Ampeg B1

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by John Webb, Oct 11, 2011.


  1. John Webb

    John Webb Guest

    Apr 20, 2006
    I recently recorded a demo using an old B1 amp at a local studio.

    The number of controls/settings available was a bit overwhelming but the recording from the DI sounded great.

    I wonder if this amp was made specifically for recording and why it isn't made anymore.

    It was an interesting piece, I wish I could have taken it home to play with for a while.

    Small but heavy like a stack of bricks.
     
  2. solodb

    solodb

    Jun 3, 2011
    British Columbia
    IIRC, the B1 suffered from overheating and was later reissued as the B1R which included a fan?
     
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