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Acoustic Image Contra S4 650-BA

Acoustic Combo

  • High Fidelity sound
  • 2-Way speaker system
  • Equipment: 10" Downfiring woofer, 5" extended range driver
  • Lightweight (22 lbs) polymer housing
  • Single-channel preamp
  • No effects
  • 3-Band equalizer
  • Pre-amplifier section
  • 1/4" Jack input or XLR
  • Phantom power on the XLR input
  • Input and master-level
  • Effect loop with return level control
  • Switchable low cut or notch filter
  • Balanced Direct-Out with ground lift
  • Mute-switch and Pre/Post EQ for the direct-out
  • 300 Watt Power amplifier
  • Automatically controlled Dual Voltage operation (100-115V / 220-240V)
  • Including slip cover with accessory pocket and shoulder strap
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Almost perfect

Ranthoron, 30.04.2017
Small, light and loud with clean sound.
So actually the egg laying wool milk under the compact amplifiers.

On my jazz double bass, switch the cable from the Shadow SH950 pickup into the Contra S4, and enjoy a second bass that will never become disharmonic with me. Perfect.

To my classic double bass the Ovid CC 100 clipped, XLR cable to it - and first the phantom power and the XLR cable to search for jack because there are only jack inputs. (-1 point with features) But then also again a sound, which is not only clean, but pure.

Even my Stagg EDB, which I only have in the rehearsal space, in order not to have to drag as much, sounds like a substitute - almost like a real ;-)

My guitarist has connected his instrument for testing - and we just had a louder guitar.

Everything you need is clearly arranged on the frontpanel, from the input via volume control and equalizer to the mute button and the XLR output - and, if necessary, you could also include pedal-down mines.
And the 300W is enough not to go under hyper-amplified guitars.

In short: the part is the absolute madness for all those who play acoustically and are sometimes forced to "make a little more steam behind", as in the case of cafe house music, or when the bass fraction in the orchestra is somewhat understated.
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THE COMBINATOR FOR CONTRASTASSISTS

01.08.2016
For bassists who are looking for a natural sound, there is no practical alternative that offers an equally good price-to-weight ratio.
The amplifier is extremely light, you can easily carry it in one hand if you carry the bass in the other. Perhaps Thoman is synonymous to the appropriate Gigpack (currently only in the US).
The operation is very simple - without frills. And the sound (I use the Wilson pickup) is phenomenal, as long as you play in clubs, restaurants or rehearsals. For loud outside inserts and large concert halls, this dwarf is simply not designed. For dinner music on a restaurant terrace is the volume, if you turn the amplifier almost completely.
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