Get 800W of punch and 12 bands of EQ from a head you can toss in a backpack.
Ashdown has worked with a number of funk masters over the past 30-plus years of making bass amps, and the desire to create an amplifier which meets the requirements for absolute fidelity, clarity, precision tone shaping and masses of power for stunning dynamics continues to this day.
The result is the Retroglide-800. Hand built in the UK Custom Shop, the Retroglide is an 800W funk powerhouse with high- and low-impedance instrument inputs, 12-band graphic EQ @ 30hz to 15Khz + or – 15dB, post EQ balanced DI output, mute switch with LED indicator, Output protect LED indicator just in case things get to hot under the hood, line input, effects loop and speaker output Neutrik combi jack/speakon connector. All wrapped up in a stunning and lightweight 3kg head.
A hand-machined 6mm alloy panel adorns the front of the Retroglide, machined to protect the sliders from being knocked in transport. Housed in an engineered mild steel lid, designed to protect the input and output knobs as well as provide a steady airflow for ventilation.
- Power: 800W
- Single channel
- Two inputs: Active, passive
- Impedance: 4 ohm minimum
- Controls: 12-band EQ, volume, mute switch
- FX loop
- DI output
- Dimensions: 2.55 x 10.62 x 8.46
- Weight: 6.61 lb. (3kg)