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Nace Amps Announces the Pro-18

October 1, 2015
An EL84-powered design that can move from one watt to 18 watts.
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Siegmund Amplifiers Releases the Doppler Stereo Guitar Amp

September 15, 2015
A combo loaded with both a 10" and 15" speaker along with a KT66 and EL34.
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Ventura Valve Amplifiers Unveils the VVA50

September 11, 2015
The 50-watt head is available in either 6L6-GC or EL34 power tube configurations.
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Mastromattei Amps Releases the Combo King

August 25, 2015
The 30-watt version houses four 12AX7 preamp tubes and a quartet of EL84s.
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Axes & Artifacts: '55 Fender Stratocaster and '59 Deluxe

August 11, 2015
In our second installment, Gruhn Guitars’ Greg Voros shows and tells us about two rare ’50s Fenders—a tweed Deluxe and a Strat with Bakelite parts—while PG’s John Bohlinger mesmerizes us with stellar playing on these fascinating pieces.
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Blues City Music Relaunches 10th Anniversary Soldano 44

August 5, 2015
The Soldano 44 is equipped with two Sovtek 5881/6L6 power amp tubes, five 12AX7s preamp tubes, and a three-spring Magic reverb tank.
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XITS 10 Amplifier Review

August 3, 2015
A 17-watt EL84 box full of bass and brightness.
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Mezzabarba Amplification Announces U.S. Product Lineup

July 30, 2015
The lineup consists of two single channel combos, the portable two-channel SKILL 30W head, the 100W single-channel MZERO Standard head, and the two-channel 100W MZERO Overdrive head.
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Ask Amp Man: Troubleshooting a Peavey Classic 50

July 27, 2015
The Peavey Classic line included some of the company’s finest amps—but they require special troubleshooting procedures.
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SNAMM '15 - Tone King Falcon Grande Demo

July 22, 2015
Amp wizard Mark Bartel reworks his 5881-powered Falcon with a 12" speaker and spring reverb.
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