Your 3 fav boutique amps

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  1. DiPa

    DiPa Silver Supporting Member

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    what are your 3 fav boutique amps or builders?
    With so many out there, this thread aims at capturing here these top notch amps and builders. I hope to learn a few myself as I see the list.
     
  2. Puckbucker

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    Not sure I have enough boutique amp experience but Tone King and Carr (some models) I like.
     
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    Dave_C Supporting Member

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    What I own and love now:

    1. Wizard
    2. Top Hat
    3. Jaguar

    Big props to *Landry and *Blankenship, they could easily be interchanged amongst my top 3, but I threw down want I own at the moment.
     
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    My latest favorite is Fuchs. I have two of the Casino series, and they're both great, versatile amps. They have a boost for each channel, giving you 4 different settings available with just the standard foot switch. Plenty of gain available, lots of variation in tone, built in digital reverb with two controls.
     
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    hstlaurent Supporting Member

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    Fortin, Peters and Komet
     
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    LPMojoGL Music Room Superstar Supporting Member

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    Bogner, Friedman, Germino, Fargen

    Those are my 3.
     
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    Swart AST and Dr. Z Carmen Ghia.
     
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    No way I can only pick three.
     
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    Dr. Z--everything

    Swart--AST

    VintageSound--VS112P w/ 20 watt trannies
     
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    Swart, Vintage Sound Amps and Carr. VSA nails Fender, but allows for mods and give hand-built goodness. Swart and Carr do classics with their own twist. Wish Carr had more 6V6/6L6 models, since I prefer those to EL's.
     
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