Shoudl I get a preamp for my Hartke HA3500?

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by CaM90, Jun 19, 2005.

  1. CaM90


    Dec 14, 2004
    I think I will will be getting a Hartke 3500 and a Avatar B212. But should I get a preamp, or should I say will a preamp work with the 3500? If so what some should I get, try to keep it under $350 USD.
  2. Lowtonejoe

    Lowtonejoe Supporting Member

    Jul 3, 2004
    Richland, WA
    If you are willing to shell out an additional $350 for a preamp I would get the cab but then buy a pre/power setup.

    This + this + this + Avatar B212 = :hyper:

    More power, cooler rig, awesome tone.

    All together for $1010. Your proposed rig with a preamp would have been $1007.

    Personally I would spend the extra $3.


  3. big evil robot

    big evil robot

    Feb 27, 2005
    Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Innovations Music - Retailer
    or add a sans amp di box into the hartke. i'm a fan of the 3500, but try and find an older model, you'll like the difference.