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What's your favorite amp?

 
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ddspeaker
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Postby ddspeaker » January 4th, 2006, 4:27pm

I'm the big Ampeg VH-140C solid state guy! I used many and the quick pick attack for metal is amazing. There's something about the warmth that is so close to a tube amp that I can't explain unless someone plays one!

Cleans are just as good as a Roland Jazz chorus as well! Turn the gain back 2 notches and you got a great blues crunch.

There are a few different versions of this particular pre- amp circuit so make sure to check with SLM on the model # as the earlier models will give you the grind and warmth. Don't be fooled by people who say the "SS" versions are the same. NOT! Unless you're a treble monster then stay away.

Come on...built in Reverb , channel switching, and a true stereo chorus all in one foot switch!! High gain that rivals a Mesa or Bogner without the FLAB and noise! Been using the preamp outs with a Boogie 50/50 power amp (6L6) with tremendous results. The built in power amp isn't bad either.

Try one.....you'll like it!

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Postby danimaltheman » January 4th, 2006, 8:32pm

5150 for distorted channel.
Fender Princeton Chorus for cleans.

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Postby Exocaster » January 5th, 2006, 9:54am

danimaltheman wrote:5150 for distorted channel.
Fender Princeton Chorus for cleans.


Are you A/B switching between these now? I'll bet that would sound hella nice...
--E.

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Postby theonlyone » January 5th, 2006, 12:18pm

when i'm not super lazy......i A/B between a marshall jcm800 for dirty and a fender bassman for clean

yeah it does sound awesome

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Postby Jer » January 5th, 2006, 4:27pm

holy march 2004 batman...
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Postby 6AM » January 5th, 2006, 4:46pm

Yeah man, this is a zombie thread! :yikes:


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