Output Power

35 watts with 6L6 power tubes, 22 watts with 6V6 power tubes.

Tube Compliment

5AR4 rectifier, (2) 6L6GC power tubes, (3) 12AX7 preamp tubes. (6V6s or 5881s may also be used)

Class

AB push-pull with adjustable fixed bias.

Equalization

Treble, bass, raw, darken and presence controls plus a bright switch.

Tremolo

Bias modulation type tremolo uses half of a 12AX7 for the oscillator and the other half as a buffer/driver. No ticking, very organic sounding. Range is approximately 3 to 9 beats per second. An outstanding sounding tremolo with plenty of depth to work with.

Chassis

18 gauge stainless-steel with TIG welded corners and rear fastening flange.

Potentiometers

Full-size Alpha with 3/8" bushings and damped action with set-screw type knobs.

Topology

Based on the rare Fender 6G11-A brown Vibrolux™ with addition of a bright switch, my RAW mid/gain control, darken control, presence control, rear panel bias measurement jacks, adjustable bias, extension speaker jack and an impedance switch. One channel amp.

Transformers

U.S. made MCI TP40D power transformer, large choke and Heyboer/Allen TO35MT multi tap output transformer. These old school paper wound transformers have similar weight, voltages and performance of the original transformer set. See the TRANSFORMERS page for details.

Circuitry

Glass epoxy eyelet board with carbon film and metal film resistors, Mallory M150 and Cornell Dubiliar silver mica capacitors, F&T and Nichicon electrolytic capacitors, ceramic octal sockets, Belton 9-pin sockets, Switchcraft jacks, Carling switches LIttlefuse fuse holder, old-style pilot lamp holder with jewel lens and wired with tinned solid-core PVC covered wire. Stainless-steel fasteners. AC and DC star ground points with heavy bolted connections.

Cabinet

Solid Pine, finger-jointed cabinet with Birch plywood floating baffle, MDF rear panels (prevent warping), brushed brass logo plate, nickel hardware and rubber feet. Standard amp is brown with wheat grill cloth. Other coverings available. Faceplate is brown with ivory graphics.

Speaker

Eminence Red, White and Blues 12" speaker.

Special Features

Bright switch, DARKEN control, presence control, RAW mid/gain boost control, adjustable bias with measurement jacks, extension speaker jack and impedance switch. Tremolo range has been slowed down a little. 12 foot heavy duty grounded power cord. Front panel power and standby switches with jewel light indicator. Choice of red, green, blue, amber or purple jewel light.

Size and Weight

22"W by 18"H by 10"D and 40 lbs.
Head is 22"W by 10"H by 10"D and 31 lbs.

Price

Brown Jug 1x12 Combo

$1,799

Brown Jug Head

$1,599

Options:

One-button foot switch for the tremolo

$30

Leather dogbone handle

$40

Other Tolex and grill cloth options available at no extra charge


Matching speaker cabinets available too! See the Cabinets page.