This classic guitar speaker in fact began life as a radio speaker that used to be modified specifically to be used in electric guitar amplifiers. In its original incarnation as the G12 T530 it gave the impression in a couple of colour variations, nevertheless it used to be the Blue version, fitted as standard into Vox AC30 amps, that secured its place in guitar tone history.
The Blue found favour with notable guitarists like Brian May, due its glorious dampened attack, warm lows, mellow upper-mids and brilliant bell-like top-end. When coupled with a suitable amplifier it evokes wealthy definition and develops beautiful musical compression when pushed. In line with tone enthusiasts around the world, the Blue is the benchmark for guitar speaker perfection.
Power rating: 15W ;
Nominal impedance: 8ohms ;
Sensitivity: 100dB ;
Frequency range: 75 – 5000Hz ;
Unit weight: 9.3lb ;
Shipping weight: 10.8lb
The World’s first purpose-built guitar speaker, famous as the sound of the “British Invasion”
Alnico magnet delivers a glorious dampened attack
Characterised by warm lows, mellow mids and brilliant bell-like highs
As used by legendary guitarists, including Brian May
12″ guitar speaker, ideal for replacement or upgrade