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Product Specs

Brand
Model
  • DR201 200w Bass Amp Head
Finish
  • Black
Year
  • 1971
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Reviews for the Hiwatt DR201 200w Bass Amp Head 1971
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  • One of the best amps ever made.

    Verified Purchase

    The vintage Hiwatt DR201 is one of the best amps ever made, for bass and especially guitar. Probably has the best clean tones of any amp, so smooth, full, deep. Grand piano comes to mind. Amazing clean headroom, and beautiful distortion when cranked - I like it better than the best vintage Marshall. Best platform for pedals ever. I like it much more than the 100w Hiwatts.

  • 74 Hiwatt Dr201 6- Mullard-6ca7`s and 3 Mullard 12ax7`s

    That was one amp I wish I had never sold! I would run one pedal through just to boost the pre-amp. Deep unreal sound. For years I tried to copy the sound. Bought it in 98 and it was mint with all the original Mullard tubes. If you find any Hiwatt from Hylight Electronics from 78 or earlier at a …