vibro champ

The author found his mint-condition 1966 Vibro Champ on eBay, completely original with the Oxford 8EV speaker.

Extolling the virtues and sharing some easy mods for Fender’s littlest vintage bruiser.

This month, let’s talk about the black- and silver-panel Fender Champ, the tiniest of vintage Fender amps. Weighing only 22 pounds, it is super portable and easy to carry wherever my music takes me. It’s actually so small that I put it between my kids in the car’s backseat when we go on vacations. Before I share what I’ve learned about the Champ, let’s have a quick look in the rearview mirror.

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A pair of new reissues that combine classic sliverface elements.

The '68 Custom range has become an extremely popular amp series for guitarists who love classic Fender sounds. Fender has now expanded that range with the addition of the Pro Reverb and Vibro Champ.

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