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Discussion in 'Amp Central Station' started by telepraise, Apr 15, 2018.

  1. telepraise

    telepraise Tele-Meister

    Feb 27, 2017
    Palmetto, Florida
    I also have DRRI which I have been dragging back and forth to church twice a week which was getting old (especially since I couldn't turn it up past 2) so I succumbed to to this 12" Princeton which is perfect for this venue. Came stock with a C Rex which I knew I wouldn't have the patience to break in. Tried an Alessandro which I had, great speaker and very loud but missing that sparkle that my Gretsch loves. Settled on another Jensen P12Q, much less efficient so I can turn it up to 4 and get a nice full tone at our low stage volume. Great little amp with that BF Fender tone! IMG_2209.JPG
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  2. backporchmusic

    backporchmusic Friend of Leo's

    Nov 28, 2006
    It's a looker! Big question....does it fart out bass-wise at any point? My 10" Princeton did, especially with humbuckers. Even with the bass basically dialed out.

    I'm hoping a 12" might not be subject to that issue.
  3. ladave

    ladave Tele-Meister

    Sep 25, 2017
    Los Angeles
    Congrats. Nice amp...I have the bordeaux version which I think has the same Jenson.
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  4. rdwhitti

    rdwhitti Tele-Holic Silver Supporter

    Feb 16, 2016
    Congrats! I also have a DRRI but have been hankering for a PRRI in addition.
  5. brookdalebill

    brookdalebill Telefied Ad Free Member

    Nov 15, 2009
    Austin, Tx
    I greatly prefer 12" speakers.
  6. burntfrijoles

    burntfrijoles Poster Extraordinaire

    I have the PRRI Bordeaux Reserve SE with a 12' Jensen P12Q as the stock speaker. It's a good combination. I had thought of switching to a ceramic speaker but this one has gotten better the more I've played it. (Or I have become accustomed to it!)
  7. dustoff

    dustoff Tele-Meister Silver Supporter

    May 23, 2005
    Glenview Illinois
    12" is the way to go....Congrats
  8. telel6s

    telel6s Tele-Afflicted

    Jun 25, 2003
    Northern Virginia
    Don't give up on the CRex. Find time to break it in. I put one in my '71 Princeton (non-reverb) and it is a killer speaker in there.
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  9. schmee

    schmee Friend of Leo's

    Jun 2, 2003
    It's the amp design that farts.
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