And so, it begins...

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by Microbass, Feb 7, 2005.

  1. Moouahwhahahaa! After many, many frustrating weeks of not having just that extra bit of dosh to spend on an amp, and MANY MANY auctions lost... I have finally ripped myself off, and won..

    A Trace. Elliot. AH250 GP12SMX head. Mmmm < creams >.

    It's a funny story how I ripped myself off... I had only meant to bid 360. Ha. I entered 630 and didnt bother to check! :crying:

    So, I'm paying £420 shipped for the head. All I need now is a 2x10 or a 4x10 and or a 15 Trace enclosure with original speaker and im SPENT!

    I freakin' love Trace. ;)

    The downside, is that it's a tolexed head, but I can easily carpet it myself with help from ma' pah.

    i#m so excited.. uh huh, uh huh, i wantcho, i wantchuuu. :hyper:
  2. IvanMike

    IvanMike Player Characters fear me... Staff Member Supporting Member

    Nov 10, 2002
    Middletown CT, USA
    dude, dont bother carpeting it - it's a head.
    that will be a lot louder than your typical 250 watt head. IIRC.
    have fun.
  3. oh i KNOW it will be louder! its a 530 watt peak! woot. Ive been playing thru a gp12 4x10 combo for gigs for a while, but now the band is picking up, im buying my own trace rig ;)

    i had originally planned on getting a 500 watt head (mwuahahah) but both auctions have slipped from within my budget! doh! :bawl:

    i can't wait to get this thing tho. :hyper:
  4. Kelly Lee

    Kelly Lee Yeah, I'm a guy! Supporting Member

    Feb 17, 2004
    Marana, AZ, USA
    I know how you feel man, I love my Trace! The SMX line is absolutely awesome tone wise. Congrats and enjoy!

    I made me a another Trace purchase last night, a Quatra-valve 200 watt all tube head! :hyper:
  5. Yeh, Trace is awesome. mmmm. I'm hoping to get a 2x10 and then later add a 15! However, a 4x10 is acceptable.... :hyper:
  6. inazone


    Apr 20, 2003
    ditto :bassist: