The S.U.B. Series Ray4 features active electronics, low noise hum bucking pickups, rock solid hardware and a simple, uncluttered look that is instantly recognizable and respected. Original, iconic, classic, punchy, toneful, soulful: All words used to describe what has become one of the best-selling entry level lines of electric basses in years: The Sterling by Music Man S.U.B. Series Ray4.
Classic Attractive Body Lines
The Ray4, with its unforgettable teardrop pickguard, classic control plate with Active2 band EQ and top mount output jack, is not only a superior choice for the first time player, but has garnered a cult-like following among seasoned veteran bassists for it’s amazing sound and playability at an unbelievable price!
Featuring a 9v powered Active Preamp and individual Volume, Hi and Low Cut/Boost controls, Ray4 is a superior choice and incredible value for players of any experience level. Replacement of the 9V battery is quick and easy, and requires no tools with its easily accessible compartment on the rear of the bass.
Fully Adjustable Heavy Duty Bridge
A heavy duty bridge gives you complete control over intonation and individual string height. This ensures the most comfortable playing experience whether your practicing at home or rocking out on stage.
Hartke HD75 Hydrive Combo Amplifier
The HD75 Bass Combo packs Hartke's patented HyDrive speaker technology into a sleek combo design capable of greatly enriching your low-end tone and with enough power to handle any rehearsal space or small performance venue. The HD75 also maintains Hartke's commitment to producing high-quality bass amplification with exceptional durability.
Hartke HD75 HyDrive Bass Combo Amplifier Features
The HyDrive Design
- 75 watts of output power
- 12 inch HyDrive paper and aluminum cone driver
- 1 inch tweeter
- Top-mounted amplifier with Volume, Bass, Mid and Treble controls
- 7-band graphic EQ
- Dual 1/4 inch inputs for active and passive bass guitars
- 1/8 inch stereo Aux input for stereo line level devices (MP3 players, drum machines, etc.)
- 1/4 inch headphone output
- Built-in limiter
- Effects loop
- Perforated metal grill
- Molded strap carry handle
The HD75 employs Hartke's patented HyDrive Speaker Technology that offers a carefully crafted hybrid (half paper, half aluminum) cone bass speaker. By combining the warmth and roundness of paper with the punch and attack of aluminum, the HyDrive design produces serious tone that is ideal for bass players of all genres and styles.
Solid With Style
Packed with pro features, the HD75 combo is designed to be user-friendly and reliable for players of all levels. The combo offers Volume, Bass, Mid and Treble controls on its top-mounted amplifier panel, as well as a 7-band graphic EQ, allowing for easy adjustments. It features a full effects loop, as well as a 1/8 inch stereo Aux input for playing along with your favorite tracks via an MP3 player and a 1/4 inch headphone output for more intimate practice sessions.
In addition, the HD75 has a built-in limiter to ensure constant amp operation at safe levels. Lastly, its solid enclosure is finished in a stylish fashion with a sleek, perforated metal grill and molded strap carry handle.