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Introducing the Strike Amp 8


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The Alesis Strike Amp 8 is a 2000-watt bi-amplified powered speaker specially designed to complement electronic drum kits. Whether you're performing at a gig, recording in the studio, or rehearsing at home, the Strike Amp 8 serves up beefy kick drums, punchy snares and detailed cymbals through an 8" woofer and high-frequency compression driver. Packed into a dependable yet refined cabinet, this lightweight amp offers maximum volume and clarity at any listening level. The Strike Amp 8 to our lineup of premium gear for electronic percussionists looking to make their sound their own.

High-Performance Transducers Built for Maximum Thump

The Strike Amp 8 is equipped with professional-grade components to accurately reproduce the wide frequency range of electronic drums. Its 8" low-frequency woofer delivers tight, defined bass for realistic kick drum thump and tom resonance. The high-frequency compression driver and optimized waveguide render crisp snare cracks, shimmering cymbals and expressive percussion FX with stunning realism. With a combined 2000 watts of bi-amplified power, this portable PA has ample headroom for your loudest drum fills and most aggressive playing styles.

Versatile Connectivity for Any E-Kit

The Strike Amp 8 features dual XLR/TRS combo inputs with independent level controls, allowing you to connect modules, pads and drum brains from various manufacturers. An XLR output enables you to link multiple Strike Amps together or feed the house PA. Onboard contour EQ lets you tweak the tone to match your acoustic space or personal preference. With its compact footprint and molded side handles, the Strike Amp 8 is easy to position as a stage monitor and transport from gig to gig.

Premium Components and Road-Ready Design

From its Baltic birch enclosure to its durable steel grille, the Strike Amp 8 is built to withstand the rigors of live performance and frequent transport. Its trapezoidal shape minimizes resonance, while its pole mount socket provides a stable platform for mic stands and speaker poles. With its high-power amplifier, pro-quality transducers and electronic-drum-friendly feature set, the Alesis Strike Amp 8 delivers a premium listening experience for drummers who demand the best.

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  • 2000 watts of peak power delivers clarity, punch and more than enough headroom for any
  • performance or practice space
  • Specially-voiced 8-inch woofer and high-frequency compression driver deliver your drum sounds
  • with the precise, full response across the entire frequency range without any artificial coloration

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  • (2) XLR/TRS 1/4-inch combo inputs with independent volume controls and clip indicator
  • XLR output to link another Strike Amp or send your performance to another input device
  • Lightweight and flexible tilt-back cabinet design that can also be pole-mounted
  • Contour EQ switch to control your sound
  • The ground-Lift switch eliminates unwanted noise

collapse expand iconWarranty

One year parts and labor warranty on all keyboards, DAT, and modules.
One year or 1500 hour warranty (whichever comes first) on tape heads.
Custome must register purchase online to receive customer registration number and warranty.
(No warranties are sent with product.)

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