The Fender Bassman 800 Pro Hybrid Bass Amp Head is an amp head that combines the best authentic Fender bass sound with all the perks of modern power and technology. Designed specifically for the ultimate bass playing experience, it offers a lightweight portable unit with two highly versatile channels, alongside a hugely powerful 800-watt sound. Further equipped with that classic Fender aesthetic and gorgeous amplified tones – that pair especially well with Fender or Squier guitars – you’re guaranteed an amplifier that will look and feel comfortable anywhere you take it.
Powered by a pair of durable 12Ax17 tubes, the Bassman 800 Pro offers vintage and overdrive voicing, making this a versatile offering that suits any style of music and will actively respond to the dynamics of your playing. The included footswitch also allows you to effortlessly switch between the preamp channels during live performances, further displaying the versatility and flexibility of this amplifier. Designed and built to the highest standard, when you invest in a Fender product, you’re sure to receive an industry standard, premium grade product. The Bassman 800 Pro is built with 7-ply Meranti plywood casing, so you can be sure that this robust and durable build amp head will stay with you for a long time.
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The Bassman 800 offers both Vintage and Overdrive voicing, and is powered by a pair of premium 12Ax17 Tubes. The Vintage channel provides that classic Fender bass sound due to the highly interactive passive tone circuit that cuts frequencies instead of boosting them, and gives each note a distinctive thickness. The alternative Overdrive channel produces a genuine tube-driven overdrive, while its 3-band tone circuit with variable mid frequency and blend control makes it easy to unleash a variety of different tones, from soft to more aggressive.
For home playing , live performances or in the studio, the Bassman 800 includes a rear panel which features a tuner output and effects loop, as well as a flexible pro level XLR line output. With an output jack that supports both speakON (2- and 4-pole) and quarter connections, it is easy to connect almost any speaker cabinet.
The additional footswitch is perfect for on stage, as it allows you to effortlessly switch between the pre amp channels, and adds even more versatility to the amplifier. Matching Speaker cabinets are available at Gear4music, allowing you to hear the sensational Bassman 800 tone as it was meant to be heard. These optional cabinets include: Bassman Pro Neo and Rumble V3 410/115 cabinets.
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