#1
now i was going to buy the ac15c1 used for 400 cuz i found it on craigslist, but the guy flaked out, so now i found an ac30vr, for the same price, and idk what to do, should i wait till another c1 comes along, or should i go with the vr, im trying to get a tom delonge sound, i have an epiphone dot, and so ya, they also have an ac15cc1, idk about that one either, any advice?
#2
a Tom delonge song with a Vox try marshall probably closer to his sound
#3
Proper AC15 > AC30VR any day. However, don't be fooled into thinking an AC15 is the same as an AC30 only quieter....it's not.

I believe the AC15C1s are more highly regarded than the old CCs since the greenback is supposed to be a better match than the vox/wharfedale speakers, though I have no experience myself there, I hope I'm not mixing up the models.

IMO, if you're set on an AC15 both the CC and C1 should suit you, and a speaker swap isn't too expensive or difficult.
Last edited by ProgFolk12 at Dec 29, 2011,
#5
There's quite a difference: the VR series are tube/ss hybrids, whereas the CC and C1 series are all tube.
(I am almost certain, but will probably still be corrected)
#6
the AC30VR is the very first generation of the vox VT series, the second generation being the vox VT30 and the third and latest generation VT20+ (actually a 30-watt-er)

and @ beast121 as the AC30VR is a modelling amp, it'd be quite easy to get his sound with said amp.
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#7
^ Thought the VR's came out after the VT30s? I thought it went (chronologically) AD30VT, VT30, VT20+ with the VR as a separate, later model for people who couldn't afford AC30s but didn't want to feel like they were buying a modeller? Either way, AC15 all the way.
#9
Ac30vr is not a all tube amp, its a hybrid. The ac15c1 is a all tube amp. Get the ac15c1, its a much better sounding amp, unless you want a few more features at the expence of great tone.
#10
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so i should wait until another ac15c1 or cc1 comes on craigslist?

Check ebay
#11
the AC15C1 is a far superior amp. Hands down.
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#12
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Check ebay

i would, but i only have 400, and will only have 400 for a long time, they dont have anything on ebay for that price