Mesa Boogie California Tweed Tube Combo Electric Guitar Amp with 12" Speaker, 40 Watts-Cream Bronco
In the twilight of the 1960s, SF Bay Area amp repairman to the Stars, Randall Smith, was inspired to start building his own amplifiers after coming to a deep appreciation for the ‘50s Tweed circuits developed by Leo Fender. He loved their organic sounding voice, powerful controls and the way they smoothly transitioned from clean to clip and back again.
Standing on the shoulders of a giant, Smith’s (and the World’s) first venture into boutique guitar amplification resulted in a new Boogie® amp design inspired by that wonderful, timeless sounding preamp. Five Decades later we return to pay homage. Now, drawing on these 50 years of experience, we bring forward an exciting new realm of tweed-based performance and authentic 6V6 character. A beautifully simplistic design that raises the bar in the world of vintage tone. The NEW CALIFORNIA TWEED™
The all-tube California Tweed is powered by 4x6V6 Power Tubes while the preamp features 5x12AX7 and 1x12AT7 preamp tubes. Our patented Incremental Multi-Watt™ (Patent 9,917,560) Power Amp, featuring Duo-Class™ (Patent 7,173,488) and Dyna-Watt™ technologies, provides five power levels, two operating-classes and three wiring options via a single 5-Way Rotary Switch!
Power Tube Type: 4x Mesa 6V6
Channels & Modes: 1 Channel
Mode Voicings / Styles: Single Channel with two Inputs:
Normal Input = Clean to Overdrive
Low Input = Clean
Graphic EQ / Reverb / FX / Solo: Reverb
Footswitchable Functions: Reverb (Footswitch & Cable sold separately)
Speaker(s) & Impedance: 1 - 8 Ohm Jensen Blackbird ALNICO / Total Load = 8 Ohms
Weight: 49 Lbs.
40 Watts - 4x6V6 Class A/B Pentode