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Apr 02, 2013· I am currently looking at the Rivera RockCrusher Rivera RockCrusher Power Attenuator and Load Box at zZounds.I just bought a Peavy 6505 amp head and am looking to run it as silent as possible in my house and still have good tone.

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Using the Rivera RockCrusher for the first time was an eye-opening experience. I have a Mesa Express 5:50 combo amp, which I like in the 50-watt setting for maximum headroom. However, at that setting, I can barely turn the amp up and it's basically unusuable at home, practice, or even most gigs.

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Table of Contents Summary of Riveria RockCrusher ReviewLikes and Unlikes ReviewWhat makes the Rivera RockCrusher unique?Overview of the FeaturesIn Depth –What the users think about the product:Buyers guide –Why to Buy?Why not to buy?Conclusion: Summary of Riveria RockCrusher Review Likes and Unlikes Review As we all know that a perfect balance ...

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Feb 07, 2019· Using the Rivera RockCrusher for the first time was an eye-opening experience. I have a Mesa Express 5:50 combo amp, which I like in the 50-watt setting for maximum headroom. However, at that setting, I can barely turn the amp up and it's basically unusuable at home, practice, or …

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Sep 05, 2013· What did you like better about the rockcrusher over the Alex specifically? Did you find that to be amp dependent? I went with a used Alex attenuator over the rockcrusher, mainly due to price, since I could never find a used rockcrusher, likely since they are good and haven't been out as long.

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Jan 17, 2017· Now, I am new to this and Paul Rivera doesn't really do a great job of explaining the different in my eyes, but there seems to be a difference there of some sort, am I wrong. ... but what if it sucks? What if you don't like it. With a regular rockcrusher you have a really gooad attenuator and a line out which you can use for the cab IR's. I ...

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Jan 21, 2015· Yes the Ultimate reamps the signal so it is basically a load box reamp setup, not quite a attenuator like the Rivera. Yes when lowering the input voltage directly will lower the Plate Voltage to your preamp and power tube causing them to distort sooner, 110ACV to 100ACV you may not hear that much difference and the amp will sag slightly.

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Best Guitar Amp Attenuator Roundup. Submitted by Alexander on Mon, 05/14/2018 - 00:22. ... much like when the attenuator is not in use. So finding the right balance for the gain and attenuation level is important if you want to save your tubes. Rivera RockCrusher Power Attenuator.

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Sep 20, 2016· The biggest deal for me with the Rockcrusher was the dynamics and the response of the highs. They were always pretty "gritty" and never as good as when I toggled the bypass button. Maybe if you are using a fairly clean tone, the MASS and Rockcrusher would be better options but I like turning my amps up to get natural amp distortion.

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Rivera RockCrusher Power Attenuator and Load Box. Rivera RockCrusher Power Attenuator and Load Box. Rivera has designed and built the RockCrusher to be the best and most professional unit available, and here is why: Maintaining the tone is the challenge for all power attentuators.We built into the RockCrusher a reactive load network for proper speaker-amplifier interaction.

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However, we built into the RockCrusher a reactive load network for proper speaker-amplifier interaction. Rather than a purely resistive load like many of the other power attenuators on the market, the Rock Crusher ensures that the amplifier and speaker see each other in a proper relationship of impedance and inductive/capacitive reactance.

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Rivera RockCrusher Power Attenuator The RockCrusher is invaluable and unbeatably versatile because you can place it between your amp and speaker cab as a power attenuator, or use it in place of your speaker cabinet as a load box while sending its balanced XLR or unbalanced 1/4" line out to another amp as a slave, or even send its output to a ...

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May 20, 2018· Hi I am a happy owner of a 2016 Marshall JTM 45 reissue head . I use with a 1960ahw cab. Now i want to hook it up with a Rockcrusher so I can push it harder and have some nice classic rock tones at lower volume.

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Apr 03, 2012· The RockCrusher is invaluable and unbeatably versatile because you can place it between your amp and speaker cab as a power attenuator, or use it in place of your speaker cabinet as a load box ...

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Mar 12, 2016· Well, the Rockcrusher was hooked up backwards. This was due to two main issues: 1. Poor instructions that came with the unit 2. A video by Paul Rivera Junior trying to help folks with hookup issues, but basically showing them how to hook it up backwards.

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Jun 23, 2013· Disappointed with Rivera Rockcrusher. Discussion in 'Marshall Amps' started by Rodney, Jun 23, 2013. Rodney ... if i were to get a master volume put on my SLP would it then be just the same as the rockcrusher? or could i have it set like the Glow baby in between the pre and poweramp section? Rodney, Jun 23, 2013 #3. 50WPLEXI Well-Known Member.

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May 17, 2015· Hi all, my first post here so go easy! Anyone here who has experience with the Rivera RockCrusher Recording for silent recording? I'm pretty impressed with what I've seen from the videos on YouTube so far, however I would greatly appreciate to learn and hear more about it.

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Rivera's RockCrusher Recording power attenuator and load box could be your gateway to epic tube-amp tonal bliss. Building on the already popular RockCrusher power attenuator, RockCrusher Recording adds a built-in cabinet emulator with an 11-band EQ, so you can dial-in your tone perfectly - …

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Bullet-proof construction, a standard feature of Rivera equipment, is also engineered into the Rock Crusher: Within the 16-gauge welded steel chassis of the RockCrusher, heavy-duty and rugged industrial-grade components used throughout, designed to …

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Aug 10, 2015· SPL Reducer (new attenuator) Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs' started by muddy, May 31, 2011. Page 1 of 2 1 2 ... I've been eyeballin' the Rivera Rockcrusher, but now I'm going to have to investigate this. Thanks for the post! ... I'd like to know more about it though before I …

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May 17, 2015· Hi all, my first post here so go easy! Anyone here who has experience with the Rivera RockCrusher Recording for silent recording? I'm pretty impressed with what I've seen from the videos on YouTube so far, however I would greatly appreciate to learn and hear more about it.

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RockCrusher Recording Congratulations and welcome to the Rivera® family of outstanding products! We hand-build this fine product in our facility in Burbank, California, USA, using the most robust, finest quality components from North America, Germany, and Japan. With correct use and care, you will

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– Rivera RockCrusher Power Attenuator – RockCrusher is a very rugged and versatile piece of equipment which is the attenuator of choice for many professionals. Thanks to its variable impedance, Rivera RockCrusher can be used on most vintage tube amps which lack the master volume.