I've had a couple in the past.. a '64 and a '66 . I enjoyed them !
BUT .. you should go try it if the amp is local to you, and then you'll know...
I have a '62 Showman and a '62 Bassman .. totally in love with the big Blonde Fender tones .
The Bandmaster is one I'd love to check out, next ....
I really haven't consistently checked prices on these but I paid $1500 for mine … 4 years ago.
I have a '62 Bassman as well,, had it 11 years now. Fantastic amp, congrats to ya !
Anyway ..my cab suggestion --
Avatar 1x12 w/ a WGS speaker...
I have --
a Mesa 4X12 w/ 2 EV 12Ls on the bottom and 2 Black Shadow C90s on top.
a Mesa 2X12 w/ an EV 12L on the bottom and Altec 417-8H Series...
I like the YBA-1A for this application and this one is in your general area ....
The Wilson BC109 is a clone of the Coloursound Overdriver which I guess is a different circuit to
the Power Boost ?
Have you tried the Wilson BC109 ?
Good to know and why am I not surprised ? Gotta try the Scumnicos, sooner than later .
Doh !! :eek: I meant Bernard Sumner .
That would be cool . What power amps, BTW ?
Yeah they are super rare . Always been very curious to try them, though.
The UL 7120 is the flagship of that series and one I always think about...
Don't know when your amp was made but I have one made in 2002 which I bought used the following year
from Tavo Vega of Nocturne Brain fame ....
I own Hiwatt amps but have yet to play an actual CP103 circuit Hiwatt or current production replica.
My understanding is that the CP103 tone...
Brian Gerhard has the straight dope on this one . email or call him .
I have a 1975 Hiwatt DR-201 w/ KT-88s that's just a monster.
incredible dynamic cleans and enormous grind when wound up through a couple cabs ....
Lo Power or Hi Power ?
Didn't cast a vote .
Only familiar with the Mark series although there are many other models I would like to try at some point.
I have an '82 mk...
Great photo !!!!!!!
I agree .
I have a Mesa Mark IIB Coliseum head .. a Mesa Mark III Coliseum head and … a Mesa Quad Preamp
that I run into a Mesa M-180 mono power...
Heavy Electronics Grind Fuzz is worth a look/listen .
I really hope they wouldn't discontinue the Golds . They've been great speakers for me.
My namesake and inspiration is gone but, then again.. not really . Not as long as I have the music .
My only Peavey amp is an '82 or '83 Road Master head - all tube - powered by a sextet of 6L6s.
Thurston Moore of Sonic Youth used one of these...