New speakers for Peavey 6505 cab

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tlc6strings
01/01/2013 12:16pm

Looking to swap the speakers in my 6505 cab ...great quality cab but horrible  stock speakers  dull and bright ...weird..lol...I play loud high gain metal..the amp is a peavey 6505 + ..looking for nice tight low end..a little kick in the mids..and a nice clear top end...want the cab to sound huge and balanced  but powerful..this will be first experience with WGS any suggestions will be greatly appreciated ...

VAUGHN SKOW
01/02/2013 2:17pm
RE: New speakers for Peavey 6505 cab

We often recommend the HM75's for folks in your circumstance.

If it were me, I'd probably go w/Retro 30's.

If you want to take your tone a little more in the classic Celestion tone direction (ie AC/DC VanHalen) then consider Invaders.

Hope this helps, please report back!

tlc6strings
01/02/2013 3:32pm
Thanks for the response ..I

Thanks for the response ..I really like what ive heard from the vet and the hm...how well would they mix ...im afraid from what ive heard the retro may be too bright for my amp...thanks

VAUGHN SKOW
01/02/2013 5:32pm
RE: HM75 & Vet

I've never tried that combo ... so I'm just not sure ... I don't think it would be bad, both are in sort of a standard modern Marshall voice ... not extra snarley, but with just a little hair on the sack.

If ya give it a try, please post back & let us all know your results!

tlc6strings
01/04/2013 8:50pm
I do like the tone of the

I do like the tone of the Invaders...do you think they would hold up well for lower tunings?what kinda breakup?thanks