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Setup to Compliment a Tube amp

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by Lazlo Panaflex, Dec 5, 2003.

  1. Lazlo Panaflex

    Lazlo Panaflex

    Sep 30, 2003
    Ok, for christmas i am goin to get eigther a Ampeg Svt Classic or a Sunn 300T (if i can find one). Right now i have an SWR big bertha cab (2X15) and im not really happy with the muddy sound.

    I was wondering if it would be worth while to go with a 4X10 and 1X15 combo, or just a 8X10. Any recommendations of cabs would be Great.

    I play mostly low end bass on my Stingray but i want the crunch for certain songs in my band (at the drive-in'ish)

    Any help would be appreciated :)
  2. lo-freq

    lo-freq aka UFO

    Jan 19, 2003
    DFW, Texas
  3. The 0x

    The 0x

    Aug 24, 2003
    Timonium, MD
    Sunn 300T=
  4. Lazlo Panaflex

    Lazlo Panaflex

    Sep 30, 2003
    yeah i just saw that :) After thinking and looking around the forum i think i might actually just go ahead and get a Svt 3 Pro and a Eden 2X10 XLT and a 1X15 XLT. Oh man i got to make up my mind!!!
  5. The SVT-III Pro is under powered and doesn't have true tube tone. An all tube head will be much louder and will probably sound best with the sealed 810 cab. But the III-Pro is cheaper and more portable.
  6. lo-freq

    lo-freq aka UFO

    Jan 19, 2003
    DFW, Texas
    Mesa 400+ is a nice amp.
  7. Lenko


    May 3, 2003
    I used to have Sunn 300T and it's a great amp. Powerful, strong EQ and a lot of tone options. Maybe you should try Aguilar 4x12" cab...it would provide a lot of bottom and definition at the same time.