M9 Carbine Cab Suggestions

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M9 Carbine Cab Suggestions

Post by etymabass » Sat Feb 27, 2016 4:30 am

I just acquired a 900 watt (yes, the old 900 watt) M9 Carbine head, and now I'm wanting to pair it with transportable Mesa cabs (so no 6x10, 8x10, 4x12, or 2x15). I was thinking of going the Traditional Powerhouse 4x10 and 2x10 route, but what about mixing cabs and going the Standard 2x12 and Standard 2x10 route? I know, I know, a lot of people frown upon mixing cabs, but would this be any different, maybe? Any other suggestions?

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Re: M9 Carbine Cab Suggestions

Post by screamingdaisy » Sat Feb 27, 2016 10:22 am

If you want portable, two 1x12s or two 2x10s.

If you want slightly less portable, two 4x10s.

It's more common to mix a 410 and 115. I don't like it personally as its a lot less clear than a single driver. Try it out at a store and compare if you can.
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