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Darkglass E500 Exponent 500W Bass Amp Head

Original price $1,399.99
Original price $1,399.99 - Original price $1,399.99
Original price $1,399.99
Current price $799.99
$799.99 - $799.99
Current price $799.99
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♫ In stock
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New: The item is brand new as received from the manufacturer with a full manufacturer warranty. Instruments such as guitars, snare drums, drum kits, brass and woodwind instruments may be opened for photography and quality control inspection and may not be in a factory sealed box.

Mint or Open Box: The item may have been opened and tested but has been repackaged. The original packaging may have superficial issues but the item itself and any originally included accessories are in perfect, like new condition.

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Demo: These items have been on our sales floor for demo purposes and will likely show signs of use. The original packaging may no longer be included, but you can be assured that you are receiving an awesome item and an awesome price.

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B or C Stock: Factory refurbished. These items were purchased from the manufacturer in a refurbished condition. They will show some cosmetic issues, but nothing that would impact performance. Being that these are sealed from the manufacturer, we generally do not open these to photograph the cosmetic issues. They are guaranteed to work and may have a limited warranty or you may purchase an extended warranty in some cases. Please see the listing description for item specific information.


Experience The Bridge Between Analog And Digital Worlds - The Darkglass E500 Exponent 500W Bass Amp Head

Exponent 500 is a new concept on the market: a hybrid amplifier that combines clean analog amplification with powerful digital signal chain modeling featuring all the components a professional bassist requires. With its audio interface capabilities and 500W of loud, ultra-clean power, Exponent; 500 is an extremely capable solution for every context, packed in a gorgeous and compact light housing for maximum portability.

Exponent 500 combines all of the technologies Darkglass has been developing since their inception in one novel amplifier. It also uses MIDI instead of their IFS footswitch, as MIDI controllers are capable of significantly deeper control.


  • An ever-growing DSP library that has compressors, distortions, modulation, preamps, Impulse Responses and more in the Darkglass Suite app
  • Powerful clean analog amplification, capable of running with the modeling software bypassed
  • Full MIDI control over presets and parameters


SPECIFICATIONS

  • 500 watt bass amp head
  • Ultra clean analog amplifier with powerful digital modeling
  • Assignable effects, preamps, and cabinet simulation
  • Audio interface capability over USB
  • Full MIDI control
  • Effects loop

Connectivity

  • Mono instrument input (1/4")
  • Speaker output (speakON)
  • XLR DI output
  • Headphone output (1/4" stereo)
  • USB-C (Audio interface and Darkglass Suite)
  • MIDI input (5-pin DIN)
  • Bluetooth (audio in and Darkglass Suite)
  • Effects loop send and return (2x1/4")

Manufacturer: DarkGlass Electronics
Model: E500
SKU: I689139-N-1-WHXX
UPC: 6430054580724


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