SOLD Matchless Lightning

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Amp collectors get a chance to affordably add a Matchless amp from the company's most sought after period when considering the Lightning models, while filling the unique EL-84 sound niche.

This early "small box" amp sounds amazing and offers simple control over tone and gain. It is built like a freight train, every solder is original throughout the circuit, it works perfectly, and is nearly free of wear thanks to the included cover..

Finding early pieces like this is a collector's dream. Lightnings in particular seem undervalued as compared to others in the line -- perhaps this is a good time to buy!


Case: Soft cover, covers the full cabinet 
Dimensions: 18x18x9.5
Weight: 38 lbs
Watts: 15
Date: On transformer, 7/7/94
Speaker: Original Matchless labeled Celestion
Extension speaker output: Yes
Line output: Yes
FX Loop: No
Effects: None
Rectifier Tube: 5AR4
Power tubes: (2) EL84
Preamp tubes: (3) 12AX7
Pedal: No
Tolex/covering: Original Burgundy
Grille: orig. Brown/Black, near mint
Knobs: Orig
Handle: Original
Power cable: Detachable

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