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Ampeg Super Echo Twin


 
11/6/2005 3:43 PM
j dallar
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Ampeg Super Echo Twin
Hi-  
Can anyone give me any much needed info on an  
Ampeg Super Echo Twin? I have come across one  
for sale for less than $400 and feel like I  
should jump on it- any recommendations?  
There's exceptionally little information on  
this amp on the web- not that i could find  
anyway.  
Thanks very much.  
J.
 
11/6/2005 4:42 PM
John Martin
If its the blue checked covered model it is very cool. I don't think they made too many. I have serviced hundreds of 60's Ampegs and have seen only one of the Echo Twins. Plan on doing some service. It will probably need at least power tubes and filter caps even if the owner says it "works". Well worth the cost in my opinion!  
 
 
 
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11/7/2005 1:49 PM
kevin
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here is a link to some info on echo twins. www.ggjaguar.com/stereo.htm There is also some pics on this site.Look around on this site for alot of good info.I have an ET-1 which i purchased last year for $430 from (beleive it or not) guitar center.Its a cool amp and you dont see many of Plus you can never have too many amps, right.
 
11/7/2005 2:07 PM
kevin
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just wanted to add there are 2 on e-bay right now.(search ampeg echo twin)which surprized me but you can get an idea on price.
 
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