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Re: BF Showman impedances

9/5/2000 9:14 PM
Rick Erickson
Re: BF Showman impedances
Both speaker jacks are connected in parallel. The amp if it is a Showman wants to see 8 ohms. A Dual Showman is 4 ohms. The only way to get the correct impedance using the ext. jack is to use two 16 ohm speakers or a single 8 ohm cabinet. I ran an 8 ohm Blonde Showman into a 4 ohm load on stage for years with no problems. YMMV.  

Skoorb Thanks for the help Rick. Since you... -- 9/6/2000 9:13 AM