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Spider V with banjo

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Hello guys, 

I would buy a combo amp for my banjo.

 

Has anyone tried this amp with a banjo? or other classic stringed instruments?

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Since the Spider V's have full range speakers in them, they might be an option for you. Try one out and see if it sounds good to you. I would use a preset with the Tube Instrument Preamp. One of the acoustic guitar presets will probably work.

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Hello guys, 

I would buy a combo amp for my banjo.

 

Has anyone tried this amp with a banjo? or other classic stringed instruments?

I have never tried it but it is definitely possible. I recommend trying preset 3D Acoustic APX; it sounds great with acoustic guitar, and with a little tweaking I'm sure could offer the same quality sound with banjo etc. As mentioned above, Spider V amps are FRFR (full range flat response) via a speaker and tweeter, which is great for acoustic reproduction. 

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I hope we will get some feedback from the original poster. i'm not into Banjo playing, but it`s always fun to see people using the amp for something else then guitar. BTW did anyone try a bass on the Spider V? I know there is not a lot of bass models, but I'm just curious how it would sound.  

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I would say you should be able to get it to sound good. I've plugged in and mic'd an Ibanez acoustic and I've mic'd my 5 string banjo with good results using a Spider Jam.

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I hope we will get some feedback from the original poster. i'm not into Banjo playing, but it`s always fun to see people using the amp for something else then guitar. BTW did anyone try a bass on the Spider V? I know there is not a lot of bass models, but I'm just curious how it would sound.  

I ordered the spider v for my banjo.

after trying it, I will send feedback :)

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