#1
So i want to replace my 5150 and jcm800 with a smaller cheaper lower wattage combo but still be able to do country to metal. I dont want a really cold sterile 5150 sound and i dont want to not be able to crank it in the studio.

Would this be suitable? I seem to prefer it to the 6202, its cheap etc, but would it do br00talz, and is there any gain or tone differences between the 2 amps?


..ooh and also would they be more reliable than the older models?
Last edited by Sir-Shredalot at Jun 22, 2010,
#2
The 6262 does broots very well.

I saw a demo of the v55 on YouTube, dude had a pretty heavy tone coming out of it
Guitars:
LTD Alexi-600 White & Black
LTD Alexi-200 Black(Death Adder pickup & Gold OFR)
Agile Interceptor Pro 727 7-string
Jackson JS30RR rhoads
Jackson DKMGT
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amps:
Bugera 6262 212 loaded with WGS veteran 30's
#4
I haven't played the 55 yet, but the V22 I would not use for metal.
Have you taken a look at the 6505 112?
#5
'Cold and sterile 5150 sound'? Have you thought about modding your 5150?
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#6
The V22 and V55 can do certain types of metal....if you have a few pedals to go along with it.


I run my V22 with a tube screamer and a 10 band eq, plus I plug it into a 4x12 cab. It can easily do what I would consider "normal" metal. It will not however get you uber brootal newer metal tones. It's a vintage amp so it is voiced that way. It reminds me of a JCm type sound with all the things I use with mine.
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#7
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'Cold and sterile 5150 sound'? Have you thought about modding your 5150?



Yes but there are no techs near me who will do it..and the cleans will still suck.