1. Please take 30 seconds to register your free account to remove most ads, post topics, make friends, earn reward points at our store, and more!  
    TalkBass.com has been uniting the low end since 1998.  Join us! :)

Driver recommendation for a 6x10"

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by jock, Aug 22, 2003.

  1. jock


    Jun 7, 2000
    Stockholm, Sweden
    I wanna build a 610 cab. I want it to sound punchy, aggresive but warm, not muddy. Almost like Ampeg but not as muddy and more fullrange. Kind of like the old Mesa EV equipped cabs.
    What kind of drivers would you recommend?
    I´d also like to keep the cab as compact as possible (round 160 litres).
  2. jock


    Jun 7, 2000
    Stockholm, Sweden
    How about the Eminence Delta 10 as used in those Avatar cabs?
    I know it won´t go really low but I only play 4-strings pop/rock.
    It only needs 88 litres tuned to 66Hz (SBB4 ported).
    What do you think?
    I will probably use an Aphex big bottom to ad some psycho acoustic lows.:cool:
  3. Eric Moesle

    Eric Moesle

    Sep 21, 2001
    Columbus OH
    If you're considering Eminence Delta's, you might also want to consider the Eminence Deltalite series, which are pretty much the same, but use neodymium magnets which are only a small fraction of the weight. You'd end up having one kick-ass sounding, lightweight 6x10 cab!
  4. jock


    Jun 7, 2000
    Stockholm, Sweden
    Yes, I have considered them but they cost twice as much and need a much bigger cab. Otherwise I would go for it.:bawl: