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Wattage Of Ampeg B-18 Speaker?

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by slacker, Oct 5, 2002.

  1. slacker


    Nov 27, 2001
    Portland Oregon
    Well, the title pretty much tells it all...

    What is the wattage of the single 18" driver that came with the Ampeg B-18 combo?
  2. The original B-18 amp was no more than 40 Watts, so I wouldn't put more than 40 Watts into the speaker.

  3. slacker


    Nov 27, 2001
    Portland Oregon
    Actually the B-18 is 60 watts.

    I have seen reference to both Fane and CTS drivers. Altec is also possible. I would be suprised if they were less than 100 watts, just checking to be sure.

    Every so often I have the desire to use the cabinet with another amp, just don't want to blow anything up.

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