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SVT Classic 300 Watt Bass Head

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SVT Classic 300 Watt Bass Head

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SVT Classic 300 Watt Bass Head
Your Price: $3,049.99 CDN
or from $141 CDN/mo
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The harmonically rich sound and legendary performance of the Ampeg SVT are redefined in the SVT Classic. This dynamically powerful all-tube bass amp delivers a thunderous 300-Watts of unsurpassed quality, reliability and tonal flexibility. Although other companies have tried to capture the classic all-tube sound of 60s and 70s Ampeg bass heads, no one can touch the SVT.

Classic Series Heads are designed for players who are looking for the authentic, vintage Ampeg tube sound that has earned the respect of the industry. With a huge and diverse group of artists endorsements, including George Clinton (P-Funk), Gene Simmons (KISS), Dave "Phoenix" Farrell (Linkin Park), and far too many others to list here, the SVT-CL is a clear favorite. In the world of high performance bass amps it stands head and shoulders above the rest.

Padded Input
" and Neutrik Speakon Outputs
Complete Tube Protection
User Bias Adjustment

Preamp: Tube (2 x 12AX7)
Driver Tube(s): 1 x 12AX7, 2x 12AU7
Power Amp: Tube (6 x 6550)
RMS Power Output (2 Ohms): 300-Watts
RMS Power Output (4 Ohms): 300-Watts
Tone Controls: 3-Band
Mid Tone Control: 5-Position Selector
Ultra High/Low: Yes
Balanced Line Out: Yes
Preamp Out/Power Amp In: Yes
Slave Output: Yes
Dimensions (W x H x D inches): 24 x 11.5 x 13
Weight: 80 Pounds

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Don't wait... 2 of 2 customers found this review helpful
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Closest Store   Kamloops, British Columbia
Playing bass for over 20 years, I always avoided Ampeg products because they were "too expensive". Now that I have an amazing SVT, it seems ridiculous to have put off perfection. As far as being the bass section, I now fnally "get it". All the amps before didn't take me to the center of the bass sound like Ampeg does. Don't wait, get one young and grow with it.
Posted by Terry J on Sep 29, 2018
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Worth the weight 3 of 3 customers found this review helpful
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Closest Store   Halifax, Nova Scotia
This heavy beast (85lbs I believe) is worth the inconvenience of lugging around. I spent too many years messing around with other amps (solid state). Constantly adjusting the amp and tone of the bass. Drove me crazy always looking for a good sound. Finally found this and it sounds awesome recorded or on stage. I mic the amp (8x8" Ampeg cabinet). If i want it to cut through the mix more, I simply roll up the mids on the bass. very rarely need to adjust the tone on the amp.
Posted by Sean on Jul 28, 2016
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Closest Store   Pickering, Ontario
the best bass head ive ever played! works awesome with an 8x10 ampeg cab. really gives you that rock and roll sound!
Posted by anonymous on Apr 12, 2015
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outstanding sound 4 of 4 customers found this review helpful
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Closest Store   Langley, British Columbia
I play it thru a classic 4 x 10 Ampeg HLF ; perfect pairing.... I have had pro bass players hear mine, try it....and then go buy the same set up.
Posted by Graham on Dec 26, 2014
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