Fender Deluxe 85 Restoration

As she came in.. broken knobs.. sad grill cloth..As she came in.. broken knobs.. sad grill cloth..DSC_8521Broken jack socketBroken jack socketDSC_8524RustyRustyDSC_8528Neat PCBNeat PCBDSC_8527DSC_8522DSC_8529DSC_8530DSC_8531DSC_8532DSC_8533DSC_8534Speaker looked good but was shot...Speaker looked good but was shot… DSC_8536DSC_8550Recovered baffleRecovered baffleCase cleaned upCase cleaned upDSC_8580DSC_8581Alll knobs on and working well!Alll knobs on and working well!Reverb tank needed some work but was able to get it going!Reverb tank needed some work but was able to get it going!wires disconnected..wires disconnected.. Found an OEM Eminence Speaker that is similar to the one it replaces.. but with a larger magnet (improved sensitivity and power handling.. Identical frame I think it is the same as the "Legend" speakerFound an OEM Eminence Speaker that is similar to the one it replaces.. but with a larger magnet (improved sensitivity and power handling.. Identical frame I think it is the same as the “Legend” speakerFitted well and looking good!Fitted well and looking good!Sounding sweet again.. a boy is she loud!Sounding sweet again.. a boy is she loud!Look snice with the white knobs and tweed style grill clothLook snice with the white knobs and tweed style grill clothAll finished and sounding good!All finished and sounding good! Bought as a derelict amp… took some work to get her back to a really nice amp for a solid state fender!

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