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previous: RJH Re: Best chassis material? Steel or Alum. -- 4/20/1999 4:44 PM View Thread

10" is too deep, 8" is mo' better or Alum.

4/21/1999 2:08 PM
J Fletcher10" is too deep, 8" is mo' better or Alum.
I've used the Hammond 16x8x2 chassis for Marshall type DIY heads. By the time you add the clearance for the pots at the front, and the jacks and whatever else at the back, if you start with a 10" deep chassis, it ends up being about a foot deep. The proportions just don't look right, to me at least...Jerry

Mike B The 16x8x2 chassis makes a real nic... -- 4/22/1999 8:50 AM