'57 Bandmaster™


Model #: 8170500000
'57 Bandmaster™, 120V

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Datant de la fin des années 50, l'ampli de guitare Fender Bandmaster avec revêtement en tweed allie un superbe look rétro, de douces sonorités et de puissantes performances. Salué comme un véritable graal par les guitaristes et les collectionneurs, les modèles vintage sont rares et très recherchés.

Le nouvel ampli '57 rejoint aujourd'hui notre prestigieuse série Custom, avec un circuit tout-lampe câblé à la main et des caractéristiques de premier ordre. Nous avons reproduit fidèlement le circuit classique 5E7 qui consomme environ 26 watts à travers trois haut-parleurs à aimants alnico de 10 pouces et nous avons aussi fait appel à Jensen® pour nous aider à créer le driver de haut-parleur P10R-F (une exclusivité Fender) pour un son chaleureux. La richesse harmonique de l'ampli Bandmaster est parfaite pour des compositions de rock vintage, de blues et de country, et la saturation naturellement sensible offre un son électrisant, notamment quand on monte le volume.

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Unknown on June 8, 2014 (updated June 9, 2014)

I have several Fender amps including an original 67 Twin Reverb and a Twinolux but this Bandmaster beauty nails it for me.

It doesn't have reverb but you DON'T miss it as the amp and speaker configuration fills the room nicely.

I'm not a fan of that total saturated, distorted tone, which I was a bit afraid of hearing all the YT clips of this amps but mine stays clean with a Tele a Strat and a Tele with humbuckers!

It goes pretty loud at home but at a lower level you still get a great tone.

I A/B tested the amp with my Twinolux and this one wins.

One thing I must add is that I always go to the mic input 1 for the amp it works so much better for my guitarsound!

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Model Name: '57 Bandmaster™, 120V
Model Number: 8170500000
Series: Custom
Color: Tweed
Amplifier Type: Lampe

Electronics

Electronics
Controls: Presence, Bass, Treble, Volume (Instument Channel), Volume (Mic Channel)
Voltage: 120V
Wattage: 26 Watts
Inputs: Four - (1/4", Two MIC and Two INST)
Speaker Jack: Jack externe pour haut-parleurs
Channels: Deux canaux (Instrument et Microphone)
Rectifier: Tube (1 x 5AR4)

Hardware

Hardware
Cabinet Material: Enceinte pin massif, avec joints à entures multiples
Handle: Cuir brun vintage.
Grill Cover: Lacquered Tweed with Wheat Grille Cloth
Amplifier Depth: 10.87" (27.61 cm)
Amplifier Width: 20.37" (51.74 cm)
Amplifier Height: 20.87" (53.01 cm)
Amplifier Weight: 45 lbs. (20.41 kg)

Speakers

Speakers
Speaker: Three - 10" Special-Design Jensen® P10R-F with Alnico Magnets
Impedance: 2.6 ohms

Tubes

Tubes
Pre Amp Tubes: Groove Tubes® - (3 x 12AX7)
Power Tubes: Groove Tubes® - (2 x 6L6)

Accessories

Accessories
Knobs: Boutons pour ampli, style "Chicken head"
Cover: Housse ampli inclus