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lets see your combo amps!

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by Freaky Fender, Sep 21, 2002.

  1. Sorry, my digital camera just got fixed, and i'm on a roll...

    Here, we see my "precious" B-158 ampeg "ooooooooh... aaaaaaaaaahhhh"[​IMG]
  2. and here, we see my first ever amp, and my personal favorite, the vox "oooooooh... aaaaaah.."


    ok, i'm done for the night..
  3. ...
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  5. Ívar Þórólfsson

    Ívar Þórólfsson Mmmmmm... Supporting Member

    Apr 9, 2001
    Kopavogur, Iceland
    400w Yorkville amp with 15" Celestion speaker.

  6. notduane


    Nov 24, 2000
    my 117 pound "combo" :p

  7. wave hi to your great grandpa 158! :D

    seriously ND, how much of your life savings did you suck out for that beauty?
  8. notduane


    Nov 24, 2000
    oy! that was like...*counts on fingers*...3 years ago :oops:

    I think it was a little over $1300 at a Garland, TX shop that starts
    with a an "S" ;). I remember there was like a 2 or 3 month wait.

    I went with the "S" shop over the other Garland shop ("LM" :rolleyes: )
    not only because of a better deal, but because of that obnoxious
    sales-twit at LM :mad:.
  9. BryanB

    BryanB Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    The B-15R is a really great amp. It has all the vintage vibe of the originals plus better range and dyanimcs. It handles active basses and low B's with ease. I picked up this one in mint condition with a custom padded cover for $750. I consider that a steal.

  10. James Hart

    James Hart

    Feb 1, 2002
    Endorsing Artist: see profile
    this is the vintage of the first amp I owned. I got it in 1980ish and ditched it way too cheaply in 1995 or so.

  11. James Hart

    James Hart

    Feb 1, 2002
    Endorsing Artist: see profile
    then after my 4003 and biamp rig got swiped at a gig in 1989 I picked one of these up for $100 (I liked it alot... replaced it with my last rig of an AMP head and 2 BagEnd cabs)


    I'm shopping for an Ashdown combo now (but the pignose tube combo looks interesting)

  12. Lo-Z, where do you find your stuff?!?! all i find is crap in rhode island!!
  13. LarryJ

    LarryJ banned

    Dec 12, 1999
    Encino, CA (LA)
    THIS...sits on top of a Diesel 1 x15 cabinet.
    It is used w/ a NE-1 p.e. to smooth out the mids-
    Its soundsVERY good!
  14. Jason Carota

    Jason Carota

    Mar 1, 2002
    Lowell, MA
    Here is my Super Redhead.
  15. Here it is kb15.
  16. BryanB

    BryanB Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    I found it in New Haven, Connnecticut at GGuitars. I went there to try out a bass. Chris, the owner, rolled this into the amp room while I was there. I thought it was new. He said he just took it on a trade. He hadn't even tried it. So I tested it. I walked, (rolled), out with a new bass and amp. This thing rocks.
  17. Here's the best one yet: :D


  18. pmkelly

    pmkelly Supporting Member

    Nov 28, 2000
    Kansas City, MO
    My humble entry....


    works great for me at home!

  19. Nick man

    Nick man

    Apr 7, 2002
    Tampa Bay


    I almost did that with my home made 2-15 except I would have mounted my Hartke head in it instead of a seperate pre and power amp.

  20. Yep, I'm lucky that it just sits in one place for a church gig. It's heavy as lead. 50 tube Watts through some Altec Lansing 421A's in a partitioned and sealed cabinet is perfect for a low volume gig.


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