What do people think of acoustic 450 amps?

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by Abbot Swain, Dec 11, 2021.

  1. Abbot Swain

    Abbot Swain

    Dec 11, 2021
    I made a post earlier about my grandfather’s ‘66 Jazz bass and his/it’s story. I found out that he gigged it with this acoustic 450 amp and was wondering what people think of them. Thanks!
     

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  2. They're OK. I used one gigging for about 25 years or so.
     
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  3. Oren Hudson

    Oren Hudson

    Dec 25, 2007
    Gastonia, NC
    You cant go wrong with any older Acoustic gear, IMO.
     
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  4. JacklegBass

    JacklegBass

    Jul 4, 2004
    I always thought that the 450 and its sister 470 were the warmest, most tube-like sounding Acoustic heads.
     
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  5. I had one “back then”, sounded good but could have used a little more power.
     
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