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Fender '57 Custom Champ 5w 1x8" Combo Amp #AB 043165 - Used  From Fender

A used, low-watt wonder, in excellent condition.


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Condition: Used, Excellent

This tiny, tweed, terror is a perfect practice and recording amp. 

Manufacturer's Description from Fender

One of the most popular amplifiers of all time lives again in the '57 Custom Champ. Renown for its flexibility, ease-of-use and knockout tone, this is the classic sound heard on thousands of recordings. A wide variety of playable tones inhabit this hand-wired performer—from crisp, classic cleans to naturally compressed overdrive that responds remarkably to guitar volume and picking dynamic changes.


About Manufacturer

With an illustrious history dating back to 1946, Fender has touched and transformed music worldwide and in nearly every genre: rock ‘n’ roll, country and western, jazz, rhythm and blues and many others. Everyone from beginners and hobbyists to the world’s most acclaimed artists and performers have used Fender instruments and amps, in the process making the company not only a revered music industry name, but also a cultural icon. It is our vision to continue championing THE SPIRIT OF ROCK-N-ROLL® throughout the world and our mission to exceed the expectations of music enthusiasts worldwide.


Model: '57 Custom Champ

Serial: AB 043165

Year: 2017

Controls: Volume

Inputs: Two - (1/4", Input 2 operates at -6dB)

Wattage: 5 Watts

Channels: One

Grille Cloth: Bassman

Amplifier Covering: Lacquered Tweed

Amplifier Jewel: Red Jewel

Handle: Vintage-Style Leather with Nickel Mounting Hardware

Speakers: One - 8" Weber® Special Design with Alnico Magnet

Total Impedance: 4 ohms

Preamp Tubes: 1 x 12AY7

Rectifier: 1 x 5Y3

Power Tubes: 1 x 6V6

Footswitch: NA

Height: 12.5"

Width: 13.5"

Depth: 7.6"

Weight: 15 lbs

Cover: Slip Cover