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    4 ohm cab on a grandmeister?

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    Kaipirinha

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    4 ohm cab on a grandmeister?

    Post by Kaipirinha on Thu May 07, 2015 12:09 am

    Hi!

    The speaker output of the grandmeister says that it will take 8-16 ohm cabs.
    But I have read in a Hughes & Kettner Blog, that it will also run with 4 ohm cabs.
    This config will only lessen the mids of the cab. But you have to take caution!?

    Anyone tried this? My 4x12 cab can be configured to 4 ohm and I will give it a try.
    But I don't know nothing bout the long time effects on the amp.

    Greetings
    Kai
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    bish0p34

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    Location : Kingston, Pa.

    Re: 4 ohm cab on a grandmeister?

    Post by bish0p34 on Thu May 07, 2015 10:30 am

    I've read the same blog, and was curious about this. I've never tried it myself, but I'm curious. When in doubt, ask the guys on their Facebook page.
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    namklak

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    Re: 4 ohm cab on a grandmeister?

    Post by namklak on Thu May 07, 2015 10:46 am

    The GM does plate current sensing and some type of load sensing - I'd be afraid their circuit might trip during a gig, mid-solo.

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