1. Please take 30 seconds to register your free account to remove most ads, post topics, make friends, earn reward points at our store, and more!  
    TalkBass.com has been uniting the low end since 1998.  Join us! :)

good power amp around 500 watts?

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by ErikKrueger, Nov 4, 2002.

  1. just like the name of this thread asks, what is a good power amp around 500 watts?? it would be cool if it is 1 rack space high, but 2 will do also, suggestions will be greatly appreciated.

  2. 500 watts into what load? 8-4-2 ohms??:confused:
  3. Brooks


    Apr 4, 2000
    Middle East
    There's a Carvin 1000W Power Amp on BassGear right now going for $300 if I remember right.
  4. vivaknoxvegas

    vivaknoxvegas El Duderino Gold Supporting Member

    May 6, 2002
    Knoxville, TN
    Ashdown makes a sweet 500 W head.
  5. jasonbraatz


    Oct 18, 2000
    Oakland, CA
    why buy a 500 watt amp when the DCM1000 is $400 bucks?
  6. carvin DPC 1000 (369 + shipping ) 700 watts bridged into 8 ohms
    QSC RMX 1400 (399 + shipping) 900 into 8 ohms bridged.
    Stewart 1.2 bout same as QSC accept 1 rack space and only 11 lbs. around $600
    I was considering these 3 when I ended up buying the Carvin.

Share This Page