Also with my problem in my dislikes section it would seem the electrical components may be having an issue. I wanted a combo that had the Marshall sound and would really rock on its own without having to take my 4 X 12 cab everywhere. I can play at low volume and sound like I’m in an arena! That seems to be the case. Even using the trebel toggle on my guitar, I could never find an equilibrium between high and low ends. The scoop feature is very useful and dramatically changes the sound so turn it slowly to hear the different nuances of tonal variey. Ive never been let down so bad, when i thought i was buying soemthing so good.
I bought the marshall because I did like the sound in the store and trusted the name if something would go wrong. Everyone had to have a twin reverb back in the day. The clean channel provides powerful lows but the settings allow you to personalize the sound. Now the rest of my review, read the next section. I just keep playing it as much as possible and have hade no more problems. But when you kick in the FDD switch you get some of that girth back. It will never compare to a tube amp from Marshall or any other manufacturer, but good enough for practicing purposes. And I don’t have to worry about tubes blowing.
Anyway, I didn’t take this one back. I bought the marshall because I did like the sound in the store and trusted the name if something would go wrong. Sort by most recent most useful.
I can do Van Halen without any external pedals and flip the supplied footswitch and go to a beautiful clean sound. Ive been busy lately and proably have only log 1 full hour on that amp and the fan is shot. Marshall Guitar Amplifier Footswitches.
I got the amp home and pluged in my head phones, and found out the headphone jack didnt work. So 4 days later i took it back to a diffent guitar center in Roseville Mich cause the original location was out of stock.
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In all Marshall MG series amps they are cooled internally by a very cheap little plastic fan. Setting it on 4 or 5 works for most things. Oh ya ive had problems with the digital effects and channel 2 is extremely noisy. I paid two hundred dollars less for the line 6. Noisy fan occasionaly very durable, built as good as any other Marshall product Great price, lots of power, nice Marshall sound even though its solidstate, effects are great. I found the effects to be quite nice especially the delay, its very clean, and of course it has the good old marshall distortion when you want it.
I would recommend this amp to anyone who needs a solid sounding solid state practice amp. Having the on board effects and a master volume are also very handy. This item doesn’t belong on this page. Now that’s great customer service!!!!
The only thing that ever happed to it was the ground wire screw got loose one time. It’s one speaker short of marshall unit. That seems to be the case.
Ive never been let down so bad, when i thought i was buying seriee so good. The Marshall MGDFX is a perfect guitar amp that renders plenty of clean distortion sound and is suitable for rehearsals, recordings as well as live performances.
You can find much better amps out there for this price. The rated power is watts, the amp has two 12″ speakers, it uses the FDD technology and is sold with a footswitch. You would have to find it on the used market at this point.
Marshall MG250DFX 100 watt Guitar Amp
After 3 amps in 54 days, and nemerous problems i would NOT rememend this product at all. Trending Price New. Im taking my amp back tomorrow, and im gonna look at mesa boogie, i think marshall has diffently lost a coustomer here. It has a quiet clean channel. I haven’t tested the output power yet I live in an apartment but 2 x 50 watts ought to be enough!
The clean channel provides powerful lows but the settings allow you to personalize the sound. This allows you to better dial in our tone with your favorite guitar, Each guitar has a brighter or warmer tone and this allows you to cater it better towards your existing gear.
I bought it over the internet.
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Either way the amp does sound pretty decent for being a solid state amp and those sort of amps don’t go over very well with me. Marshall Performance Guitar Amplifiers. Seties use the emulated line out on stage straight to the board and it really sounds good, and the same jack doubles as a headphone jack. The sound, the power and the looks of a rock star at a great price. But when you kick in the FDD switch you get some of that girth back.
But the sound is worth the weight! I don’t hear any noise anymore. Overall I love this amp and would buy another one in a heartbeat if something happened to it. So i got the new amp and about 3 weeks later the fan on the back went After a year the fan stopped working and the amp would overheat one of these times was at a show.
It will never compare to a tube amp from Marshall or any other manufacturer, but good enough for practicing purposes.