Post by premiumplus (Dave) on Jun 9, 2018 17:40:57 GMT -7
Wow, what an amplifier. I used the 1x12 Gold loaded Z cab open back, with the Power Station inline.
I had the Wreck up to only 11:30 and the PS worked beautifully. It was a wedding reception in a big hall with a very high ceiling. Large dance floor, dinner with 20 tables seating 8 each.
I barely used any of my pedal board, the Keely 30MS was on the Abbey setting for some good reverb and a little doubling, and I think I hit an overdrive twice. The rest of it was all guitar controls, and with the PS I was able to get very good, sweet cleanish volume and a really, really nice crunchy overdrive when i dimed my Firebird.
It was a great afternoon. Doc was right when he said that the Wreck would change my life.
"Tone, tone, tone, tone. Is there a substitute?" -Dr.Z
Post by Chilly Gibbons (Todd T.) on Jun 10, 2018 8:13:56 GMT -7
Looks like the Wreck and Power Station are a perfect match. I love mine, wish they had been available long ago when I had a stash of 100 watters.
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