The signal path for gain, EQ, contour and the DI are 100% tube driven, achieving clasic tube performance with 300V plates.
Three 12AX7 tubes deliver the perfect blend of classic tube response and the timeless “Variable Q” equalizer design from the 800RB.
Inherited from the 800RB, this unique tube design varies the EQ bandwidth to retain a musical response even at extreme settings.
Foot switchable channel switching for on the fly volume boost or additional grind.
Balanced DI with Pre/Post and Ground Lift switches to feed the house, Foot Switch Jack, Tuner output, FX Loop for connecting outboard accessories, Headphone Output for silent practice, Line Out plus “Chain Out” to drive GK’s MBP powered cabinets. Two twist lock speaker connectors ensure reliable and safe cabinet connections.
Temperature controlled fans keep the amplifier cool delivering only the required amount of air, reducing noise and dust intake.
With its switch mode power supply and Aluminum chassis, the MB Fusion 500 weighs in at only 4.5 lbs (2kg).
Thoughtful handle design protects the front panel controls. Internal sensing circuitry will indicate problems on the power switch ring. Blue is good!