CLOSER TO THE ACOUSTIC INSTRUMENT THAN EVER BEFORE
era 2 is the second acoustic amplifier in Hughes & Kettner’s era acoustic series. Alongside extraordinary acoustic power, era 2 gives you richly detailed definition for peerless authenticity and tonal brilliance, plus a bunch of remarkably innovative and intuitive features to make every performance better.
Built in Germany to the highest quality standards, era 2’s extra power and low-end make it the perfect choice for players who require serious volume and bass for performance purposes.
Painstakingly selected, top-drawer components
Premium-quality AD/DA converters
Custom-made power amp with a massive 400 watts of headroom
Wonderfully dynamic response, richly detailed definition, extraordinary amounts of headroom – it all adds up to a natural-sounding audio experience unrivaled in authenticity.
The powerful low-end also makes era 2 the amplifier of choice for bassists.
Intuitive handling with zero compromises
Two fully featured, identical channels
Independent FX engine for each channel with 16 programs
Very effective Preshape and Mode buttons to voice channels to suit different instruments and vocal registers
Only slightly larger than conventional 60-watt acoustic combos
Developed by renowned acoustic amp designer Michael Eisenmann in a joint effort with the Hughes & Kettner team
Choice materials, handpicked for durability and ruggedness
Made in Germany to the most discriminating standards for quality
“DT” stands for delay time, or the time between echoes / repeats.
“HF damping”” attenuates the high-frequency (HF) components in the reverb signal to take the harsh edge off and achieve a warmer, fatter tone”