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59 Bassman®
PRODUCT#: 2171003010
$3,299RRP
In early 1952, the Fender® Bassman® amplified a great new invention - the Fender Precision Bass® guitar. At 50 watts, it competed easily with the common instrumentation of the day: horns, piano, small drum kit, and maybe even an electric guitar through a new 10-watt amp. Through the ’60s and ’70s, the original all-tube tweed 4x10” Bassman® was popular with rock, country and blues guitarists as a reliably great-sounding and easy-to-use guitar amp. In the ’90s, Fender released an affordable ’59 Bassman reissue amplifier to great acclaim. Many guitarists, tired of experimenting with preamps, equalizers and effects racks, rediscovered the simple pleasure of plugging into a Fender tube amp. The reissue Bassman’s wide stage coverage, touch-sensitive dynamics and full-frequency swirl make it perfect for building great tone with almost any guitar or effect, and it remains a staple of the In early 1952, the Fender® Bassman® amplified a great new invention - the Fender Precision Bass® guitar. At 50 watts, it competed easily with the common instrumentation of the day: horns, piano, small drum kit, and maybe even an electric guitar through a new 10-watt amp. Through the ’60s and ’70s, the original all-tube tweed 4x10” Bassman® was popular with rock, country and blues guitarists as a reliably great-sounding and easy-to-use guitar amp. In the ’90s, Fender released an affordable ’59 Bassman reissue amplifier to great acclaim. Many guitarists, tired of experimenting with preamps, equalizers and effects racks, rediscovered the simple pleasure of plugging into a Fender tube amp. The reissue Bassman’s wide stage coverage, touch-sensitive dynamics and full-frequency swirl make it perfect for building great tone with almost any guitar or effect, and it remains a staple of the Fender guitar amp line to this day.
General

General

Series:

Vintage Reissue

COLOUR/RRP/PART#:

Lacquered Tweed
$3,299
2171003010

Cover:

Amp Cover Included


Weight and Dimensions

Weight and Dimensions

Amplifier Height:

22.37" (56.81 cm)

Amplifier Length:

10.5" (26.7 cm)

Amplifier Weight:

53 lbs. (24 kg)

Amplifier Width:

23.5" (59.7 cm)


Power Rating

Power Rating

Power Handling:

45 Watts into 2 Ohms


Speakers

Speakers

Speaker:

4-10" Jensen® P-10R, 8 Ohm Speakers with Alnico Magnets


Electronics

Electronics

Controls:

Presence, Middle, Bass, Treble, Volume (Bright Channel), Volume (Normal Channel)


Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

Cabinet Material:

Solid Finger-Jointed Pine Cabinet

Unique Features:

Chrome Control Panel, Solid Finger-Jointed Pine Cabinet, 6L6-GE Output Tubes, Improved 12AX7 Preamp Tubes, Original Spec 5AR4 Rectifier Tube, Internal Bias Pot (Makes it Easier to Experiment with Various Output Tubes), Fitted Cover is Included, Controls That Go to 12, 4 Inputs (2 per Channel), Standby Switch