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Kendrick K-Spot

10/24/2005 11:54 AM
Todd Hepler Kendrick K-Spot  
Just curious -  
Weber spins good hype on this amp, and the lone review I read seemed to ditto his own rhetoric.  
Anyone ever heard one?  
I like the idea of this kind of tonal versatility in a small, light, 35W package. Can any body back up the tonal claims?  
How about a few opinions on just how similar this is to a tweed fender - which one?  
Thanks in advance,  
10/24/2005 11:38 PM
Oh, the "other" weber. Weber around in this neck of the woods usually refers to Ted Weber. Gerald makes good stuff. I have not heard that one, but it sure is expensive.  
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10/25/2005 1:23 PM
How different could it really be from a Weber Proluxe?
10/25/2005 3:14 PM
Todd Hepler
TNO -  
thanks for the reply - I was thinking along similar lines - a proluxe style output section with some modified version of a bass-treble preamp.  
I was hoping that someone here may have some personal experience with one and could shed some light.  
Thanks again.  
10/25/2005 4:58 PM
Chris/CMW amps

Just think what you can do with 4 12AX7s for pre-amp, phase-inverter and reverb duties.  
No clues 'bout the controls except for dwell, tone, reverb, probably volume, probably treble and probably bass.  
And (ha ha)  
see what your marketing-team can do :) :D  
10/25/2005 9:24 PM
Yeah Chris, you gotta admit - that "K" is really cool on that grill. Hmmmm - wonder how a big "T" would look? :-)
Steve A.
Re: Kendrick Climax
    FWIW I noticed that G.W. is still selling Climax chassises (for $2000 each!). His agreement with Ken Fischer was to produce only 100 of the amps, but that sounds like a sneaky way to get around the limit "it's not a full amp, it is just a chassis!"  
    Rumor has it that KF never received a dime on this deal... I would have thought that $100 per amp would have been a more fair price to pay Ken.  
Steve Ahola
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