Club Bergantino! Let's See Those Rigs!

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by needmoney, May 10, 2007.

  1. Heck they do it all the time in the Bass forum, and ocassionally in the Amps forum so I figured why not start a thread dedicated to some of the baddest cabs out!

    None of those silly Member No's, just post your Bergantino rigs here!

    Here's my rig, the fairly popular Markbass LM-II and the Berg HT/EX-112's. The tone from the amp is great, and the cabs reproduce everything so well. Every note on every string sounds so punchy and defined, even the G string sounds full! The lows are tight, the mids are well defined, very musical, and the highs are snappy but not harsh (that tweeter is awesome!). Did I mention it's a punchy little mother?


    Let's see what all you other Berg lovers are running!
  2. View attachment 58167 Fender Bassman 300PRO > Berg. NV610 = Heaven.:hyper:

    Oh darn it's Still sideways!!! :-( it'll have to do 4 now!
  3. davelowell2

    davelowell2 Uhh... FaFaFooey is BaBaBooey... Supporting Member

    Apr 20, 2006
    My SVT and NV425 with new grill cloth.

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  4. 100_0678.jpg

    :) Freaken awesome.
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  5. Nice looking rig, davelowell2!!! :hyper:

    Here's mine:


    ART PS 4X4 Pro Power Conditioner, dbx Project 1 model 242 Parametric EQ, Brunetti "Mister B!" two-channel tube bass preamp, on top of my Bergantino IP310.

    Under the IP is a gramma pad and a small wooden stand I custom built to raise the rig up; it doubles as a box for carrying miscellaneous gear (cables, etc.). The stompbox changes channels on the Brunetti and has a mute/tune switch as well.

    FWIW, the rig sounds terrific and gets loud as hell without breaking a sweat.

    Also, I should mention that my Bergantino is one year old today. It was a (VERY BIG) surprise gift from my wife on my birthday last year.
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  6. Happy Birthday Bart
  7. Thanks, bro!

    Pictured below are not mine, but IMO were the only rigs at the recent NW GTG that sounded as good to me as my IP:


    That's "arbitrary" looking at his NV610 (left), and his Read Purity/Kern IP-777/Crest CA9/Bergantino HT 322 rig. At one point he had the HT322 rig running together with the Eden Navigator/Crest CA6/HT322 rig on the right.

    The two HT322s running together was something to behold. :eek:
  8. Bryan R. Tyler

    Bryan R. Tyler TalkBass: Usurping My Practice Time Since 2002 Staff Member Administrator Supporting Member

    May 3, 2002
    Reviewer: Bass Player Magazine
    [​IMG]Just your average BMS:

    Wish they had matching grills, but that doesn't affect the sound too mush ;)
  9. GregC

    GregC Questlove, Black Thought, Hamilton Suspended Gold Supporting Member

    Jan 19, 2007
    I like how the LMII makes those 12's look like 18's.:D
  10. Fuzzbass

    Fuzzbass P5 with overdrive Gold Supporting Member

    It says Sadowsky but it was designed by Jim Bergantino... :bag:


    I've owned many Bergantino cabinets... and like an idiot, I sold them (long story). But last week I re-bought my favorite: the NV610.
  11. tripb19

    tripb19 Camel - Camel

    Jun 18, 2005
    Melbourne, Aus
    Berg HT322 with lots of **** hanging around. Best cab eva!

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  12. brothernewt

    brothernewt Some people call me the stormtrooper of love...

    Apr 13, 2004
    Gladstone, OR
    I think it was actually the Eden > both crests > one HT322 and an NV610... but yeah, my jaw still isn't off the floor.
  13. anyonefortennis

    anyonefortennis Supporting Member

    Jun 28, 2005
    Lincoln, NE
  14. tombowlus

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

    Apr 3, 2003
    North central Ohio
    Editor-in-Chief, Bass Gear Magazine
    Okay, here we go! :D



    Not a cab, but the initial line driver prototype.


















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  15. Joelc73


    Nov 13, 2000
    New York

    You freakin' rule! That is some Berg spread you've got there.

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  16. funkyfretless


    Jan 15, 2006
    Atlanta, Ga
  17. Hey Tom
    Is that flat bed trailer what you haul your gear on to each gig? ... that is if it's not raining or snowing. Cool it doubles as a stage too. :D

    Man you must have to start loading and setting up 4-5 hours before your gigs with all that gear .. it's cool that you use it all .. really.
  18. SteveC

    SteveC Moderator Staff Member

    Nov 12, 2004
    NE ND
    Tom - what are your thoughts on that Carvin B800 head?
  19. OK, Tom has officially trumped us all.

    Glad I got my pathetic pic of my Brunetti/IP310 up before the tsunami of cab pics from Mr. B. hit the shore. :p
  20. jokerjkny


    Jan 19, 2002
    NY / NJ / PHL

    holy crap.. :eek:

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