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Gk800 20 years old and still singing

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by Fingerman, Apr 1, 2003.

  1. I've got a 83 gk800 still like new and never given me any grief,any other happy 800 users .what different cabs have you matched up with? I'm going back to the ampeg 810 sounds great with the 800. Ciao
  2. abaguer


    Nov 27, 2001
    Milford, NJ
    Mine is also an 83. Bought brand new back then. I've only had one problem in 20 years and it was because I had it in a soft case that wasn't ventilated, so it got too hot and some repairs had to be made. I use a Walter Woods now and the GK maybe see's one gig a year when I have to do a street fair or something I don't want to drag the woods to. For 10 years I used it with a bi-ampable BFI cabinet that had 2-10s and an 18 in one enclosure. It sounded great in the 80s.