'57 Bandmaster™


Model #: 8170500000
'57 Bandmaster™, 120V

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L'amplificatore per chitarra Bandmaster Fender con rivestimento in tweed, della fine degli anni ’50, combinava una magnifica estetica ad un suono dolce e potenti prestazioni. Acclamato come uno dei veri amplificatori "sacri" tra chitarristi e collezionisti, gli esemplari vintage sono rari e molto ricercati.

l nuovo amplificatore ’57 Bandmaster si aggiunge alla nostra prestigiosa serie Custom, con circuiteria interamente valvolare realizzata a mano e componenti di qualità premium. Abbiamo fedelmente riprodotto il classico circuito 5E7, che emette circa 26 watt tramite tre altoparlanti da 10" con magnete in alnico, e ingaggiato Jensen® per aiutarci a creare il driver P10R-F (un’esclusiva Fender), sonorizzato per una risposta calda e sensibile. I toni puliti e armonicamente ricchi dell'amplificatore Bandmaster sono perfetti per gli stili rock vintage, blues e country, e i toni overdrive naturalmente sensibili al tocco appaiono elettrizzanti, specialmente al massimo della loro potenza.

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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: Tube

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: Two 1/4" Parallel (Internal and External)
Channels: Two - (Instrument and Microphone)
Rectifier: Tube (1 x 5AR4)

Hardware

Hardware
Cabinet Material: Finger-Joined Solid Pine
Handle: Vintage-Style Leather with Nickel Mounting Hardware
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: Chicken-Head Style Pointer
Cover: Fitted Cover Included