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Using a Guitar Power Amp???

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by jokerjkny, May 27, 2003.

  1. jokerjkny


    Jan 19, 2002
    NY / NJ / PHL
    Hey all,

    been thinkin' about using a Mesa 20/20 power amp for my small rig needs. but what about the other low watt, 1U space, guitar tube pre's? i like that tubey flava, but are they suited for bass? would they be able to reproduce enough of the frequencies?
  2. IvanMike

    IvanMike Player Characters fear me... Supporting Member

    Nov 10, 2002
    Middletown CT, USA
    i say try it joker
    how bad could it be?
    i've played thru my guitar player's plexi head into bass cabinets and oh mama...............lol
    I dont think it's so much a matter of reproducing the freqencies as much as it is a difference in tone.
    Hell, el-34's and 6l6's sound way different from each other so they're not gonna sound like 6550's

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