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Marshall 1960 300W 4x12 Guitar Extension Cabinet  1960A Angled

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Superb construction, sound, and features.

The Marshall 1960 Speaker Cabinet puts out beautiful tone at any volume. The addition of an impedance (4 or 16 ohm) mono/stereo switching mechanism has transformed the "industry standard" 1960 into the ultimate speaker cab. These 300W Marshall cabs are loaded with Celestion G12T-75 speakers.

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1960 300W 4x12 Guitar Extension Cabinet

  • Speaker Type: Celestion G12T-75W
    Speaker Configuration: 4 x12
    Power (RMS): 300W
    Selectable Mono/Stereo: Yes
    Impedance Stereo/Mono: 8 ohm, 16/4 ohm
    30"W x 32-3/4"H x 14-1/4"D
    82 lbs.
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Marshall1960 300W 4x12 Guitar Extension Cabinet
 
4.8

(based on 38 reviews)

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (5)
  • Good audio (5)
  • Durable (3)
  • Versatile (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Performances (5)
  • Home studio (3)
  • Professional recording (3)
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Most Liked Positive Review

 

This Cab Rocks Hard!

I went to the music store and tried out some cabs. I bought it within 10 minutes. The Marshall 1960A cabinet is so amazing, it makes everything else not. First off, it...Read complete review

I went to the music store and tried out some cabs. I bought it within 10 minutes. The Marshall 1960A cabinet is so amazing, it makes everything else not. First off, it looks proffessional.The Sound you get from it is so responsive and MUCH louder then my old behringer cab. I Have a Gibson SG Standard running through a B-52 AT100 and this cab. THe beefy lows just kick you in the face they are so good. The mids scream with just enough low end to make the tone just right. And the highs are phenomanal! The Celestion G-12's just make this thing shine, perfect in everyway. Very durable, i've had it for a few months and many gigs, and dropped it down heavy a few times and it still kicks. IN comparision, it just sounds so much better for All kindas of rock, and especially Metal. Did I mention it really brings out the lows? Throw on resonance on your amp and the chugs are so metal-god-like.Overall, this cab kicks a**, and alot of it. Can handle ANYTHING.

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Good...but not worth $900.

There are far better cabs out there for less money. If you have to have the Marshall name on the front, I guess this will do. The way to buy the 1960a and...Read complete review

There are far better cabs out there for less money. If you have to have the Marshall name on the front, I guess this will do. The way to buy the 1960a and 1960b is USED. I've had a few of these and while good, see my comment about there being better cabs for the money.
It's a cab. Speakers and an input jack.
Could be better for the price. Plastic corners, plastic handles, super tiny internal wiring.
For $100 or so less, you can buy a Splawn which is constructed light years better (no particleboard backing!) and the wiring is soldered. All steel hardware! For an even better value, look at WhiteBox, Avatar.

The Randall XL series cabs are nicely made to!!

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(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Came Back Home and It Feels Great!

By Kyle7K

from Iowa Falls, IA

About Me Professional Musician

Pros

  • Clear Sound
  • Durable
  • Easy To Use

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Performances
    • Professional Recording

    Comments about Marshall 1960 300W 4x12 Guitar Extension Cabinet:

    Had a very nice 80's 1960B which I loved. I let it slip through my fingers. I went to Orange, Genz Benz GFlex 2x12's, Gflex 4x12's, I did the Mesa oversized Slant Straight, Framus, Avatar....and now back to a 1960B, though not the other one that I prefer, it still sounds essentially the same and I love it. Staying here this time.

    (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Great Cabinet, crisp, clear sound

    By Eddie Van Hendrix of Led Zeppelin

    from Kennett Square, PA

    About Me Experienced

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Clear Sound
    • Durable
    • Easy To Use
    • Versatile

    Cons

    • Bulky/Heavy

    Best Uses

    • Amateur Recording
    • Events
    • Home Studio
    • Performances
    • Professional Recording

    Comments about Marshall 1960 300W 4x12 Guitar Extension Cabinet:

    I have a JTM45 running through this cabinet (the 1960A) and it gets unbelievable sound quality. Obviously because this cabinet has 75w speakers it is not optimized for overdrive or distortion, but if you're using this to play live anyway you'll probably be turned up loud enough that the 75w speakers won't hinder the gain. If you have an amp with a Master Volume (most nowadays do) this won't be a problem at home either because you can just turn the gain up and the Master Volume down. Otherwise, I'm getting all sorts of beautiful sounds through this cabinet and would highly recommend it to anyone considering buying it.

    (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Great Tone and Clarity!!

    By Mickey122971

    from Meridian, MS

    About Me Experienced

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Clear Sound
    • Easy To Use
    • Great Sound

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Home Studio
      • Performances

      Comments about Marshall 1960 300W 4x12 Guitar Extension Cabinet:

      This is my first large cabinet, I've owned smaller cabinets in the past and decided to upgrade. I'm glad I did. I paired it up with a Marshall 100w valvestate head, and can take it up to full volume, and still have great tone. Overall it's been a great cabinet. Looks great too.

      (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Pure Marshall Tone

      By Stratman1

      from Salem, Wi

      About Me Professional Musician

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      Pros

      • Clear Sound
      • Easy To Use
      • Loud
      • Versatile

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Events
        • Performances

        Comments about Marshall 1960 300W 4x12 Guitar Extension Cabinet:

        I purchased the 1960A from my local music store and wow. When I tried it out I connected it to a DSL 40C. Even at the 20 watt setting this cab is loud, but what a sound. When I got it home I paired it with my TSL601. This is the Marshall tone I have been looking for. I can't use it in many of the small clubs I play but, the outdoor events will now be better than ever. I was afraid of the brittle sound many described in their reviews, I did not experience that at all. The crunch and distortion is pure Marshall tone and the clean tone is fantastic. If you are looking for that extra punch/tone that your combo isn't giving you, try one of these out. My next test is to use only 1/2 of the cabinet to tame it down for smaller clubs.

        Great sound and great look.

        (4 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        This goes perfectly with my DSL100 head!

        By Stratman55

        from Bradenton, FL (On the road).

        About Me Professional Musician

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        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Clear Sound
        • Durable
        • Easy To Use
        • Versatile

        Cons

        • Bulky/Heavy

        Best Uses

        • Home Studio
        • Performances
        • Professional Recording

        Comments about Marshall 1960 300W 4x12 Guitar Extension Cabinet:

        This is the only way to play! It's a little heavy, but that why you've got casters and roadies. This cab was made to rock with Marshall heads like my DSL100, the go to rock amp. They match perfectly! The 1960A is just a little brighter than it brother the 1960B and if you can afford to get them both, you won't regret it. I've read where people say "buy them used". I think that crazy, you never know what the last guy did with a used one and I've never seen one that was that much cheaper than a new one to make it worth while. Save your pennies boys it's worth it!

        (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        1960 Marshall Cabs

        By JT

        from Miami Springs, Florida

        About Me Professional Musician

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        Comments about Marshall 1960 300W 4x12 Guitar Extension Cabinet:

        I've owned about a dozen or so Marshall 1960 cabs over the years but the newest ones sound amazing. I use 2 slant fronts (A) on top of 2 straight fronts (B) on stage powered by the Marshall EL34 100/100 monobloc power amp and I pre-amp that with a Marshall JVM-410H head.

        I put my stereo effects in line with the inputs to the EL34 monoblocs and I set up one full stack on either side of the stage for separation. The sound is unlike anything I've ever used before.

        The only knock is that the Tolex covering tears very easily, don't bump it against anything sharp or you'll cut it. I use the Marshall cab covers whenever I move them to keep from ruining the finish.

        I practice with one full stack in the studio and if kept to reasonable levels will not overpower the rest of the band. But if you get into a volume war, you will win.

        (14 of 24 customers found this review helpful)

         
        1.0

        Good...but not worth $900.

        By Michael Glass

        from Wilkesboro NC

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        Comments about Marshall 1960 300W 4x12 Guitar Extension Cabinet:

        There are far better cabs out there for less money. If you have to have the Marshall name on the front, I guess this will do. The way to buy the 1960a and 1960b is USED. I've had a few of these and while good, see my comment about there being better cabs for the money.
        It's a cab. Speakers and an input jack.
        Could be better for the price. Plastic corners, plastic handles, super tiny internal wiring.
        For $100 or so less, you can buy a Splawn which is constructed light years better (no particleboard backing!) and the wiring is soldered. All steel hardware! For an even better value, look at WhiteBox, Avatar.

        The Randall XL series cabs are nicely made to!!

        (3 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Marshall 1960b

        By Slow Dave 777

        from NM

        Comments about Marshall 1960 300W 4x12 Guitar Extension Cabinet:

        This is the best cab I have ever owned, and I havent own many, so my opinion doesnt really matter, go play one at your local music store and see what you think.
        Solid, well built, cant wait to gig it and beat the shit out of it to see how it holds up
        I got a smokin deal on a restock, british made cab, but even at full price these are well worth the money!

        (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        1960B

        By Jbob-5mwU8

        from America!

        Comments about Marshall 1960 300W 4x12 Guitar Extension Cabinet:

        I have a pair of these 1960B cabs. They are good sounding, well made cabs. They work well with most amps. Amps I've used with these cabs are: 6505+, Triple Rectifier, JCM 900, VHT Ultra Lead, and a Diezel Herbert. The JCM 900 does sound a little thin through it and the Diezel seems a little too strong in the low end for this cab. Other than that, great cabs.

        (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Thats a cab!

        By Hagenguitars

        from Mankato MN

        Comments about Marshall 1960 300W 4x12 Guitar Extension Cabinet:

        I bought this cab when my current cab wasn't doing the job. I'm running a JVM 410 100 watt, and it used to be rigged with a Marshall MG cab (120 watts). When I dropped D from some tunes in practice it would sound boggy and like crap.Then I bought the 1960 A cab and I was thrown away. the highs are amazing and it never bogged out yet. Great cab for the moola

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