1953-1955 Bassman

(Wide Panel Bassman)

Wide Panel Bassman

Year:

1953-1954

Model:

Bassman

Model No:

5B6

Config:

Combo

Control Panel:

Brown top facing w/ white screened labels, controls numbered 1-12

Top Conrol Layout:

Vol, Tone, In, In

Rear Conrol Layout:

Fuse (2A), Power Sw, Pilot Lamp

Knobs:

Black pointer

Cabinet:

Wide panel, closed back w/ 2 ports, 20" x 22" x 10" (50.8 x 55.9 x 25.4 cm)

Cab Covering:

Diagonal tweed

Cab Hardware:

Leather Handle, glides

Grille:

Dark brown linen

Logo:

Cabinet Mounted, block letter "Fender Fullerton, California" on a rectangular tag

Weight:

?

Speakers/Load:

1 x 15"/8 ohms

Speaker Model:

Jensen P15N

Effects:

None

Ouput:

? Watts

Preamp:

6SC7

Power:

2 x 5881

Bias:

Cathode Biased

Rectifier:

5U4G

Phase Inverter:

6SL7GT (paraphase)

Comments:


5B6 Schematic
5B6 Chassis Layout
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