Blackstar Silverline Special - 50W 1x12 Guitar Combo
The Blackstar Silverline Special is a 50 watt, 1x12" guitar combo that has been designed by the same team responsible for Blackstar’s acclaimed valve amps. It delivers world-class, boutique sounds, and a selection of great features all set into an easy to use traditional amp format. A great amp for home, studio and small gigs and rehearsals.
Powered by a state-of-the-art SHARC processor, the Silverline amps are able achieve a level or responsiveness only before available in expensive, overwhelmingky complicated floor and rack based units. Combine this with with dual patent design, in the form of Blackstar's ISF filter and TVP (True Valve Power), and you have access to an selection of uncompromising "valve" tones to suit any playing style.
The Silverline Special features 6 proprietary Blackstar preamp voices (Clean Warm, Clean Bright, Crunch, Super Crunch, OD 1, OD 2) that give you access to full bodied, dynamic clean tones all the way up to high gain, powerful drive sounds, and everything in between. In addition to the preamp voices, the amp also host Blackstars TVP technology, that accurately reproduces the sound, feel and subtle nuances of classic power amp circuits; EL84, 6V6, EL34, KT66, 6L6, KT88.
The controls sections gives you the ability to tweak you overall sound to your liking, Gain and Volume are followed by a 3-band EQ section (Bass, Treble with Middle via TAP + ISF), after which comes the ISF Filter, another patented features that sweeps your sound from American to British with one easy knob.
The effects section is an easy to use design that gives you access to 3 effects types (Modulation, Delay and Reverb) with 4 options within each, giving you access to an analogue type delay, phaser, chorus, room reverb, tremolo and more (12 in total).
Once you have found your desired sound and effects settings you can easily save it to one of the 12 fully customizable preset locations, with up to 128 available with the optional FS-10 footswitch.
Other handy features include a speaker emulated headphone output, built in tuner, an MP3/Aux input and USB connectivity.
- 50w guitar combo
- 1x12" Celestion V-type speaker
- SHARC processor
- 6 preamp voices - Clean Warm, Clean Bright, Crunch, Super Crunch, OD 1, OD 2
- 6 TVP power amp circuits - EL84, 6V6, EL34, KT66, 6L6, KT88
- ISF Filter
- Bass, Treble (Middle via TAP + ISF)
- Resonance and Presence (via Bass and Tap/ Treble and Tap)
- 12 effects
- 12 fully customizable preset locations (upto 128 with optional footswitch)
- Speaker emulated headphone output
- MP3/Aux input
- USB connectivity