This is a vintage 1980 Fender Deluxe Reverb -Amp electric guitar amplifier. This particular silverface example, serial A973842, is in very excellent all original condition and includes the original VIB/REV footswitch! Without a doubt one of the best all-purpose amplifiers ever made, this Deluxe Reverb produces the most beautiful and quintessential Fender clean tone augmented by the incredibly musical reverb and vibrato effects.
Serial Number: A973842
Transformer Codes: 606xxx, 606-019, 606-018
Speaker Code: 137-8040 (CTS)
The black vinyl tolex exterior is in extremely excellent condition. The silver/gray grill cloth is not faded, and still looks surprisingly crisp and attractive. There are no snags, rips, or tears in the grill and the appearance and structural integrity is very fine. The control panel is also crisp and clean with only a few visible blemishes. All of the hardware is in very good condition, aside from the surface oxidation from the chassis mounts. The chassis is quite clean, with no evidence of damage, let alone signs of oxidation, or indications of leaky/exploded capacitors.
This silverface era Deluxe Reverb, with pull for boost, utilizes: (1) 5U4, (2) 6V6, (3) 7025, (2) 12AT7 and (1) 12AX7 tubes through an original 1 x 12″ CTS speaker.