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    1956/57 Fender Bassman Tweed Guitar Amplifier, #BM04324. Power and output transformers appear to be original. Output has 45294 stamped in ink and Fender stamped in the metal at the top of both sides of the housing. No markings on the power transformer. Choke has date code of 44th week of 1960. Amp was painted black but most has been removed. Tube chart date code is illegible because of black spray paint. Speakers date to 3rd week of 1956. Several caps have been replaced and one fuse is broken in its holder but the amp is working. Has holes in the bottom from removed wheels. New correct style guides have been added. Speaker jacks and wall plugs installed in the lower back panel. Grille cloth has also been replaced. Maintenance will be required. Sold as-is with no warranty. Condition: Fair.

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    October, 2011
    22nd Saturday
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