Fender 57 Deluxe Head Guitar Amplifier Tweed
The original Fender Deluxe of the 1950s was a medium-powered amp designed to let guitarists hold their own in small groups. As blues, western and rockabilly bands got louder and wilder, the overdriven tone of the cranked-up Deluxe found its way into countless smoking hot live performances and recordings sessions.
Over the past five decades, from Memphis, Tenn., and Austin, Texas, to Liverpool and Los Angeles and just about everywhere else, too, players of every style have prized the Deluxe for its unmistakably warm and rich tube tone. Originals are getting hard to find and continue to appreciate in the vintage collectors market, but players who enjoy the original tone, feel, and vibe will love the 57 Deluxe. As part of Fenders prestigious Custom series of all-tube amps with hand-wired circuitry and premium components, the 57 Deluxe is also available in head form so you can use your favorite cabinet with it.
Lower settings of the chicken head volume control result in harmonically rich clean tones perfect for authentic vintage rock, blues and country. Cranked up, the Deluxes thick and wildly distorted tone is not only inspiring, but also just plain fun. And with all that that natural compression, its a great recording amp, too.
Fender 57 Deluxe Head Guitar Amplifier Tweed - Specifications
- Amplifier Height : 10" 25.4 cm
- Wattage : 12 Watts
- Amplifier Weight : 17 lbs. 7.9 kg
- Amplifier Width : 20" 50.8 cm
- Voltage : 240v
- Impedance : 8 ohms
- Amplifier Depth : 8" 21.6 cm
- Knobs : Chicken-Head Style Pointer
- Front Panel : Chrome
- Series : Custom
- Cover : Fitted Cover Included
- Inputs : Four - 1/4", Two MIC and Two INST
- Pre Amp Tubes : Groove Tubes - 2 x 12AX7
- Power Tubes : Groove Tubes - 2 x 6V6
- Unique Features : Hand-Wired all-tube circuitry on eyelet board, late 50s 5E3 circuit, 5Y3 rectifier tube, genuine lacquered tweed covering topped off with vintage brown/gold grille cloth and leather strap handle, deluxe fitted cover included, solid pine cabinet, pair with the Hot Rod Deluxe 112 Cabinet P/N 2231010700 in Lacquered tweed for a classic vintage look.
- Controls : Instrument Volume, Mic Volume, Master Tone
- Pilot Light Jewel : Red Jewel
- Amplifier Type : Tube
- Rectifier : Tube 1 x 5Y3GT
- Color : Tweed
- Grill Cover : Tweed covering and vintage-style brown/gold grille cloth
- Channels : Two - Instrument and Microphone
- Speaker Jack : Two 1/4" Parallel
- Handle : Vintage-Style Leather with Nickel Mounting Hardware