Packing the legendary preamp TONE, stylistic versatility and aggressiveness of the MARK IIC+™, MARK IV™ and MARK V™, the new MARK FIVE: 25™ provides a “greatest hits” collection of our renowned Mark Series preamp circuits served up with a bouncy, brash new attitude all its own and packaged in a truly unbelievably small 16.5 lb. size!
Scale-down in size, not performance!!!Check out the Mark Five: 25 and prepare to be blown away as to how MASSIVE “mini” can be!!!
See Playlist above for Tone Samples of each of the Mark Five: 25's modes and playthroughs by Andy Timmons, Paul Waggoner & Dustie Waring from Between the Buried and Me, Shaun Riptown & Aaron LeVesque of Autonomist and Sacha Dunable, Dave Timnick & Joe Lester of Intronaut
Made in Petaluma, California with the world’s finest materials
All-Tube Design: 2 x EL-84 Power Tubes & 6x12AX7 Preamp Tubes.
Fixed Bias for consistent, maintenance free performance.
Patented Multi-Watt™ Channel Assignable Power Amp featuring Mesa’s proprietary Dyna-Watt™ technology providing two power levels with different wiring configurations via independent 10/25 Watt Power Switches.
25-Watt Mode utilizes 2 tubes operating in Mesa’s exclusive Dyna-Watt™ Class A/B Pentode for maximum power, punch and clarity.
10-Watt Mode utilizes 2 tubes operating in Class A/B Triode for lush harmonics and liquid feel at lower volumes
2 Fully Independent Channels with 6 Style Modes:
Channel 1 Features:Clean, Fat or Crunch Modes with Multi-Watt™ Power Switch (10/25 Watts) - Independent Gain, Treble, Mid/Boost*, Bass, Presence, Reverb (rear panel) & Master Controls - *Powerful Mid/Boost Control doubles as a standard Midrange Tone Control (from 1 to 5) AND a Variable Gain Boost Control (from 5 to 10) providing precise levels of sweet harmonic overdrive, from subtle to blistering.
Channel 2 Features: Legendary Mark IIC+, Mark IV and Xtreme Modes with Multi-Watt™ Power Switch (10/25 Watts) - Independent Gain, Treble, Middle, Bass, Presence, Reverb (rear panel) & Master Control.
Selectable 5-Band Graphic EQ – Footswitchable, Channel Assignable or Bypassable.
All-Tube, Spring Reverb with Independent Channel Control (rear panel)
Fully Buffered, Tube FX Loop.
Built-In CabClone™ Cabinet Simulator with Internal Amp Load and Headphone Back Voicings, Speaker On/Off and Ground Lift Switches.
All Aluminum Chassis.
2 Button Footswitch (Channel 1/2 & EQ)
Custom Finish: Red Bronco Vinyl / Black Taurus Front Panel