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SKU: # 516400
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223-1500-000

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One of the most-beloved small combo amps in the world, the Blues Junior IV adds modified preamp circuitry, smoother-sounding spring reverb and improved aesthetics that any player is sure to appreciate. A 15-watt favorite in any setting, this amp is ideal for guitarists who need to hit the stage or studio at a moment's notice with warm tone and versatile features.

FEATURES

  • 15 watts

  • Celestion 12" A-Type speaker

  • Preamp circuit modified for increased fullness

  • Spring reverb modified for improved smoothness

SPECIFICATIONS

ELECTRONICS

Voltage: 120V
Controls: Reverb, Master, Middle, Bass, Treble, "Fat" Switch, Volume
Channels: One
Inputs: One - 1/4"
Effects: Reverb

HARDWARE

Cabinet Material: 3/4" Particle Board
Amplifier Covering: Black Textured Vinyl
Grille Cloth: Lightly-Aged Silver
Amplifier Jewel: Red Jewel
Front Panel: Black
Handle: Molded Plastic Strap with Nickel-Plated Caps

SPEAKERS

Speakers: One - 12" Celestion A-Type
Total Impedance: 8 ohms

TUBES

Preamp Tubes: 3 x 12AX7
Power Tubes: 2 x EL84

MEASUREMENTS

Amp Height: 16" (40.6 cm)
Amp Depth: 9.18" (23.31 cm)
Amp Width: 18" (45.72 cm)
Amp Weight: 31.5 lbs (14.3 kg)

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Closest StoreMoncton, New Brunswick
I had been looking for an amp to compliment my American Vintage Telecaster for quite a while. I had tried previous versions of the Blues Junior (the 2 and III), but they left me indifferent. I also tried direct competitors (VOX AC15 and Orange Rocker 15), but heavy distortion, which these excel at, is not my go-to sound. Finally, I tried the Blues Junior IV, and was blown away. With this version, I feel Fender really addressed all the little annoyances of previous versions, like the ''boxy'' sound and the unnatural reverb. Being primarily a bass player, I'm always looking for a good low-end, deep sound, and this amp delivers. And WOW can it ever go loud...
Posted by Jeremie on Apr 15, 2020
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Closest StoreEdmonton South, Alberta
Bought this amp with the Cream-back Speaker, Surf Green Edition, and i love it. This model is a dramatic improvement over the others, re reverb, bias, circuits, does not run as hot, so tubes should last longer.Great little amp if your a Jazz player, with a hollow body, warm and mellow tones, however plug in a Les Paul, turn on the fat switch, and this amp really rocks. Note: For Jazz, the Creamback speaker sold me on this amp, but woks well for blues.
Posted by Gary on Jan 26, 2020
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Closest StoreLangley, British Columbia
After using a Roland Cube 60 for 16 years, wanted to get that real Fender Strat sound and bought a Blues Jr. 4, a few weeks ago, the latest one with the white control knobs. Well made, quality materials and the sound is just fantastic. Only problem that is not so nice is a strong hum / buzz coming out of the Amp when the Volume (not the Master Volume) knob is turned on, it gets worse if that knob gets turned up to a higher setting. Once you play it is not really audible, but once you stop, it sounds annoying, so first thing to do is turn volume down on the guitar, an American made Fender Strat. I wonder if this is "normal" or is there perhaps an issue? I will stop by Long and McQuad in Langley, BC soon and ask them if there would be a solution to the problem.
Posted by Fred on Jan 15, 2020
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Great little amp15 of 15 customers found this review helpful

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Closest StoreHamilton, Ontario
This blues jr. has crystal clear clean tones and very smokey dirty tones. The reverb is top notch as well, don?t let the size of this amp deceive you....it?s loud and has a lot of balls. A great pedal platform. I love this amp and will never part with it, so glad I bought it.
Posted by Mike Davis on Apr 6, 2018
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