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Friedman ASM-12 Active Amp Modeler/Profiler Monitor

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The Friedman ASM-12 powered monitor was designed and voiced for use with today' guitar amp modelers and profilers including Fractal Audio Axe-Fx, Kem...Click To Read More About This Product

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500W active modeler/profiler monitor.

The Friedman ASM-12 powered monitor was designed and voiced for use with today' guitar amp modelers and profilers including Fractal Audio Axe-Fx, Kemper Profiler, Line 6 HD Series and others. The ASM-12 delivers rich authentic tones, allowing you get the most out of these systems in live use and playback applications

The ASM-12 features a Celestion 12³ loudspeaker with a 2.5³ edge wound voce coil and a premium Celestion high frequency compression driver. At the heart of the ASM-12 is a robust 500w Bi-Amp Class-G amplifier that is anything but digital. This proprietary amplifier design delivers rich, full tone and a wide frequency response making it suited for backline, stage monitoring or even as your main PA speaker.

Key features include: Bi-Amp power module with high efficiency Class G low frequency amplification with a high current output stage and custom signal processing; clip/limit, thermal, and short circuit protection; line level output for linking multiple speakers; optimized acoustic designs using a PETP film compression driver diaphragm; heat vented low frequency drivers; and a hand crafted in the USA, sturdy Baltic birch construction. Controls include level knob, low-cut filter switch, ground lift and power switches. The ASM-12 was designed to operate on the floor as a stage monitor or to be pole mounted on a 1 1/2³ diameter speaker stand.

The Friedman ASM-12 powered loudspeaker was designed using advanced acoustic and audio techniques with premium components, comprehensive protection circuitry, and robust construction to provide years of consistent, reliable performance.

FEATURES
Configuration: 12 2-Way Active Stage Monitor for use with modelers/profilers
Assembly: Made in USA using premium worldwide components
Low Frequency Transducer: Celestion - 12 speaker with 2.5 edge wound voice coil
High Frequency Transducer: Celestion PETP film compression driver with 1.75 voice coil
Frequency Range: 50Hz - 20kHz
Frequency Response: 58Hz -18kHz
High Frequency Dispersion: 75 conical
Maximum peak SPL: 129dB
Power Output: LF: 270Wrms Class G / HF: 80Wrms Class AB+B
Maximum total burst power*: 500W
Input Impedance: 20k Ohm Balanced / 10k Ohm Unbalanced
Electronic Crossover: 4th order
Low Cut Filer (switchable): 3rd order Butterworth @ 100Hz
Controls: Level knob , Low-cut filter switch, Ground lift switch
Power switch, AC fuse, 115/230V switch Indicators Power Power, Protect, Limit, Signal
Cooling: Convection
Amplifier Protection: Short circuit, Clip-limiter, Overheat mute
SOA output stage, Driver DC protection
Subsonic filter, Turn-on mute and soft ramp
Turn-on inrush current limiting
Power Consumption @: 1.7A/0.85A 115Vac/230Vac
(1/8 power pink noise): 150VA
Connectors: Balanced female XLR input / Balanced male XLR link output
Input Sensitivity **: 775mV (0dBu)
Enclosure: Black Warnex® painted, Baltic birch plywood construction
Hardware: Strap handle, Rubber feet / Rubber Strips
Pole mounting cup, Detachable black grille
Dimensions: 26.5 H x 16.5 W x 16 D
Weight: 52 lbs.

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FriedmanASM-12 Active Amp Modeler/Profiler Monitor
 
4.0

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5.0

A Perfect Match

By Hammer

from Chicago Il

About Me Experienced

Pros

  • Durable
  • Easy To Use
  • Good Value
  • Portable
  • Quick Setup

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Amateur Recording
    • Events
    • Home Studio
    • Performances
    • Professional Recording

    Comments about Friedman ASM-12 Active Amp Modeler/Profiler Monitor:

    This Monitor is a perfect match to my Kemper profiler,
    Lots of Power, Excellent Tone from every profile,
    If your using a profiler or modeler this is what you need

    (1 of 10 customers found this review helpful)

     
    1.0

    No good

    By Kdog

    from Md

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    Pros

      Cons

      • Breaks Easily

      Best Uses

      • Home Studio

      Comments about Friedman ASM-12 Active Amp Modeler/Profiler Monitor:

      No power at all. Returned same day.

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Awesome

      By DDia

      from Midland,Tx

      About Me Professional Musician

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Durable
      • Good Value
      • Quick Setup

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Performances

        Comments about Friedman ASM-12 Active Amp Modeler/Profiler Monitor:

        Amazing with my Line 6 Helix.
        Durable,well made

        Pretty heavy.

         
        5.0

        Best sounding FRFR "Guitar" powered speaker on the market!

        By Mikey

        from Texas

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        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Quick Setup

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Amateur Recording
          • Home Studio
          • Performances
          • Professional Recording

          Comments about Friedman ASM-12 Active Amp Modeler/Profiler Monitor:

          Been playing for 47 years and the bottom line is I've used some really nice FRFR powered speakers for guitar in the past, and these sound the best to my old ears. They are full sounding, with an "amp in the room" feel either wedged on the floor or up on a pole. Plenty of power for small to medium gigs, and the only thing I can say about them in a negative way is that they are indeed heavy like a well-made powered speaker should be. Try one, or better yet a pair and I bet you love um!!!

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