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Mesa Boogie California Tweed 6V6 4:40 1x12 Combo Amplifier

SKU: # 703975   |   Model: # 1.TW.CCM.J   |    Product Reviews6 Reviews  Write a Review

California Tweed 6V6 4:40 1x12 Combo Amplifier

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California Tweed 6V6 4:40 1x12 Combo Amplifier
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YouTube Video MESA/Boogie California Tweed™ 6V6 4:Forty Official Demo
YouTube Video MESA/Boogie California Tweed™ 6V6 4:Forty Multi-Watt Comparison
YouTube Video MESA/Boogie California Tweed™ – Delay & Overdrive Pedals
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The California Tweed 6V6 4:FORTY is Mesa Boogie's new Single Channel, mid-power, "old school" offering aimed at all sounds Americana. Equipped with all the essential features you do need, none of the complexity you don't and bona fide delicious 6V6 Tone in every viable wattage with an addictive, inspiring feel guaranteed to keep your hands on the strings, your ears wide open and your eye on the prize.

In the twilight of the 1960s, San Francisco Bay Area amp repairman to the Stars, Randall Smith, was inspired to start building his own amplifiers after coming to a deep appreciation for the '50s Tweed circuits Leo Fender created. He loved their organic sounding voice, powerful controls and the way they smoothly transitioned from clean to clip and back again. So standing on the shoulders of a giant, Smith's (and the World's) first venture into a Boutique guitar amplifier saw the foundation built atop that wonderful, timeless sounding preamp. Five Decades later Mesa returns to pay homage, yet also bring forward an exciting new realm of Tweed-based performance and authentic 6V6 character. The new California Tweed(TM)... harken back, bounce on forward, while never sacrificing one drop of golden California tone.

FEATURES:
• All-Tube Amplifier: 4x Mesa 6V6 Power Tubes / 5x Mesa 12AX7 and 1x Mesa 12AT7 Preamp Tubes
• 1x 8 Ohm Jensen Blackbird ALNICO speaker, picked for its sweet, smooth vintage tone and power handling.
• Mesa's patented Incremental Multi-Watt Power Amp, featuring Duo-Class and Dyna-Watt technologies, provides five power, two operating-classes and three wiring options via a single 5-Way Power Switch! Choose from the following power options:
- 40 Watts - 4x6V6 Class A/B Pentode
- 30 Watts - 2x6V6 Class A/B Triode + 2x6V6 Class A/B Pentode
- 20 Watts - 2x6V6 Class A/B Pentode
- 10 Watts - 2x6V6 Class A/B Triode
- 2 Watts - 1x6V6 Triode + 1x6V6 Pentode, Single-Ended Class A Parallel
• Single Channel simplicity, with Two Style Modes (Inputs) per Channel: Normal Input (Clean to Overdrive), and Low Input (Clean)
• Channel Controls: Gain, Treble, Mid, Bass, Presence, Reverb & Master Controls
• Vintage All-Tube, Long-Tank, Spring Reverb
• External Reverb Switching Jack (Reverb Footswitch & Cable sold separately)
• Fully Buffered, Tube-Driven, Series FX Loop
• All Aluminum Chassis
• Finish: Cream Bronco Vinyl, Cream/Tan Weave Jute Grille, Gold Piping, Brown Handle & Corners
• Fitted Slip Cover included
• Weight: 49 Lbs.
• Dimensions: 19 1/4" H x 22 3/4" W x 10 3/8" D
• Available Formats: Head & 1x12 Combo

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MESA/Boogie California Tweed™ 6V6 4:Forty Official DemoWatch Video
Youtube video product demo
MESA/Boogie California Tweed™ 6V6 4:Forty Multi-Watt ComparisonWatch Video
Youtube video product demo
MESA/Boogie California Tweed™ – Delay & Overdrive PedalsWatch Video
Youtube video product demo

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Love My Mesa California Combo Amp 4 of 4 customers found this review helpful
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Closest Store   Kingston, Ontario
I am so excited about this well built, high quality Amplifier. From a structural standpoint, its built of the highest quality material. Even the top four corners are high quality leather covered.
From the excellent Spring Reverb, to the sound that comes from the 12 inch speaker, its a top of line sounding Amp. I am so thrilled with the sound of this combo, that I soon after, picked up it's equivalent Head and Speaker Twin Cab.
Couldn't be a happier Camper!
Posted by Eldon Switzer on Oct 23, 2022
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Very Good Platform Amp 3 of 3 customers found this review helpful
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Closest Store   Calgary East, Alberta
I grabbed this Amp last month from Calgary (north) East Store. I alwaya love Mesa. The Mesa Trans Atlantic (TA15) is my best favorite. Can go Tweed clean or British filth. This California Tweed, is a different animal. The clean is awesome ..very Tweedy territory. The dirt ..very light. I have to engage my pedals when I want to go dirty which is awesome, I am telling you. Mesa customer service is always awesome as usual. I also would like to thank Brandon of Calgary East Store for helping me ro get this amp. Calgary East Store employees are awesome. Thank you guys.
Posted by Adam on May 7, 2022
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The Cali brings the tone! 3 of 3 customers found this review helpful
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Closest Store   Langley, British Columbia
I bought this to pair with my Princeton (12" Tweed 65 RI), and it does not disappoint.
I am finding it so easy to dial in tones here - it is hard to find a bad tone. Mesa really seemed to work hard to dial in this amp to perfection. The cleans are exceptional; the reverb is smooth with a long decay; the overdriven tones are rich and varied (depending on the wattage). The speaker and cab here are also very well selected, and add to the overall quality. This is a very versatile, well thought out, and toneful amp - it is worth the asking price.
Posted by telemetry on Dec 13, 2021
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Beautiful sound 3 of 3 customers found this review helpful
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Closest Store   Victoria, British Columbia
This amp is so versatile and just sounds so sweet and plays whatever I throw at her. With the right dirt pedals I can play blues, rock, and even metal.
Posted by Dan on Sep 5, 2021
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Sounds Amazing 6 of 6 customers found this review helpful
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Closest Store   Windsor, Ontario
This amp is solid. It looks great. It sounds amazing clean and for medium to medium/heavy gain. It is a great pedal platform and sounds unreal in stereo with a bright amp like a vox because it can fill those lower frequencies that are absent in the vox. It’s got those vintage 50’s and 60’s sounds when played with a strat or tele but shines even more with a semi-hollow. The reverb is perfect. It’s lush and can give a nice surf vibe if cranked all the way. The built in attenuator can bring the volume way down to almost inaudible, bedroom levels or house-shaking levels above 20 W. The low and normal inputs are each useful in their own ways and fun to play around with for different pedals. It probably won’t satisfy those looking for heavy/metal gain but, for me, my search is over.
Posted by Eric B. on Apr 18, 2021
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Fantastic Amp, thanks again Kingston L&M 3 of 3 customers found this review helpful
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Closest Store   Kingston, Ontario
When you consider all of the features that you get for the price point you cant beat this amp. From 2-10-20-30-40 watt selection this sounds great in the bedroom or dimed on stage. Cleans are fantastic, chimey and harmonic. The distortion is certainly in the Neil Young Fender Deluxe zone for sure but has its own character unique to Mesa Boogie. Considering what the handwired Princeton at comparable price has to offer, this seems like a no brainer. It loves pedals and isnt it beautiful looking?! Thanks again Kingston staff for helping me with ordering this incredible amp
Posted by Chris Emmons on Mar 23, 2021
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