So, what amps do you own?

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Mark I
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Re: So, what amps do you own?

Post by riggles » Sun Aug 11, 2019 9:42 pm

Mark III red stripe
Mark IV B
Electra Dyne
JCM800 2204

All in rackmount frames. Always on the lookout for another rackmount gem.
Mark III (red stripe)
Electra Dyne
Recto Rack
Sold: Mark IV, Studio Pre, Mark V:25

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Re: So, what amps do you own?

Post by woodbutcher65 » Tue Aug 27, 2019 6:27 am

In the past week I've added my first Marshalls to my growing amp collection.
The first is a 1977 JMP 2203 master volume model, 100 watts.
The second is a 1973 JMP 1959 4 input model, no master volume, also 100 watts. (Same model as EVH's original Marshalls, just a few years newer.)

The 2203 is good to go right now. It's a HOOT. The louder it gets, the better it sounds. There's no point in playing it with the master volume under 2. It really starts pouring out its heart up around 4. Marshalls are unlike anything else in my collection.

The 1959 is a restoration candidate. It's nearly all original and what little mods have been done to it are fully reversible. There's not one extra hole in it. It shall be as it was in 1973.

The others...
Mesa: SOB, Triple Recto Solo head, Mark III DRGX, Rocket 44
Fender: Silverface 1978 Twin Reverb, Silverface 1980 Pro Reverb, 1982 Super Twin Reverb.
Modellers: Behringer Bass V-Amp Pro, Fractal Audio Axe-FX II

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Re: So, what amps do you own?

Post by Headache » Sun Feb 09, 2020 7:28 pm

Rocking a Marshall TSL 100

Also a Marshall DSL 100 the new style.

Mesa Boogie 50 caliber plus.

Roland xl 40 for bedroom practice.

Traded and sold off Peavey 6505+, boss Katana head, Peavey XXL, Marshall mf350, various crate and Marshall avt heads.

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Re: So, what amps do you own?

Post by woodbutcher65 » Mon Feb 10, 2020 12:27 pm

Amps come and amps go. I've changed my lineup substantially in the last couple of months.

Leaving the collection in the last year:
Mesa Triple Recto Solo Head no. 1
Mesa Triple Recto Solo Head no. 2
Mesa Mark III Black Dot DRGX
Mesa Rocket 44
Marshall 2203, 1977 vintage (sad to sell it, sold only because someone offered me a very handsome price for it. I'll get another one.)
Marshall MG100HCFX half stack
Marshall MA50 half stack
Fender silverface 1979 Twin Reverb
Fender silverface 1982 Super Twin Reverb

Coming to the collection in the same time period: (Which I still own)
Marshall 1959 Super Lead, 1973 vintage (now fully restored)
Marshall 1959 Super Lead, 1970 vintage (to be fully restored, it will be a more involved process.)
Mesa Mark III 100 watt Blue Stripe widebody head (a pristine example and an utter beast of an amp)
Two Marshall Lead 12s, one a head and the other a combo

Those add to what else I already had:
1978 Fender silverface Pro Reverb (my favorite Fender ever)
1980 Mesa SOB 60 watt head (simple, raw, and revoiced to be like a Marshall JTM45 with more gain)
Fractal Audio Systems Axe-FX II modeller

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Re: So, what amps do you own?

Post by allbutromeo » Sun Jun 21, 2020 4:26 pm

Primarily use a MkV or Electra Dyne, occasionally use my Marshall JCM900 50w Dual Reverb and Supro 1600 Supreme. Also own a Marshall Sl5, a Peavey 3120 and Windsor studio

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Re: So, what amps do you own?

Post by sevildog » Wed Jun 24, 2020 12:47 am

Right now:

Mesa Boogie Lonestar Classic 212
Mesa Boogie Lonestar Special 212
Mesa Boogie Maverick 212
Mesa Boogie Blue Angel 410
Roland JC120
Roland AC90

and I am working on buying a Mesa Boogie Stiletto Ace 212

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