Magnatone Super Fifty-Nine M-80 45W Head Limited Edition Gold

45-Watt 12AX7/EL34 Tube Electric Guitar Amplifier Head. Made in the USA.
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Magnatone Super Fifty-Nine M-80 45W Head Limited Edition Gold

Brand New
  • $4,588.00

Description & Specs

We've put the Super Fifty-Nine MK I and MK II models into one versatile tone machine. This 45 watt, EL-34 driven 80th anniversary model combines the low to medium gain tones of the MKII with the extra gain stage of the MK I. Access it all via front switch or footswitch. Comes with a tube buffered effects loop, and the same palette of tone controls as the other models. We've created a clear signal path of pure tonal bliss. 

The M80 combines the gain flavors of the MKI & MKII in one convenient package. No vibrato is included on this model and the result is raw, open, and in your face. Choose between high and low gain modes for ultimate flexibility in your playing style. 

  • Two EL34s, 45 watts Push-Pull, Class AB
  • Footswitchable gain stages of the MKI and MKII in a flexible package
  • British voiced master volume design with treble, middle, bass, and presence
  • Tube buffered effects loop send and return
  • Available as a combo or a head and 2 x 12" cabinet

  • Blonde Cabinet Covering 
  • Golden Sparkle Grill Cloth
  • Gold Piping​
  • 14 Karat Gold Plated Chevrons
  • Amber Jewel Indicator Lens
  • Solid Brass Vents 

:(4) 12AX7, (2) EL34
POWER OUTPUT: 45 watts Push-Pull, Class AB
GAIN: Low-High; footswitchable low to high gain, 1 button footswitch included
IMPEDANCE SELECTOR: Head- 4, 8, and 16 Ω Combo- 8 and 16 Ω
OPTIONAL EXT. CABS: Lighted 2x12" Extension Cabinet sized 27"x 11" x 21" weighing 47lbs
SPEAKER: Magnatone Custom 12" Ceramic Magnet
HEAD DIMENSIONS: 26" x 8.5" x 10.5"
HEAD WEIGHT: 35 lbs.

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