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Peavey Mark VI XP 400w

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by toddcotham, Jun 9, 2005.

  1. toddcotham


    May 12, 2005
    Lubbock, TX
    Does anybody have any specs on this amp? If you have any opinions or know anything about it I'd like to know. I found one for $275 dollars and would like to know what I'm getting for my money. Gracias.
  2. I have one.

    Check peaveys site for the manual.

    It has a compressor, chorus, graphic eq, shelving eq, crossover.
    The chorus is not very good.

    I get my tone from a sansamp. Basic amp tone is 'what you put in made louder'.

    The DDT speaker protection is useful. It runs at 2ohm fine. Its pretty powerful but I wish it dished out more sometimes.

    Story: I cleaning the fan (as it was covered in dust), but didn't put it back properly. The fan got stuck. Eventually there is a little bit of a smell in the air and the amp has cut out. Oh dear! I switched it off, sort out the fan, and then back on, worried of a blown circuit. No problems. Has worked fine ever since.

    $275 may be a little high. I got mine for 160 off ebay (but it does have a broken knob).

    You might be able to get a firebass 700 used for that much.

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