This amp is similar to the FX version of this series with a few more options. For cons, I now a tube preamp before I connect to this amp and the result is fairly good.. Never actually played through one so couldn’t say with certainty what they are. I sold it and got an AVT I have also had a problem with the jack socket, which has come lose although this is my own fault because i left the lead in and fell on it when slightlty drunk! They newer models so this one is obsolete. I was round at my mates, who happens to own one, and I didn’t believe how poor the g80rcd was. This isn’t going to go on stage anywhere or be good for recording, but if you need simplicity in a practice amp then this is a great amp for that.
I suppose the crunch might be passable in a “no other choice” situation. Doesn’t start with 67, so I guess not an Eminence. Today, it’s easy to find people’s opinions on what they consider a good speaker and which amps could benefit from an upgrade. I sold it and got an AVT Like all Marshall transo, the sound is clear and cold with little depth. Not an easy thing to do. It has a good enough tone for getting your chops down or feeling out the neck of the guitar.
Humble Texan FanAug 6, Next, you have a instrument input on the front for the headphone jack, line out and CD input. You can hook your favorite CD player into the amp and use the CD player’s volume to get the desired volume out of the amp.
Search Media New Media. You must log in or sign up to reply here. It has 2 channels with two modes for each channel and all are very usable in the basic functions.
I understand Park used to be a eeries copy of Marshall amps like Epiphone to Gibson or Squier to Fender and aren’t considered that great at least their Lark amps.
This you get a little bit more air through with the extra wattage. Most Active Authors Latest Reviews. The price of this unit is lower than “made in England” Marshalls, and this is one of its strong points.
This review was originally published on http: The MG series even the new ones are hideous. Yes, my password is: Out of three I’ve experienced, one went dead, one went dead on the OD channel, and one is ok. Please, if you’re a 13 year old kid, get a good amp, and a good guitar not necceseraly the most expensivebecause you WILL end up selling this and getting a good amp, which will cost you more money that you saved by skinping out. But reviews for 20yr old SS amps aren’t in abundance – especially ones which comment specifically on the speaker?
Share This Page Tweet. AllTheFuzzAug 6, The Gear Page is run by musicians for musicians. If I knew then what I know now, I wouldn’t have paid a dime for the thing. The clean channel is also quite good, but not the unit’s strong point. I upgraded to it from a Peavy Rage a 15watt ampso the 80watts of power I now Posses is fantastic!
It would be suited to those intermediate guitarists who need a higher wattage amp, but are not yet prepared to spend a lot of money. Yes and more recent day Park is even more budgetary than back in the day.
Marshall Park G80RCD
We listen, we learn and if we misstep we esries not afraid to do the right thing. It seems that in a transitional period Marshall loaded some of their budgetary SS amps with Park speakers which appear to be identical to the later Gold Back speakers.
Clear sound that reminds me of my Valvestate, not gnial without being catastrophic, either. Your name or email address: Aug 6, 4.
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This amp is similar to the FX version of this series with a few more options. I bought my baby at a little shop in East Brighton called World of Music. IO weighs about 55 lbs but its worth every pound.
Did you find this review helpful? It’s a piece of junk.
Aug 7, Today, it’s easy to find people’s opinions on what they consider a good speaker and which amps could benefit from an upgrade.
I never had any problems with it. It would make Steve Vai sound crap.
View the Media Kit. The sound is saturated trs good, the contour knob allows for the British rock sounds to the pure sounds amricains. It’ll sound good at first, but it fades out after about 20 minutes. This is Marshall attempt at the introductory amps for the beginner or low budget guitar players.
It has a good enough tone for getting your chops down or feeling out the neck of the guitar. This product is no longer manufactured. However, it has also highlighted that we need g80rccd community input into what is working and what is not working for members here. Log in Become a member. My old guitar is a pile of poo but it still sounds great through this amp.
I can’t think of a paticularly good thing about ANY of the overdrive settings.
Doesn’t start with 67, so I guess not an Eminence. There is only one input. Our members also liked: I suppose the crunch might be passable in a g80rdc other choice” situation. This is an all in one amp for a beginner guitar player.
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