A first for Mesa Boogie, the Subway D-800+ is a comprehensive solid state bass head serving up the very best in tonal options. Mesa amps are renowned for diverse sounds and they've applied their forward thinking to the bass world too.
The D-800+ contains a sensitive six-band EQ with plenty of room to manoeuvre beyond. Additional controls include a high pass filter, flat or boosted voicing dial for modern or classic tones as well as a host of switches. These comprise of bright and deep switches to bump character in unique ways and a switch to tailor tone depending on your bass pickups.
Here's what Mesa Boogie say about the Subway D-800+ Bass Head:
The SUBWAY® D-800+ addresses the player who wants enhanced frequency control and an interface for outboard signal processing. The upscale D-800+ preamp features expand upon the acclaimed D-800 by including a comprehensive EQ section with Semi-Parametric sweep-able LOW and HIGH MID Bands, the addition of a BRIGHT switch, an adjustable HIGH-PASS Filter with control from 30Hz to 150 Hz, and on the Rear Panel, a Series Effects Loop, Tuner Output and 1/4” MUTE footswitch jack.
Either way you get there, the straight ahead and beautifully simple D-800 or the upscale, fully featured D-800+, the SUBWAYS deliver nuance-rich Tone, stunning power and headroom and a blend of flexibility and portability that would be any Bassist’s dream ride to musical inspiration.
- Build Location Petaluma, CA USA with the World's Finest Materials
- Wattage 800 Watts @ 4 or 2 Ohms / 400 Watts @ 8 Ohms
- Power Amp Type Light-Weight Class D Power Amp & 8/4 or 2 Ohm Impedance Switch
- Preamp Solid-State Preamp
- EQ / Dynamics Control Variable Voicing (Flat to Vintage Scoop), Fully Active 4-Band EQ plus Deep Switch (for enhanced low-end)