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Guitar & Bass Amps => Hiwatt => Topic started by: Björn Eriksson (admin) on October 04, 2007, 07:28:40 PM

Title: HIWATT - another historic amp from Britain
Post by: Björn Eriksson (admin) on October 04, 2007, 07:28:40 PM
(http://www.hiwatt.co.uk/images/navibar-04.jpg)

This combo amp seems to be a good choice for various venues and situations.
Using a specially wound output transformer, the Studio/Stage Combo can switch from 20 watts to 40 watts of power, while retaining its Class A pure tone.

(http://www.musicground.com/Amplifiers/Hiwatt/Combos/SS212sm.jpg)

Features include High and Low sensitivity inputs, Gain with switchable boost, Bass, mid, Treble, full size accutronic spring reverb and master volume control. Equipped with 2 Fane 12" speakers all assembled in an 18 marine ply cabinet.

Famous artists have used Hiwatt amps since the 60's!
I think I know WHO has been here..... ;D
(http://www.rickbeat.com/hiwattrick.jpg)

More interesting reading can be found here:
http://www.musicground.com/Amplifiers/Hiwatt.html (http://www.musicground.com/Amplifiers/Hiwatt.html)