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Question for Mesa head users....

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by fearlessdane, May 2, 2006.


  1. fearlessdane

    fearlessdane

    Aug 29, 2005
    Portland, OR. Los Angeles, CA.
    Endorsing Artist: Ampeg, Fender, Ernie Ball
    My band is soon to start on a full U.S. tour and I need a back up head. I primarily use an Ampeg SVT 5-Pro, but the band is fully sponsored by Mesa, so I need to pick a head from the Mesa line. My problem is that I have absolutely NO experience with Mesa heads, so I was wondering which of their bass heads is the absolute meanest and most powerful? The cost is obviously not an issue. (The closest one that can compare to an Amped SVT 5 Pro)
     
  2. hasadari

    hasadari Supporting Member

    Jun 23, 2005
    I use an M-Pulse 600 and it is awesome. Great tone control and parametric EQ. I have not tried the Mesa Big Blocks, but I understand that they are the more powerful, if less EQ-centric, version of the M-Pulse.
     
  3. alanbass1

    alanbass1

    Feb 8, 2006
    London
    400 plus all tube jobbie. If Mesa are sponsering they can keep you supplied with tubes also.
     
  4. 400+ !!!!!!!
    There's no alternative, really.
     
  5. steve4765630

    steve4765630

    Feb 27, 2006
    400+ all the way. Mind you there are 12, count them 12 6L6 tubes in it. Killer!!!!!
     
  6. Daytona955i

    Daytona955i

    Feb 17, 2005
    Albany, NY
    Full US tour backed by Mesa?

    400+
     

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