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Acoustic Masters PowerLite 50-10 Guitar Amplifier

 

PowerLite prototype 50-10 pictured at Sounds Expo 2005 - (c) T Relph-Knight 2005

 

 

Introductory Prices –

Plus shipping charge

UK Royal Mail parcel post = £13.40

OPTIONS -

Kit without 10 inch driver = £ 250

inc. above postage
Kit + 10 inch Eminence driver = £ 285
inc. above postage

Fully assembled = £ 350

inc. above postage

Soundlight up charge = £ 35

IMPORTANT - Please indicate in the notes section of your order if you will be using an AdrenaLinn with the amp.

The perfect combination – your digital modeling pre-amp + a PowerLite 50-10 guitar amp.

- If you already own a modeling pre-amp that gives you all the guitar sounds you need, why buy a conventional, or digital modeling, guitar amplifier, when you could use your pre-amp and a PowerLite power amp?

The PowerLite amp is a ‘back end’ power amp and loudspeaker designed to be combined with the players choice of ‘front end’, digital or analogue, modeling/emulating pre-amps.

PowerLite features –

Light weight – 22 Lbs 10 Kgs (approx) At least 30% lighter than any other roughly equivalent amplifier on the market.

Small size – 41 H (inc. feet) by 31 W by 31 D cm

Easy to carry – Large, comfortable, carrying handle, mounted over the centre of gravity

Power rating - Fitted with a 50 Watt R.M.S. solid state amplifier.
(The power amp is very clean and quiet. Emulation of ‘valve’ guitar amplifier tone is left entirely to the pre-amp used)

Full Audio Range Flexibility – Suitable for a wide range of musical styles (determined by the pre-amp used). With the right pre-amp the PowerLite 50-10 can be used as an acoustic guitar amp.

Kit format – Available as a flat pack kit or assembled to order at an extra charge. Assembly requires basic manual skills, a No. 2 Philips screwdriver and some glue. Assembly time is estimated at roughly two days work. Constructed from ‘audio grade’ 12mm birch 9 ply, screwed and glued, with 20mm pine braces. The 50W power amp is provided as a complete working module.

Drivers – Supplied fitted with a 10 inch Eminence Legend 105A main driver and a CTS tweeter. OR as an option, customers may choose and fit their own main driver and buy the PowerLite kit at a lower price. Eminence drivers are used by many of the top US guitar amp makers. Rather than use a ‘flat response’ neutral, driver we have chosen to use a ‘musical instrument’ speaker for its efficiency, fast transient response and sympathetic colouration (loudspeakers make the best loudspeaker emulators!).

Optional ‘Soundlight’ system – Twin ‘power on’ lights, modulated by the audio signal.