Shefield and Black Widow Equipped?

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by kirbywrx, Apr 5, 2003.

  1. kirbywrx

    kirbywrx formerly James Hetfield

    Jul 27, 2000
    Melbourne, Australia.
    At school the other day i noticed that the bass amp we have, Peavey TKO 115, is "Shefield Equipped". Yesterday i went looking at new amps and i took a real fancy to a Peavey TNT 115 BW (Black Widow Equipped).

    I have no idea what these things mean. Can someone care to inform me, its probably something really obvious aswel :D

  2. ESP-LTD


    Sep 9, 2001
    I believe the Sheffield speakers are built by someone else (likely Eminence) to Peavey's specifications. Peavey manufactures the Black Widow's themselves.

    Generally speaking, I think you will find the BW speakers to be louder with stronger mids. They also can be repaired in the field without special tools.
  3. HannibalSpector


    Mar 27, 2002
    Black widows have always had a reputation for being tougher than shefield.