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road ready or powerhouse?

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by sloppysubs, May 5, 2003.

  1. sloppysubs


    Nov 24, 2002
    Swansboro, NC
    im about to buy either A) a 4x10 and 1x15 or B) 2x10 and 1x15. i have two questions, should i do option a or option b? and which should i get powerhouse or road ready? which is financially better and which is better over all? pros and cons kind of thing thanks a lot.
  2. Benjamin Strange

    Benjamin Strange Commercial User

    Dec 25, 2002
    New Orleans, LA
    Owner / Tech: Strange Guitarworks
    I've got the older style road ready cabs in a 2x10, 1x15 combination. I'm a big proponent of the road ready cabs as they are much denser and therefore sound better to my ears. The older cabs are much more midrangy than the new models. Where you planning to get new cabs or the old stuff?
  3. sloppysubs


    Nov 24, 2002
    Swansboro, NC
    im either getting it new from GC or im getting it used from the internet.

    GC has the power house cabinets, and they are just big and heavy. but the road readys (on internet) seem to be better. i dont know.