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Old 06-07-2003, 04:46 PM #1
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Question Bass in guitar amp.

Can you play a bass through a guitar amp? I'm guessing not, but I just wanna know, cause it'd be cool to not have to buy a new amp if I ever get enough $ to buy a bass.
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Old 06-07-2003, 05:03 PM #2
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sounds like ****, and not a good idea.
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Old 06-07-2003, 05:13 PM #3
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it'll blow up your guitar amp, one of the bassist i played with was playing on a guitar amp and it let out a huge *** bang and it stopped working
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Old 06-07-2003, 05:40 PM #4
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Yea, the guitar amps aren't made to be played with that low of a tone, deffinately not a good idea
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Old 06-07-2003, 05:43 PM #5
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a few years back a guy at an old shop told me that it isn't good to play on it for one the tone, and also because of the cone... the cone is farther away in the bass amp than in a guitar amp is what he said
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Old 06-07-2003, 06:49 PM #6
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Don't, it will break your amp.

I did, however, play guitar through a Laney BC-75 for like...4 years, before I bought an actuall guitar amp. It sounded like ***, but worked ok.
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