#1
Is the Screamer worth the 100 quid extra?

The only differences I can identify are, the extra switching options, XLR line out, Reverb, and it's slightly bigger/heavier.

I've heard a lot of opinions on both amps, a lot of people say the Screamer is worth the extra money, whereas lots of other people say the Thunder can do mostly the same sounds for cheaper.

I do a lot of recording, so preamp out is useful, but I think I can run the effects out of the thunder into a DI for the same usage, Not too bothered about the extra sounds of the Screamer ATM, though my habits may change in the future.

What do you guys think?
Last edited by thedonutman at Dec 29, 2008,
#3
can you try both? i haven't tried the thunder, unfortunately. the screamer does have an extra channel, if that matters...
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#5
yeah, i guess it depends which the extra channel is.... i have no idea...
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#7
possibly. i've also heard that the screamer gets more modern, though.
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