new head.

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by mebusdriver, Dec 27, 2001.

  1. bought my first head today. it's an swr 4004 working man series. give me some input on what you think about these things. almost got an ampeg svt. but for 50 more i got 50 more watts. it's a lot louder. need to know something about their stability and how long they stay in good shape. appreciate any replys.
  2. Good score...the WM series of SWR amps are fine, although they don't share the tube preamp of their other models.
    And they last forever...literally. Never seen or heard of an SWR (myself) cooking. Some earlier SWR heads used to get pretty hot, but survived nonetheless.
  3. Freakapotamus9


    Jun 20, 2001
    i owned an swr wm15. very reliable. i loved the tone. i cant tell ya much on how long they last cuz i didnt have mine too long, but i bought it mint and i sold it mint. theyre good amps overall, congrats on your new head.

  4. yo dude !

    see.. i got one too !


    these heads rock.. they're verry rich of lower mids.
    i've had this baby for about 5 months now and i'm VERY satisfied with it.

    rock on !
  5. If you prefer the hifi sound of SWR thats a great choice, but i personally would have got the SVT it is a great amp for those who love that smooth ampeg tone