i need help with this combo stuff

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by ratamahatta, Jun 30, 2004.

  1. ratamahatta

    ratamahatta Guest

    Sep 8, 2003
    ok i want to put together a combo, but im only just about 16 (jul 4) so i dont have a lot of money to throw around i fou these......


    Hartke VX215 Bass Cabinet with HF Driver (500 Watts, 2x15 in.)

    340 bucks

    Hartke Model 410TP Transporter Series Bass Cabinet

    300 bucks

    [​IMG] Behringer BX3000T Ultrabass Bass Amplifier Head (300 Watts)
    230 bucks

    or this

    [​IMG] Hartke Model 2000 Bass Amplifier Head
    240 bucks used, but only 200 watts

    idk which head, i need assistance. Would one of those heads even be ably to powere those cabs?

    which looks better?

    :help: :help: :hyper: :help: :help:
  2. ratamahatta

    ratamahatta Guest

    Sep 8, 2003

    this is 320 bones but has 400 watts over the previous 3 and isn't built to be portable.
  3. josh_m


    May 5, 2004
    Davie, Fl
    The VX and Transporter/XL cabs sound very different, I suggest playing through each of them to see which you like more if you are set on hartke. Also, a 2x15" will sound differant than a 4x10". Are you planning on both the 2x15" and a 4x10"? I suggest starting with one or the other, than adding or changing as you need. The 3500 can be had for $300 used and I really have yet to hear a bad thing about it.
  4. ratamahatta

    ratamahatta Guest

    Sep 8, 2003
    i was gunna do both the 215 and the 410

    or maybe i should just use a 115 and a 410


    and i dont care what the brand is, the cabs i found all happened to be hartke.