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Fender '57 Custom Twin 2x12 40w Combo Amp - Used  From Fender

Classic, sweet, singing 'Tweed Twin' tones


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Condition: Used, Excellent

Big Beautiful Tone !!!

Replaced defective "Bass" control potentiometer.

Replaced broken power tube retainer clip.

Set output tube bias 

Manufacturer's Description from Fender

The '57 Custom Twin-Amp replicates the original so-called "low-powered" tweed Twin platform, coveted for its sweet, singing tone and highly responsive dynamics. This responsive handwired amp generates clear tone with a bit of "hair" to bring out the expressiveness and nuances of your playing. Robust and powerful, this pedal-friendly performer offers near-limitless tone-shaping possibilities.


40-watt hand-wired all-tube guitar combo amplifier

Two newly designed 12” Eminence Special Design alnico speakers

Classic 5E8A circuit with Fender Pure Vintage yellow capacitors, two 12AY7 preamp tubes and Mercury Magnetics transformers

Pair of dual inputs accommodates multiple instruments and varying output levels

Includes a protective amp cover


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 Twin

Serial: AB041040


Voltage: 120 V

Controls: Presence, Bass, Treble, Volume (Bright Channel), Volume (Normal Channel)

Inputs: Four (1/4", Two Bright and Two Normal)

Wattage: 40 Watts @ 4 ohms

Channels: Two - (Normal and Bright)

Cabinet Material: Finger-Joined Solid Pine

Grille Cloth: Bassman

Amplifier Covering: Lacquered Tweed

Amplifier Jewel: Red Jewel

Handle: Vintage-Style Leather with Nickel Mounting Hardware

Speakers: Two - 12" Eminence Alnico

Total Impedance: 4 ohms

Preamp Tubes: 1 x 12AY7, 3 x 12AX7

Rectifier: 2 x 5U4

Power Tubes: 2 x 6L6

Height: 20.5"

Width: 24.5"

Depth: 10.87"

Weight: 56 lbs

Cover: Slip Cover