What was going on at 5 is about 7 now. Princeton Reverb DIY Build I had wanted to build one of these Fender amps from scratch with the best components for a long time. The chassis arrived early – unlike the Mojotone chassis, these ones are more historically accurate and look very much like the original Fender chassis, especially when evaluating the chassis mounting through holes. eBay item number: 264919425695. This amp will have a few upgrades from the original; it will have the following added features. Search. Essentially it’s a retro-perfect mid ’60s Princeton Reverb. £748.41. Image 3 of 3 . The Mojotone Princeton Reverb style amp is a 12-15 watt miniature giant that comes stock with a Jensen C10Q 10” 35 watt speaker and (2) 6V6 power tubes. Slow Electronics: Things I learned building a Princeton Reverb tube amplifier. Item specifics . Here are a few photos of my latest guitar project, a black face Princeton reverb. The chassis has one extra tube socket hole I cut out. Again it uses the same bias wiggle trem which sounds great! 1 Toxophilite 1 year ago Having built a few deluxe reverbs, a stereo 7189 based deluxe reverb and a couple of vibroluxes. £750.91. Free P&P. Compared to many bigger Fender amps the Princeton Reverb (PR) wenr through the CBS/silverface periods with very little changes. Fender '68 Custom Princeton Reverb. The tremolo circuit is identical. eBay item number: 114534995442. Re: Princeton Reverb Build #38 Post by Bruce Weldy » Fri Feb 28, 2020 11:49 pm I haven't touched a Princeton pretty much in my life until I built this one.....then yesterday a local amp repair guy brought me a Princeton cab that had been cut down to make it a head.....looked like it had been done with an ax.....maybe a circular saw....and the bottom was missing. Free P&P. 150 Free Woodworking DIY Plans Get Princeton Reverb Cabinet Plans Build: World's most comprehensive collection of woodworking ideas For Pro & Beginner. Fender Vintage Reissue Series '65 Princeton Reverb Guitar Amplifier with 10" Spe. Last one . Joined: Dec 23, 2012 Location: State College PA. It was a AA1164 Blackface kit from Tube Amp Doctor in Germany. Posts: 984. My issue is the reverb channel having a considerable amount of hum when turned up past 2. This month I had a few days off and built a hand-wired tube amp from scratch. Starting from blackface and add some “old school” features: After building the 5G9 Tremolux, which is still going strong btw, it’s time for another low wattage tube amp. I created this version of the Princeton Reverb with the reverb and tremolo circuits deleted to simplify the build for the DIY amp builder. NEW - MOD Reverb Tank, 8EB3C1B Short 3 Spring Long Decay. Advanced Search Considering the Achillies amplifier is a … Like the original Blackface era Princetons, the Mojotone amp has the added gain stage after the reverb that pushes the amp to a thicker level of saturation when the amp is pushed. Princeton Reverb Build. Started a Princeton Reverb build, mostly following Hoffman's layout. Image 2 of 3. The famous Blackface 14 Reverb Amp has the full size reverb and the cool bias tremolo á la Ry Cooder. VALUE The Vintage Modified Silverface amps are not strict ReIssues, but rather re-invented homages to the originals. My earlier Supro 6424 didn't make me sound like Jimmy Page, and frankly was harsh, so was hoping … I was missing tremolo in my life so, using most of what I had in my 15 watt Bassman project; I converted it to a Princeton Non-Reverb AA964. Re: Princeton Reverb Build #16 Post by Bruce Weldy » Mon Feb 17, 2020 2:00 am First move was to take care of one of my two mods that I'm doing to the amp. Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing. I always suggest playing any hand-wired guitar amplifiers before buying one. Last updated on 02 Nov, 2020 09:56:58 GMT View all revisions. The AA1164 blackface Princeton Reverb is one of the greatest guitar amps ever created but it is a complex amp to build and troubleshoot. Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > Oct 2, 2020 #1. Fender Vintage Reissue Series '65 Princeton Reverb Guitar Amplifier with 10" Spe. The sound clean and clear with a light overdrive as you push the amp. Just ran it through the variac and limit check with a GZ34 in and everything appears tickety boo. August 8, 2015 . It’s not finished yet but I thought I’d put it up for interest. Amp Chassis for Blackface Princeton Rev. Last one . Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing. Fender Princeton 68 Custom Reverb Hum. Fender Custom ?68 Princeton Reverb is a great amp. Description. It have classic sparkly Fender tone. The Mojotone Princeton Reverb style amp is a 12-15 watt miniature giant that comes stock with a Jensen C10Q 10” 35 watt speaker and (2) 6V6 power tubes. This Amp Kit is an homage to the historic 1964 version Fender® Princeton Reverb Amp. The vertical black lines on the panels are a nod to the class of '68 Inputs. Tonestack is modified to be somewhere between normal blackface Fender and Super Reverb… And yes, the kit is very expensive. BUILD QUALITY Cabinet and construction is very good quality, Fender Mexico has been quietly and steadily producing great amps for years now. I thought I might build a Princeton reverb for around the apartment and the quiet almost acoustic rehearsals the Colorifics seem to have these days. Originally produced way back in 1946, the Fender Princeton has remained one of the most sought after vintage amps of all time. AA1164 is the Princeton Reverb. P&P: + £4.30 P&P. Price. The ‘68 Custom Princeton Reverb takes drive pedals particularly well, whether they’re mid–hump overdrive types or full–on distortions, and it responds beautifully to a good clean boost pedal if you dial back the bass a little. Princeton Reverb Scratch Build. Condition: Used: An item that has been previously used. 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