1979 Carvin CM130 vintage guitar ad

At Carvin you’re not only buying the best, but the price is right too! We handcraft guitars & other professional products in limited production quantities and sell only direct to you thus passing on super quality with big savings…Solid Brass Tune-O-Matic bridge & tail piece; Eastern Hardrock Maple Body for unsurpassed sustaining qualities; Schaller Machine Heads; Solid Brass Nut; Ebony fingerboard with nickel-silver frets…

1979 Carvin CM130 Vintage Guitar Ad available at www.GuitarPulp.com

1991 Carvin neck through body guitars – quality without compromise

Carvin neck through body guitars are meticulously handcrafted to provide you with the finest sounding and playing instrument possible. From the selection of exotic woods to the precision inlaying of beautiful abalone, every detail is important at Carvin. Especially the personal attention that goes into the set up of every Carvin guitar. Even our own renowned M22 humbucking pickups are specially wound to compliment the sound of our guitars…

1991 Carvin neck through body guitars – quality without compromise Ad available at www.GuitarPulp.com

1991 Warrant guitarists Joey Allen and Erik Turner for Carvin X100B Tube Heads

Warrant guitarists Joey Allen and Erik Turner provide the double guitar blast that powers their sound, and they get that power from Carvin X100B tube heads and “British Series” V412 cabinets. You can get the same X100B tube stacks with factory hot rodded EL34 tubes, delivering unlimited sustain at all levels. Features like clean rhythm to overdrive channel switching, 5 band EQ and reverb. Surpass the performance of other amps that sell for twice the price by ordering direct from Carvin. Check it out on Warrant’s new album “Cherry Pie.”

1991 Warrant guitarists Joey Allen and Erik Turner for Carvin X100B Ad available at www.GuitarPulp.com

1990 Guy Mann-Dude for Carvin X220 Guitars

“There is a solid quality feel with Carvin neck through body guitars…The X220 is incredible.” -Guy Mann-Dude is receiving rave reviews for his performance on the album “Sleight of Hand” and the X220 fits perfectly into his aggressive style. Carvin guitars are handcrafted with super fast necks and hot M22 humbucking pickups…

1990 Guy Mann-Dude for Carvin X220 Guitars Ad available at www.GuitarPulp.com

1990 Carvin FX1244 12 CH multi track mixer – The Flexible Solution

Live. In Studio. As a complete Live Sound/Recording mixer, the new Carvin FX44 Series stands alone. With channel features like four sub groups, six programmable Monitor/Effects sends, four band EQ, and dual input capacity, the FX44 outperforms the competition hands down – at a stereo price…

1990 Carvin FX1244 12 CH multi track mixer – The Flexible Solution Ad available at www.GuitarPulp.com

1978 The Carvin DC150 Electric Guitar

At Carvin you’re not only buying the best, but the price is right too! We handcraft guitars & other professional products in limited production quantities and sell only DIRECT to you thus passing on super quality with big savings.

1978 The Carvin DC150 Electric Guitar Ad available at www.GuitarPulp.com

1978 Carvin DC150 Stereo Guitar with M-22 (22 pole) pickups

Carvin – The Professional’s Choice. Carvin wants to become your professional sound company by offering the best equipment for less. The savings are yours because you buy directly from us – the manufacturer. Try us for 10 days and prove to yourself that we’re better or your money back!

As pictured: VT-112 Tube Amp, Concert Tube VT1500 4 Celestion Speakers, ASG500 Stereo 500W RMS Bi-Amp, R520 Radial Horn with JBL 2470 Driver, Horn Loaded 1330 with JBL K130, DC150 Stereo Guitar with M-22 (22 Pole) pickups, Q1608 Quad Board w Ch Parametric EQ Joystick Panning Etc.

1978 Carvin DC150 Stereo Guitar with M-22 (22 pole) pickups Ad available at www.GuitarPulp.com



1979 Carvin Bi-Channel VTX812-M Guitar Amplifier

80% of today’s instrument amplifiers are not versatile enough for today’s professional musician. The Carvin Bi-Channel is a new breed of amplifier. The concept is simple; you get maximum flexibility, straight forward design, and a sound that can not be surpassed…

Shown in ad: VTX812-M, VTX112JBL

1979 Carvin Bi-Channel VTX812-M Guitar Amplifier Ad available at www.GuitarPulp.com



1982 Carvin Guitars, Amplifiers and sound equipment

Carvin – The Professional’s Choice. Professional Groups like: Jefferson Starship, Pink Floyd, Thin Lizzy, The Knack, and Frank Zappa are using Carvin because they believe it’s the best sound they’ve been able to obtain for their performances.

Carvin products shown:

H5000 Renkus Heinz super tweeter – Pro Net $239
H500 Renkus Heinz 2″ Horn – $559
1320J Horn loaded woofer w JBLE140 – $329
780J Pro stage monitor w JBL & Renkus – $549
MX1608 16 in x 8 out board w 2 track mix down – $2595
XC1000 Stereo electronic crossover – $279
DCM301 300W monitor amp w 9 band EQ – $399
DCA800 800W (bridged) stereo power amp – $599
XB-812 British styled “X” stack w Celestion – $1399
XV-100 All-Tube “X” amps w EV or Celestion – start at $449
DC200 Stereo Guitars – start at $455

1982 Carvin Guitars, Amplifiers and sound equipment Ad available at www.GuitarPulp.com



1991 Jon Butcher for Carvin Guitar Products

Jon Butcher with his aggressive playing style requires a guitar and amp set up that compliments his sound.

Jon’s DC145 guitar with it’s neck through the body construction and tung oiled neck help to accelerate his fast playing style. The Carvin double locking Floyd Rose system allows him to use his tremolo as hard as he wants without going out of tune. Whether you order the standard DC145 or select from our large list of custom options and flamed translucent finishes, you will have one of the finest guitars made with efforless playability and great tonal versatility.

Like Jon, you can get the same X-100B tube stack with factory hot rodded EL34 tubes, delivering unlimited sustain at all levels. Features like clean rhythm to overdrive chammel switching, 5 band graphic EQ, reverb and a host of other features surpass the performance of other amps that sell for twice the price.

Carvin Users: Joey Allen, Warrant; Jay Azzolina, Spyro Gyra; Steve Bartek, Oingo Boingo; Jennifer Batten; Reb Beach, Winger; Bob Bradshaw; Vito Bratta, White Lion, Jon Butcher; Craig Chaquico, Starship; Jeff Cook; Lanny Cordolla; Scott Dalhover, Dangerous Toys; Chris Degarmo, Queensryche; Tony Fredianelli; Marty Friedman; Fareed Haque; Michael Hedges; Jorma Kaukonen; Howard Leese, Heart; Alex Lifeson, Rush; Guy Mann-Dude; John McGeogh, Public Image Ltd.; John Macey; Doug Marks; Mike Marquis, Kik Tracee; Fred Newell; Princess Pang; Mitch Perry; Vicki Peterson, Bangles; Doc Powell; Robbie Robertson; Pat Simmons, Doobie Brothers; Dave Sabo, Skid Row; Ken Tamplin; Erik Turner, Warrant; Michael Wilton, Queensryche; Frank Zappa

1991 Jon Butcher for Carvin Guitar Products Ad available at www.GuitarPulp.com