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      Acoustic GT50H 50W Tube Guitar Amp Head (H79829)
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Killer tube tone and power with endless flexibility at home and on stage.

The Acoustic® GT50H 50 Watt all-tube guitar amplifier head is for the musician who demands more from an amp. The GT50H offers a variety of tube-driven tones, from a warm, mellow clean to classic crunch to an insane overdrive — and everything in-between. Featuring both a Pentode and Triode mode, along with a half-power switch, the GT50H provides a wide range of output options from 12 to 50 watts while keeping its rich tone intact.

Tube complements include two 6L6GC power tubes for a balanced and versatile tone. The preamp consists of two tried-and-true 12AX7WB's and two ECC83S's for a smooth tone.

With multiple speaker outputs, the GT50H can power 4, 8 or 16 Ohm load cabinets and boasts an Accutronics® spring reverb and an effects loop. The included 4-button footswitch gives you total control on stage with Channel Switching, High Gain on/off, Reverb on/off and Lead Boost on/off.

Acoustic GT50H 50W Tube Guitar Amp Head Features:

  • 50W
    4, 8 or 16 Ohms
    Half power switch
    Triode/Pentode switch
    3-band EQ
    Bright switch and presence control
    2 channels plus Low and High Gain switch and Boost control
    Accutronics® spring reverb and Effects Loop


Acoustic GT50H 50W Tube Guitar Amp Head Specifications:

  • 29" x 10.83" x 10.69"
    35.61lbs


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  • Golden Tone!

    As reviewed by EDWARD LANZILOTTA on 3/21/2013

    I did a lot of backround research before purchasing this amp. I was trying to find something that would be able to replace my old Fender Hot Rod. I came across this guy one day and instantly knew it was the amp. I waited and waited for the money and eventually got down and bought it. I have now owned it for a little more than 3 months. I am absolutely in love with this amplifier. One of the big perks for me was the power section. For guys like me who will have nothing but 6L6 tubes, this is a dream come true. the clean channel on this amp is fantastic. Very reminiscent of my Hot Rod. And the real spring reverb really adds to that. The amp is set up as 2 channels with 2 modes per channel. I find a use for all 4 modes. The lead channel alone is perfect for classic rock. The clean channel on high gain gives you a perfect blues tone. Flip on the high gain mode on the lead channel and you are set for shredding. The boost is a very handy feature and adds too solos, and it CAN work on the clean channel. The footswitch is rugged and takes care of everything. I paired it with the matching G412AC. The cab is a bit directional, but its great. Overall this is an amazing amp and well worth the money. You'd be crazy to turn this one down.

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  • Who the heck is Acoustic?

    As reviewed by Russell Richardson,Jr on 7/2/2012

    I honestly have only saw this amp in guitar center in the back row by the solid states for the past two months and never thought twice about it.I wish I had played it sooner because this thing is a respectible fist tube amp. The clean channel on this thing was awesome. It has great headroom and the bright switch really gives this thing a great feel,think of a R&B funky kind of vibe. As far as the dirty channel goes I thought it was pretty awesome. Think of that High Gain California 80's tone. With the right presence settings it really cuts and the notes sustain for a good while. I tried to get a good HEAVY sound out of this thing,but it did not quite get there. Close but not quite.A pedal would get you there,but I dont feel that I have to use a pedal on an amp that I will spend hundreds of dollars on. That's why I can only give it 4 stars. It does sound awesome on low volumes though...

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  • Not what I expected at all

    As reviewed by Peter Wellman on 6/4/2013

    When I first plugged into this amp I didn't realize it was a tube amp, i thought it was the 120 watt solid state version until it required a standby to turn it on. I played through the acoustic 4x12 cab. When my friend that works at guitar center said she had never had anyone try to play through it I was a little worried. Then I started playing through the clean channel with the bass and treble at about 1 o clock and the mids at bout 11, presence on full, and master and channel volumes on half....holy crap! This thing sounds great! I should mention that i was initially playing with a gibson les paul with p90s, a real mans guitar. It had just a little bit of very nice sounding breakup at this volume, and when you kick in the boost in the footswitch it gets even more bity, which is great for some blues soloing. Then the dirty channel. With the gain and volume on 5 and leaving everything else the same this thing was the ultimate grunge machine! Then when you kick in the high gain and scoop the mids a bit you can play legit death metal. I then played through a strat and a normal les paul and set up a chorus and a delay.... Awesome. The reverb sounds awesome too, not intense enough for surf, but why would a surf guitarist buy anything other than a fender? The effects that are built in to this thing are freaking great, and there's nothing stupid and extra on it, it is simply a work horse. As soon as i get the money I'm going back and picking this thing up. I should warn that i know nothing about reliability, so for the love of god, GET THE WARRANTY!

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