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eBay: 1966 Vox Viscount V115 Solid-State Amp

June 15, 2014

Share This:Currently on eBay: Vintage 1966 Vox V115 Viscount Super Reverb with Casters Solid State A transistorized version of the AC30? 35-watts RMS; 70-watts Peak Power Three Channels: Normal, Brilliant, Bass Top Boost (just like the AC30) Mid Range Boost (MRB) just like the AC30 Reverb Tremolo Fuzz? (maybe?) 2 x 12 Vox Bulldogs made […]

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New Page for Music Man 110 RD Fifty

April 12, 2014
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Share This:Brand New Page! Just posted a new page for the Music Man 110 RD Fifty guitar amp. Check it out here: Music Man 110 RD Fifty  

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Modified Silvertone Model 1421 Amp – Part One, The Tear Down

December 15, 2012
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The late 60’s and early 70’s Silvertone Model 1421 is a great little tube amp. It’s compact size makes it easy to take to practice, carry to a small venue, perfect for recording, and great for modifying. Here is Part One of a two part series on modifying the Silvertone 1421.

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Sears 10 XL (Silvertone 1421) Guitar Tube Amp

March 22, 2012
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This great little combo tube amp was built by (who?) and sold through Sears and Roebuck in the late 1960’s and early 70’s. It was originally sold as the Silvertone Model #1421, and in later years as the SR 10XL, and lastly as the Sears 10XL. Oh, the photo of this amp looks innocent enough, but, this is one serious sounding tube screamer. And you won’t usually find them as nice as this one!

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Two Silvertone Amps + Boss CE-3 = Stereo!

March 9, 2012
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I love stereo! That’s why I got pretty excited when I looked at my Boss CE-3 chorus pedal and realized I could connect a pair of amps to the CE-3’s dual outputs and play my guitar in stereo. So I decided pick up two inexpensive Silvertone 1421’s (aka: Sears 10XL) off eBay […]

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Kay 704 Vanguard Reviewed

December 23, 2011
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Share This:As a follow-up to a previous post, we just posted a new review for a 1965 Kay Vanguard 704 amplifier. Check it out here! Kay 704 Vanguard with Vibrato

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Video: Kalamazoo Model 1 Combo

November 27, 2011

Share This:New video posted… 1971 Kalamazoo Model 1. Not a bad sounding 5-watt practice amp with a nice 10″ Alnico speaker. This is as simple as pure analog can sound back in the 70’s.

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