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Any more Genz Benz info.??

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by akimbo, Nov 6, 2004.

  1. akimbo


    Nov 5, 2004
    Especially gbe 500h amp and 4x10 xb2 cabinet? Experience, etc?
  2. main_sale


    Apr 26, 2004
    Cape Cod
    I've had the 4x10 cabinet for some time and I like it alot. it is loud and goes real deep. It is built like a tank and is heavy. It has been absolutely reliable. However, because of its weight and size I'm looking at moving toward two 1x12 cabinets for ease of transport.
  3. davepack

    davepack Supporting Member

    Jun 16, 2004
    Denver, CO
    I'm using the GBE 600 as my main head, and I think it sounds great. The 2 blendable preamps makes it very versatile. With the tube pre, it's a very warm growly sound. With the fet pre, you can dial in a modern sound. Blend them and it's a think, warm, deep, hi-fi, sound...heh.
    The pre's are all foot-switchable, along with a bass boost, treble boost, and mid scoop. It works very well if you need to change your sound mid-song.
  4. akimbo


    Nov 5, 2004
    Also, I haven't seen genz-benz around very much. I have never seen another bass player in person use one. Are they a small company, new company?