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SWR amps - Workingman's Series

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by buldog5151bass, Oct 24, 2003.

  1. buldog5151bass

    buldog5151bass Kibble, milkbones, and P Basses. And redheads.

    Oct 22, 2003
    Lookin' for some feedback. What experiences have you all out there had with the SWR Workingman's series amps? I'm looking to upgrade from my 100w Ampeg.

    I'm considering either the 2x10 combo with a 1x15 extention, or the 4004 head with a 2x10, and 1x15.
    I'm mostly playing in smaller clubs, doing R&B with Fender Jazz and P basses.

    Any info is appreciated...
  2. ostrzoskrzydly


    Jul 1, 2003
    if you're willing to spend that kinda money just get a super redhead - you'll get farther both volume and tone-wise
  3. Munjibunga

    Munjibunga Total Hyper-Elite Member Gold Supporting Member

    May 6, 2000
    San Diego (when not at Groom Lake)
    Independent Contractor to Bass San Diego
    I'll second that. Nonetheless, I've been very happy with my little WM-12. Probably not loud enough for your application, though.
  4. Stephen Soto

    Stephen Soto

    Oct 12, 2003
    I don't know. I didn't really like the redhead when I tried it for a whopping 5-10 minutes. But anyway, I trust SWR products, so i'll third that ;);)