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Old 09-26-2012, 02:32 PM   #21
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Old 09-26-2012, 08:25 PM   #22
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You could always go old school JCM800

http://wgs4.com/content/et65

Or the real thing - G12-65's


+1

this is the first one i found, i agree with everyone else with this advice too.

btw, if you go vintage they also have G12-50's that sound very similar.

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I also need to know what wood I should use for the amp's headshell.

I hear ash has a bright, mid and treble focused sound, and adds loads of fragile harmonics back in the sound, but I'm afraid it will have too much crystal lettuce for me.
Are there enough haunting mids in ash to give me a good tone?


i thought this was for serious.
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Old 09-26-2012, 09:21 PM   #23
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my mate has one of those austin speaker works KTS-60 which is a 55Hz H30 clone from memory and it is ****ing sweet. expensive as a mofo though.
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Old 09-26-2012, 09:38 PM   #24
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I also need to know what wood I should use for the amp's headshell.

I hear ash has a bright, mid and treble focused sound, and adds loads of fragile harmonics back in the sound, but I'm afraid it will have too much crystal lettuce for me.
Are there enough haunting mids in ash to give me a good tone?



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G12T75 (in-your-face Greenback) X V30, in the Uberkab is my favorite for Thrash. The Twin Jet and VH4, which already sound HUGE, need the spikiness of the T75.

With the JCM, Man O War X Governor or Swamp Thang X Texas Heat.

That seems good to go. +1
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Old 09-27-2012, 12:18 AM   #25
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i'd say my 55Hz g12h30s have a bit of a growl. Not an american growl, though.

man we're getting all tgp now. someone just needs to mention chirp EDIT: robben ford's already been mentioned

D'oh!

When I think Marshall, it's snarl. American, it's growl.
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Old 09-27-2012, 12:45 AM   #26
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after hearing the clip shot posted, Im going G12-65.

LOVE the tone he had with it.
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Old 09-27-2012, 01:17 PM   #27
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D'oh!

When I think Marshall, it's snarl. American, it's growl.


me too (i'd call marshall/celestion "bark", but it's the same thing)- but the lower bass of the 55hz g12h30 i'd also describe as "growl".
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