|HOME| |DIY FAQ| |GEO FAQ| |Debugging Page| |Links| |Schematics| |Wiki| |Layouts Gallery| |STORE|
|AMPAGE| |GEOFEX| |AMZ|

Welcome, %1$s. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?
May 22, 2015, 06:05:16 AM
996156 105694 31013
: black_orpheus
DIYstompboxes.com  |  DIY Stompboxes  |  Building your own stompbox  |  Modifying tone for car speakers 0 and 1 Guest are viewing this topic. « previous next »
: [1]
: Modifying tone for car speakers  ( 472 )
DocAmplify
: 89


Modifying tone for car speakers
« : February 27, 2012, 01:58:20 PM »

I have been playing with th Tiny Giant.  It sounds great through my Marshall cab.  For fun, I put it through an old car speaker, and also through my old stereo speaker.  It has an interesting sound - crunchy.  It's a cool effect, but not for all styles. 

I was wondering if a cab simulator would modify the sound to make it sound better through non cabinet speakers.  As I understand it, the cab sims (condor for example), are designed to go to a mixer without an amp.
seedlings
: 726


Chad B. KC, MO


Re: Modifying tone for car speakers
« #1 : February 27, 2012, 02:41:52 PM »

If it's any kind of decent car speaker, it's designed to have a very flat frequency response, as opposed to a guitar speaker which generally has a boost in the upper mids then a high frequency rolloff.  My opinion is it will sound kind of boring or too bright (fizzy) unless, perhaps you can push it to breakup.

I don't know how to make a modeler circuit, but behringer makes everything cheap, like a Vamp or some such.  Probably pick one up for $10.

CHAD
: [1]  
« previous next »
: