In retail everyone pays for shrinkage.
With music equipment one relatively more recent reason people are paying more than they perhaps would is...
Strat, Tele , Les Paul imitations/inspirations....
The lifeblood of the boutique guitar industry.
Need we say more?
Though without gear...
Depends on the moral principles of the amp modeler and their application.
John Mayer was right, right?
The thread forecast is continued bouts of bombast and light drivel.
Booger Presley is a tube amp guy.
John Mayer 1
My major takeaway from this thread is that @nicolasrivera has advanced to the next level.
It’s a case by case basis whether the difference is going to be worthwhile or not.
Who really knows in their use case until they try...
Because sometimes the truth hurts.
Now about that shipment...
Perhaps his ultimate conclusion regardless of his descriptive reasoning hit you a little too close for comfort.
You doth protest....
“It’s pretty close” pretty much nails it.
From what you’ve described it sounds like it’s malfunctioning. I doubt you should be able to perceive much difference between the two volume wise....
I have a pair of ASM-12s.
No strange electronic smells. Reasonably loud, however I suppose that’s relative. No unusual clipping.
All I know is that it’s a potential product that isn’t currently available.
There’s a lot of reasons why it could be delayed.
Some could be...
The fundamental flaw in the transaction is the face to face interaction.
I was with you up to the first sentence of this thread.
Just because it’s taking longer doesn’t mean it won’t have issues after release.
Anyway will check back in on this thread in 2020.