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Summer NAMM '14 - VHT Amps i-16 Head Demo

July 19, 2014
See and hear the company's newest amp that syncs with all your music apps for ultimate flexibility.
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Musikmesse '13 - VHT Melo-Verb and Super 16 Demos

April 24, 2013
PG's Shawn Hammond is on location in Frankfurt, Germany, for the 2013 Musikmesse show, where he visits the VHT booth for demos of their Melo-Verb and Super 16.
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VHT Introduces the Melo-Verb Vintage-Style Tremolo and Reverb Pedal

January 24, 2013
The VHT Melo-Verb is a pedal recreation of the fabled tremolo and reverb effects that were first introduced as built-in amplifier features in the ‘60s. T
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VHT Announces the Private Reserve '50s Pickups

July 18, 2012
The triple single-coil set is carefully voiced to deliver vintage tone at an affordable price.
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VHT Special 12/20 RT Amp Review

March 26, 2012
This little beast offers much more tweakability than the vintage Fenders it’s based on.
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NAMM '12 - VHT Amplifiers Special 12/20 RT Demo

February 26, 2012
PG's Rebecca Dirks is On Location in Anaheim, CA, for the 2012 NAMM Show where she visits the VHT Amplifiers booth. In this segment, we get to see and hear a demo of their newest amplifier -- the Special 12/20 RT.
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VHT Introduces The Special 12/20RT

January 27, 2012
Hayward, CA (January 27, 2012) -- The VHT Special 12/20RT adds tube-driven spring reverb and tube tremolo to the pedal-friendly Special 12/20 platform. The 12/20RT features two power ranges
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2011 Pedal Roundup: 37 Stompboxes Reviewed

October 18, 2011
“Stompbox.” The word just sounds fun. But, of course, it’s what you do with pedals that matters. And we sure as heck wouldn’t be cramming 37 reviews of the latest, greatest pedals into a single issue of Premier Guitar if stompboxes weren’t, well, a foot-stomping good time.
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VHT V-Drive Pedal Review

October 18, 2011
The VHT V-Drive is a stompbox crammed with goodies, including a fundamentally unique method of tweaking the V-Drive’s distortion character.
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VHT Introduces the Special 12/20 Amp

October 1, 2011
The VHT Special 12/20 features increased power (with two power ranges) and a unique preamp specifically designed to excel with pedals and multi-effects units.
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Summer NAMM '11 - VHT Amps Special 12/20 Demo

July 31, 2011
PG's Rebecca Dirks is On Location in Nashville, TN, for the 2011 Summer NAMM Show where she visits the VHT Amps booth. In this segment, we get to see and hear a demo of the VHT Amps Special 12/20.
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VHT Special 6 Ultra Amp Review

May 17, 2011
Download Example 1 Clean, Jazzy Download Example 2 Clean, Picked Download Example 3 Ultra Channel, Rhythm Clips recorded with a 2008 Fender American Stratocaster (clean) and 1978 Gibson Les
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Video Review - VHT Special 6 Ultra

May 12, 2011
PG's Jordan Wagner walks us through his latest review in the June 2011 issue of Premier Guitar -- the VHT Special 6 Ultra.
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NAMM '11 - VHT Special 6 Ultra & V-Drive Demos

February 26, 2011
PG's Rebecca Dirks is On Location at the 2011 NAMM Show where she visits the VHT Amplifiers booth. In this segment, we get to see and hear demos of their two newest products--Special 6 Ultra Head & V-Drive Overdrive.
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LA Amp Show - VHT Special 6 Ultra,AXL Badwater USA

November 2, 2010
PG's Joe Coffey is On Location at the 2010 LA Amp Show where he visits the VHT Amplifiers and AXL Guitars room. In this segment, we get to see a prototype from both companies--a VHT Special 6 Ultra head and a Badwater USA S-style guitar.

The VHT Special 6 Ultra is based on the Special 6 head that was released at last Winter NAMM, but has an EL34 power tube. The Badwater USA prototype is based on the popular Badwater import series created by AXL last year, but now they are bringing the guitars from their privately-owned Chinese factories and having them assembled, fret-dressed, and fitted with high-quality components in their California shop.
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NAMM '10 - VHT Amplifiers Special 6 Demo

January 28, 2010
PG's Rebecca Dirks is On Location in Anaheim, CA, for NAMM 2010 where she visits the VHT Amps booth. In this segment, we get our first taste of the new Special 6, hand-wired guitar amp.

The Special features hand-wired, point to point circuit board with 1-12AX7 preamp tube and 1-6V6 power tube. It boasts a footswitchable Gain Boost feature that expands its range of tones--the boost footswitch is advertised to make the Special 6 work/sound like s 2-channel amp with its distinct tonal differences. Also, the Special 6 also features a High/Low power switch that enhances low-volume tones with extra-smooth richness (when in half-power mode) and the High section is said to work at gigging volumes within a competing full-band scenario.

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