Danelectro Commando Little Walter 8 X 8'' amp
This harmonica is no longer for sale (sold on 2010-06-09)
Price : US $1,226.
. SUPER RARE Silvertone model 1337, with a logo of a Sears 88 directly under it. I have owned 8 Danelectro Commandos which are the exact same amplilfier. All speaker date codes are : from the side with on chassis, just the speakers, all 4 are 285541, so 41st week of 1955, then on side where controls are all four are all 285542, so it is a very late 1955 or early 1956. I have my NASA engineer completely service with more than 12 resistors and 15 capacitors. I do not have the bill, Tom Stankiewicz did the work from Cotton amp, and he was the one who serviced my other 8 of these I have owned. I bought a matched quarted of Sylvania NOS 6V6 and whatever was not working perfectly was replaced with NOS.. Due to the strange nature of how these amplifiers run, best I can explain it is the heater or heaters of the 12Ax7 drive the rest of the circuit, where normally a cathode bias resistor would be. I bought the amp ''serviced'', however only Tom has every spent the extensive time to make these work great. Due to the circuitry, when you turn the amp on it will hum once warmed up, then just flip the switch off and on and it will quite it right down. Condition of the exterior just has whataever wear you see on the grill cloths, the baffle boards are in extremely great shape, no pedal but vibrato works perfectly. It has a 5Y3, 4 x 6V6, 6SN7, one tube for vibrato and two upper tubes on the upper control panel that are 12AX7, which you can manipulate for more headroom, even bridge the channels. All speaker individually tested and are in fine working order, no issues. The is one of the cleanest of the 9 Commandos I had, and I
This harmonica is sold (sold on 2010-06-09)
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