TC Electronic BH800 Bass Head Details
TC Electronic BH800 Bass Head offers the perfect mix between weight and power, intuitive controls, TonePrint and an onboard tuner making it the must have tool for virtually any bassist. BH250 was a true innovation within the world of bass. Bass players were floored by how such great tones could be contained in an enclosure so small and lightweight, that they immediately cried out for more. So that's what TC Electronic decided to do. With TC Electronic BH800 Bass Head, you get 800Watts of raw power, and all the punch and creative features your heart could possibly desire without compromising with the super portable and lightweight build that made the original BH250 such an innovative amp. And with the intelligent EQ section and the option of driving several cabs at once, TC Electronic BH800 Bass Head is the new natural choice for every modern bass player out there!
TonePrint - Creativity At the Core
With TC Electronic BH800 Bass Head's two TonePrint slots, you become the amp designer! So whether you need a lush chorus and a compressor for that next funk gig, or maybe a monstrous distortion and an octaver for your upcoming show with your metal band, TC Electronic BH800 Bass Head will have you covered, and then some! TonePrint simply means signature effects, created by some of the world's best bass players, for instance Nathan East, Victor Wooten, Richard Bona and Duff McKagan. And, as if that wasn't enough, they are available for free, straight from your smartphone. Finally an amp that's as versatile as you need it to be!
Bass is more present than ever in today's music. TC Electronic has transitioned from supporting members to the guys in the spotlight. With its Lightweight, portable design, Intelligent EQ section, ultra-precise on-board tuner that handles up to six strings and unlimited tonal versatility through TonePrint, TC Electronic BH800 Bass Head isn't just your run-of-the-mill bass ampâ?¦ it's what bass amps were intended to be!
Tone Is Where the Heart is
With TC Electronic BH800 Bass Head's intelligent EQ section, TC Electronic has once again placed themselves far ahead of the tone-tailoring-game. Behind the deceptively simple four dial design lies a frequency range perfectly tuned for bass. So no matter if you like your sound nice and scooped, fat and groovy or filled with high-end sparkle, TC Electronic BH800 Bass Head's tone controls will be sure to cut and boost in all the right places, leaving you sounding your best every single time!
TonePrintÂ® Enabled - Signature Bass Effects
Bass TonePrints are free, custom-tuned effects, provided by your favorite bass players! TonePrints give you access to an effect as it is used by the artist - so you can tap directly into the TC tones used by the best bass players in the world. TC Electronic has made a TonePrint App which allows you to beam TonePrints from your phone to your TonePrint-enabled pedal or amp. Easy, fast and totally free of charge!
TC Electronic BH800 Bass Head Features
- Built-In Tuner: TC Electronic BH800 Bass Head's ultra-precise on-board tuner is there when you need it. Itâ??s always on, so you constantly have a clear read of whether youâ??re in tune or not. And with a frequency range that supports up to six-string basses, you can be sure that your low-notes will always be in tune!
- TonePrint - Your Vision, Your Sound: TC Electronic BH800 Bass Head features a wide range of TonePrint effects, from Chorus, Flanger, Vibrato, Octaver to TC Electronic's custom SpectraComp & BassDrive â?" and they all sound killer! TC Electronic has combined TonePrints that let you enjoy the power of two TonePrints in one!
- Frequent Awesomeness: The intelligent EQ section is designed to cut and boost at different frequencies. Tailored specifically for bass for ultra-precise tonal shaping.
- Balanced Output: Use the balanced output to send a signal to a PA or a sound engineer when playing live, or use it as a highâ?"quality bass preamp in the studio when recording, taking advantage of the tone controls and TonePrint features. Choose between sending a pre signal for a completely clean and direct sound or chose post to get the flavor of the amp.
- Plug & Play: Use your iPod, phone, MP3 player or similar to jam along your favorite tracks. Just plug it into the AUX input of TC Electronic BH800 Bass Head and youâ??re ready for a rehearsal session, combining your favorite music with your favorite bass tone!
- Late Night Jammin': If you like jamming late at night, plug in a pair of headphones for a silent session. Keep it grooving, and keep your family and neighbors happy at the same time.
- Foot Control: You can hook up a Switch 3 pedal for complete creative control. The first switch will turn TonePrint 1 on and off, the second turns TonePrint 2 on and off, while the third will mute the amp. Glorious sonic options straight at your feet!
TC Electronic BH800 Bass Head Specifications
- Manufacturer: TC Electronic
- Product: BH800 Bass Head
- Input Connector: 1/4â?ť jack
- Input Impedance: 500 kOhm / 100 pF
- Gain Range: -96 to 41 dB
- Bass: 50 Hz @ Gain -24 to 0 dB; 80 Hz @ Gain 0 to +24 dB
- Low Mids: 200 Hz @ Gain -24 to 0 dB; 160 Hz @ Gain 0 to +24 dB
- High Mids: 630 Hz @ Gain -24 to 0 dB; 800 Hz @ Gain 0 to +24 dB
- Treble: 1800 Hz @ Gain -24 to 0 dB; 4000 Hz @ Gain 0 to +24 dB
- TonePrint (Two Slots): 0 to 10 embedded parameters for TonePrints
- Tuner: Bass Tuner, always on
- Tuning Range: B0 (30.87 Hz) to C4 (523.25 Hz)
- Mute: Mutes speaker output, phones output and balanced output
- Master level / Headphones output: Studio quality headphone amp
- Recommended HP Impedance: 32 to 600 Ohm
- Mains Supply: 100 to 240 V~ 50/60 Hz (200 W @ 1/8 of maximum output)
- Power Module Rating: 800 W
- Speaker Output: Neutrik speakOnâ"˘
- Balanced Output: Balanced XLR, pre/post preamp
- Balanced Output Maximum: +2 dBu
- Bal. Output Optimal Load Impedance: 600 ohm
- Rehearsal Input: 1/8â?ť jack input, fits to iPodÂ®
- Humidity: Maximum 90 % non-condensing
- Dimensions: 241 x 55 x 279 mm / 11â?ť x 9.5â?ť x 2.2â?ť
- Weight: 3.0 kg / 6.6 pounds
- Finish: Brushed and anodized aluminum front plate, metal chassis
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