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Tone King Imperial MK II 1x12 Combo in Black/Cream
Tone King Imperial MK II 1x12 Combo in Black/Cream


 
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Product Code: IMPERIAL-MKII-BLACK-CREAM
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From Tone King:

First introduced in 1993, the Imperial has become a proven favorite of guitarists seeking authentic vintage tone. Utilizing all-tube circuitry, traditional spring reverb, and a specially voiced, highly resonant cabinet, the Imperial captures the true experience of playing a well-worn vintage amplifier - both in tone and feel.
Twenty years of research and development have been engineered into the new Imperial MK II to capture the best of authentic vintage tone while offering a number of useful new features.

WHAT’S NEW IN MK II:

1 - Handwired Board Construction.
By providing optimal component placement and wire routing, the new “handwired board” layout delivers real sonic advantages:
- Thicker, beefier tone with more character and focus, and really lively dynamics.
- Smoother, silkier high frequency response - more “chime” and less “glassiness”.
- Mids are chunkier with more harmonic complexity.
- Plenty of presence and “air” without sounding overly “bright”.
- Very low noise floor. Built-in AC line filter eliminates interference from computers and electronic devices.
2 - Ironman II Compensated Power Attenuator
- Tuned reactive load
- Volume Level Compensation circuitry progressively modifies the EQ curve and compression at lower attenuation settings. This means that the sound you hear at low volume is just as fat and present as it is at high volume.
- Damping Factor Compensation circuitry allows the speaker to act more naturally at low power. This prevents the speaker from feeling “stiff” at low volume - it really feels like you are playing a cranked amp, even at bedroom volume.
New Features:
1 - Attenuator Bypass Switch - The new Attenuator Bypass Switch helps you match the volume level of clean and overdriven sounds. When this feature is enabled, the attenuator is automatically bypassed (turned off) when the rhythm channel is selected.
2 - HF Compensation Switch - This switch modifies the operation of the attenuator’s compensation circuitry, allowing you to tailor the compression, presence, and brightness to your listening environment.
First look at the Tone King Imperial MK II
Features
Configuration: 1x12 Combo
Output Power: 20W
Preamplifier: 2-Channels, Footswitchable Rhythm Channel
Rhythm Channel: Vol, Treb, Bass
Lead Channel: Vol, Tone, Mid-Bite
Reverb: Tube Driven, Full-Size Spring Pan
Tremolo: Modified Bias-Modulation Type, Footswitchable
Power Attenuator: Ironman II Precision Compensated Power Attenuator
Load Type: Tuned Reactive Load
Attenuation Steps: 6 Steps: 0db, -3db, -9db, -15db, -24db, -36db
Speakers: 12”, 8-Ohm Ceramic Magnet ‘Tone King 33’ Made by Eminence
Attenuator Bypass: When selected, the attenuator is bypassed (rhythm channel only)
Footswitch: 2-button Footswitch with LED indicators
Footswitch Functions: Channel Switching, Tremolo On/Off
Preamp Tubes: 4 x 12AX7, 1 x 12AT7
Power Tubes: 2 x 6V6GT
Rectifier Tube: 1 x 5AR4
Colors: Black/Cream

Dimensions: 22-1/2” W x 19-1/4” T x 10-1/2” D
Weight: 36.2 Pounds