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Upgrade 2x10 Headliner cab

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by hotbass57, Jan 7, 2014.

  1. hotbass57


    Nov 27, 2011
    I needed a lite weight 2x10 and picked this up new for $180. 8 ohm 400 watts peak. It's been ok, just sterile sounding. For Xmas I went on Avatar web site and picked up 2 Celestion bls 10 16ohm 200 watt speakers 42 oz. magnet. Dropping them in tonite and I will update. Avatar has these for $39 each. Should be a huge improvement. :bassist:
  2. CL400Peavey

    CL400Peavey Supporting Member

    Nov 7, 2011
    Grand Rapids Michigan
    Why? is the cab tuned around them?
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  4. Ummm.........good luck

    Celestion is not exactly known for their bass speakers, and then to drop them in a cab not designed around them............
  5. B-string

    B-string Supporting Member

  6. hotbass57


    Nov 27, 2011
    I had picked up an Eden 15 with a blown speaker I put in a Celestion Tru Vox 15. It sounded good. They may not be known for bass speakers but they put out a quality product. Ask any 6 stringer. We'll see not to concerned will do what it takes.
  7. B-string

    B-string Supporting Member

    I'd ask my old 6 string lead player but I've replaced two in his slant 412 and he doesn't play loud with his 100 watt Marshall.