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Darkglass Microtubes 500 500-Watt 2x10" All-Analog Bass Combo Amp


Darkglass Microtubes 500 500-Watt 2x10" All-Analog Bass Combo Amp


Manufacturer's Description

Unleash 500 Watts of pure analog power and experience unparalleled flexibility with the new M500 Darkglass combos. 

Engineered for ultimate adaptability, these combos deliver pristine bass tones with precision, featuring two speaker configurations—choose the impactful 1x12 or the dynamic 2x10 Eminence ceramic speakers, all powered by a high-efficiency class D ICEpower module. Portable yet potent, Darkglass combos are designed for musicians who demand versatility across venues, rehearsals, and home setups. Elevate your sonic experience with a compact analog powerhouse. 

Front Panel Features

  • Active/Passive: Attenuates input signal for active instruments
  • Darkglass Analog Preamp
  • Four-Band Ultra Quiet Equalizer: Fine-tune equalization with accuracy, featuring push potentiometers for low-mid (500Hz/1 kHz) and high-mid (1.5 kHz/3 kHz) adjustment.
  • Drive (Vintage Microtubes & Microtubes B3K): Seamlessly push between two distortions using the Blend, Level, & Drive controls
  • Compression: With automatic gain adjustment, allowing dynamics shaping.
  • Master with Mute: Controls overall volume while providing instant silence with a push.
  • Headphone Output: Allows for private listening and practice sessions without disturbing others.

Back Panel Features

  • DI Output with Pre/Post Switch: Choose between pre or post-EQ signal for the DI XLR output.
  • Ground Lift for DI XLR Output: Minimize unwanted noise by lifting the ground of the DI output.
  • Auxiliary Input for Backing Tracks: Conveniently play with backing tracks or external audio sources.
  • Effect Loop (Send/Return): Connect external effects pedals or processors seamlessly.
  • Footswitch: Enable hands-free control with an external footswitch. Compatible with all Darkglass footswitches.
  • External Speaker Combo: Connect to an additional external speaker setup.
  • Voltage Selector: 110/220V


  • Dimensions (WxHxD): 18.2 x 24 x 15.5 in
  • Weight approximate: 38.14 lbs