1966A - are they supposed to be out of phase?

DesolationBlvd

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I decided to swap the G12T-75s in my 1966A for Greenbacks, and found they were out of phase. Was this intentional or a factory error? In either case, I "corrected" the phase.
 

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Definitely not. Always in phase, tip to positive speaker terminals.
 

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Thanks. I did install the Greenbacks since they're the match for the Plexi sound of my Studio Vintage.

The cabinet now sounds much fuller. Before, I had the Weber MicroMASS (so low power only) at 2, now I have to set it at 1 lest I feel like I'm blowing up my apartment.
 

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Am planning to pull the 75s out of my 1966a also. It's ok, not great. I have V-Type I'm planning to pair with a Greenback (which I still haven't purchased) I wonder if mine is currently out of phase....
 

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Cool that you guys have this model cab. Guessing that they are the later cup handles, the earlier JCM800 models were comparable to the newer 2061C without the magical soundpost.

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Solid cab, and a nice fit for the newer Marshall Studio Series amps!
 

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Cool that you guys have this model cab. Guessing that they are the later cup handles, the earlier JCM800 models were comparable to the newer 2061C without the magical soundpost.

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Solid cab, and a nice fit for the newer Marshall Studio Series amps!

My 1965a has a '87 Marshall 3203 head on it, which is the right match. My 1966a has Jet City JCA-22H on it. The 1965 and 1966 are a great size for lots of different 20 watt heads, Marshalls and more.
 

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