65" Fender Deluxe Reverb Review

deluxe reverb reissue

The '65 Fender Deluxe Reverb amp is so sweet I don't think I'm ever leaving the house. I thought my Fender Blues Deluxe sounded good until I plugged into this thing. In a word, this amp is "incredible". In my quest to be a better player, and find the right tone, I keep stumbling on these gems.

I Purchased this amp used for $700.00 from a guy with black teeth. I sold a few guitars in order to afford it, and man was it worth every penny. The sound is sharp, quick, bright, warm, just, as I said before, incredible. And at 22 watts, which doesn't sound like much, this cranks in my little music room.

I've been reading up on this and apparently this amp has been used to record more stuff than anything on the planet. I think I understand why, grab one of these, you'll be amazed.

The Fender Deluxe Reverb features include a pair of 6V6 Groove Tube output tubes, 1 x 5AR4 rectifier tube, 4 x 12AX7 preamp tubes, 2 x 12AT7 preamp tubes, 1 x 12 in. 8-ohm Jensen C-12K speaker, dual channels (normal and vibrato), tube-driven Fender reverb, tube vibrato, 2-button footswitch for reverb and vibrato on-off, black textured vinyl covering and silver grille cloth.

Features:Tube Driven Spring Reverb

Tube Vibrato

2-Button footswitch

Baltic Birch Plywood CabinetTechnical InfoModel Name: '65 Deluxe Reverb

Model Number: 021-7400-000 (120V, 60Hz) USA

Series: Vintage Reissue Series

Type: All Tube Amp

Output: 22 watts into 8 ohms

Ohms: 8 ohms

Speakers: 1-12 in. Jensen C-12K, 8 ohm Speaker with Ceramic Magnet

Channels: Dual Channels (Normal and Vibrato)

Controls:Normal Channel: Volume, Treble, Bass,Vibrato Channel: Volume, Treble, Bass, Reverb, Vibrato: Speed, Intensity

Covering: Black Textured Vinyl with Silver Grille Cloth

Weight: 42 lbs. (19.05 kg)

Dimensions:Height: 17.5 in. (44.45 cm)Width: 24.5 in. (62.23 cm)Depth: 9.5 in. (24.13 cm)

Tube Complement: 4 X 12AX7, 2 X 12AT7, 2 X 6V6, 1 X 5AR4 Rectifier

Accessories: 2-Button Footswitch for Reverb and Vibrato On/Off

Introduced: 1993

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