Marshall 1960A Angled Guitar Speaker Cabinet (300 Watts, 4x12")

- Black grille cloth
- White piping
- Black elephant grain vinyl
- Speaker: 4 x 12" G12T-75
- Power: 300 watt
- Impedance: 4 or 16 ohms mono/8 ohms stereo
- Dimensions: 760 x 830 x 360mm
- Weight: 36.4 kg
Dimensions and Weight in Packaging
Base Item
Shipping Weight: 91.5 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 33 x 31 x 16 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): M-1960A-U
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(145 ratings)
Submitted August 8, 2010 by a customer from
"The modern chest pounding original"
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You can't go wrong with these if you are looking for a cab that provides chest pounding mids.

This model with Celestion GT-75 speakers ( as opposed the the 'vintage' model with Celestion V30's ) IMO sounds the best overall especially if you want the angled cab version. I GT-75's are less pronounced in the high end so it tends to smooth out or sweeten the high end of tube amps.. the speaker also provides more dampening so while is has a stiffer tone it really holds tone togather and is nice an punchy.. less prone to overextending and for me is easier to listen to for longer periods of time. This model is also better for the angled cab where you will be getting more highs projected from the center of the cone.. these angled cabs don't have less bass responce it it just a more balanced response with direct and indirect speaker waves reaching your ear. Marshall abs are on the thinner side of some modern day cabs ( mesa's, Randall, Diamond cabs have been my experience ). So are not the most bass oriented cabs but the Marshall have that great mid punch to the chest which is what I really like.

I give this an 8.. the castors sockets are basically plastic. Corners are plastic, jack plates are plastic so are not super durable features.. cab is wired for stereo .. which is a plus. I love the black elephant covering .. but the covering does tend to get read more tacky when warm which causes it to really catch and tear if bumped into things.. but it is so classic ... I sholdn't complain about the tolex, I wouldn't want it any other way... like complaining that a stunningly beautiful girl is spoiled.

Ease of Use
Good.. not a crazy heavy cabinet.. nice balance placement of the side handles.

See my feature comments.. not the epitomy of ruggedness but it is the standard.

compared to everything else.. this cab with GT-75's is a good deal

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The Wow Factor
People either love these cabs or hate them ... It is the modern original 4x12. Even worn and abused these cabs hold their value, sometimes adding to it.... Other cabs worn and abused don't ... that says something.

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