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Old 26th January 2009, 09:50 PM   #1
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Default Coverting guitar amp to bass

hello, i have an ax84 p1 that i built a while back and i want to use it for bass. ive read about coverting a guiar amp to bass involving changing caps and possibly the trannie. does anyone have any info or suggestions on doing this?
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Old 26th January 2009, 10:08 PM   #2
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What does it sound like with the bass plugged in?

It's a pretty low power amp with some distortion when turned up. Most bass players like a smoother sound and find transistor amps acceptable. It would be easy and cheap to build a small SS amp and a bit more power probably wouldn't hurt.

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kind of like a guitar
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