Vintage Guitar - July 2016 - Open - 78
The PRS Archon 25 delivers 25 watts output using 5881 power
tubes. Features include fixed bias, effects loop, controls for
Volume, Bass, Mid, Treble, and Master Volume for each channel,
as well as global Presence and Depth. There's also a Bright switch,
Celestion G12-75T speaker, two-button LED footswitch, and
chassis-mounted pots, jacks, power tube sockets, and switches.
Vero Chicago Zephyr
The Vero Amps Chicago Zephyr produces 45 watts output
through four 10" speakers - two Weber Blue Pups and two Jensen
P10Rs. It has controls for Bass, Middle, Treble, Reverb, and Midshift; other features include Variable Speaker Damping and the
company's Smooth Electric Power circuit.
Tombstone Radio amp
uses Mercury Magnetics
Atoms capacitors and an
8" Tone Tubby Humbolt
Jackson The McFly
Jackson Ampworks' The McFly uses two 6SN7 preamp tubes
with two 6V6 and two 6L6 output tubes that run separately or
combined. Other features include a six-position Body switch,
Tone control, Bright switch, buffered effects loop, and '60s/'70s
voice modes. Its output can be adjusted from 70 watts to 1/8 watt.
Dr. Z Z-Lux
The Dr. Z Z-Lux is a 20-/40-watt amp with four 6V6s, five
12AX7s, and one 12AT7. It has Jupiter and orange-drop caps,
Mallory 150s, footswitchable variable boost, tube-driven
Tremolo and Reverb. Controls include Volume, Treble, Mid, Bass,
Master, Reverb, Speed, and Depth.
Tone King Royalist 45 MK II
Tone King's Royalist 45 MK II offers 45 watts output from a pair
of EL34 tubes, a custom 12" speaker, and an Ironman II six-step