3 Physics and math

3.0 Introduction

It's almost inevitable: dealing with the technical aspects of bass guitar amplifiers, one has to have some basic (and preferably some more advanced) knowledge about electricity and electronics. Most people will find this part boring and some may even have a hard time following it. Care has been taken to explain everything at a basic level, if there is such a thing. At any rate, it will most definitely give you an advantage for the rest of this website, especially the chapters about power amplifiers 5 Power amplifiers and loudspeaker cabinets 6 Loudspeaker cabinets.

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