EBS Fafner vs Thunderfunk

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by jock, Jan 9, 2006.

  1. jock


    Jun 7, 2000
    Stockholm, Sweden
    Has anyone played both (or EBS HD350)?
    How do they compare soundwise and is one much louder into 8 ohms?
  2. bugbass


    Apr 8, 2004
    I have not played the Thunderfunk, but if you want something loud i 8 ohms, you better look somewhere else than the Fafner(or TD350/650).
  3. I've owned the EBSHD350, 650 and currently own the TF550. All great heads. I have not played any of these heads into an 8ohm cab, but the TF was definitely loudest of the 3 into 4 ohms (and also has the highest power rating). I found the EBS heads very hi fi.... wonderful sizzle but never could seem to warm them up. I was very unimpressed with the 650... big (three rack spaces), but relatively underpowered into 4ohms, much less 8.

    The EBS350 is a 'loud' 350 watts and is great sounding, especially if you are a slapper, but the TF is a loud 500 watts! I find the TF more 'plug and play', and capable of more warmth and mid punch.