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Question about fEARful, fEARless, nEARful

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by otto B, Dec 9, 2013.


  1. otto B

    otto B Supporting Member

    Dec 17, 2007
    Fort Bliss Texas
    what's the difference between fEARful, fEARless, nEARful?
     
  2. jumblemind

    jumblemind I also answer to Bryan Supporting Member

    Aug 27, 2011
    Knoxville
    There are people way more knowledgeable that will chime in on this, but in layman's terms:
    fEARful are Greenboy bass cab designs that anyone can use to DIY build their own cabs.
    fEARless are a specific set of "production" type Greenboy designs that are built by Greenboy-authorized builders.
    nEARful is a non-Greenboy term that some people use for cabinets that loosely follow the full range speaker configuration (ie, speaker, woofer, crossover) of Greenboy designs but that don't adhere to the Greenboy specifications.
     
  3. ::::BASSIST::::

    ::::BASSIST:::: Progress Not Perfection.

    Sep 2, 2004
    Vancouver, BC Canada
    ^ That pretty much sums it up IMO. I will add tonally the fEARless have tighter lows and smoother high mids than fEARfuls, but you can easily eq the fEARful cabs to achieve the same tone.
     
  4. jnewmark

    jnewmark Just wanna play the groove. Supporting Member

    Aug 31, 2006
    Stax 1966
    Play guitar.
  5. otto B

    otto B Supporting Member

    Dec 17, 2007
    Fort Bliss Texas
    I really appreciate all the info it really helped me understand the