Did i blow a speaker?

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by orskard, Oct 23, 2004.

  1. orskard


    Mar 17, 2004
    Hey. i have a avatar 2x10 with a peavey mark IV, and ive been using it for over a year and now its been giving me problems. it makes a little crackle noise, its gotten worse lately.here is what ive narrowed it down to...

    I recently broke my tone knob
    I was runing the head flat out into the cab, so i know i could have hurt it
    One of my cables its bad

    i only have one bass, and one head, so i cant really swap and try new ones.

    any ideas?
  2. IvanMike

    IvanMike Player Characters fear me... Staff Member Supporting Member

    Nov 10, 2002
    Middletown CT, USA
    the cord and the possibly blown speaker are good ideas, as is faulty electronics in your bass. Unfortunately none of us are divine, so you have to schlep you gear to a store so you can try it with other gear to find out what's broken.