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Amp for practicing at home - Stomp Hx

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Hi all,


probably there already is a similar topic already here, but I could not find something specific.


I want to get a little amp for home to connect my Stomp Hx to. In the rehearsal room I use a Line 6 Spider Valve 112, and connect directly into the Power Amp section. At home it is just to sometimes play a bit louder, alone, or together with my girlfriend who plays cello, so not to compete with a complete band. Just a bit louder than standard indoor room volume. And the sound should be good of course ;)


Does anyone have any good recommendations? I tried a Roland MicroCube, that worked, but the sound was really really crappy.


Ideas I have so far are:

Transistor: https://www.thomann.de/de/marshall_mg10g.htm

Transistor: https://www.thomann.de/de/marshall_mg15g.htm

Valve: https://www.thomann.de/de/laney_cub8.htm

Active Speaker: https://www.thomann.de/de/fun_generation_pl_108_a.htm


So long,



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I’m really enjoying my Powercab 112 Plus at home. It’s got a nice punch in flat mode. I have a Helix LT. 

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If you're using HX Stomp and want a great sound at home, you should use a powered PA speaker and use the amp modelling in Stomp. If you're feeding a modelled sound into a regular guitar amp, the sound may well be 'crappy'.


The PowerCab is a great option, but quite pricey. I have used the HX Stomp though one of these and if the modelled sound in the Stomp is set up well, they sound great:




I know 2000 watts sounds OTT, but they're relatively inexpensive and sound good a lower volume.

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