Celestion Vintage 30 60W, 12" Guitar Speaker  8 Ohm

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CELESTION VINTAGE 30 RAW FRAME DRIVER:
OVERVIEW:
At the Celestion factory, not one speaker production line is totally automated. There are certain parts of the construction process which Celestion will only entrust to their skilled engineers, ensuring that every Celestion speaker retains the unique tonal characteristics that have made us famous. The Vintage 30 is a particularly special speaker and it needs even more human attention than usual. A modern speaker that can trace its roots to the original G12, the Vintage 30 combines high power handling with an instantly recognisable vintage tone. Seemingly twice as loud as anything else at the same power level (it has been said that a Vintage 30 makes a 50W head sound like a 100W), it handles massive overdrive sounds with ease. The Vintage 30's 100dB sensitivity makes it ideal for use in high-gain tube amps and with tight bass, fat mids and a smooth, harmonically rich top, a fantastic '70s rock sound comes with all the added bass and overdrive you could ever want. Those with heart problems may want to consider a more subtle speaker from their range!

Features
  • Tone of Celestion Blue with more power handling
  • 60W power rating
  • 100db sensitivity
  • Round copper voice coil
  • Ceramic magnet
 

Vintage 30 60W, 12" Guitar Speaker Specifications:

  • Basket Diameter: 12"
    Frequency Response: 70Hz - 5 kHz
    Impedance: 8/16 ohms
    Magnet: 50 oz. Type: Ceramic
    Power: Up To 60 Watts (RMS)
    Resonance: 70 Hz
    Sensitivity: 100 dB (1W @ 1m)
    Voice Coil: 1 3/4" Diameter: Round Copper Material
    Weight: 4.7 lbs
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CelestionVintage 30 60W, 12" Guitar Speaker
 
4.9

(based on 7 reviews)

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5.0

Celestion V30 speaker

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from New york

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Pros

  • Functional
  • Good Quality
  • Improves Sound

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about Celestion Vintage 30 60W, 12" Guitar Speaker:

      I have a 4x12 Valvking cab & I replaced 2 of the speakers. one V30 & one G12k100.. it's amazing what 2 speakers can do! Ill be replacing the other 2 soon!.. I play everything from Angles & airwaves, Foo fighters, metallica, & 7 sting Drop tuning music.. these speakers can handle it all!

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      4.0

      Great Speakers

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      from Sacramento Ca

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      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Good Quality
      • Improves Sound
      • Perfect For All Types

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Practicing

        Comments about Celestion Vintage 30 60W, 12" Guitar Speaker:

        Product is good and I would buy them again.

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        (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        The Best

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        from Houston, TX

        Comments about Celestion Vintage 30 60W, 12" Guitar Speaker:

        This is my favorite speaker. I have a pair in an oversized 2x12" cab and they sound great. Comparing them to other speakers is laughable. Some people like greenbacks better or say another brand can do this sound just as well, but I have yet to find something that compares with a vintage 30. Some people say they are too bright, but I like the articulation.

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        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Worth the price

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        from Washington State

        Comments about Celestion Vintage 30 60W, 12" Guitar Speaker:

        I replaced the stock speaker in my Carvin Vintage 16 with this and what a difference! Not that the stock unit was bad or anything. It's just the way the Celestion sounds to my ears. It really improved the bottom end while retaining the upper frequency sparkle. The magnet is massive compared to the stock unit and really delivers the 16 watts the amp can dish out. This driver is a winner in my book.

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        (75 of 136 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Nice vintage sounds

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        from Romania, Bucharest

        Comments about Celestion Vintage 30 60W, 12" Guitar Speaker:

        I bought this speaker recently and I put it in an original vintage amp (a Hohner with many many tubes). I replaced the original vintage speaker and I must tell you that this speaker sounds better than the original speaker. If you look closely you can see that Celestion is indeed built after those vintage speakers. Now I get a very warm sound. I play Hendrix stuff and I must say that you can't get authentic sound with normal amps ans normal speakers. That's why I bought the Celestion Vintage 30. Unfortunate nowadays guitar amps don't let you hear the best harmonics of your guitar. All guitars (no matter that they are Gibson, Fender or cheap stuff) sound the same. But a good guitar amp and with a Celestion Vintage 30 you can hear the big differences between guitars.Conclusion - Celestion is the one of the best speakers from the market.

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        (40 of 73 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Hot, Hot, Hot

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        from Tualatin, OR USA

        Comments about Celestion Vintage 30 60W, 12" Guitar Speaker:

        Bought this as a replacement for a stock speaker in a Pignose 60W tube amp. WOW -- the amp went from sweet to a Dynamite Powerhouse. The V30 smokes with great balance and projection. Volume and clarity radically improved. Tone controls on pups now extremely active. You can't go wrong with this choice. Highly recommended for all types of rockin guitar.

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        (65 of 117 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Vintage 30's rule!

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        from Austin Texas

        Comments about Celestion Vintage 30 60W, 12" Guitar Speaker:

        I have been using Vintage 30's for about a year and have never received so many compliments on my tone in my 15 years of playing! The Celestions just handle my amp and make it sound good. I use them live and in the studio. The best speakers I have ever owned.

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