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Changed the face-plate on my old 115...

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by Gabu, Feb 11, 2002.

  1. Gabu


    Jan 2, 2001
    Lake Elsinore, CA
    Now it's a 210. :p


    I painted the face red so it would look nifty when lights shine on it. It's tuned to 41hz. I just need to put some casters on it and I will have it for my portable rig.

    I have been planning on matching a GK RCB200 with it... But I haven't seen any up for sale on ebay. :( So I am now looking at some other 100 to 200 watt heads.

    Some possibles:

    Ampeg B2R
    Peavey Delta
    Fender M80
    GK 400RB
    Peavey Mark IV

    These are all amps I have not heard yet, and since this is my project to kinda toy around with... I may buy and sell several of these while I look for a cool match to my new cab.

    Thanks for checking it out! :)
  2. rllefebv


    Oct 17, 2000
    Newberg, Oregon
    I hear ya Gabu... I'm kinda lookin' for a head in a similar wattage... I've seen a few Ampeg V-4's like I used to have, (lately I've had a thing for past equipment...), and while these are rated at 100W, they're heavy and LOUD!!! I've recently used my gear allotment on a piece of personal history so it's going to be awhile before I latch onto a V-4...

    your cab looks cool by the way...

  3. Gabu


    Jan 2, 2001
    Lake Elsinore, CA
    Thanks very much!

    That's an awesome thread! Did you remember to give your wifey that hickey?
  4. notduane


    Nov 24, 2000
    Cool beans you nut :D. I'd like to see Norm Abrams do better.

    On the "inexpensive" side (even new), there's the Pignose B100V-H.
    It's the Oinker's first foray into all-tube bass amps. I run mine through
    an SWR Workingman's 2x10. It ain't bad. Miss Piggy can get LOUD.
    Gets a wacky "nasal honk" through that SWR. There's one on eBay
    for ~$350. Brand-spankin' new, you can get one for around $400 at
    http://www.doctormusic.net (free shippin').
  5. rllefebv


    Oct 17, 2000
    Newberg, Oregon
    I tried... she said she'd be sure to remember to gimme a black eye! :D