Bragging on my LMII

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by ZonGuy, Feb 4, 2009.

  1. ZonGuy


    Sep 2, 2007
    I have a rehearsal later tonite close to where I work.

    I carried my bass and LMII (in a back pack) about 4 city blocks to work this morning rather than leave it in the car.

    Try that with an SVT.
  2. Tony G

    Tony G

    Jan 20, 2006
    Yes, I love the convenience of my LMII, and considering how great the amp sounds I consider it the best or at least near best bass gear purchase I've made.
  3. Spinal Tapper

    Spinal Tapper

    Nov 15, 2007
    I tried the LMII yestedday, but I ended up going with the R500 - I wanted something that would fit in my rack case - and to be honest, I'm amazed at how light it is as well - when I picked it up to screw it in the rack case, it felt about the approximate weight of my DVD player - which is damn light! Go Markbass :cool:
  4. RHFusillo

    RHFusillo Supporting Member

    Mar 20, 2000
    Phoenix, AZ
    You gave me a mental image of a guy pushing a refrigerator cabinet down Louisiana Street.
  5. Freddels

    Freddels Musical Anarchist

    Apr 7, 2005
    Sutton, MA
    and through the tunnels. :D
  6. ZonGuy


    Sep 2, 2007
    Bob, thanks for selling it to me. The gig is the HeartBeats. I'm currently on the 38th floor if you feel like dropping by. Relocating to ____ next month due to re-focusing of priorities with changing economic climate (35th floor?, Australia? Angola?, Nigeria? Kazakhstan? - we'll see.)
  7. dannybuoy


    Aug 3, 2005
    You joke, but there is a guy on here (I forget his name) that used to haul a Mesa 400+ and 8x10 on the subway!
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  9. DanielleMuscato


    Jun 19, 2004
    Columbia, Missouri, USA
    Endorsing Artist, Schroeder Cabinets
    Yep! Love my LMII.
  10. JimmyM


    Apr 11, 2005
    Apopka, FL
    Endorsing: Yamaha, Ampeg, Line 6, EMG
    Love the LMII...used it last night because it was outside and cold and I wanted to get out in a hurry, and one thing you can't do with a Fliptop is get out of a gig in a hurry.

    I'd still take an SVT or Fliptop over it any day of the week, but there's no denying how amazing the LMII is. If I was more into the SS sound, there's no way I'd look at anything else but mini-amps. They sound better and are way smaller IMHO.
  11. RHFusillo

    RHFusillo Supporting Member

    Mar 20, 2000
    Phoenix, AZ
    It doesn't seem like long ago that my B-15 was the best option for getting in and out of gigs quickly.
  12. JimmyM


    Apr 11, 2005
    Apopka, FL
    Endorsing: Yamaha, Ampeg, Line 6, EMG
    Just waiting for the amp to cool down enough takes a good 5 minutes. And I can't flip it in less than 2 minutes without screwing something up. That's 7 minutes of my life I'll never get back. Sometimes it's totally worth it. An outdoor gig in 45 degree weather isn't one of those times ;)
  13. Selta


    Feb 6, 2002
    Pacific Northwet
    Total fanboi of: Fractal Audio, AudiKinesis Cabs, Dingwall basses
    Cart with big wheels = win. Unless you have to get on a subway. That takes a bit more work, but is still doable, and you have nothing to carry at all.
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