This is one kicking amplifier! It pushes 60W through two Sheffield 1200 speakers. The amplifier is a closed-back cabinet style, which is great. It has a great low end as well. It comes with a footswitch and reverb defeat. It has a 3-band EQ, resonance, and presence. In addition, there is a rhythm channel and a lead channel with controls. This is also one heavy amp, weighing over 80 pounds altogether.
The sound this amp produces is amazing. It is a raw tone that is unmistakable. It has great volume and power and is great for rock and metal music. Indeed, you can be sure this amp will provide you with clear tones for all to hear. It has distortion without being noisy or unclear. You can bet you will have great sounding gigs when you have this amp in tow. You can also bet that the sound does not get worse as it ages, which is nice as well.
This is one solid amplifier. The Peavey 6505 Combo Guitar Amplifier reminds you of something that can withstand the beatings of travel and the road. You probably could throw this thing out of the window and still get it to work beautifully. If you are looking for a solid and durable amplifier, this is one to consider for sure. It will last for years and years, and never lose its appeal to you and others.
The Peavey 6505 Combo Amp can really be seen as a high end amp because it typically sells for more than $1000. However, the tone and the quality of what you get make this worth the cost. This is an amp that you wont likely outgrow anytime soon. You will be able to use it throughout your playing career without having to worry about needing a replacement. So, it really comes down to the fact of whether you want to spend extra money to buy one amp or if you want to keep spending a little money on replacement amps because you keep buying cheap models. If the price is over your budget you can always try to buy a second hand one. Used Peavey amps can be bought through actions or second hand equipment stores.
Peavey is great for customer service. You can count on them to get you through whatever problems you are having with your gear. They are easy to contact and very courteous to their clients. You can bet that you wont have issues when dealing with them directly.
Overall, this amp deserves a rating of 9 out of 10. It is reliable and durable so you can take it anywhere you want, as long as you can carry it that is. In addition, it sounds fantastic and is perfect for rock music or metal music. It is clear and the distortion is great as well. In addition, it is easy to operate and will not be one that you will outgrow easily, which is also important.