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Upgrading from SVT 410 Hlf to PR-410-HLF?

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by PartlyDave, Jun 21, 2004.

  1. PartlyDave


    Dec 28, 2003
    Salem, OR
    I've been playing vintage Fender P and J basses through an Ampeg SVT III Pro with an SVT410Hlf cab and have been mostly happy with the sound. I however am on a quest to obtain more definition and am wondering if I should upgrade my cabinet to a PR-410-HLF. Can anyone comment on whether there is a significant difference between the two cabs with regards to obtaining a more defined bass sound without loosing the true vintage Fender sound? Any pros and cons?
  2. lame(B)ass


    Jun 18, 2004
    First, I would like to point out that Ampeg is not the best gear to reproduce instrument's true tone.
  3. Nick man

    Nick man

    Apr 7, 2002
    Tampa Bay
    The pr410hlf will give you more low end and a flatter tone over all but its not very defined compared to other brands or other Ampegs.

    I find that the best thing to do is pair a SVT410HLF and an SVT410HE.