Yesterday morning

Discussion in 'Ampage Area' started by roadjunkie, May 31, 2009.

  1. roadjunkie

    roadjunkie Country Gent

    Jul 4, 2008
    Middletown,PA
    .....I almost cashed it all in. I was running around town which I seldom do anymore and I made a pitstop at one of my guitarshop haunts. There were several original GA5 LP jr amps there and I was eyeing up an early blackface Princeton then my eyes caught the Ampeg SVT-CL and I was selling off my gear in my head to try to get this. It was a very insane moment but I got over it eventually. I was itemizing what I could get for everything and there would have been plenty left over.

    I'm not quite sure what I would do with a 300 watt tube bass amp with an 8x10 cabinet but for several hours there I was willing to find out!:D
     
  2. Jukebox

    Jukebox Gretschified

    Age:
    64
    Jun 2, 2008
    Foreston,MN
    You mean your over it already?????
     
  3. tartanphantom

    tartanphantom Country Gent

    Age:
    56
    Jul 30, 2008
    Murfreesboro, TN
    Glad you came to your senses Gary. The main thing you would get out of an 8x10 cabinet is a hernia! But those SVT heads are sweet sweet sweet!
     
  4. Jukebox

    Jukebox Gretschified

    Age:
    64
    Jun 2, 2008
    Foreston,MN
    See, you should of left the cad and just bought the head! Now go back and make a deal.
     
  5. dan P

    dan P Country Gent

    Age:
    67
    Jul 21, 2008
    Kansas City
    Talk about feeling the music...that baby , will blow you right off the stage...!
     
  6. Scott

    Scott Country Gent

    Age:
    55
    Jun 27, 2008
    Winston-Salem, NC
    Excellent exercise in restraint my friend. Many has been the time I jumped on a buy just to regret it later. This sounds like what might have happened with you had you "cashed in".
     
  7. Jeff O

    Jeff O Country Gent

    Sep 25, 2008
    The Motor City
    That amp sucks.

    Get a REAL SVT (I got 2 - 1969 and 1971). It's all I use with my upright. And I only use a 4 X 10 - it's all I need.

    We played to 1200 people last night - and I checked with the people in the back. They heard JUST FINE.

    And I had the bridge channel on 3, the fingerpoard channel of 4.
     
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