PA, 12 Channel Powered Mixer, Console Mixer. PA, 4 Channel W PA Mixer, Console Mixer. PA, 6 Channel W PA Mixer, Console Mixer. Find great deals for Carvin Pa Power Transformer – c. Shop with confidence on eBay!. I bought a used Carvin PA W powered mixer that I intend to use as a ” basement PA” only (i.e., probably not for gigs) to run vocal.

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That means that each 8 ohm speaker would only get watts from the PA I took the Road less traveled Carvon subs were being used in that college town back then by anyone. I love your advice on moderate stage volumes.

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Too much equipment is always a nice option, but beginning rockers need to go through the “we can only afford I owned and worked with small Carvinn back in my teens, a long time ago Should be in the upper half of what’s designed for your needs. I use it as my personal monitor on stage and its clearer px620 the peaveys that we also use. Advertise on the most comprehensive and widely viewed musicians’ website.

I suggest picking up some wedge monitors so you can use them for rehearsals and as monitors live.

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IMO, the lowest price speaker worth owning is a Yamaha Club series. My son and most of his bandmates are School of Rock students, so they are getting excellent instruction on performance techniques.


The music is primarily rock: Totally agree about buying quality equipment. So, any monitor spec I should avoid?

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Those sound systems from the 60s would be neat to own but they are no longer state of the art. Don’t do what we did. From there the sky is the limit. Are the speakers just for rehearsals or are you going to use them for FOH? Before the Devil Knows you’re Dead! Not a hope in hell. Join the HC Newsletter.

What RoadRanger suggests may or may not be. You just have to decide the priorities. That’s a long way to the Roland VK with leslies that I gig through now. Just love how equipment that was fine for making real money in the 60s and 70s isn’t considered adequate to make BS money today.

For example, I assume a W powered mixer means W per side, right? Hi forum, I am setting up a rehearsal space for my son and his bandmates. Welcome to the forum. Weren’t excessive subs one of the disco inovations? The mixer should be adequate for vocals at rehearsals but probably not live. They aren’t Meyers or EAW’s but they are perfect for our needs.

On the other hand they are a no name, with pretty bottom end components. Bass, Drums, Guitars, and Keys? They are plywood, use light neodymium magnets in the woofers, a real pq620 driver for the highs, and a truck bed liner like finish, which many prefer to the carpet “rat fur” of most cheaper cabinets. I was thinking 2×12″ cabs with W RMS capacity There’s nothing to see here. It’s loud and light,and has handled being drug around very well.


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There’s also a negative side. Just about any 8 ohm cabinet will do. This is a good thing. Cheap stuff isn’t much cheaper, but it has nearly no resale value. Login or Sign Up. Thompson Band promo shots on railroad tracks were cool in I started out with a couple of 12″ Club series and a low wattage carvi mixer for practices myself. Is this mixer powerful enough W to use for basement rehearsals?

Save your money and look for a used Peavey on Craigslist. Who wants to drive a Porsche with snow tires? In the smallest usable PA you really want to start at rms watts speaker or watts into 4 ohms. My point is that it can be done in ways that aren’t always obvious. The earlier they learn to control stage volume the better off they, you and their eventual audiences will be.