ASM-12 powered monitor
Designed and voiced for use with today’s guitar amp modelers
500W Active Modeler/Profiler Monitor
Use with guitar amp modelers and profilers including Fractal Audio Axe-Fx, Kemper Profiler, Line 6 HD Series, Synergy and others.
Allows for optimal onstage placement.
The Friedman ASM-12 powered monitor was designed and voiced for use with today’s guitar amp modelers and profilers including Fractal Audio Axe-Fx, Kemper Profiler, Line 6 HD Series and others. The ASM-12 delivers rich authentic tones, allowing you get the most out of these systems in live use and playback applications.
The ASM-12 features a Celestion 12″ loudspeaker with a 2.5″ edge wound voce coil and a premium Celestion high frequency compression driver. At the heart of the ASM-12 is a robust 500w Bi-Amp Class-G amplifier that is anything but digital. This proprietary amplifier design delivers rich, full tone and a wide frequency response making it suited for backline, stage monitoring or even as your main PA speaker.
Key features include: Bi-Amp power module with high efficiency Class G low frequency amplification with a high current output stage and custom signal processing; clip/limit, thermal, and short circuit protection; line level output for linking multiple speakers ; optimized acoustic designs using a PETP film compression driver diaphragm; heat vented low frequency drivers; and a hand crafted in the USA, sturdy Baltic birch construction. Controls include level knob, low-cut filter switch, ground lift and power switches. The ASM-12 was designed to operate on the floor as a stage monitor or to be pole mounted on a 1 1/2″ diameter speaker stand.
The Friedman ASM-12 powered loudspeaker was designed using advanced acoustic and audio techniques with premium components, comprehensive protection circuitry, and robust construction to provide years of consistent, reliable performance.
500 watts of clean, analog power
Familiar and elegant design, the ASM-12 pushes the tone of your favorite modeler through the air while blending seamlessly with the rest of your rig.
Tilt-back floor monitor design
Easy to ensure you’re hearing every nuances of your playing as clearly as possible.
Anything but digital
This proprietary amplifier design delivers rich, full tone and a wide frequency response making it suited for backline, stage monitoring or even as your main PA speaker.
XLR and ¼” inputs
Allows for different connectivity needs.
Low Frequency Transducer
High Frequency Transducer
High Frequency Dispersion
Maximum peak SPL
Power Output: LF
Maximum total burst power*
Low Cut Filer (switchable)
Power switch, AC fuse, 115/230V switch Indicators Power Power, Protect, Limit, Signal
SOA output stage, Driver DC protection
Subsonic filter, Turn-on mute and soft ramp
Turn-on inrush current limiting
Power Consumption @
(1/8 power pink noise)
(1/8 power pink noise)
Input Sensitivity **
Hardware: Strap handle, Rubber feet / Rubber Strips
Pole mounting cup, Detachable black grille
673mm x 419mm x 406mm