MTS: I'm Now a Believer

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danger5oh
RM20
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MTS: I'm Now a Believer

Post by danger5oh » Wed Dec 28, 2011 12:45 pm

Hello friends,

I just figured i would post a quick intro since i'm new to the MTS forums. My name's Aaron, and I'm the frontman/co-rhythm guitarist for a thrash/groove metal band named Ghost of Infamy. I just picked up my first MTS amp... RM100 2x12 combo w/ Clean, Treadplate, and Ultra modules... and I must admit, I don't know why I didn't take the plunge sooner. I've been pretty much a devout Mesa Boogie fan for years, but I was getting a little tired of lugging my Dual Rec halfstack around. Enter the RM100...

Any way, I originally picked up the RM100 to use as my home amp, allowing me to leave my Mesa at my band's jam spot, but I'm quickly finding that the versatility of this thing is giving me more inspiration to play than ever. And with the plethora of modules, this amp should satisfy my gear-whoring habits lol.

Hamner1
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Re: MTS: I'm Now a Believer

Post by Hamner1 » Fri Jan 06, 2012 7:42 pm

Welcome to the clan.
danger5oh wrote:with the plethora of modules, this amp should satisfy my gear-whoring habits lol.
Not really. Now you will just GAS for modules. :lol:
Just wait until you try the modded modules. 8)
Non-MTS stuff for sale.

Good deals with: warlock, sickpunk, marinebassplayer, Rising Farce, durchgedreht, mattfig, & others.

madDdog67
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Post by madDdog67 » Wed Feb 15, 2012 6:24 pm

Judging by how heavy my RM50 head is, lugging that 2x12 RM100 around can't be much of a bargain either. My 6505+ combo wasn't light. I had a build a cab for the amp portion, and it only weighs about 1/2 what the RM50 head weighs. They must use some big-ass transformers in these things.
Randall Amps:RM50 head, RM20 combo, RM20 head, T2HL head
Other Amps: Marshall 410H, Laney Ironheart 60, Carvin X100B, Carvin V3M, Peavey 6505+ (converted head)

wesarvin
RM100
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Post by wesarvin » Wed Feb 15, 2012 6:36 pm

At least it's lighter than a Mesa Mark....
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BigBrewtus, Smokey, jadedFaith! Rising Farce! Anomaly, Disciple, Grbassist

RM20 w/ Egnater Tweaker 112
RM50 Combo, Tourmaster 212x

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gtrjake
RM20
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Post by gtrjake » Tue Feb 05, 2013 7:23 pm

My other head's a VHT/Fryette Sig-X, that beast is pretty heavy as well!

Oregon
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Post by Oregon » Tue Feb 05, 2013 11:59 pm

+1 on getting modded versions... Like a peak into wonderland just now.
RM4, RT2/50, LynchBox Combo

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