This receiver is a current auction offered on Ebay. The original wood case and documents are a real plus for a vintage piece like this. Things to be weary of? “Just serviced” is a term used loosely to describe…well not much really. Cleaning controls and contacts hardly represents a true “service”. A well cared for piece of equipment is a good place to start but be prepared to do a true service if you plan on using it for the long term. This receiver will last many more years if properly checked by a professional. Maybe our resident stereo electronics expert can weight in here with few thoughts. What do you think Mike?
On the surface this Fender Bassman amp from a current EBay auction looks to be a pretty cool old Bassman head conversion. Some of the photos show a potential serious flaw, which should send up a red flag to the savvy guitar/bass player. Can you spot it? Continue reading What’s wrong with this Fender Bassman amp?