Imperial Guitar & Soundworks
Description

Offered for sale; 

 
1962 Fender Pro Amp 6G5-A serial number 55613. 
 

This Pro Amp is in excellent condition, fully functional and cosmetically very clean. This is a rare find and is one of the finest examples we’ve seen in the last thirty years. 
 

The proper amount of servicing has been performed including new filter caps, new 2016 Classic Tone output transformer and a new 3-prong A/C power cord. The tilt back legs are no longer present; the holes remain from the fastening screws. The wood on the inside of the cabinet has been painted black; we thought possibly to match the baffle board. 
 

The Pro Amps were outfitted with either a Jensen P15N or Oxford 15M6, this example utilizes the Oxford. The vibrato, which is typical of these Brownies, is unlike the tremolos of the tweeds and black faces. It borders on Univibe. That alone is worth the price of admission. The 15” makes it a bit more lush. Although most of the datable components we could see are dated 1961 we did find one pot dated 1962. 
 

The Pro Amp is one of Fender’s oldest designs and made it’s “bones” being the “go to” amp for artists such as Bo Diddley, Muddy Waters, Pete Townshend, Jeff Beck, Chuck Berry, John Mclaughlin and more… 
 

This is one to grab and grab quickly! This amp could make a deaf man hear! 
 

AMP SPECS:  
 

Weight lbs.: 44.2  
 

Width in.: 24  
 

Depth in.: 10.5  
 

Height in.: 20.25  
 

TUBES:  
 

Rectifier: SS  
 

Preamp: six 12AX7  
 

Power: two 6L6  
 

Speaker Codes: 465138 1961 Oxford  
 

TRANSFORMER CODES:  
 

Power: 606145  
 

Choke: 606146  
 

Output: 2016 New Classic Tone  
 

Footswitch: Yes. Non-original 1 button        
 

*Please note: we do our best giving descriptions of used pieces. We have found it impossible to describe every mark on an instrument or amp that is not in the "mint" category. Also, what's important to you may not be important to someone else. For example, you may say, "I don't care what it looks like as long as it plays or sounds well." Another person may say, "Body cosmetics are very important to me so tell me about every scratch, nick and blemish." So, please ask the questions that are most important to you. If you ask they will be answered. They are free and there's no limit. Additional photos can also be made available. 
 

This is a specific item that is also being offered for sale in our brick & mortar location. It is possible that it has just been sold. Please ask if it is still available before purchasing. 
 

*It is our policy to require a signature on delivery of all musical instruments. Please let us know if you prefer no signature required when ordering or we will automatically require a signature. 
 

If you prefer your item to be sent without a required signature Imperial Guitar and the selected carrier can no longer be responsible for the security of the package once it has been delivered. 

1962
Fender
Excellent
Brown
23 Years
$3,000
Imperial Guitar & Soundworks
Bill, Dianne
845-255-2555
New Paltz, NY
3:52 AM
10:00 am - 6:00 pm Tues. - Sat. Mondays by appointment only

We accept VISA, Mastercard, Discover, and American Express, as well as certified checks and bank-to-bank wire transfers. Trades and consignments also welcome. Bank to bank wire transfers seem to work best on foreign orders. Wire transfer payment from your bank to: Bank of New York Newburgh branch Imperial Guitar & Soundworks Account number:6800007257 Incoming transit number:021000018 Notify on arrival of funds:(845)561-0202

All shipments made by us are fully insured. Also, all new products are fully covered by the manufacturer's warranty and used gear usually carries our 30 day mail order warranty. All stringed instruments sold by IGS are shipped UPS ground service for about $50.00. Alaska and Hawaii is shipped UPS 2 day Blue Label service for $75.00.(3 day Orange, 2 day Blue, and overnight Red Label is also available throughout the 48 states. Most small goods (pedals, accessories, etc.) are $7.00 for UPS ground service. Size and weight of amplifiers vary greatly. Typically UPS ground service starts at $40.00 and goes up. Please call on each item. GUITAR FREIGHT (Foreign) We ship instruments world wide. Our shipping department prides itself in its ability to safely deliver guitars anywhere in the world. We use UPS Air service, wherever possible. You are responsible for any import duties, V.A.T., etc. on delivery. It is advisable to consult with your local customs office.

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