Radial Tonebone Bassbone Bass Pre-Amp
Product Ref: 16693
Radial Tonebone Bassbone Bass Pre-AmpDetails
Bassbone - the ultimate command center for serious bass players.The Radial Bassbone is a power-packed bass preamp that combines real-world functionality with amazing tonal control, making it the ideal front end for live performance and studio recording.
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Designed as a bass command center, the Bassbone features two separate channels with independent level controls and powerful EQ to let you perform with two basses on stage and instantly select between them with a footswitch. With Bassbone in your rig, each bass is treated separately - no more compromising!
On-demand access to the combination effects loop and power booster lets you introduce effects and gives you that extra kick when needed. The Bassbone is also equipped with a built-in Radial direct box that sends 'your sound' to the mixer the way you want it. There's even a separately buffered tuner out that lets you monitor and tune on the fly.
Many bassists today use two instruments, typically with very different levels and sound. The Bassbone is designed to allow switching instruments without having to re-adjust tone and volume at the amp. This is done with two channels and an EQ with enough power and versatility to override the bass amp's tone settings!
The Bassbone can also be used with one bass with a different tonal setting for each channel, you can sound like two distinct instruments simply by switching channels. Also included is a power-booster with variable gain and a switchable outboard effect loop which can be used individually or together. For example: introduce a flanger with boost for soloing. A balanced output sends the signal to a mixer with all your sound settings (level, EQ, effect loop), eliminating the need to carry a bass amplifier to coffee house gigs. There's even a bass-friendly tuner out!Applications
- Easily switch between active and passive basses
- Go direct on small gigs without an amp
- Record direct with fl exible EQ, level and effect controls
- Not just for bass, the Bassbone is great for guitars
- Two channel preamp for one or two instruments
- Powerful three-band active EQ on ch-2
- Power boost with level control
- Effects loop inserts pedals when needed
- Separate tuner output
- Built-in DI with balanced XLR output
- Input impedance: 470k ohm at input jack
- Output impedance: 10K Ohm
- Balanced XLR - output impedance: 600 Ohms
- LED indicators: Large 3 mm OD ultra-bright LED's
- CH-1 CONTOUR Shape-1: +4.5 dB @ 110 Hz / -5.1 dB @ 650 Hz / +2.7 dB @ 4.3 Khz
- CH-1 CONTOUR - Shape-2: +3.7 dB @ 75 Hz / -6.3 dB @ 350 Hz / +11 dB @ 5.6Khz
- Channel-2 - three-band EQ: (Bass:) +/- 12dB @ 75 Hz (Mid:) +/- 10dB @ 470 Hz (High:) +/- 16dB @ 5.6 KHz
- Boost level: Unity gain to +12dB
- Switching: Heavy duty mechanical switches
- Ground lift: Lifts ground at XLR output pin-1
- Construction: 14 gauge steel, baked enamel finish
- Size: 6.9" x 4.25" x 2.125" (175mm x 108mm x 54mm)
- Product Weight (Unpacked): 2.35lb (1.06kg)
The product price includes a one year warranty and 28 day money back guarantee.
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