Vintage Selmer Bassmaster Fifty Truvoice 50W 2x12 Tube Piggyback Amp 1964

$2,249.00
condition:
Used
available for immediate delivery

Description

PLEASE NOTE: This is a European-manufactured amplifier intended for 210-240V mains voltage. Operation in the United States will require a step-up transformer.

A vintage 1964 Selmer Truvoice Bassmaster Fifty tube piggyback amp. The Bassmaster is a British EL-34-based that has a sound all to its own. It has big clean tone and sparkly crunch that rides a line between the classic American and British amps of the era. Aside from some minor maintainance repairs, including the addition of an adjustable bias setting, this amp is all original. This rare, vintage amplifier has been cleaned, serviced and is fully functional. It's the perfect addition to any high-end amp collection.

Overview
-Head Serial #: 23123
-Cabinet Serial #: 17878
-Power Output: 50 Watts
-Tubes: 5AR4, EL34 (2), 12AX7 (4)
-Controls: Bass, Treble, Volume | Bass, Treble, Volume
-Head Dimensions: 21'' x 8.5'' x 8.5''
-Cabinet Dimensions: 30" x 20" x 11.5"
-Weight: 78 lbs

Cosmetics (see phtotos)
-original Tolex
-original grillcloth
-original handles
-original back panels
-missing thumbscrew hardware on cabinet

Electronics
-original speakers: 2-12" Selmer special design by Goodmans
-original transformers
-several replaced resistors
-several replaced capacitors
-replacement power cord
-2 replaced power tube sockets
-adjustable bias supply mod (reversible)
-replacement speaker jack on cabinet