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Tweeter upgrade? Help!

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by Mattbass97, Jan 13, 2013.

  1. Mattbass97


    Apr 9, 2011
    Is it possible to upgrade a tweeter in my rumble 350 combo so that it is able to withstand fuzz pedals? I've noticed I'm burning up my current one from using fuzz but I love the sound I get when using a tweeter, anyway around this?

  2. Bassmec


    May 9, 2008
    Ipswich UK
    Proprietor Springvale Studios
    Yes it's up to you what horn tweeter you fit, does it have a level control,
    Or L PAD, anyway bucking the current trend for downsizing
    a little, I don't think your rumble 350 with any kind of pedal would blow this horn tweeter:
    Better safe than sorry!:D:bag:
  3. Jim C

    Jim C Spector#496:More curves than Sophia + better sound

    Nov 29, 2008
    I got $50 that says that was developed in the UK!
  4. synaesthesia


    Apr 13, 2004
    Use a low pass filter, speaker simulator or electronic crossover to filter off >3.5Khz before your effects signal hits the amp.

    If you make this switchable by foot, effectively you could have your full range tone or a your low passed tone for fuzz.
  5. Mattbass97


    Apr 9, 2011
    Thanks guys and great horn haha, I had a quick fiddle about and was able to still have the sound I like I without the tweeter on. Bit of eq here and there sussed out the problem! Thanks!