Stromberg Carlson Model Au 58b Tube Audio Amplifier, 6l6’s Vintage For Sale
Stromberg Carlson model AU 58B mono tube type audio amplifier
nice amp which is complete and unmodified
usesone 5U4GB rectifier,two6L6s and the other tubes are: two 6SN7GT, 6SJ7 and 6SC7
The amp measures roughly 14 by 8 by7.5 inches tall
It is a nice high quality amp that should make a great guitar amplifier after restoration!On Jun-06-13 at 07:06:59 PDT, seller added the following information:
***Attention all buyers: I am unfamiliar with this item as I am selling for an estate of a man who did Ham radios and repair work. As far as we know, his equipment all worked at time of disassembling his room to put online. We may have made an error saying this item was unmodified. Here is a copy of a note from another member. We Will cancel any offer for anyone who feels we misrepresented.
Hi. Nice amp! I have a passion for these old SC amps, and own several, including a 58B. I looked at the photos, and thought that I'd drop you a note to share my observations, because your sale claims that it is complete and unmodified. The photos show that the power cord has been replaced, the original speaker connections have been replaced with a selector switch and a 1/4" jack, a new hole was drilled into the side panel for the speaker jack, and the original input microphone jacks were replaced with 1/4" jacks. I also don't see the original cage cover, which is important. It appears to me that this amp has already been restored and converted to guitar use. I would suggest taking the bottom panel off and snapping an additional photo for the sale -- this will probably show that many internal components have been replaced to restore and convert it. This may increase the value to guitarists, but would definitely turn away collectors who want things to be original. Good Luck! :)
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