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Good G-K Backline Half Stack Deal at MF

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by Nedmundo, Oct 28, 2005.

  1. Nedmundo

    Nedmundo Supporting Member

    Jan 7, 2005
  2. tplyons


    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    GK recently upgraded both head and cab to handle more power. Closeout on a nice 125W rig.

    If you need more power, I suggest buying seperate the Backline 600 (300W) for the price of this whole rig.
  3. bbg280


    Oct 28, 2005
    Guitar player here & was looking at this rig for basement jamming (classic rock). Is it a good match for this gear:

    les paul w / deluxe reverb ri 22 watts
    (I also use an attenuator to cut the volume)

    Drummer has a roland session kit with
    Roland KC-150 Amp

    I have a 100 watt PA

    Other guitarists bring 25 - 50 watt solid state amps.

    Seems like a great deal.
    I don't own a bass yet.
  4. Nedmundo

    Nedmundo Supporting Member

    Jan 7, 2005
    It should be fine for basement jamming, but that depends on how loud you play and the acoustics of the room. If it's a dead room and you crank the guitars, maybe not. My current band rehearses in a very dead space, and I'm surprised how much juice it takes. To get an idea, go try a Backline 115 combo. That's a similar (if not the same) amp with a 1x15". If that would be enough, this rig will work.
  5. cheezewiz

    cheezewiz Supporting Member

    Mar 27, 2002
    For home practice, why not? That's not a bad deal at all. I have one of the Backline 2/10 cabs for home practice. It isn't a gigworthy cab, but for what I needed, and the price, it can't be beat.
  6. bbg280


    Oct 28, 2005
    I will try to get over to GC today & check it out.