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Bergantino nv115/markbass tte

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by scuoco, Feb 25, 2014.


  1. scuoco

    scuoco

    Jun 3, 2009
    Boston
    Anyone out there ever play through a Markbass tte 500 and a Bergantino NV 115? Does that amp have enough juice to push a sealed cab like that??
     
  2. Shappo

    Shappo

    Apr 28, 2010
    Bump - I'm interested to hear about this combo.
     
  3. phishaholik

    phishaholik Supporting Member

    Aug 20, 2005
    Portland, Oregon
    While I have never played that amp, my guess would be no. I've read that the nv115 wants an honest 400 to 500 watts into 8 ohms. I played a tonehammer through an nv115. I switched from a cn212 and the results were staggering. It went from very loud and punchy to a huge drop in volume and almost no low end. That cab need some power to open up.

    I bet the TTE 800 would push it much better.


    Michael
     
  4. Tim1

    Tim1

    Sep 9, 2005
    New Zealand
    I have an NV115 and a Markbass SA450 (basically an LM2 with a few extra bells and whistles). While I love the NV115 I definitely do not like the combination with the Markbass, it lacks the punch and character which is normally such a strength of the Berg. While both are great products individually, I would describe the combination as bland.
     
  5. Shappo

    Shappo

    Apr 28, 2010
    Interesting replies. I thought it would have been an excellent combination.
    Anyway, thanks for the heads up.