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Ashdown 15's

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by fatrhino, May 21, 2002.


  1. fatrhino

    fatrhino

    Jan 2, 2000
    Has anyone tried the ashdown 15's? I am looking at the ABM 115-300. It can handel 300 watts with SPL of 94dB 1W@1m. And its only 44lbs. Anyone tried this? See, I am looking for a lighter 15 thats louds and thats cheaper that the Epifani's and Bergantino's out there. Thanks.
     
  2. Johnny BoomBoom

    Johnny BoomBoom Supporting Member

    Jun 8, 2001
    Glasgow, Scotland
    Haven't tried that one, but I just bought an EB 15, the little one that puts out 130 watts. I'm absolutely amazed by it. Very loud, very compact, readily portable and great sound. I can only imagine that the 300 watt combo you speak of will be just like it, but louder, a wee bit heavier and with a few more features!
     
  3. JayAmel

    JayAmel Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Mar 3, 2002
    Carcassonne, France
    Fatrhino,

    I was lucky enough to try a few Ashdown combos these last days.

    So let's say it :

    ASHDOWN ABM COMBOS ARE KILLERS !

    My choice is an ABM-C115-500. It's a mountain of bottom-end in a light-weight amp, at what I think is a very reasonable price (approx. EUR 1800 here).

    All the best,