MC90 vs V30

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MC90 vs V30

Post by jargapix » Wed May 07, 2014 10:10 am

I currently have a MB DC5B combo


With this beast inside.


I've heard a lot about the V30s & was thinking of getting one to test out.

I play through 2 Epi Les Pauls, an Epi Explorer & an LTD KH-602. All humbuckers. I play rock, metal. I like my cleans but mostly want AC/DC crunch and Metallica MOP high gain. 2 guitars have burstbuckers with coil tapping so I can get some so cool cleaner, slightly overdriven tones as well.

Any thoughts on this? Has anyone done this before? Worth the effort of buying and possibly returning?


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Re: MC90 vs V30

Post by mikebu » Wed May 07, 2014 5:21 pm

Will the V30 that is rated at 60 Watts be able to handle your amps power?

Instead have you considered adding a extension speaker cabinet like the Compact Thiele? ... x12-LG.htm
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Re: MC90 vs V30

Post by Lupo » Sat May 10, 2014 7:34 am

Try an Eminence Governor... in my DC5 it replaced my Vintage that replaced the factory's mc90...
The Governor sounds incredibly good, mixing the shades of a vintage 30 and the lead/modern sound of a mc90...
it's the perfect compromise imho.
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