Asher Guitars WD Music Products Amplified Parts Mod Kits DIY Nordstarnd Pickups Warmoth.com Reiland Pickups
Asher Guitars WD Music Products Amplified Parts Mod Kits DIY Nordstarnd Pickups Warmoth.com Reilander Pickups
Asher Guitars WD Music Products Amplified Parts Mod Kits DIY Nordstarnd Pickups Warmoth.com Reilander Pickups
Join TDPRI Today

New Fender Amps - Excelsior and Greta

Discussion in 'Amp Central Station' started by boosh, Jan 6, 2012.

  1. mr.danny

    mr.danny Former Member

    Jun 16, 2010
    Milwaukee
    There are $300 to $400 amps on eBay nearly every day in the same class as Excelsior.
     
  2. brbadg

    brbadg Tele-Meister

    Age:
    57
    334
    Mar 11, 2008
    Timonium,Maryland
    Can you give some examples?
     
  3. Forum Sponsor Sponsored posting

  4. popthree

    popthree Poster Extraordinaire

  5. jeremypodom

    jeremypodom Tele-Afflicted

    Nov 5, 2010
    Pflugerville
    thanks :lol:
     
  6. popthree

    popthree Poster Extraordinaire

    you welcome!!:D
     
  7. 3 Chord

    3 Chord Friend of Leo's

    Age:
    50
    Mar 20, 2007
    Billings MT
    That is true but alot of folks are addicted to cheap MIC latest, greatest thing that has tubes in it. These new offerings will sell like hotcakes, some will get modded, more will get sold off. It happens all the time.

    But to each their own. Smart move by Fender though.
     
  8. Boundforglory07

    Boundforglory07 Tele-Holic

    675
    Jan 26, 2011
    Oshawa
    I live in Canada, so I contacted long and mcquade (almost the equivalent to GC).
    They said that they won't have them for about a year!! They also said that they are just starting to roll in the pawn shop guitars that have been released from fender from over a year ago.

    I don't want to have to pay duty and shipping for an amp.

    What to do?!
     
  9. Around here, a lot of folks get things delivered to a PO Box type service in a town just across the border (Oroville, WA) and drive down to pick things up.
     
  10. 3 Chord

    3 Chord Friend of Leo's

    Age:
    50
    Mar 20, 2007
    Billings MT
    Then you get to pay that great duty at the Boarder. Somethings I don't miss about living in Canada.
     
  11. I'm not suggesting you try to smuggle things in, oh no! ;)
     
  12. mr.danny

    mr.danny Former Member

    Jun 16, 2010
    Milwaukee
    Canada, that's a tough one. ebay.ca yields not one vintage combo in that price range. You should look for some old Pine amps (by the Canadian "Pepco" company). I used to have one that was grimy-sweet.

    eBay.ca does turn up a crazy Champ clone made in Texas, though :)
    http://www.ebay.ca/itm/Raines-5-Wat...ultDomain_0&hash=item4152d18b85#ht_536wt_1141
     
  13. 3 Chord

    3 Chord Friend of Leo's

    Age:
    50
    Mar 20, 2007
    Billings MT
    Find a nice Garnet (Gnome maybe). Sweet sleeper Canadian amps.
     
  14. yardleyboy

    yardleyboy Tele-Meister

    413
    Jan 23, 2011
    UK
  15. yardleyboy

    yardleyboy Tele-Meister

    413
    Jan 23, 2011
    UK
    PS
    not everybody lives in USA by the way and the magnatone/valco type amps are actually NOT available in the UK on ebay
    but good for you all that have the choice
     
  16. Hoodster

    Hoodster Tele-Afflicted

    Feb 3, 2007
    Oregon
IMPORTANT: Treat everyone here with respect, no matter how difficult!
No sex, drug, political, religion or hate discussion permitted here.


Share This Page