Music Man BH500 Bass Amp Head

£659.99 (including VAT @ 20%)

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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.

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  • Warranty is extended to 5 years from the date of delivery.
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Product Ref: 60968

  • Solid State Preamp
  • 500 Watt Analog Power Amp
  • Impeccable Bass Frequency Reproduction
  • Incredibly Warm Tone
  • Rich 5 Band EQ

Music Man BH500 Bass Amp Head

The Music Man BH500 Bass Amp Head has a solid-state preamp circuit in each channel for a clean, reliable signal chain, with all-tube power. Handcrafted in Italy from one of the worlds leading designers Marco De Virgiliis of DV Mark and Mark Bass fame, the Music Man BH500 Bass Amp Head is a faithful recreation of one of the most popular and coveted models from the golden era of amplifier design. The BH500 is ideal for any kind of music style, featuring Treble and Bass EQ controls and rich 5 band EQ, you can taylor the sound of your bass to however you want it.

Product Ref: 60968

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  • 15.9%
  • £23.00
  • £828.00
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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!

Representative Example

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

How to Apply

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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.

Please note: This is only available on orders placed via the website and is not available in store or via phone currently.

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  • Controls:
    • GAIN (range: -46 ÷ 23dB)
    • LINE OUT (GND Lift - Level - Pre/Post)
  • EQ Controls:
    • LOW (level ±16 dB - freq 60 Hz)
    • HIGH (level ±16 dB - freq 5 kHz)
    • 5 band graphic equalizer disabled by footswitch
    • (freq 67, 184, 520, 1400, 3800 Hz - level ±16 dB)
  • Output:
    • Line Out: Balanced, Maximum Voltage 6 Vpp
    • Send: unbalanced, Max Voltage 20Vpp (Pre Eq)
    • Tuner Out: unbalanced, Max Voltage 2Vpp
    • Power: 300W RMS @ 8 ohm, 500W RMS @ 4 ohm
    • Power Requirement: 100V; 120V; 230V; 240V - 50/60Hz (tension set inside the equipment)
  • Fuses:
    • T 10A 250V for 100V setting;
    • T 8A 250V for 120V setting;
    • T 4A 250V for 230V/240V setting
  • Dimensions: 456,4 x 303,4 x 304 mm / 17.97" x 11.94" x 11.97"
  • Weight: 8,2 kg / 18.08 lbs