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Good PA

Discussion in 'Band Management [BG]' started by FeTiS, Nov 24, 2002.

  1. i wasn't sure if this is the right forum, and if needs to be moved i'm sorry...

    but anyway, i need a good mixing board that is self powered and afforable. i only need about 6 channels, but it needs to be loud enough to be heard over Marshall stacks and a loud drummer. any suggestions? thanks
  2. whats your budget?...Mackie 808s or 808m are nice powered mixers loaded with features and sound real nice..competetivly priced with others in it's class,and I think they make a 6 channel version too,but I don't think it's as powerful as the 808.good luck on your quest....
  3. i'm looking in the range of 600-1000 canadian(about 400-650 american)
  4. unfortunately the Mackie is a little more than your lookin to spend.so I would look at Yamaha,Fender,Peavey or look in the used market.maybe you can find a Mackie..happy hunting..:)
  5. I had a Samson that treated me good.
    Affordable as well.
  6. Getting over guitar stacks is easiest by turning the stacks down. Your average set of vocal PA speakers simply cannot keep up with stadium rigs. "It's rock man!" is a crock.
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  7. buldog5151bass

    buldog5151bass Kibble, milkbones, and P Basses. And redheads.

    Oct 22, 2003
    Should be lots of powered mixers out there used. The Carvin 8 channel is $499. Lots of similar stuff.
  8. modulusman

    modulusman Banned

    Jan 18, 2004
    Gee nothing like responding to a thread that is 12 years old.
  9. mellowinman

    mellowinman Free Man

    Oct 19, 2011
    To a guy who last posted 9 years ago.
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  10. NoxNoctus

    NoxNoctus The Crushinator

    May 9, 2004
    Annapolis, MD
    Eh. It's really not that bad on this forum. It's still relevant, and fits perfectly in with the Daily "What's the best distortion pedal", "What's the best string" threads.
  11. sevenyearsdown

    sevenyearsdown Supporting Member

    Jan 29, 2008
    Sanborn, NY
  12. BassCliff


    May 17, 2012
    So. Cal.

    What's the best Carvin for metal?

    Thank you for your indulgence,

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  13. Or better yet, what is the best metal for Carvin?
  14. BassCliff


    May 17, 2012
    So. Cal.

    Will I break anything if I ask "What is the best metal for metal?"

    I'm always afraid I'll melt the internet if I Google "google". What. Question04. Question04.

    Thank you for your indulgence,

  15. mellowinman

    mellowinman Free Man

    Oct 19, 2011
    I highly suspect you have watched British comedy beyond Monty Python.
  16. Like, Benny Hill? Great show. Always love the scenery.

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