Official Sunn Owners / Lovers Club

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by L.A. Moore, Apr 30, 2008.

  1. Sorado71

    Sorado71 Sunn since 1971! Supporting Member

    Sep 9, 2010
    St. Louis, Mo.
    The Sunn Transducers in my 1971 Sorado cab are CTS, I believe. I’ll check later when I’m home.
  2. bassclef112

    bassclef112 Supporting Member

    Sep 2, 2003
    New York City, NY
    Nice rig!! I have a '68 1000S -same head with vibrato, reverb and a guitar voiced pre.
    We played Fire Island on an outdoor gig many years ago and my GK was kaput. I dragged that 1000S out of storage and put it on my Aguilar GS212. Between the brown power we got on the dock, everything on the amp dimed and my Status active MK maxed, it was the closest I ever got to Pappallardi's tone. No pedals, no processing, just everything working as hard as it can. I've never duplicated that set of circumstances, but man, that was a treat.
  3. Did you use the 4 ohm tap?
  4. bassclef112

    bassclef112 Supporting Member

    Sep 2, 2003
    New York City, NY
    After some years of use it finally gave up the ghost and went into storage. I finally conscripted my boyhood friend (who was there when I traded 2 Dynaco 60-watt monoblocks for it) and has since become a builder himself to resurrect it, which he did. New caps, tubes, 3-prong etc and he provided 3 speaker outs: 4 Ohm, 8 Ohm and a 16 Ohm for any guitar player using it down the road.
    I wish I could use it more.
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  5. isaac42


    Apr 13, 2003
  6. isaac42


    Apr 13, 2003
    Oh? Why's that?
  7. Same reason I wouldn’t buy a customized 78 Buick.
  8. OldSoulDownLow


    Apr 12, 2020
    Just came upon the Sunn Lovers Club. Here's my Beta Bass 1X15. It's a back breaker for sure but sounds pretty great. Bought it brand new some 40 years ago now. Are numbers still being given out? Would like one if they're available. Thanks IMG_0796-a-denoise.jpg
  9. Lammchop93

    Lammchop93 Supporting Member

    Feb 4, 2007
    Louisville, KY
    can anyone here give me comparisons between a Sunn300T and an Ampeg V4B reissue?
  10. #66 just checking in. Crazy times these days. I hope you all are O.K. I Put some "top" boxes on my Wall of Boom. 15" JBL D-15S, similar to the D-130f are loaded in and powered by the 200S. Full treble. Enjoy the view. Please vote this November, thank you. Peace and Happiness to all. 20200720_120142.jpg
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  11. And for my Dead Head friends, the lighter side of Sunn. showtime.JPG
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  12. Those Sunns are glorious alone, how about strapping them all together on a 100’ stage!!
  13. Sorado71

    Sorado71 Sunn since 1971! Supporting Member

    Sep 9, 2010
    St. Louis, Mo.
    I don't seem to have writen down my Sunn club number. Any suggestions on how to find it? Thanks. IMG_9179 flash.JPG Sunnwall - 2006.JPG
  14. D.M.N.

    D.M.N. (O)))) Supporting Member

    Oct 6, 2008
    Los Angeles, CA

    From the last updated list:

    1 L.A. Moore
    2 RHFusillo
    3 superbassman2000
    4 Oren Hudson
    5 ryco
    6 j.a.e.r.i.p
    7 lbanks
    8 amos
    9 Ken R
    10 Dennis Kong
    11 RandyMolson
    12 spellcaster
    13 Stumbo
    14 Will!!!
    15 The 0x
    16 Metal Matt
    17 Fishheadjoe
    18 ogrossman
    19 Rathead123
    20 Mojo-Man
    21 bassteban
    22 lowbass68
    23 xampworshipx
    24 Scottgun
    25 the mojo hobo
    26 no1likesme
    27 dangerkirk
    28 JimB52
    29 bk2mono
    30 johnk_10
    31 Chowderboots
    32 bigntasty
    33 knw
    34 Jaybird1969
    35 savit260
    36 busapilot911
    37 xjeremiahx
    38 Gopherbassist
    39 riotriot
    40 Pilgrim
    41 rcubed
    42 D.M.N.
    43 Mudfuzz
    44 KramerBassFan
    45 volvO)))
    46 kencasino
    47 macserv
    48 Liten
    49 thunderbird32
    50 MarshallLaw
    51 grimniggzy
    52 PJMiDi
    53 brendanford512
    54 chanson
    55 edbass
    56 froggenhoffen
    57 DavidLopezJr
    58 bobostein
    59 Mr. Jiggy Fly
    60 the byronic man
    61 OneWayPunk
    62 mc_muench
    63 Immo
    64 j_archuleta
    65 chillerthanmost
    66 Sunnmon
    67 mcsquared
    68 Sorado71
    69 anderbass
    70 funkytoe
    71 heavybrother
    72 Llwyt
    73 subbasshz
    74 map34157
    75 Niff
    76 sludgelord3000
    77 EvilJekyll
    78 drewfunk
    79 Mattbass6945
    80 Coreymcd22
    81 John 3:16
    82 Bassclef112
    83 Matt_Mcgivney
    84 Isaac42
    85 Ric428
    86 SeattleSunn
    87 SkeevenMac
    88 BlkHeli
    89 edwinhurwitz
    90 philvanv
    91 sizzle
    92 Seaweed
    93 Rogerinoly
    94 Nativetrash
    95 kkroger
    96 Bray101
    97 Fuzzonaut
    98 Drewfunk
    99 Nikdea
    100 P-oddz
    101 Dubsly
    102 Zisme
    103 opivy3056
    104 SiberianHusky
    105 jhb138
    106 P-oddz
    107 Big Kahuna

    If any newer posters want a number, please request or just PM me, it's easiest to keep track of who wants one and who's just showing off their kit that way!
  15. Sorado71

    Sorado71 Sunn since 1971! Supporting Member

    Sep 9, 2010
    St. Louis, Mo.
    Thanks, DMN!
  16. OldSoulDownLow


    Apr 12, 2020
    Hello DMN…could I please get a number? See profile of my Beta Bass Combo that I bought new some 40 years ago. Thanks!
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