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EVH Eddie Van Halen 5150III LBX Lunchbox Guitar Amplifier Head, New

The EVH 5150III LBX packs two channels of searing EVH tone into a portable 15-watt lunchbox amp that's perfect for bedroom practice or studio work. (5) Read 5 reviews for this product | Rate and review this product
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EVH Eddie Van Halen 5150III LBX Lunchbox

A mighty sonic force to be reckoned with, the EVH 5150III 15W LBX is an easy-to-carry "lunchbox" guitar amp head. Don't let its diminutive size fool you -- its packed to the gills with searing tone! Armed with five ECC83S (12AX7) and two EL84 tubes for incredible high gain sound, it performs like an arena-filling champ. Two flexible channels, the famous EVH Blue "Crunch" and Red "Full Burn," combine with the familiar low/mid/high/presence tone controls and 1/4 power switch so you can easily dial-in your own roaring Variac-less "brown" sound.

Dial up a tasty crunch for rhythm work and then when it's time for a face-melting solo, stomp on the included footswitch to call up an intense lead tone with tons of singing sustain. For colossal tone and serious crunch in a compact package, look no further than the EVH 5150III 15W LBX!

Experience just how much searing tone is packed into the EVH Lunchbox head:


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- Series: 5150III
- Amplifier Type: Tube
- Height: 7.0" (17.8 cm)
- Width: 12.75" (32.5 cm)
- Depth: 6.25" (15.9 cm)
- Weight: 15 lbs.
- Power Output: 15W (Full Power) - 4W (1/4 power Switch)
- Speaker Jacks: 1 - 1/4" Output
- Preamp Tubes: 5 - JJ EECC83S
- Power Tubes: 2 - JJ EL84 (Matched Duet)
- Inputs: One 1/4"
- Channels: 2 - Crunch / Full Burn
- Controls: Gain, Low, Mid, High, Volume, Presence, Rear Resonance
- Effects Loop: 1/4" Effects Send and Return Jacks
- Cabinet Material: Black Powder Coated Steel
- Handle: Vinyl with Metal Insert and Black End Caps
- Knobs: Ivory Chicken-Head
- Amp Jewel: Red
- Footswitch: Single Button Included - Selects Channel (Overrides Front Panel Select)
Weight, Dimensions, and Manufacturer Part Numbers
Base Item
Shipping Weight: 19 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 18 x 13 x 11 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): 2256000000
Blemished
Shipping Weight: 18 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 17 x 11 x 10 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): 2256000000
Warehouse Resealed
Shipping Weight: 19 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 18 x 13 x 11 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): 2256000000
If you have additional warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer at 480-596-7195
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zZounds has verified that this customer bought this product from us. "EVH LBX 5150 III 15 watt mini head"
Overall: I own the limited addition 100 watt " Stealth " head and matching 412 cab and the 212 50 watt combo. The gain structure on the combo's blue channel is a lot hotter than the original 100 watt head. It feels to me that Eddie may have based the blue channel on the Stealth head after the 212 combo. They sound identical. Now enter the EVH 5150 III 15 watt mini head I received yesterday. Sitting it on top of my EVH 212 cabinet and adjusting the controls the same as I do on my stealth and combo, when I flipped on the stand by switch on the LBX and set volume to 9:00 I could not believe what I was hearing. This new " mini " head sounds EXACTLY like the blue channel on both the stealth and combo. Engaging the one button switch from blue to red is seamless and rolling down your volume on your guitar on the blue channel produces a very usable " semi " clean tone. I am simply blown away by this newest addition to the EVH family. As with all EVH amps, this little beast is a pure 7 tube tone machine. This amp is a must have!!
Style of Music: Hard rock / metal lead guitarist
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Overall: This amp is basically the same amp as a 5150 III 50 watt, but without the clean channel and circuit design from the 5150 IIIS. (which I hope evh will make small version of that head soon!) Only 15 watts (and switchable to half power) and it's a very loud 15 watts! You could play it with a band without any volume issues. I use a custom made 2x12 cab with eminence speakers wizard and man-o-war, it powers that without any problems! Also used it with the Ibanez thermion 4x12 stack, no problem, very loud like it would with a 100 watt head. Amp has all the ohms settings, 4,8, and 16, all the power, standby and half power switches are on the back to save space This little amp sound amazing! both channels are great. the blue channel still has plenty of gain and of course the red can go from ac/dc to slayer gain! Also dose have light dirty/clean sound if you turn the gain down. had a bugera t-50, blackstar ht5, blackstar ht20,(owned larger heads, peavey xxx, Randall rh100, 200, bugera 6262, Randall lynchbox LB103, Randall rm100,) trust me this amp blows the smaller amps and some of the larger amps listed away, volume and tonally! I've been playing guitar for about 25 years owned tons of gear, bought and sold over the years. It doesn't full short like most small amps do gain wise, theres plenty of gain on tap and it's very structure (the eq dose work well) 5 pre-amp tubes, not 2 or 3 like most small amps have! Highly recommend guitar amp! It's the best small amp I have ever played! I did the 8 payments here on zzsounds just to make it easier so I could "play and pay" and I could own a top shelf amp
Style of Music: Hard Rock/ Metal/ Instrumental
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