Quick Question for U5 Owners

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by Bernie Connors, Sep 6, 2003.


  1. Do you leave a space above the unit open for cooling, or do you set your other equipment right on top?

    Bernie
     
  2. I wish I could answer you... but I've just been bitten by the U5 bug and haven't scored my own yet.

    I'll bump ya though :D

    I'm planning a 2 space rack just for mine as I'll be using it equal time between Live and Recording.
     
  3. Thanks James!

    So you'll just be using a two space rack then? I want to use one of these but I don't really want an open space in a rack either. :meh:
     
  4. The U5 is 3.5" tall... with the rack kit it'll take 2 rack spaces. I'm planning a 2 space rack for the U5 then another 2 space rack for the power amp.

    At first I'll be setting the 2 space U5 loaded case on my Ashdown combo as a DI/Pre.
     
  5. I guess I should clarify. I want to use a U5, but I'm trying to see if having a open space above it is necessary. Sorry for the mixup! :p

    But if you're using a 2 space, then I wonder if it is? Hmm...
     
  6. Primary

    Primary TB Assistant

    Here are some related products that TB members are talking about. Clicking on a product will take you to TB’s partner, Primary, where you can find links to TB discussions about these products.

     
    Sep 23, 2021

Share This Page

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.