Phil Jones Bass

briefcaseBriefcase
Type: transistor combo amp
Power rating: 100 watt RMS
Features: Active/passive input, Compressor/limiter, 5-Band EQ, Headphone out, Balanced-line out, Pre-amp out, Extension-speaker out, Power: 12-Volt DC / 110/220-Volt AC or Internal rechargeable battery
Drivers: 2 x 5″
Dimensions: 6″ W x 14″ H x 15″ D
Weight: 28 lbs

The Briefcase uses two 5″ loudspeakers, what makes the compact design of the enclosure possible. A very unique feature is the power supply: you can use it with 220V/110V AC, 12V DC or with an internal rechargeble battery (a 12V DC coiled charging cable is included).

available at www.kontrabass-atelier.de

flightcaseFlightcase
Type: transistor combo amp
Power rating: 150 watt RMS
Features: Limiter, 5-Band EQ, Headphone out, DI out, Tuner out, FX send return
Drivers: 4 x 5″
Dimensions: 13.5″H x 12.5″W x 15.8″D
Weight: 24 lbs

Bass Cub BG-100
Type: transistor combo amp
Power rating: 100W output
Drivers. 2 x 5″
Features: 2 channels, Bass and AUX and MIC input, input impedance: 4 MOhm, 2  x 3 band EQ, limiter, headphone out, DI out, pre-amp out, size: 30,5 x 27,5 x 20 cm (12  x 10.8 x 7.8 inch) W x D x H, weight 13.2 lbs / 6 kg
comes with a padded carrying bag

Double Four BG-75

Type: transistor combo amp
Power rating: 75W output
Drivers: 2 x 4″
Features: 1 channel, 3 band EQ, Bass and AUX input, headphone out, pre-amp out,  size 8.2 x 8 x 6.8 inch (W x D x H)

 

www.philjonesbass.com

available at www.kontrabass-atelier.de

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3 Responses to Phil Jones Bass

  1. Jonas says:

    I often use the Briefcase for smaller gigs. It is very well made, has a great sound, and a very effective 5-band EQ. However, the Briefcase might be underpowered for real loud gigs. I never used the battery option so far.

  2. Mario Grillo says:

    I have used the battery option outdoors and it worked well-3 40 min sets upright jazz with drums.
    I have also used it in a three piece Classic rock context where it just makes the grade. Good sound.
    My main amp.

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