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This gorgeous all-tube combo amp is completely hand-wired using premium components.
The Fender '57 Twin-Amp gets its power from a pair of USA-made GT6L6-GE output tubes. The power supply includes Fender's rarely seen '50s dual rectifier arrangement that uses 2 - 5U4 rectifier tubes. With this design, power amp compression, or sag, is more subtle than it is in many Fender Tweed designs. The preamp contains 4 high-gain 12AX7 tubes, 3 of which may be substituted with 12AY7s for the original '50s low-gain sound, if desired. There's also an internal bias pot that allows easy substitution of various 6L6 tube types.
Control panel details include Normal and Bright volumes, 4 Inputs (2 Normal, 2 Bright), Treble, Bass, and Presence knobs.
The Fender '57 Twin combo's finger-joined solid pine cabinet resonates with a warm, woody tone. The '57 Twin amp is covered in genuine lacquered tweed, and a vintage brown/gold grille cloth and leather strap handle complete a very vintage package. Fender includes a fitted cover with the '57 Twin-Amp.
- '55-'57 5E8A circuit design
- Hand-wired chassis
- 40W tube power
- 2 - 12" Special Design Ted Weber/Eminence Alnico magnet speakers
- Solid finger-jointed pine cabinet
- Genuine lacquered tweed
- Striped oxblood grille cloth
- Leather strap handle
- Controls: Presence, Bass, Treble, Volume (Bright Channel), Volume (Normal Channel)
- Dual channels (Normal and Bright)
- Chrome control panel
- 4 inputs (2 per channel)
- Standby switch
- Internal bias pot
- Dual rectifiers
- 4 x 12AX7 (preamp)
- 2 x GT6L6-GE (power section)
- 2 x 5U4 (rectifier)
- Free Standard Ground shipping (48 contiguous states, some overweight and Used/Vintage items excluded).
- Orders placed before 3 p.m. ET usually ship the same business day.
Every guitar or bass you purchase from Musician's Friend (electric or acoustic, New or Open Box) includes two years of protection from manufacturer defects.
Our Gear Advisers are available to guide you through your entire shopping experience. Call or Chat for expert advice and to hear the latest deals.