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Musikmesse 2011: Blackstar Introduce New HT-5R Amps

Musikmesse 2011: Blackstar Introduce New HT-5R Amps
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Blackstar have improved on the popular HT-5 series amps with the new HT-5R amps featuring a combo, head and mini stack, all at this years Musikmesse held in Frankfurt.

When the HT-5 was launched in 2008 it quickly became one of the most successful studio and practice amps ever designed.

Packing all the great tones and innovative features of the award winning HT valve pedals in to a two channel, foot switch able valve amp format with a unique push-pull power amp design, it was an instant classic.

Due to popular demand 2011 sees this groundbreaking amp re launched as the HT-5R improved with an arsenal of new features.

Features include digital stereo reverb, dedicated ton control on the clean channel, 12" blackbird 50 watt speaker, state of the art enhanced speaker emulated output for perfectly capturing valve tone to tape or dick, stereo mp3 / line input and many more upgrades.

Blackstar HT-5R has a innovative 5 watt valve combo with a 12" blackbird 50 custom design speaker in a cool vintage styling.

Blackstar HT-5RH has a innovative 5 watt valve head with digital stereo reverb and in keeping with the cool vintage styling.

Blackstar HT-5RS is a mini stack featuring 5 watt valve head and two 1 x 12" speaker cabinets loaded with custom designed Blackbid 50's.

Posted on 6 Apr 2011 09:00 to category : Instruments News

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