Archive for the ‘Guitar Amplifiers’ Category

1975 FENDER SILVERFACE VIBRO CHAMP

July 8, 2017

1975 Fender Silverface Vibro Champ.  Cousin to my 76 Silverface Champ.  Rare vibrato circuitry. 6 watts with one 6V6 output tube, one 5Y3 rectifier tube and two 12ax7 preamp tubes.

1996 FENDER STRATOCASTER, 2004-5 JACKSON DK2 AND SNAKESKIN BY VUEJADAY MUSIC, TWEED DELUXE CLONE

May 31, 2017

My newest acquisitions:  2004-5 Jackson DK2, 1996 Fender Stratocaster, 50th Anniversary, and, my 58 deluxe clone build, the Snakeskin by Vuejaday Music.

 

1958 Fender Deluxe Clone, Snakeskin Amp by Vuejaday Music

May 31, 2017

This is my amp build.  A clone of a 1958 Fender Deluxe Amp with one of the channels having a marshall ish sound and, a 3 way switch giving 1. more headroom, 2. a little more grit, and 3.  a lot more grit.

1976 Fender Silverface Champ Amp

February 26, 2016

This is a 1976 Fender Silverface Champ Amp.  It is about 6 watts with one 6V6 output tube, one 5Y3 rectifier tube and one 12AX7 preamp tube.

 

VOX AC15C1

December 19, 2015

Couldn’t pass up the Black Friday Deal.  Vox AC15C1 Two Tone Blue/Cream.

Three 12AX7 preamp tubes and two EL84 Output tubes.  15 loud watts!

 

1959 HARMONY 303H Amplifier

November 20, 2015

This is a 1959 Harmony 303H Amplifier. It puts out about 8 watts and contains a 50L6 output tube, one 35Z5 rectifier tube, and one 12SQ7 preamp tube. I worked on this amplifier for my friend, Guy Devillez.

harmony 303h

1946-48 Dickerson Amplifier

November 20, 2015

This is a 1946-48 Dickerson Amplifier.  It is about 10-12 watts and contains one 6L6G output tube, one 5Y3 rectifier tube, one 6J5 metal preamp tube and one 6SJ7 metal preamp tube.  Dickerson later became Magnatone and produced guitars as well as amplifiers. I worked on this amplifier for my friend, Guy Devillez.

Dickerson amp

GIBSON GA95RVT Apollo Amplifier

November 20, 2015

This is a 1966 Gibson GA95rvt Apollo Amplifier.  It is rated at 90 watts and contains four 6L6 output tubes, two 6EU7 preamp tubes, two 12AU7 preamp tubes, one 12AX7 preamp tube and, one 0A2 voltage regulator. This amplifier has both reverb and tremolo.

 

Gibson GA95RVT

1966 Gibson GA15RVT Explorer

November 19, 2015

This is a 1966 Gibson GA15RVT Explorer Amp. It provides about 12.5 watts. It contains two EL84 output tubes, two 6EU7 preamp tubes, and, one 12AU7 preamp tubes. This amp includes reverb and tremolo
gibson ga15rvt explorer

Gibsonland

January 30, 2015

This is my entire Gibson Amplifier collection.

Left Row: 1964 Skylark GA5T, 1966 Minuteman GA-20RVT, 1966 Apollo GA-95RVT, 1966 Explorer GA-15RVT

2nd Row: 1953 BR-9, 1958 GA-20T, 1950 GA-50T

3rd Row: 1953 GA-20, 1964 Scout GA-17RVT, 1962 GA-79RVT

Right Row 1958 GA-9, 1966 Discoverer Tremolo GA-8T, 1962 GA-79RVT