The Astoria Classic will appeal to purists who want clean, authentic all-valve tone, and to boutique pedal enthusiasts who will find it the perfect pure-valve foundation for their sound.
The Power Reduction pull switch drops the amplifier’s output power from 30 Watts to 5 Watts, which produces softer tones and a less ‘in your face’ sound.
The Sensitivity control optimises the sensitivity of the preamp by controlling its negative feedback. It increases or decreases gain without changing the output impedance of the first stage. This means th
|MODEL NAME||ASTORIA CLASSIC|
|INPUTS||HI/LO (HI provides +6dB Sensitivity)|
|CONTROLS||MASTER, SENSITIVITY, TREBLE, MIDDLE, BASS, EDGE|
|SIZE||1 x 12"|
|IMPEDANCE||4 / 8 / 16 Ohm|
|PRE AMP VALVES||3 x ECC83 (12AX7)|
|POWER AMP VALVES||2 x KT66|
|HEAD WEIGHT (KG)||16.5|
|HEAD DIMENSIONS in mm
(W x H x D)
|600 x 290 x 230|
|COMBO WEIGHT (KG)||27.5|
|COMBO DIMENSIONS in mm
(W x H x D)
|600 x 540 x 260|
|CAB WEIGHT (KG)||17|
|CAB DIMENSIONS in mm
(W x H x D)
|600 x 530 x 260|
at tonal integrity is preserved regardless of where the Sensitivity control level is set.
Edge makes the overall characteristic sound of the amplifier brighter or darker. To achieve this, it cuts high frequencies between the phase splitter and the power valves. Edge is a power stage function with a similar effect to a traditional presence control. Note that he higher the Master volume level, the more pronounced the Edge function will become.
The Astoria Classic combo is loaded with a single 12″ custom-voiced Celestion® Creamback speaker.
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Free shipping on all orders! We ship to the continental US only --no international shipping. We typically ship via UPS Ground, but some smaller packages (like strings) will go US Postal Service.
You may return your purchase for a full refund within 14 days provided it is returned in the same condition with the original packaging, accessories, and documentation. Otherwise, a re-stocking fee may be assessed. Buyer is responsible for return shipping unless we have made some type of error.