Carol Ann amps are all handcrafted using the finest materials and feature point to point wiring; there are no gimmicks or tone sucking features here, just pure, organic valve tones. Each amp is hand tested by Carol Ann head honcho Alan Phillips before undergoing a live band run through, it's a level of care unlike any other manufacturer and ensures that each amp is running at optimum efficiency before dispatch.
If you are looking for superior tone in an incredible triple channel, all tube amplifier, look no further than the Tucana 3 the flagship model of the Carol Ann range. A hand crafted, no compromise, powerhouse amp.
Boutique amps are serious business these days, everybody is searching for that all elusive killer tone and with so many options on the market it can often be difficult to filter out the real deal. The Carol Ann Tucana 3 is most definitely the real deal. Perfect for everything from country to metal, this amp will interest working players and tone hounds!
Comfortable in any performance situation, it's great for session players who require a wide range of top quality tones, the Tucana 3 is one of the most versatile amps on the market these days. The clean channel features crystal clear note definition and a warm percussive attack, the overdrive channels though are where the real magic happens. With a superb harmonic balance and a deep, rich tonal range, it delivers super variable tones and unrivalled crunch.
The Tucana 3 features the BiasMon Bias Monitoring system that constantly monitors the dissipation power of the power tubes by measuring the plate voltage, cathode current and screen dissipation in order to calculate the perfect bias point. The bias point is very easily set by using the two red and one green LED on the back panel. This makes it a total breeze to retube the amp without the need for any tools or bias monitor. This ensures your amp is ALWAYS running optimally.
This triple channel beaut is a great option for players looking for a complex and precise tone when in the studio or on stage.View Full Specs
CH A Input Level: This sets the overall input gain for the clean Channel.
CH B/C Input Level: This sets the overall input gain for the Overdrive Channels.
CH A Bass, Middle & Treble: Clean Channel Tone Controls.
CH B/C Bass, Middle & Treble: OD Channel Tone Controls.
CH B Gain: Overdrive Channel B gain control.
CH C Gain: Overdrive Channel C gain control.
CH A Master: Master Volume for Clean Channel.
CH B Master : Master Volume for OD Channel.
CH C Master : Master Volume for Gain Boost.
Lead Master: Lead Master Volume
Presence: Global Presence Control.
Footswitch Socket: Heavy duty 3 pin XLR connector for footswitch.
Foot Controller: CH A, CH B, CH C , EFX Loop Switch with 4 programmable modes of operation, Lead Master with LED's
Efx Send and Return Jacks