peavey firebass or hartke 4000

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by jackson0321, Nov 22, 2001.

  1. Luis Fabara

    Luis Fabara

    Aug 13, 2000
    Ecuador (South America)
    Audio Pro - Ecuador
  2. Matthias


    May 30, 2000
    Vienna, Austria
    Hartke 4000

    I was very close to get this one, but than I got a good deal on a used H&K BassBase400.
    I also tested the Peavey and immediately deleted it from my list. No offence to Peavey owners - that's just MY taste.

    A maybe not unimportant advantage of the Peavey though is it's ability to drive a 2Ohms load - this gives your more flexibilty in choosing cabs (in the future?)
    Regarding power rating, I've heard that the Peaveys are a bit overrated.

    BTW you really have to decide this for yourself - YOU have to be happy with your choice.

  3. Ryan L.

    Ryan L. Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Aug 7, 2000
    West Fargo, ND
  4. Captain Awesome

    Captain Awesome

    Apr 2, 2001
    I was wondering the same thing, and I thought... maybe reasons would be nice... Otherwise it's kind of like... well, a poll. :D
  5. I.'.I.'.Nakoa

    I.'.I.'.Nakoa Guest

    Aug 10, 2000
    Fort Worth.
  6. Dan Muller

    Dan Muller Guest

    Sep 28, 2001
    Baltimore, Maryland
    firebass- peaveys are built much better than hartkes.
  7. CrawlingEye

    CrawlingEye Member

    Mar 20, 2001
    Easton, Pennsylvania

    Same. :)
  8. Jeffrey A-Bomb

    Jeffrey A-Bomb Drink Coffee & Destroy Supporting Member

    Oct 14, 2000
    Silver Spring, MD
  9. FIREBASS! No doubt about it. Reliable, good sound, and good price.