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PreBS 20+H(harmonica)

This latest Sweet build was custom order for Chicago Blues Harpist, Big Bill Hickey. It features an oversized Mercury Magnetics output transformer, pair of 6L6GC power tubes,  custom control panel without a “normal” channel or vibrato ckt. and an added anti-feedback … Continue reading

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PreBS 15+

The newest Sweet amp is completed! This PreBS 15+ is  based on the legendary blackfaced Fender Princeton Reverb but has been given the Sweet treatment. It features a 12″ Eminence Legend 1218 speaker, oversized Mercury Magnetics Trannys and can run … Continue reading

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PreBS T12

This 12W tweed era combo is based on the Deluxe. With a pair of 6V6 power tubes, a 12″ speaker and a touch sensitive cathode biased class “A” design, this is another very popular recording amp. Having good clean tones … Continue reading

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PreBS T5

This 5W combo with a single 8″ speaker is based on the tweed Champ, a ’50s era Fender entry level practice amp. It features a single 12ax7, a single 6V6 and a 5Y3 rectifier tube and is a cathode biased class “A” … Continue reading

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PreBS T45

This 45W 4×10″ combo is based on the famous 1959 Bassman.  Originally designed for the then new invention, the Fender Precision Bass, it quickly became the amp of choice for countless electric guitar players. This design was also the basis … Continue reading

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PreBS 20+(Deluxe Reverb)

This 20W combo is based on the popular Deluxe Reverb and is one of the best gigging amps for all but the loudest bands. Two 6V6s and a 12″ speaker produce just the right amount of volume and smooth power … Continue reading

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PreBS 15

This 15W combo with one 10″ speaker is based on the blackface Princeton Reverb. A pair of 6V6 output tubes produce nice clean tones at lower volumes and breaks up and growls nicely when turned up. Features a full size … Continue reading

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Super Chief

This “one off” 40W 4×10″ combo is based on the famous blackface Super Reverb. It features Eminence Ram Rod speakers to compiment the woody tones of it’s owner’s Gibson ES 335. This was made for my friend Eddy “the Chief” … Continue reading

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