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Rig configuration help!

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by des rats, Jun 30, 2013.

  1. des rats

    des rats

    Jun 30, 2013
    Hello all. Wondering if someone can help me sort out some configuration issues.

    I have a bassman 100 with a matching 2x15 cab. I use a lot of effects and worry about a bit of punch, so I have been trying to figure out how to run a 2x10 along with it. The problem being, the 2x15 is set at 4 ohms, and the bassman can only carry a 4 ohm load. So running two cabs in this configuration without doing some crazy altering (like only running one of the 15'' speakers and an 8 ohm 2x10) is out of the question.

    Now I have landed on the idea of running the bassman rig along side the 2x10 with a separate head, so I would be running two amps/cabs at once. Is this overkill? And, if I were to run two heads in to two different cabs, how would I go about this?

    Thanks all!
  2. CL400Peavey

    CL400Peavey Supporting Member

    Nov 7, 2011
    Grand Rapids Michigan

    Do you like the sound of your rig as it is?
  3. des rats

    des rats

    Jun 30, 2013
    I do, but I haven't played live with it yet. I am moving from an Ampeg SVT III and an 8X10, so I have some apprehension about no longer playing through 10s.