Blackstar ID:Core 40 Guitar Amp Head
Blackstar ID:Core 40 Guitar Amp HeadDetails
The Blackstar ID:Core 40 Amp Head is the latest addition in the ID:Core range, a 40 watt amp head based on the ID:Core 40 combo amp. Retaining all the innovation, tone and features of its combo counterpart, the new ID:Core 40 amp head delivers an immersive sound experience via Blackstar's unique Super Wide Stereo. Other features include simple editing and storing of patches using Blackstar INSIDER software, a USB connector that allows you to record from your amp directly to your computer, as well as an emulated output and MP3/line input to complete the package. ID:Core amplifiers allow unparalleled flexibility and ease of use, enabling you to design the sound in your head and deliver it at home, in the studio or in rehearsal.
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To make it as easy as possible for you to get the gear you want, we offer a range of instant finance options. If you spend £250 or more online, you can choose to pay over 48, 36 or 24 months. The majority of decisions are given instantly, so you could get your new gear sooner than you thought!
To help you understand how our finance options work, the examples below are based on a total order value of £250:
|Finance||APR||Deposit to Pay||Payments||Total Payable|
|Classic Credit 48 Months 14.9%||14.9%||No Deposit||48 months: £6.83 |
Final payment: £6.83
No settlement fee
|Classic Credit 36 Months 15.9%||15.9%||No Deposit||36 months: £8.65 |
Final payment: £8.65
No settlement fee
|Classic Credit 24 Months 18.9%||18.9%||No Deposit||24 months: £12.41 |
Final payment: £12.41
No settlement fee
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You should get an instant answer on whether your application has been successful, though in some rare cases V12 may need to look at the application in more detail.
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Classic Blackstar Voices and ISF Control
The ID:Core 40 boasts a unique Voice control with six different channels to offer - Clean Warm, Clean Bright, Crunch, Super Crunch, OD 1 and OD2. When used together with Blackstar's patented ISF control, you have the ability to produce the exact tone you desire.
When turned fully CCW, the ISF control delivers a more American characteristic with a tight bottom end and more aggressive middle, while turning the ISF fully CW produces a British characteristic which is more ''woody'' and less aggressive.
Super Wide Stereo and 12 Stereo Effects
Blackstar's unique Super Wide Stereo technology enables the ID:Core 40 to deliver an immersive sound experience that is perfect for playing along to your MP3 backing tracks. Additionally, the ID:Core 40 features 12 vintage style studio quality effects - 3 x modulation, 3 x delay and 3 x reverb, specially voiced for electric guitar and delivered via the incredible Super Wide Stereo.
Dual Speaker and Speaker Emulated Outputs
The Blackstar emulated output design is a new benchmark for pro direct recording, this no-compromise design makes it easier than ever to get your sound directly recorded without the need for a microphone. Meanwhile, the dual speaker output allows you connect two cabinets together at the same time to produce an immersive Super Wide Stereo effect.
The ID:Core 40 comes equipped with a USB connection that makes it quick and easy to plug the amp into a Mac or PC. Once plugged in, you can edit patches, record and re-amp audio, as well as much more via the GUI.
- 40 W super wide stereo (2 x 20 W into 8 ohms per side)
- 6 voices, from Clean Warm to OD2
- Revolutionary sonic performance
- Patented ISF technology
- 12 digital fx
- Programmable - store up to 6 patches, or use in manual mode
- Full Blackstar INSIDER compatibility - create and share patches with the Blackstar Online Community
- USB audio
- Features a MP3/Line input for play-along sessions or listening to music
- Emulated Line Output for silent practice or recording
- Stereo speaker outputs
- Mains powered via a separate PSU (supplied)
- Model: ID:Core 40H
- Technology Type: Digital
- Amp Type: Modelling
- Channels: 6
- Clean Warm
- Clean Bright
- Super Crunch
- OD 1
- OD 2
- Wattage: 40
- Control Type: Black Chicken Head Knobs
- Voice Control
- EQ (ISF)
- Effects Controls
- Tap Tempo
- Dimensions: 320mm x 160mm x 185mm (W x H x D)
- Weight: 2.5kg
The product price includes a one year warranty and 30 day money back guarantee.
However, the Gear4music extended warranty scheme provides an enhanced service, and is designed to offer a higher level of protection than many 'free' warranties offered by some retailers and manufacturers.
The highlights of this enhanced warranty service are:
- Warranty is extended to 5 years from the date of delivery.
- Our Money Back guarantee is extended from 30 days to 90 days (terms apply after 30 days)
- Collection and delivery costs are included for the first two years
- Claim 50% cash back on the cost of the policy after 5 years if it has not been used!
- Warranty is transferable if the item is re-sold
- Loan or replacement equipment will be provided if the product isn't repaired within 30 days
- If an item can not be repaired, a similar alternative product or cash discount (as defined in this policy) will be offered
- The policy can be cancelled within 30 days, and at any time after that for a pro-rata discount
Please note that this extended warranty is currently only available on products sold within the EU or EEA, and is subject to the terms and conditions as detailed on the extended warranty certificate provided.
For customers in outlying areas of the country, the price of the Extended Warranty may be marginally higher, due to the potential for higher collection and redelivery transport costs.
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