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Kustom Unveils KXB500 Bass Amplifier

Kustom KXB500 Bass AmplifierKustom Amplification has introduced the KXB500 bass amp, a no-nonsense amp built for a big sound while staying compact. The amp is rated at 500 watts and has a total of five control knobs, and weighs in at five pounds.

The KXB500’s input stage accommodates for a range of signal levels features a clip LED and mute switch. Tone controls consist of a 3-band EQ with a mid shift between 500 and 700Hz, attainable by pushing or pulling the Mid switch toggle.

The front panel is then rounded out with an Auxiliary input and a Headphone output. The back is chock-full of connectivity with speakON and 1/4″ outputs, a balanced XLR output, a Tuner Out jack, an Effects loop and a footswitch jack to control the Mute function and Effects Loop.

The KXB500 is available now with a street price of $399.99. For more info, visit Kustom’s website.

Kustom KXB500 Bass Amplifier Specs:

  • RMS Wattage:500 Watts
  • Input Configuration: 1/4″ with Clip LED & Mute
  • EQ: Bass, Mid, Treble w/ Mid Shift
  • Effects Loop: Send & Return
  • Line Output: Balanced
  • Headphone Jack: 3.5mm Stereo
  • Auxiliary Input: 3.5mm Stereo
  • Dimensions: 12″ (L) x 2.5″ (H) x 8″ (D)
  • Weight: 5 lbs / 2.6 kg