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Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by [dfire]knight, May 10, 2002.


  1. [dfire]knight

    [dfire]knight

    Mar 30, 2002
    bend, or
    i am upgrading my beater hartke 30watt bass amp. but my options are limited (its my b-day in about a month so my parants cant spend to much) they gave me a price of $300 max for my b-day so.

    carvin pb-100-15 100watt bass amp with 15inch speaker

    ashdown eletric blue 130watt- 12inch speaker.

    thanks
     
  2. steve-o

    steve-o Guest

    Apr 17, 2002
    either is good
    i responded so other people will respond
     
  3. JayAmel

    JayAmel Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Mar 3, 2002
    Carcassonne, France
    Very personal opinion : in this range of price, I'd go Ashdown...

    The few Carvins I heard never thrilled me. An Ashdown once did (it was an ABM, though).

    All the best,
     
  4. I have that particular Ashdown, and it's a quality combo. Quality and powerful little amp. Handles my low B very very well for such a small speaker and low wattage. The only thing i dont like is the styling.

    sim
     
  5. ndjx

    ndjx

    Oct 26, 2001
    MN
    Although I have the Carvin PB100-15 I would get the Ashdown in your case because the more watts you have the better.