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Fender Bassbreaker 45 - 45-watt 2x12" Tube Combo Amp

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45-watt 2-channel All-tube 2x12" Guitar Combo Amplifier with '59 Bassman Circuit, Variable Wattage Knob, Normal and Bright Inputs, Class AB Power, and Celestion G12V-70 Speakers - Black
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Fender's Bassbreaker series puts classic tones at your fingertips, preserving both past and future sounds with a few twists to offer up a wider palette. The Bassbreaker 45 guitar combo amp gets its voice from a '59 Bassman-style preamp and 45 watts from an EL34 power section. The variable-wattage knob lets you choose your power from 45 watts down to 1 watt. With the Bassbreaker 45, you'll bridge the Atlantic with a decidedly British take on Fender tone that Music Experience guitarists are sure you'll love.

Fender Bassbreaker 45 Tube Combo Amp at a Glance:

  • 45-watt combo; variable output from one to 45 watts
  • Two 12” 8-ohm Celestion® V-type speakers for midrange punch
  • Three 12AX7 preamp tubes and two EL34 power tubes for hard rockin’ tone
  • Three inputs for “channel jumping”
  • Includes protective amp cover

      Crossing the pond

      Many iconic British amps were based on early Fenders, so it's fitting that the Bassbreaker 45 harkens back to these classic designs. The Bassbreaker 45's EL34-based, Class AB power section is the secret to crossing the American/British sound barriers. When cranked, it exudes full-bodied Class AB style with harmonically rich EL34 tones.

      Customize your wattage

      Forty-five watts is often ideal for when you really need to get above your band but still need the amp to break up just right. And it offers plenty of headroom for working well with pedals. Is 45 watts too much? The Bassbreaker 45's variable wattage control dials in the exact amount of breakup or headroom you need from gig to gig, performance to session. You'll always be able to push your Bassbreaker 45 into its sweet spot.

      Onboard additions

      In addition to the normal and bright inputs found on amps with this circuit, Fender added a Both input to make the Bassbreaker 45 even more versatile. That way each channel can be used for its own identifiable tones. Or you can bridge them together and take advantage of even more tonal shaping. By cranking one input or the other, you can determine which frequency range the overdrive will hit.

      What Fender Says...

      Flexibility is the name of the game for the flagship Bassbreaker 45 Combo, the latest evolution of the "granddaddy" of almost all amps—the '59 Bassman®. This amp delivers grit, crunch and grunt in style, along with mile-wide dynamic range and redefined dirty tube tones. This powerful, roadworthy beast dishes out plenty of authentic Fender sound with a modern twist.

      Tube Circuitry

      There’s nothing quite like the pure, powerful sound of a Fender tube amplifier. The tonal richness and touch-sensitive dynamics of real tubes have given Fender amps an unmistakable voice for more than 60 years—defining the sound of musical recordings and performances you’ve heard your whole life.

      Easy Channel Jumping

      The "Both" input combines the Normal and Bright inputs without requiring an extra cable, creating deeply complex tone with increased note definition and dynamic response.

      Classic Tweed Tone

      Heard on countless recordings since the 1950s, this is the timeless guitar amp tone of the original-era tweed-covered Fender amps and their tweed descendants from every decade since, with remarkable touch sensitivity and sound that really comes alive when cranked.

      Fender Bassbreaker 45 Tube Combo Amplifier Features:

      • 45-watt tube Combo amp with a British flavor
      • '59 Bassman preamp circuit
      • Normal and bright inputs can be used separately or bridged
      • Class AB, EL34 power section adds chime and body
      • 45 watts of power is enough for any gig
      • Variable wattage selector goes from 45 watts to 1 watt
      • 2 x 12" Celestion G12V-70 speakers
      • Birch-ply construction

        The Bassbreaker 45 Combo delivers British and American tones in a package that's perfect for any stage.

                Type Tube
                Number of Channels 2
                Total Power 30W (18W second channel)
                Speaker Size 2 x 12" Celestion G12V-70 speakers
                Inputs 1 x 1/4" TS
                Outputs 2 x 1/4" (4 ohm minimum), 1 x 1/4" (line out)
                EQ 3-band EQ
                Number of Models Blackface Deluxe / 1961 Deluxe
                Preamp Tubes 3 x 12AX7
                Power Tubes 4 x EL84
                Footswitch I/O 1 x 1/4" (channel select)
                Height 21.8"
                Width 26.2"
                Depth 10"
                Weight 50 lbs.
                Manufacturer Part Number 2264000000