Super cool and killer sounding 1965 Valco built Gretsch 6156 Playboy combo. Very original and sounds phenomenal! Speaker replaced with an era correct Jensen C12R coded 220142, dating to the 41st week of 1961. Original two prong cable upgraded to a 3 prong. Sounds fantastic with lots of good breakup. The tremolo is sounds great but is not as vibrant and punchy as some of these. Overall in great shape and sounds wonderful. Great amp!!

Year: 1965.

Model: 6156 Playboy

Serial: 1-35507

Condition: Overall in very good condition less some grill wear.

Modifications: Speaker replaced with era correct Jensen, 3 prong cable replaced original 2 prong, otherwise original.

Comments: Wonderful sounding mid 60s Valco Gretsch amp.

Thunder Road Guitars

Thunder Road Guitars

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5 Year Member
Thunder Road Guitars
Frank Gross
Seattle, WA
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