tc electronic BQ250 Bass Head

Transistor Amplifier Head for Electric Bass

  • Compact and lightweight bass amp head with Mosfet preamp and thrust compressor
  • 1 Channel
  • Power rating: 250 W
  • Controls: Gain, Thrust Compressor, Bass, Lo-Mid, Hi-Mid, Treble, Master
  • Switch: Passive/Active
  • Compressor On/Off
  • DI Pre/Post Eq
  • Dimensions (W x D x H): 255 x 233 x 69 mm
  • Weight: 2.3 kg

Connections:

  • Input: 6.3 mm jack
  • DI Output: XLR
  • AUX input In: 3.5 mm stereo jack
  • Headphones: 3.5 mm stereo jack

Further Information

Power 250 W
Equalizer 4-Band
Compressor Yes
Limiter No
Effects Processor No
External effect loops No
Speaker Connector Speakon
Headphone Output Yes
DI Output Yes
Tuner Out No
Rack mount No

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Nice sound, light, solid and reasonably priced.
Mwahh, 14.04.2021
I really like this amp head. After playing a super heavy Hartke combo for 20+ years, I needed something lighter, but with enough power and flexible tone controls.

The eq is nice and musical. The eq-frequencies have been well selected. The low mid control is extremely helpful for cutting some mud, if you need a hi-fi tone. Instant Marcus Miller.

The compressor is good. It takes some time and tweaking to find a suitable amount/treshold of compression, but this applies compressors in general.

I have easily found a good sound for my fretless 5-string bass as well as for my fretted 6-string with this amp, without any pedals. I also cannot imagine a situation where I would need a more powerful amp than this.
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I love this little monster !
Neiler, 18.11.2020
Such a Massive sounding little amp , Really big and focused tone , the built in Thrust compressor is as nice a compressor as many compressors that would cost more than this amp ! the whole amp behaves amazingly from big warm compressed tones , to dynamic and very focused slap tones . whether used into a cab or taking the balanced out to a PA .
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Profond, 17.11.2020
Great first bass amp even as a backup. No bells and whistles but I honestly think it puts many, more expensive heads to shame!! It's silent (no fan), the 4 band EQ is very good, very portable and light unit with headphones out & aux in. At this price you cannot go wrong.
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Handy amp for the price
UnofficialPotato, 12.02.2020
Got this amp for gigging locally where I cant bring my bigger amps. Sounds great, the compressor is super handy and it fits fantastically into my gig bag!

Would recommend over the other TC head that has a toneprint but doesn't have a gain knob.
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