Dating fender tweed amplifiers
It is equipped with the Jensen C12N, which is nice and bright, complimenting the midrange punch of the Blues Junior platform. Our latest addition to the family is the GB Twin Reverb, which we developed with jazz/R&B great George Benson.
The new Jensen Jet Tornado speakers handle the immediacy of George's soloing style, and offer a somewhat neutral tonal voice, which is great for jazz.
At Fender, we work on new ideas and technologies while also maintaining the heritage of the old 1950s and '60s guitar amplifiers.
intage bargains are still out there if you’re prepared to take the time to look around, and you aren’t too hung up on originality.
The voice of these speakers is a part of what people think of as the classic Fender sound.
So, it is only natural that we would want to maintain this association.
These limited-quantity amps often feature a differently colored vinyl covering, or a finished wood cabinet.
In these amps we've occasionally used the P12R, P12N, C12Q, and some others.
The replaced caps included a mixture of British and US components, some of which were vintage themselves.