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Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by spalka621, Nov 27, 2005.

  1. spalka621


    Jul 26, 2005
    Sioux Falls, SD
    Can it ever be safe to run vocals through bass cabs, because the speakers we usually use for the pa broke and we have abolutly no money.
  2. billfitzmaurice

    billfitzmaurice Commercial User

    Sep 15, 2004
    New Hampshire
    Owner, Bill Fitzmaurice Loudspeaker Design
    It will be safe but it won't sound good. Be nice, maybe Santa will help.
  3. If your bass cab has tweets or mids it might not sound too bad. I used my EA's for stereo speakers once at a party, they sounded pretty good. And my regular stereo spkrs were JBL's, I'm very fussy about that.

    But EA's are considered "hi-fi" cabs, pretty full range and relatively flat response.

    What kind of bass cabs are you using? Brand and configuration matter, like a 4x10, 2x15, does it have midrange drivers, tweeters, etc?

  4. spalka621


    Jul 26, 2005
    Sioux Falls, SD
    im using gk backlines a 1x15 and a 2x10,and they dont have tweeters.
  5. It won't hurt anything. As far as sound goes, well, it will sound better than no amp at all. :D
  6. spalka621


    Jul 26, 2005
    Sioux Falls, SD
    yeah, well have the bassiest vocals around
  7. David Vega

    David Vega

    Aug 28, 2002
    Puerto Rico
    my lead singel blow a speaker on my Peavey TNT115!!.
    After some time of use, my bass start sound distorted. I replaced with a Black widow

    sorry for the bad news, be carefull