HT Metal 1H

HT Metal 1H Overview

The HT METAL 1H is the perfect metal guitar amp. Using the award-winning HT-1RH as a starting point, HT METAL 1H gets a complete sonic and cosmetic overhaul – delivering an ultra high gain amp that’s specifically designed to meet the demands of today’s metal guitar players. The patented ISF (Infinite Shape Feature) circuit gives you infinite adjustment over the characteristics of the tone control network and takes you from scooped US to UK metal and anywhere in between. Add a fully-specified speaker emulated output, MP3/Line input and you have everything you need for recording or practicing.

  • Innovative 1 Watt valve head
  • Specially voiced for metal guitar
  • Extreme gain and tone
  • 1 x ECC83 and 1 x ECC82
  • Unique push-pull power amp design
  • Based on award winning HT-1R
  • Two channels
  • Custom metal styling
  • Patented Infinite Shape Feature (ISF)
  • Perfect for studio or practice
  • Speaker emulated output
  • Stereo MP3/Line input
  • External speaker output
  • Stereo reverb
  • Metal grille

Further Info

  • Custom Metal Cosmetics

    The HT METAL series all feature custom cosmetics designed more for metal guitarists. All the range feature black knobs, metal panel, metal logo and on some models a custom metal grille.

    1 Watt, Push-Pull Design

    The HT-1 power amplifier is a low powered push-pull design which produces the crunch and break-up characteristics of a traditional 100W output stage but at a much lower volume. This is achieved by the use of an ECC82 dual triode in push-pull configuration producing 1 Watt output, which is rich in valve harmonics and compression, sounding full and toneful even at the lowest volume level.

    Two Channels

    The HT-1 has two channels available for selection, a Clean channel and an Overdrive channel. Using the Gain control while on the Clean channel you are able to deliver everything from a clean sound through to a crunch tone. Alternatively you can select the Overdrive channel and again using the Gain control, change from a clean sound on the edge of breakup right through to a distorted lead tone.

    ISF Control

    The ISF control works in conjunction with the Tone control. It allows you to choose the exact tone signature you prefer. Fully CCW is a more American characteristic with a tight bottom end and more aggressive middle, and fully CW is a British characteristic which is more ‘woody’ and less aggressive.

    Speaker Emulated Output

    The Blackstar emulated output design is a new benchmark for pro direct recording. This no-compromise design makes it easy to get your tone to disk and tape. You can also use it to run a line out to a PA.

    Digital Reverb

    The reverb control sets the overall level of the reverb effect. With the control fully counter clockwise there will be no reverb. Turning the control clockwise will increase the amount of reverb.

  • General
    Product Range HT Metal Series
    Model HT Metal 1H
    Technology Type Valve
    Preamp Valves 1 x ECC83, 1 x ECC82
    Poweramp Valves
    Wattage 1
    Inputs Guitar Input, MP3/Line Input
    Controls Gain, Overdrive Select, Volume, ISF, Speaker Emulated Output and Headphones, MP3/Line In, Reverb
    Channels 2 - Clean, Overdrive
    Weight 3.8KG
    Dimensions (Width x Height x Depth) 270 x 186 x 174 (mm)

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