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30 Watt Combo
It’s big and loud and
Slight mod, spring reverb inst. into tremolo circuit.
30Watt output 2 - 12" 25W Celestion Greenback speakers Valve rectifier Footswitchable effect
29-1/4″W x 23-3/4″H x 10-1/2″D (740 x 600 x 265mm)
The Marshall 1962 Bluesbreaker Combo Amp is just like the one used by Eric Clapton during his stint with Mayall’s Bluesbreakers and famously on the Beano sessions. With 30W output and 2×12 speakers, it produces a gutsy bass and vibrant top, coupled with an overall natural warmth. The valve rectification output stage, pioneered by Marshall in the early 1960s, is responsible for helping achieve the famed compression and sustain exhibited uniquely by both the JTM45 and 1962. Though somewhat tonally similar to a JTM45, the 1962 combo is loaded with 2 Celestion Greenback 25W speakers and also comes with a footswitchable tremolo effect.
If you’re looking for that sensuous, creamy early Clapton sound, we guarantee that you’ll find it in this beautifully reissued Marshall combo. The natural tone and overdrive of the 1962 Bluesbreaker Amp will quickly become a fundamental ingredient in your overall sound.