Pre or After?

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by Thunder_Fingers, Nov 10, 2004.

  1. Thunder_Fingers


    Jun 24, 2004
    i just got an new((or old..), used trace elliot combo, and now i started to wonder if it is an pre gibson amp, cause all i can find about the 715 combo amp, it says that it have Compressors, and mine dont have that..its also look rather old..

    i love it, but i just wondered about this...

    thanks ;)
  2. Thunder_Fingers


    Jun 24, 2004
    it says Series 6 on it.. if that help, i think its full name would be "Trace elliot Series 6 715".. and it have an exit for phones (how many 150 watt amps have that? :confused: )
  3. genderblind

    genderblind Supporting Member

    Oct 21, 2004
    Trace Series Six were in the line during the late 80's, and very early 90's, before the SMX range which lasted until the Gibsonization of 1998.
    I have noticed that a lot of existing stock made before the transition went out to shops after Gibson took over, so sometimes the line can be a bit blurry as to what is preferable.
    You have a fine combo!!!
  4. xb100


    Mar 24, 2004
    NH, In
    Does trace elliot even have a website anymore? I type in and it takes me to gibson's website and i cant find any trace stuff?