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SWR vs. Ampeg

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by aceofbass88, Jan 18, 2003.

  1. aceofbass88


    Jul 23, 2002
    tomorrow i am going to guitar center to pick up my new amp its either going to be a workingman's 15 from SWR or the Ampeg BA-210SP, i really like SWR but the 220 watts and 2x10 sound really appealing to me, what do you guys think. I play music like STP, Incubus etc.
  2. SoComSurfing

    SoComSurfing Mercedes Benz Superdome. S 127. R 22. S 12-13.

    Feb 15, 2002
    Mobile, Al
    Since you're going there to buy one or the other, why not just spend a while on both, and then decide which you like best?
  3. RevGroove

    RevGroove Commercial User

    Jul 21, 2002
    Burlington ON Canada
    Manager, Account Services: Long & McQuade Ltd. (Burlington); MTD Kingston Basses International Emerging Artist; Bartolini Electronics Emerging Artist
    I prefer the SWR sound...Ampeg is great, but IMO sounds a little gritty...not as versatile...but as suggested, try a little time on both and see which one suits your needs best!

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