Summer NAMM: PV 1600 Bi-Pack & PV 3800 Provide Easy Bi- & Tri-Amping
PV 1600 BI-PACK & PV 3800 PROVIDE EASY BI- & TRI-AMPINGAUSTIN, Texas (Summer 2006 NAMM exhibit #1746) — Peavey proudly introduces the PV 1600 Bi-Pack and PV 3800 power amplifiers, designed for easy bi-amping and tri-amping. Increasing your sound system's dynamic range as much as four times and maintaining clarity and punch is now as simple as plugging in a few cables.The PV 1600 Bi-Pack is an integrated, all-in-one power solution for bi-amping non-powered speakers such as the Peavey SP 2, SP 4 or Impulse 1015. The PV 1600 Bi-Pack delivers 930 watts to woofers (lows) and 350 watts to compression drivers (highs) through a specialized crossover with built-in EQ and phase adjustment. In addition to a 50 Hz bass boost with roll off, a gentle slope throughout the rest of the low frequency range is utilized up to the crossover frequency.Add a 3,800-watt PV 3800 amp to your Bi-Pack system for a tri-amped system. Our highest-power PV Series power amp utilizes a crossover specially tailored for subwoofers and the high power necessary to drive them. Load Fault Correction circuitry along with our famous DDT speaker protection and Turn On/Turn Off protection allow operation with greater efficiency, even under difficult loads and power conditions. The PV 3800 connects to a PV 1600 Bi-Pack through a simple ¼' or XLR cable.The PV 1600 Bi-Pack and PV 3800 power amplifiers will be available in Q3 2006 from authorized Peavey retailers.PV 1600 Bi-Pack· Integrated bi-amp package· 930 watts @ 4 ohms for lows; 350 watts @ 4 ohms for highs· Specially engineered electronic crossover/processing package for SP 2, SP 4 or Impulse 1015 speakers· Combo XLR-1/4' input· High and low thru jacks· Four-conductor Neutrik Speakon NL4 outputs· Temperature-controlled fan· 2RU· 39 lbs.PV 3800· Two-channel power amp with DDT protection· Turn On/Turn Off protection· Load Fault Correction· 1300 W/ch @ 4 ohms· 775 W/ch @ 8 ohms· 2650 W bridged @ 8 ohms· Twin temperature-dependant, variable-speed fans· 2RU· 43 lbs.