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Fender Vintage Reissue '65 Super Reverb 4X10 Guitar Combo Amp

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The all-time bluesy, funky rocker!

The Fender '65 Super Reverb Combo Amp is a long overdue addition to Fender's Vintage Reissue series. Here's a faithful re-creation of the legendary and highly collectible Blackface Super Reverb from the 1960s. This 45W, all-tube combo with 4 x 10" Jensen speakers, tube reverb, and vibrato has long been considered one of the best amps to "crank up" for unmiked club gigs or on the concert stage. The all-time bluesy, funky rocker! Includes 2-button footswitch.

Designed to sound as close to the original as possible, the ˜65 Reissues are assembled in Corona, California and feature Jensen speakers (One C12K for the Deluxe and two C12Ks for the Twin, four P10Rs for the Super and one C10R for the Princeton), Schumacher transformers, traditional tremolo and tube-driven reverb to create that classic, "Blackface" sound so many players desire. They do have PCBs (Printed Curcuit Boards), as opposed to the original's "hand-wired" circuitry, but the components (capacitors and resistors) are the same values as amps from that period. They also have hand-wired tube sockets and other parts for added strength.

Tonal Characteristics: Bright, scooped midrange that is known as the "Blackface" sound, pronounced "Wine Glass" highs from the Jensen speakers and a slightly more polite power amp for crystal cleans that can also be cranked for great overdriven tones.
Who's it for: Players that love the original versions but are priced out of owning vintage amps, blues players, country players, rock players, guitarists trying to get classic "Blackface" sounds (a la Stevie Ray Vaughan, Jimi Hendrix, John Mayer), American-made amp enthusiasts, traditionalists, avid Fender collectors.

FEATURES
Made in USA
All-tube 45W @ 2 ohms
4 x 10" Jenson speakers
2 footswitchable channels
Reverb and vibrato

Order today and enjoy the quintessential Fender sound of this classic amp.

SPECIFICATIONS
25-1/4"W x 25"H x 10-1/2"D
65 lbs.
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FenderVintage Reissue '65 Super Reverb 4X10 Guitar Combo Amp
 
4.7

(based on 66 reviews)

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83%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Excellent sound (15)
  • Good power output (14)
  • Easy to use (12)
  • Warm / comfy (12)
  • Portable (6)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Performances (16)
  • Outdoor events / games (12)
  • Professional recording (11)
  • Home studio (8)
  • Amateur recording (6)
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Most Liked Positive Review

 

Best amp Fender has to offer

The Fender Super Reverb amp (reissue) is the 'best amp' that Fender has to offer in their inventory at this time (in my opinion). This reissue amp is identical in sound...Read complete review

The Fender Super Reverb amp (reissue) is the 'best amp' that Fender has to offer in their inventory at this time (in my opinion). This reissue amp is identical in sound to the 'original' blackface released decades ago. The tone is absolutely excellent (loud or soft). The tone controls are very sensitive and provide plenty of headroom to teak the tone. However with me, I simply run all the tone controls on "5" (Vibrato channel). I get what I want from that basic setting. The 'bright' switch is very sensitive and pushes the ultra-high's through nicely. Even though this amp is physically 'bigger' than a Twin Reverb, it is actually a little lighter. It is around 55 or 57 pounds. So, it's 'heavy, and it's 'big'. BUT… it's GOOD SOUNDING! The reverb circuit is especially high quality. For some reason, the reverb on a Super Reverb amp sounds better than on other Fender amps (including the Twin). It's probably because of the 10" speakers, as they are projecting the frequency which is closely linked with the reverb circuit. Even though the Super is rated at 45 watts, it gets as LOUD as a Twin Reverb at 85 watts. Why? Because the 4=10" speakers push more 'air' than the 2-12" of a Twin. So it gets LOUD, and it breaks up much nicer than a Twin as well. DON'T change the speakers! They are designed for this amp! If you start messing with the speakers, you'll lose the tone that this amp has to offer. With the reverb, I only have to set the reverb knob at "3" to really get a nice deep reverb depth effect. On some other Fender amps, you have to push it all the way to "10" to get the reverb 'front-and-center'. One thing I really like about this Super Reverb amp is that is has all the original tube circuitry. This includes tubes for the reverb, tremolo, AND a rectifier tube. Having a rectifier tube (rather than a solid state rectifier) is very important. This is because the rectifier tube produces the 'compression' that is typical of old amps. This natural compression is not there with amps that use a solid state rectifier circuit. I believe the Fender Deluxe reissue uses a rectifier tube as well… but I don't think any of the other Fender amps use the actual rectifier tube circuit, including the Twin Reverb reissue. I have even read reviews where the owner actually removed the rectifier tube and had a solid state circuit put in! Iche! With all due respect to that user, why would you even do this? Critical musicians pay big bucks to get that rectifier tube in the circuit of their amp, because it produces such a nice tone. Musicians go out these days and spend hundreds of dollars on a 'compression stomp box'. Hey folks, just use a tube amp that has a rectifier tube! So, all in all… if you want an amp that will take you through the duration of your music career, go with the Fender Super Reverb reissue! You won't be disappointed. You can play ANYWHERE with this amp. And anywhere you play, people will always recognize this icon as one of the 'legs' of the Fender Heritage. Yes it's big. Yes it's heavy (not as heavy as a Twin). Yes it's expensive (more than the Hot Rod series, even more than the Twin). But guess what? It's worth it! I've owned many amps in my days. Actually had about 4 or 5 Twins, and even 3 Super Reverbs before this current reissue. Because I was a 'crazy kid', buying and selling guitars and amps was just routine activity. Now that I'm in my 'senior years' as a musician… no more buying and selling. My Fender Super Reverb is my go-to gigging amp. (My Fender Blues Junior is my rehearsal amp). Whether I'm playing Jazz, Classic Rock, Blues, Country or big band tunes…. this Super Reverb produces the best sound there is. My main guitars are a G&L Legacy, and a Gibson ES-137 Custom (blue). Thank you. JBM (St.Louis, MO)

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Go for the original

I recently used this amp at a gig because mine (Vox AC-30, UK reissue) was in the shop. What a huge disappointment! The amp produces an empty, high end shriek,...Read complete review

I recently used this amp at a gig because mine (Vox AC-30, UK reissue) was in the shop. What a huge disappointment! The amp produces an empty, high end shriek, and little else. There was no body or warmth to the tone at all. I spent a lot of time trying to dial in a decent sound, to no avail. The worst part was that the louder the amp got, the worse it sounded as the 10" speakers start to "fart" with the volume at about 6. I'm not talking about natural overdrive either, I'm talking about the speakers not being able to handle volume and while retaining tone. Luckily, I was using this amp in a stereo setup with a Roland JC-80, and was able to back off the Fender. Still, it was a very unsatisfying sound and a poor sounding show. I would not recommend this amp to a gigging musician. Maybe it sounds fine in the bedroom, or in the studio at low volumes, but not on a stage.

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(29 of 29 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Best amp Fender has to offer

By Sadhu

from Saint Louis, MO

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Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Excellent Sound
  • Excellent tone
  • Good Warmth
  • Like the rectifier tube
  • Powerful
  • Powerful for any venue

Cons

  • Big
  • Expensive
  • heavy

Best Uses

  • Events
  • Performances
  • Professional Recording

Comments about Fender Vintage Reissue '65 Super Reverb 4X10 Guitar Combo Amp:

The Fender Super Reverb amp (reissue) is the 'best amp' that Fender has to offer in their inventory at this time (in my opinion). This reissue amp is identical in sound to the 'original' blackface released decades ago. The tone is absolutely excellent (loud or soft). The tone controls are very sensitive and provide plenty of headroom to teak the tone. However with me, I simply run all the tone controls on "5" (Vibrato channel). I get what I want from that basic setting. The 'bright' switch is very sensitive and pushes the ultra-high's through nicely. Even though this amp is physically 'bigger' than a Twin Reverb, it is actually a little lighter. It is around 55 or 57 pounds. So, it's 'heavy, and it's 'big'. BUT… it's GOOD SOUNDING! The reverb circuit is especially high quality. For some reason, the reverb on a Super Reverb amp sounds better than on other Fender amps (including the Twin). It's probably because of the 10" speakers, as they are projecting the frequency which is closely linked with the reverb circuit. Even though the Super is rated at 45 watts, it gets as LOUD as a Twin Reverb at 85 watts. Why? Because the 4=10" speakers push more 'air' than the 2-12" of a Twin. So it gets LOUD, and it breaks up much nicer than a Twin as well. DON'T change the speakers! They are designed for this amp! If you start messing with the speakers, you'll lose the tone that this amp has to offer. With the reverb, I only have to set the reverb knob at "3" to really get a nice deep reverb depth effect. On some other Fender amps, you have to push it all the way to "10" to get the reverb 'front-and-center'. One thing I really like about this Super Reverb amp is that is has all the original tube circuitry. This includes tubes for the reverb, tremolo, AND a rectifier tube. Having a rectifier tube (rather than a solid state rectifier) is very important. This is because the rectifier tube produces the 'compression' that is typical of old amps. This natural compression is not there with amps that use a solid state rectifier circuit. I believe the Fender Deluxe reissue uses a rectifier tube as well… but I don't think any of the other Fender amps use the actual rectifier tube circuit, including the Twin Reverb reissue. I have even read reviews where the owner actually removed the rectifier tube and had a solid state circuit put in! Iche! With all due respect to that user, why would you even do this? Critical musicians pay big bucks to get that rectifier tube in the circuit of their amp, because it produces such a nice tone. Musicians go out these days and spend hundreds of dollars on a 'compression stomp box'. Hey folks, just use a tube amp that has a rectifier tube! So, all in all… if you want an amp that will take you through the duration of your music career, go with the Fender Super Reverb reissue! You won't be disappointed. You can play ANYWHERE with this amp. And anywhere you play, people will always recognize this icon as one of the 'legs' of the Fender Heritage. Yes it's big. Yes it's heavy (not as heavy as a Twin). Yes it's expensive (more than the Hot Rod series, even more than the Twin). But guess what? It's worth it! I've owned many amps in my days. Actually had about 4 or 5 Twins, and even 3 Super Reverbs before this current reissue. Because I was a 'crazy kid', buying and selling guitars and amps was just routine activity. Now that I'm in my 'senior years' as a musician… no more buying and selling. My Fender Super Reverb is my go-to gigging amp. (My Fender Blues Junior is my rehearsal amp). Whether I'm playing Jazz, Classic Rock, Blues, Country or big band tunes…. this Super Reverb produces the best sound there is. My main guitars are a G&L Legacy, and a Gibson ES-137 Custom (blue). Thank you. JBM (St.Louis, MO)

(18 of 20 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Better Than Vintage

By Cadillac Rob

from Chicago area

Comments about Fender Vintage Reissue '65 Super Reverb 4X10 Guitar Combo Amp:

I'm an active working Blues musician, I have real '59 Bassman, '61 Deluxe, '64 Deluxe Reverb and one of these in my current inventory. It's MUCH more responsive and crisper than the old amps. The stock tone is perfect for Blues and Country with all of my stage guitars. I also don't have to worry about it blowing up or getting stolen at a gig. If it disappears it can be replaced.I use a 1970 LP Custom, '79 ES-347 with real '59 Humbuckers, real '57 Strat and real '56 Telecaster. I don't use any effects other than a touch of reverb and the tone just can't be beat with any of my work guitars. It has plenty of volume for outdoor gigs but is also great for smaller indoor venues. It's also been dropped a couple of times with no problems other than having to replace two knobs. Extremely solidly built! My only complaint is that I tore a rotator cuff lifting it onto the stage at a Blues festival a year ago, at 65 lbs it's not light.In my opinion the ultimate, most versitile amplifier money can buy at the moment.

(9 of 13 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Better w/ a couple tweaks

By Anonymous

from Undisclosed

Comments about Fender Vintage Reissue '65 Super Reverb 4X10 Guitar Combo Amp:

I bought one of the newer reissues cause I'd just always wanted a super and couldn't afford an original black face. I've been a weekend gigger for about 30 yrs now (mainly classic rock & country) and own quite a few amps. I've always looked for a really good clean sound and I'll get anything else I want out of my pedal board.To be completely honest, the first couple shows I played w/ this amp,I wasn't completely satisfied. Very nice overall sound but this is the first amp I've used with a rectifier tube. Just wasn't diggin the sag and mush at higher volumes. The low notes lost definition and "mushy" is the best way I know to describe it. My old 71 marshall had WAY more headroom. So I called my local amp guy and he hooked me up. I replaced 2 of the stock jensens w/ 2 old celestion vintage 10's I had. (England) celestions. Took out the rectifier tube & replaced it w/ a diode rectifier and replaced the stock tubes w/ JJ's & a rebias. NOW THEN!!!! This thing came alive!!! Way more punchy, More headroom and less fizz at high volumes, But still Fender to the bone. Each to his own but the tube rectifier thing just aint for me. And after these changes I done some research and discovered that Stevie had Dias install solid state rectifiers in his Supers & Vibroverbs also. Try it.. You"ll like it

(8 of 8 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Didnt buy from here,

By jlsrsvl

from atkins, ar

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Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Excellent Sound
  • Good Warmth
  • Portable
  • Powerful

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Amateur Recording
    • Events
    • Performances
    • Professional Recording

    Comments about Fender Vintage Reissue '65 Super Reverb 4X10 Guitar Combo Amp:

    I have the Limited Edition Super. Aside from the junky Groove Tubes being bad, and having to rebias the amp when the tubes were replaced, this thing is INCREDIBLE! Anyone that says otherwise obviously has no idea what to do to make them sound better. My amp was biased at 22ma. WAY too cold. Rebiased to 38ma and now I cant hardly tell the difference between it and an original 1965 model. These reissue amp are not junk. Yeah I'm not crazy about the use of not so high end components, but the amp is amazing. I've played through reissues and they start to break up around 4 on the volume. Well they need rebiasing. The amp shouldnt start to break up til around 6 or 7, and they get so SOOOOO sweet when theyre set up right. Dont knock em til you know theyre for sure set up right.

    (8 of 9 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Amazing, with caveat

    By Motoven Baezart

    from Annapolis, MD

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    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Excellent Sound
    • Good Warmth
    • Portable
    • Powerful

    Cons

    • Some Corners Cut In Mfg

    Best Uses

    • Amateur Recording
    • Events
    • Home Studio
    • Performances
    • Professional Recording

    Comments about Fender Vintage Reissue '65 Super Reverb 4X10 Guitar Combo Amp:

    The stock tubes that come in this amp are absolute rubbish. I put in some quality valves (JJ), set the bias properly (I doubt this was done from the factory) and this amp just came to life!! I was dumbfounded at the transformation. Just a reminder to me how important tubes are in a tube amp. Sounds absolutely glorious, now. Equal to any of the vintage amps I own. With the factory tubes the sound was overcompressed, harsh, and weak in the bottom end.

    The other problem was the speaker cable is very poor quality, and needed to be replaced. The amp was cutting in and out. I am amazed that Fender puts a molded plastic cord in such a crucial position on an amp that costs as much as this one, but, oh well, at least I found it.

    One of the speakers died, too. Still sounds good with three, though. This amp was bought brand new.

    The last problem that this amp has is common to virtually all newer production Fenders in the past 30 years or so using circuit board construction, rather than point to point. Circuit boards are an elegant way to construct an amp, but, the plastic board mounted jacks Fender uses are of poor quality, and start to go bad after a few years of normal use. They are hard to replace is the other problem, compared to the easy task of replacing a standard guitar-type jack on a vintage amp. Both jacks on my Normal channel need to be replaced. The amp is about 6 years old. I think they could at least take the time to wire in some decent jacks in an amp as nice as this, for a lifetime of use.

    In proper order, this amp quickly displays its legendary qualities. I think the 30-40 watt range is magic for tube guitar amps. Loud enough to gig, but not so loud that you can't crank it up a bit and get the goodness happening without deafening people and drowning out everything else. It's still pretty dang loud, though. You have to love the Fender effects as well, the tremolo and reverb. Another chunk of genius from Leo and company.

    (7 of 21 customers found this review helpful)

     
    3.0

    Try it for yourself, ignore the stars

    By Alex

    from Guam

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    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Looks Great
    • Portable

    Cons

    • Breaks Up Way Too Soon
    • Poor Sound Quality
    • Strange Reverb Bleed Over
    • Weak

    Best Uses

    • Not Sure Yet

    Comments about Fender Vintage Reissue '65 Super Reverb 4X10 Guitar Combo Amp:

    Well I just got my new 65 re-issue and man was I excited! I couldn't wait to play it after seeing all of the 5 star reviews. I ordered this because I was not willing to wait for my Blues Deville replacement which is on back order. I decided to go with the 65 re-issue Fender Super Reverb. It was daamaged during shipping and MF was quick to try to resolve the problem. Unfortunately it was on back-order. This amp was "made in America" so it must be good right? Well now I'm not so sure.
    The tone is kind of strange and compresssed sounding. It gets loud but it's not a sparkling clean sound even at 3 on the volume. When you play chords the tone will mushy up a bit. The reverb has a strange way of bleeding continuously even when you stop playing. Not a crystalline splashy sound you would expect from a vintage re-issue. The chords do not have good note separation.I play loud and like the amp to stay clean until I push it. This thing wimps out way too early in the game. 45 watts should be loud enough but, I'm afraid not with this one. I only use minimal pedals. I use a tube screamer and a Boss CE2 chorus. Very old stuff. Just the way I like it. They both did little to help this amp. This amp has a strange solid state tone to it.
    Last week I bought the Blues Deville 4x10 and it was every bit as amazing in tone as people say. It blows this thing away without even breaking a sweat. It may be made in Mexico but if you're like me, you don't care if it has great tone.The Blues Deville has AMAZING tone. This thing can't hang at a real gig. Buy something else. Let Fender know we don't want hype. Just great sounding dependable gear!

    (6 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    AMAZING amp!!

    By jlsatkins

    from Atkins, AR

    About Me Professional Musician

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Excellent Sound
    • Good Warmth
    • Portable
    • Powerful

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Amateur Recording
      • Events
      • Home Studio
      • Performances
      • Professional Recording

      Comments about Fender Vintage Reissue '65 Super Reverb 4X10 Guitar Combo Amp:

      I have the limited edition of this amplifier. AMAZING!! When you first get this amp, you need to have the tubes biased. Fender usually has them set at 22ma from the factory, which makes the amp distort when the volume is on about 4 and the volume is not real loud. Have the bias adjusted to between 32-40 ma (wherever sounds best to you, mine is set at 38ma) and I'd recommend a different set of power tubes too (JJ's are amazing), the preamp tubes are fine if theyre not microphonic, and it'll sing and sound awesome. For a reissue amp these are amazing if you get em set up right. I know it should be done from the factory, but lets face it, they put out WAY too many for the folks to keep up with how theyre set and everything. And rebiasing the amp and changing the power tubes wont affect the warranty on the amp itself. I love mine. Works great with all my pedals, TS9 and TS7 Tubescreamers for 2 different overdirve tones, Marshal Jackhammer for the heavy metal tones, delay, EH chorus, and a rotary speaker emulator and a Vox wah. The amp will do anything you want it to. Best amp I've ever played through.

      (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Tone Heaven

      By onefdreamer

      from lagrange ga

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      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Excellent Sound
      • Good Warmth
      • Powerful

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Amateur Recording
        • Events
        • Home Studio
        • Performances
        • Professional Recording

        Comments about Fender Vintage Reissue '65 Super Reverb 4X10 Guitar Combo Amp:

        I've longed for something better as a hobbyist. Working man with a family, hard to scrape the cash to get away from cheap solid states. Then I was blessed with the ability to purchase this gem. The tone that this baby produces is orgasmic to the ears, for hours I can sit in front of this baby and get lost in my soul. I play an american HSS start with a '70s fuzz pedal through this thing and I could not be more satisfied. You will not go wrong purchasing this amp, its amazing. Even my 10 yr old daughter took a double take and commented on how beautiful it sounds. It will be difficult to top this one.

        (5 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        AMAZING!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

        By LPman5000

        from Oh

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        Comments about Fender Vintage Reissue '65 Super Reverb 4X10 Guitar Combo Amp:

        I have had this amp for about six months, its the best amp i have ever had. It has a very nice clean sound and also a nice distortion. It can do pretty much any style of music I know of. GREAT AMP BUY IT!!!!!

        (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Always the best

        By Cnote

        from Miami

        Comments about Fender Vintage Reissue '65 Super Reverb 4X10 Guitar Combo Amp:

        I have been playing for over 40 years. I am 58 and started in clubs when I was 16 ( don't tell anyone ) I was fortunate enough to find a used 59 gibson Es335 dot neck and a 63 black face super reverb. The sound of the 2 together was unimaginable and I played for many years throughout Miami and New England. Unfortunately my Super Reverb was stolen and I never replaced it, because I couldn't exactly. They were making Blue faces which were not the same... a couple of months ago a friend called me to come review his new amp and when i got to his house he had a Super Reverb 65 combo...new version. Well I played this thing and could not stop the goose bumps from covering my body. The same sound and power pull from the tubes through the Es 335 came roaring through, in fact even better. I was astounded. Years ago I changed to a Marshall 100 with 1960 bottoms and got used to it but playing this baby was like going home. Most incredible. Any new bluesy, power, rock guitarist that also loves that Fender reverb clean sound will love this amp. I went to all the amps and tried to find that fine tuned sound that I loved but only the the Super Reverb delivers it. Thank you Fender returning my sound to me....

        (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Buy two, one for you and a friend!

        By chad

        from Apo

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        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Excellent Sound
        • Good Warmth
        • Portable
        • Powerful

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Amateur Recording
          • Events
          • Home Studio
          • Performances
          • Professional Recording

          Comments about Fender Vintage Reissue '65 Super Reverb 4X10 Guitar Combo Amp:

          Im the type of guy that enjoys a clean tone with some reverb. I was on the fence with this amp and the twin. I feel like I made a solid choice. I plugged it in and let the tubes warm up for an hour and came back. Then I sat down, busted out my 60th anniversary strat and immediately became lost in the tones that this thing was producing.

          Be forewarned metal junkies this may not be your thing. However, if you are like me and and enjoy amazing clean tones then you will want to add this one to the arsenal . I bought condition 2 and still haven't been able to spot any flaws. If you like the blues, country or classic rock or 90's grunge then this amp is for you. The vibe and reverb circuits are amazing. They got the name on this one right because its super. The second Im done writing about this I'm going to play until my fingers bleed.

          (3 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Great Blues, Funk, Soul & Rock Machine!

          By Mojo Monk

          from Australia

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          Pros

          • Clean sound
          • Excellent Sound
          • Good Warmth
          • Powerful
          • Tone

          Cons

          • Demands Expert Handsears
          • Difficult To Use
          • Loud
          • Size

          Best Uses

          • Events
          • Performances
          • Professional Recording
          • Studio

          Comments about Fender Vintage Reissue '65 Super Reverb 4X10 Guitar Combo Amp:

          This amp has the best clean sound you could find, you might prefer other flavours within the same standard but that's about it.

          Takes pedals incredible well and is extremely responsive to the attack in the guitar.

          LOVE IT!!!!

          I also had a Twin Reverb (As Good) if this one is loud, the tween reverb can dismember you after braking you back!

          (3 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Beautiful Perfection I LOVE THIS AMP!!!!

          By Mojo Monk

          from Australia

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          Pros

          • Excellent Sound
          • Good Warmth
          • Powerful

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Events
            • Performances
            • Professional Recording

            Comments about Fender Vintage Reissue '65 Super Reverb 4X10 Guitar Combo Amp:

            This amp will allow you to do be 100% satisfied in any style that requires perfect tone

            (3 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            best reissue amp u can buy

            By epiphonedotsucks

            from san antonio, texas

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            Comments about Fender Vintage Reissue '65 Super Reverb 4X10 Guitar Combo Amp:

            The reissue of one of greatest amps is an incredible success. This amp offers more treble then the twin reverb and better clean, reverb, or vibrato then any Marshall. The amount of watts on this amp do not justify how loud this amp is, and how good it sounds when it is loud. The amp allows you to get the same great clean tone when you're playing at volume one all the way to 10. Plus when you add real distortion pedals, like a DOD 250 or an Ibanez tube screamer, none of the sound and great harmonics are sacrificed. The amp is the best amp for anybody who actually enjoys great clean sound.

            (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Don't plug it in unless you can afford it!

            By PowderedToastMan-PiOlF

            from Canada

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            Comments about Fender Vintage Reissue '65 Super Reverb 4X10 Guitar Combo Amp:

            Unless you've got the cash to buy it, I would warn against plugging into this amp because once you do there's no going back! That's what happened to me - I went into the store for something completely unrelated and while there I started browsing and kicking the tires and ended up trying one of these out. The next week I literally couldn't stop thinking about this amp and I went back and bought it. It's simply the greatest tone I've ever heard! I LOVE it! One thing to note is you're going to need a good OD pedal if you want dirt because you gotta get this sucker loud before it breaks up. Don't get me wrong, the amp's natural breakup sounds amazing - only thing it's you'll be blowing the shingles off your roof. Yeah, it's that loud. It's pretty manageable at lower volumes though and the volume pot has a nice even sweep to it (not like a Deville where all the volume is between 0-4 on the knob). Great, great, GREAT tone here. This will be my amp until the day I die.

            (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Paul Walterboro SC

            By Paul

            from Walterboro SC

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            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Excellent Sound
            • Good Warmth
            • Powerful

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              Best Uses

              • Home Studio
              • Performances

              Comments about Fender Vintage Reissue '65 Super Reverb 4X10 Guitar Combo Amp:

              I purchased my first super in the summer 1968 but it was stolen in 1993 in all those years it did not miss a beat i'm hoping this gives me the same service it's a pure fender classic all in one package easy to use has the bite when you need it, and mellow out for the softer ballads.

              (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Just... wow!!!

              By guitarsonist52792

              from Nashville, TN

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              Pros

              • Easy To Use
              • Excellent Sound
              • Good Warmth
              • Powerful

              Cons

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                • Events
                • Home Studio
                • Performances
                • Professional Recording

                Comments about Fender Vintage Reissue '65 Super Reverb 4X10 Guitar Combo Amp:

                I've been playing through a Peavey Classic 50/212 for YEARS. Finally, a buddy of mine was selling his Super Reverb, so I swooped it up fast.

                I don't regret this purchase one bit. This amp takes pedals better than I've ever heard. And sounds great whether it's through single coils and humbuckers. If you use the vibrato channel, you have a 3-band EQ which really expresses your tone if you have your settings right. I HIGHLY recommend buying this amp or one of it's (siblings).

                (2 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                best tone possible

                By Chris

                from Nj

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                Pros

                • Easy To Use
                • Excellent Sound
                • Good Warmth
                • Portable
                • Powerful

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Performances

                  Comments about Fender Vintage Reissue '65 Super Reverb 4X10 Guitar Combo Amp:

                  i bought this used - put 4 new celestions in it, and designed a closed back cabinet with a fan to suck out the heat, and WOW! les paul or strat with a ts9, and an lpb-1 for lead boosts, plus an mxr delay - unreal

                  (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Fender Tone Monster

                  By Outlaw65

                  from Alabama

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                  Comments about Fender Vintage Reissue '65 Super Reverb 4X10 Guitar Combo Amp:

                  I have been playing guitar for 25+ years and in that time have collected many amps; a Marshall JCM 900 stack, Marshall Vintage Modern Combo, Fender Deluxe Reverb and Fender Vibroverb Custom, but this Re-issue Super Reverb is the go to amp for me! I have had it now for over six months so the honeymoon is nearly over, and still it blows my mind how simple it is to get a great, consistant tone. I play Fender Strats through a VOX wah, tube screamer then amp...simply using the guitars volume and tone knobs to vary the tones. This amp is very responsive and loud enough for most venues. The only modifications I made were the tubes. The stock tubes are ok, but I prefer JJ 6L6's (biased HOT) and Tungsol 12ax7s with a JAN Phillips 5751 in the first gain stage. With this set-up I get consistant smooth, rich tone that justs sings! I depend on my equipment as a source of income and I take very good care of it (the amp lives in a road case), but, it gets worked hard every week. I have not had a single issue with this amp! I carry spare tubes and fuses, just in case, but, have never had to use them. This is a work horse amp that just drools classic fender tone. IMHO, good tone is a personal taste that comes from many sources; guitar, amp, and effects, all the way through the types of tubes, strings, and instrument cables you use. That being said, if you are looking for a good sounding reliable amp, take YOUR guitar to the music store and try one of these out. If you play blues, rock, jazz, or country this amp is worth a try and may very well be just the tone monster you are after.

                  (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Fender Super

                  By SoCalPunk

                  from SoCal

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                  Comments about Fender Vintage Reissue '65 Super Reverb 4X10 Guitar Combo Amp:

                  When I felt I was good enough to step up to quality equipment,I knew I wanted something that had some history behind it, something I knew had been around a while and stood the test of time. I think gear from the 1960s is probably some of the best equipment out there, so I decided to start there. I found the Vox AC30, Twin Reverb and Super Reverb to fit the best in my music style. I prefer the Super over the Twin due mostly to its lower power rating and its 4-10in speakers. I believe the Super has better reverb sound and it feels like it has more depth and character in the tone. I decided on the Vox because I do prefer the Vox's overdrive tone over the Fender products. All in all, the Super is a great amp, great blues, country, rock and surf tones can be coaxed out of this gem.

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