"G-K Backline 115 or Ampeg BA-115"

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by P. Aaron, Nov 25, 2002.

  1. P. Aaron

    P. Aaron Supporting Member

    I'm gonna be getting a modest bass amp and have no idea what's what. I've seen these 2 but few others.

    Any comparables for no more than $600.00? The playing situations I am in are not demanding, but I want good bass to "float" the band.

    I am requesting the wit and Wisdom of all you TB'ers please.
  2. Cantstandsya


    Jul 27, 2001
    Fontana, CA
    I would go for a GK-400RB 1-15 or 2-10 combo.Riksmusic.com has some pretty good prices.
  3. dumoti


    Oct 12, 2002
    Flatlands, KS
    I'm not sure about the Ampeg, but I wouldn't get the GK Backline 1x15. I have one. The amp is alright, but the cabinet is shady -- cheaply/poorly constructed. The speaker driver in mine also died recently. :mad:
  4. Quadzilla

    Quadzilla Supporting Member

    Yeah I think that I will. AVATAR! More bang for the buck over GK (or anyone else for that matter). Quality cabs (blow the doors off of the backline crap!) for dirt cheap.