Silvertone 1483 Piggyback 1960s Gray

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  • $370$790

The Silvertone 1483 is a piggyback-style tube amplifier built int he 1960s by Danelectro for the Sears catalog. It was marketed as a no-frills bass guitar amp, but quickly found its place as a workhorse electric guitar amplifier. With two channels, each with volume and two bands of tone control, it uses 6L6 power tubes, 5Y3 rectifier tube, and a 15" Jensen speaker.

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