I already have a Z-Lux, A Maz 18NR, A Blackface Super Reissue, A Blackface Princeton Reissue, and a Boss Katana 100watt combo. Other than an empty wallet, is there anything that the Z-Plus can give me that I don't already have? I love all my amps and wish I could use them more, but I usually end up using the Princeton mainly because its easy to transport to rehearsals and a lot of the gigs I play are restaurants, small private parties and indoor venues. I usually take the Maz or the Z-lux when I play outdoors or VFW/American Legion type gigs. The Super stays home for obvious reasons. I usually run my amps clean and get my dirt from my pedalboard. I play Country and classic rock and play mostly Teles. I can't seem to get the Blonde with oxblood grill cloth Z-plus out of my mind. Sometimes I will just pull up the picture, enlarge it and just stare at it.....yep, I got an amp crush and need some sound advice. I really don't want to sell any of my other amps and if the Z-Plus won't cover new ground , then I will just be duplicating what I already have.
Z-Lux 1x12, Maz 18NR 1x12 Combo, Z-Plus 1x12 Combo, Super Reverb Reissue, Princeton Reissue, Boss Katana, Teles Galore!
Post by Rockerfeller on May 7, 2018 17:07:01 GMT -7
This is me pouring fuel on your gas fire: I don't think any of the amps you own do the same thing as the Z Plus. I think it sounds like the ideal thing for your situation. The only reason I don't have one is because I run my Z-Lux on 40 watts 95% of the time in a loud band. I don't think the Z-Plus would stay loud AND clean. That is my only hesitation. Well, that and I am paying for my daughters wedding this month, which makes me a cashless kind of guy!
premiumplus (Dave): Due or do? Which or witch? Knob or nob? Their or there? Bass or base? Too much time on my hands...
May 24, 2020 6:31:30 GMT -7
roscoenyc: Ah, the incessant tire kickers. oh jeez.
May 25, 2020 6:57:46 GMT -7
GuitarZ: Needed some noise to fill a break in a tune I'm recording. It was too quiet. Just happened to have some High Quality Dr Z Ghia noise to fill the void. "Heal Your Sound with Dr Z! It's not just a guitar tone prescription!"
Jun 13, 2020 8:29:27 GMT -7
GuitarZ: Must be great to be a skunk. Eating bird food about 10' from our sun room. I'm clapping and yelling. At best, it might have given me one "yea what?" look while continuing to dine. At one point, there were two skunks and two racoons.
Jun 14, 2020 18:49:33 GMT -7
captainron (Ron): Hueter Toledo, just another business of today that doesn't care about tomorrow!
Jun 25, 2020 12:51:43 GMT -7
KeithA: Hueter Toledo....that business is gone to the dogs
Jun 26, 2020 8:22:26 GMT -7
easyed: Guitar Z, I encountered to ultimate garbage raiding combo once. We'd been having problems with the garbage cans being raided by raccoons for weeks. Late in the evening I heard rattling at the cans. I went out and found that he'd allied with a skunk. "OK"
Jun 30, 2020 11:40:27 GMT -7
GuitarZ: EasyEd - Someone at work topped us both. The inside of their car had been somewhat ransacked. They were blaming their son. They checked the video. It was a Bear! I'll stick with the racoons, skunks, foxes, and squirrels.
Jul 1, 2020 16:47:50 GMT -7
bigboki: In this age and time when everybody are struggling and especially S&Ms I am amazed to see that kind of ignorance. I am really sorry for your experience dear Dr Z but it is for the better. You don't want to do business with those kind of people anyway.
Jul 4, 2020 8:17:40 GMT -7
GuitarZ: Didn't want to restart the plumbing thread, so I figured I'd ShoutBox this. How the heck does cleaning the aerator on a faucet cause a leak to start under the faucet? Huh? Arggggh!!!!
Jul 10, 2020 7:40:17 GMT -7
The Bad Poodle Experience: well, Mike, it shouldn't have been the cause of a leak. double-check your work.
Jul 10, 2020 12:56:49 GMT -7
GuitarZ: I updated in the Plumbing thread that the Moen website says that a faulty aerator can cause a handle/base leak. Eiyy! I really don't understand how plumbing works. I was ready to double check all connections. But, the leaking stopped with cleaned Aerator.
Jul 11, 2020 18:13:56 GMT -7
jhen86 (jordan): Just got an email from Sweetwater rep that Z Wreck Jr's are back in stock. Just wanted to give everyone a heads up.
Jul 28, 2020 10:57:28 GMT -7
Lefty: Say a prayer for me fellas, I'm going to replace a bathroom faucet this weekend.
Jul 30, 2020 8:26:34 GMT -7
GuitarZ: Make sure you use your plumbers tape.
Jul 30, 2020 12:21:50 GMT -7
doctorice: Just replaced a kitchen faucet. Hardest part was getting the old one out -- had a weird flange on it. Good luck, Matt!
Jul 31, 2020 8:02:26 GMT -7
steiner: Just payed the plumer to replace a faucet and drains. Finally have non-leaking, speedy draining sinks!!!
Aug 4, 2020 8:08:03 GMT -7
GuitarZ: After finally training myself after 4 days to not bother trying to turn on the guest bathroom light because of the power outage, I just found myself bracing for the sound of the generator as I opened the garage door and it's now quiet. Power Back!
Aug 7, 2020 16:51:10 GMT -7