Fender introduced the Vibro-King® in 1993 to great acclaim, marking a return to a great hand-wired amp tradition while including a previously unavailable selection of sought-after features. In the two decades since, guitarists and amp aficionados everywhere have prized the enduringly classic Vibro-King® as one of the most touch-sensitive amps ever, with sparkling-clean shimmer at lower volumes and powerfully thick overdrive when cranked up.
Fender now celebrates those two decades of great tone with the 20th Anniversary Vibro-King®. Fender and Jensen® collaborated on the amp's trio of warmer-sounding 10" speakers, and a finger-joined solid-pine cabinet increases resonance. Other premium features include all-tube hand-wired circuitry, custom Schumacher® transformers, and much more.
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I own this amp and LOVE it. I got mine back in 06 when prices weren't so crazy. This is my go to amp. I have used this amp while playing out with many other musicians who were using many different and expencive amps and the Vibro King always out shines the competition. The Clean tone is to die for, and the over driven tones are awesome, stick a pedal in front of it and it totally rocks. I highly recommend this Amp. It is Expencive but this time you do get what you pay for. This Amp needs to be heard to be believed.
Don Manning owns this item
I have owned this amp for several years and I have never found another clean amp that I like as well. The tone is just amazing. Sounds great with a Strat, but I think it is even more special with a Tele. Clear highs, solid mids, and just the right amount of bass. No harsh overtones on this one. Mine is not the 20th anniv. edition, but I doubt anything was changed that would risk altering the tone. I rated the value a 3 on this, because it wasn't intended to be a good value. It is in my opinion Fenders best amp.
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|Model Name:||Vibro-King® 20th Anniversary Edition, Black, 120V|
|Controls:||Pre-Gain '63-Style Fender® Reverb: Dwell, Mix, Tone. Fat Switch. Volume, Treble, Bass, Mid. Vibrato: Speed, Intensity|
|Effects Loop:||1/4" - (Send/Return)|
|Inputs:||Two - (1/4", Input 2 is at -6dB)|
|Speaker Jack:||Jack de altavoz externo|
|Rectifier:||Rectificador de transistores|
|Cabinet Material:||Bafle de pino sólido ensamblados con junta dentada|
|Pilot Light Jewel:||Indicador luminoso rojo de amplificador|
|Handle:||Asa Bone Handle|
|Tilt Back Legs:||Includes Tilt-Back Legs|
|Front Panel:||Brownface™ Style (Brown and Blonde Version), Blackface™ Style (Black Version)|
|Amplifier Depth:||10.5" (26.7 cm)|
|Amplifier Width:||24.88" (63.2 cm)|
|Amplifier Height:||22.66" (57.56 cm)|
|Amplifier Weight:||72 lbs (32.65 kg)|
|Speaker Description:||Three Fender® Special Design Alnico P10R-F speakers by Jensen®|
|Speaker:||Three - 10" Special-Design Jensen® P10R-F with Alnico Magnets|
|Pre Amp Tubes:||5 x 12AX7|
|Power Tubes:||2 x 6L6|
|Reverb Driver:||1 X 6V6|
|Unique Features:||SSolid finger-joined pine cabinet for deeper resonance (brown version) or premium birch-ply cabinet for crisp tone (black & blonde versions), all-tube hand-wired circuitry on eyelet board, matched pair of Groove Tubes® 6L6 output tubes, three Fender® Special Design alnico P10R-F speakers by Jensen®, pre-gain '63-style Fender reverb with dwell, mix and tone controls (go from mellow to intense "crashing" reverb effect), tube vibrato (tremolo), custom transformers by Schumacher®, Fender chrome tilt-back legs, included two-button footswitch for selecting vibrato and FAT boost, included fitted cover.|
|FootSwitch:||2-Button Footswitch Included|
|Accessories:||Included 2-Button Footswitch for Selection Vibrato and FAT Boost|
|Cover:||Funda del amplificador incluida|
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