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Trace Elliot Advice

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by mostpplrnotok, Aug 16, 2005.


  1. THinking seriously of the TCAH30012
    anyone of u trace lovers got any more info on it..
    also on http://www.gibson.com/products/traceelliot/bass/ah30012.html
    it shows a footswitch
    the shop im buyin it off don't know anything about this footswitch
    Is this amp meant to come with a footswitch, anyone know?
    Cheers all..
     
  2. popinfresh

    popinfresh

    Dec 23, 2004
    Melbourne, Aus
    Interesting. I've never seen one in a store/used with one, but ya never know.. Also, it doesn't say anything of a board, just a picture..

    Hmm, someone will know.
     
  3. 43% burnt

    43% burnt an actor who wants to run the whole show

    May 4, 2004
    Bridgeport, CT
    You can't go wrong with Trace Elliot quality, tone and versatility in my book. I say go for it. I love mine. The 12 band preamp is amazing. So is the built in dual band compressor. I'm guessing the foot switch controls: 2 pre-shape settings, EQ in/out, mute, compression, and effects loop.

    I don't have too much experience w/ the post Gibson Trace stuff. I've heard mixed reviews. But, I used to play through the same head at our practice spot and it was great. If the price is right- go for it, you'll be happy you did.
     
  4. Aj*

    Aj*

    Jun 14, 2005
    West Yorkshire, UK
    That is still the Gibson era trace stuff, just to confuse Gibson have kept their trace site running, the new trace can be found here: http://www.trace-elliot.co.uk/

    The new stuff looks awesome, quite possibly worth waiting for. Anyway, can't go wrong with Trace, all great amps.