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Speaker for SWR LA 15?

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by Chicago Al, Feb 27, 2008.


  1. Chicago Al

    Chicago Al

    Jan 30, 2008
    I am a novice bass player, have only had my SX jazz for a week. I have no bass amp at all and have been looking for a used Minx or something similar to get started as a practice amp.

    I've got a lead on an SWR LA 15, very cheap ($60), but with a blown speaker. I'm researching the cost of a speaker but is there anything else I should be thinking about/checking?

    Thanks!


    Al
     
  2. chadds

    chadds

    Mar 18, 2000
    Low Down Sound
    great folks who can hook you up for a great price.
    I put a Celestion 8" in my LA-8. It's a monster!
     
  3. bassman639

    bassman639

    Dec 23, 2006
    northeast ,pa
    you could recone, or if a new speaker is in the pic, i'd get an emmenace (spelling?) or if you can a jbl,or check on those neo speakers
     
  4. Nook

    Nook Commercial User

    Jan 6, 2008
    Usti nad Labem, Czech Rep.
    owner, designer and builder - www.soundelirium.com
    would go for Eminece Kappalite 3015 (non LF).
     
  5. Chicago Al

    Chicago Al

    Jan 30, 2008
    Thanks, guys. Message in to Low Down, over in Deetroit City, we'll see what they say about the speaker price.

    I have a feeling this is not going to work out though.

    $60 practice amp that needs something simple/cheap=fine.

    $60 practice amp that needs a new $125 speaker, and 'blown speaker' may also be hiding blown output stage, whatever else=no deal, Neil!
     

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