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The Fender 5E3 tweed Deluxe is considered by many the perfect recording amp. It offers 12 watts from two 6V6 output tubes through a 12” Jensen speaker in a finger jointed pine cab. This example features original tweed covering which has naturally ambered. The sound is authentic golden era Fender tweed tone.
A rare opportunity to purchase a holy grail combo amp with 'Lupe' build signature.
Tube chart rubber stamp: HL (December 1958)
Jensen P12R Alnico 12" speaker 8 ohm 220837 (37th week 1958) with original cone
Pot codes 137843 (43rd week 1958)
Serial number D06652 stamped into chassis.
Transformer code 6452 Triad (power) and 606903 Schumacher (output, 1960s replacement)
All capacitors and resistors are original. Fresh 6v6 power tubes installed. Original two prong grey cord. Three prong cord installed by request. Chassis is clean and free of extra holes and rust.
Local pickup in Portland , Oregon. Call 503-236-2274 or email for shipping options.