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Best compact head for 2 or 3 GS112s?

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by philthygeezer, Feb 28, 2005.

  1. philthygeezer


    May 22, 2002
    Looking for something that will drive to a 2 ohm load, sounds warm like Eden or Ampeg and is fairly small and/or light.

    Seems like the Aggies could use 300-400 watts each? :confused:

    What do you recommend?
  2. NJL


    Apr 12, 2002
    San Antonio
    iAmp 800 - will take a 2ohm load

    GK 1001-II - will take a 4ohm load
  3. Aslan


    Sep 20, 2003
    Stockholm, Sweden
    Try Eden WT-550! It can handle 2 ohm (620W), very lightweight and it sounds sooo sweet.
  4. tombowlus

    tombowlus If it sounds good, it is good Gold Supporting Member

    Apr 3, 2003
    Fremont, Ohio
    Editor-in-Chief, Bass Gear Magazine
    For 2 ohm loads, and a good bit of juice, I really like the iAMP 800.
  5. jokerjkny


    Jan 19, 2002
    NY / NJ / PHL

    you wanted Eden, there you go.

    but the iAMP is NO slouch whatsoever. besides, with something like a SIB Fatdrive, i get all the woolly drive i need.
  6. philthygeezer


    May 22, 2002

    So the IAMP is more hi-fi less warm?
  7. Quadzilla

    Quadzilla Supporting Member

    Define light? Under 20, 30, 40 lbs? I have a nice match for you on the other requirements except for possibly weight.
  8. the dude

    the dude Supporting Member

    Sep 19, 2004
  9. jokerjkny


    Jan 19, 2002
    NY / NJ / PHL
    its actually quite warm sounding. alot like how the AI Clarus or Focus is.
  10. philthygeezer


    May 22, 2002
    Under 30 is OK, under 20 is much better.
  11. lawndart


    Oct 4, 2003
    Northern NJ

    corrrect me if im wrong but isnt each cabinet 8ohms each? I use two gs112s with a Mesa Walkabout with no problem. That would be a 4om load at 150w to each cab if im not mistaken.
  12. philthygeezer


    May 22, 2002
    Yes, but 3 of them means 2.67 ohms. ;)