1964 Ampeg R-12-A Rocket


An Ampeg R-12-A Rocket amp from the early 1960s. This amp is essentially a Reverberocket without the reverb. It is much brighter sounding than most of my other Ampegs and stays fairly clean unless you crank it. Three inputs (Guitar, Accordion, Microphone). Tube configuration: 2 x 7591, 2 x 6SL7, 5Y3.

Power Amp: 2 x 7591

Preamp: 2 x 6SL7

Rectifier: 1 x 5Y3GT

Speakers:  1 x 12" Jensen C12R

Effects: Tremolo

Controls: Volume, tone, tremolo speed, tremolo intensity, foot switch for tremolo (not included)