Input Jacks isolated from chassis to eliminate eddy currents and hum.
DC on filaments to eliminate 60 hz hum.
Star ground system to eliminate induced current chassis noise.
Type F (Fender) and Type M (Marshall) inputs with separate preamps and Gain controls for the unique smooth Fender 5F6 warm tones or the Marshall Plexi SLP great high mid tones....or you can use an AB-Y switch and create your own distinct tones.
Classic 60's JTM45 - Bassman 5F6 style 3-BAND TONE STACK for extended flexibility in shaping your tone.
Deep Pull-Switch on Bass
Bright Pull-Switch on F and M Gains
Triode/Pentode Mode Switch
MASTER level control so you can crank the GAIN's up and overdrive the preamp without overdriving the output tubes.
Line Out - post output transformer LINE OUT with LINE OUT LEVEL control for recording or driving a power amp, Auto switched internal load to simulate speaker if speaker is not plugged in. Inject great tone directly into the PA system with the Speaker Simulated Direct Interface.
Class A Single-Ended Cathode-Biased EL84 in the output stage for pure warm linear sound reproduction.
Preamp tubes are JJ 12AX7's known for low noise and linearity. You may also use 12AT7's or 12AU7's for different tones and less preamp overdrive.
Classic Knobs and Toggle Power Switch
Power Output - FM-LJ5 5 watts @ 8 ohms (FM-LJ10 Upgrade 10 watts )
Standard IEC plug-in three prong grounded power cord.
Rock solid point-to-point hand wiring using only the best of parts...low noise tubular polypropylenes caps, metal film resistors, Micalex sockets, Neutrik jacks...etc.
Sweet vintage clean to classic overdrive tones with three different types of distortion depending on whether you are overdriving the preamp, output... or both!
Retro Cage Micro-Head - heavy duty lightweight steel mesh cage provides excellent protection and ventilation for tubes. Comes with easy carry Fender style strap handle.
Dimensions - 10"W x 6.6"D x 7.75"H
Weight - 8 lbs.
Tubes: 2 - 12AX7 preamp, 1- EL84 output,
Type F INPUT
Type M INPUT
Type F GAIN WITH PULL BRIGHT
Type M GAIN WITH PULL BRIGHT
BASS WITH PULL DEEP
TRIODE/PENTODE MODE SWITCH
LINE OUT LEVEL CONTROL