Go Back   Christian Guitar Forum > Musicians > Amps & Effects
Register FAQ Members List Calendar Arcade Mark Forums Read

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Unread 04-03-2017, 07:09 PM   #1
Registered User
Properpat's Avatar

Joined: May 2009
Posts: 4
Quilter Micro Block 45

To get right to the point, I'm rather satisfied. The MB45 is a wonderful little tool and quite loud to boot even though I can only run it at 8ohms (this only allows 33 watts instead of the full 45, but I will soon fix this). If you're looking for a 'tube' sound, look elsewhere. That cat out of the bag, this tiny amp has a wonderful sound/personality that doesn't make me miss the ELEVEN tubes it took to run my Electra Dyne combo. The three knobs are all useful and functional. The master volume has a nice even sweep and doesn't just get loud all of a sudden. The gain knob is equally even-keeled. The tri-q knob is obviously the tone-stack and does a reasonable job of making the amp either dark and rich or bright, punchy and open. It will easily keep up with a drummer through a 212 at 8ohms, so I imagine once I get everything settled to 4ohms it will probably make my neighbors a bit angry. If you want to go light, efficient and relatively cheap while still sounding VERY good, give this little bad boy a listen.

Properpat is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Unread 04-04-2017, 10:24 AM   #2
thesteve's Avatar

Joined: Apr 2001
Location: San Diego, CA
Posts: 30,138
Send a message via AIM to thesteve
Very cool. I'm a big fan of Quilter's platform, but I haven't had a chance to check out the Micro 45.
We've all got ideas. We are the music makers. We make money to buy things, and write down words.

I'm a podcaster
thesteve is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 04-06-2017, 01:43 PM   #3
Registered User
Properpat's Avatar

Joined: May 2009
Posts: 4
Wow, my ears are still ringing lol. Just rewired my cab for 4ohms and I have to say that my Block may be Micro, but it easily keeps up with many a 50+ watt tube amp I've played through. Very easily would keep up with a drummer. Now to paint my new guitar body...
Properpat is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 04:46 PM.

Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2