Supro Thunderbolt+ 1X15" Combo Amp

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4.8

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Add headroom and gigging versatility to your Thunderbolt with a 3-way rectifier switch option for a choice of 35-Watt (cathode biased) or 45-Watt (grid biased) 5U4 tube rectified modes as well as a high power, 60-Watt (grid biased) solid state rectifier setting.


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SuproThunderbolt+ 1X15" Combo Amp
 
4.9

(based on 8 reviews)

88%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

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      4.0

      A great clean platform for pedals

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      from Columbus

      Staff Reviewer

      Pros

      • Excellent customer servic
      • looks cool
      • LOUD
      • Very clean

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Gigs
        • Jamming
        • Playing Guitar Through It
        • Studio

        Comments about Supro Thunderbolt+ 1X15" Combo Amp:

        The reincarnation of the Supro brand sounds pretty good. They are great clean amps, and being a pedal fan, are great platforms for my pedals.

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        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Best Amps for the Price Available!

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        from Columbus, OH

        Staff Reviewer

        Pros

        • Amazing Tone
        • Eminence Speaker
        • Great build quality
        • Simple Yet Versatile

        Cons

        • Youll Sell Your Other Amp

        Best Uses

        • Live performance
        • Looking at it
        • Recording

        Comments about Supro Thunderbolt+ 1X15" Combo Amp:

        I have used a ton of amps. Fenders, Voxs, Oranges, Ampegs as well as some newer boutiques like Bogner, 65 Amps, etc.

        For pure cleans and LOUD breakup these amps kill them all.
        This amp has some of the best clean tone available, throw a reverb pedal in there and you will not believe what you are hearing. Its THAT tone you have been searching for. It IS hard to get much breakup at low volume but usually a stomp is best for that anyhow.

        Amp sounds best when at 35 and is wonderful for recording through medium gigs. Sounds is not too compromised as you turn the wattage up and it really can get LOUD!

        This company is doing it right, build quality is insanely nice. Amps designed by legend Bruce Zinky. Real USA Eminence Speakers. The Hi/Lo inputs are very versatile. Plug a humbucker guitar into the Hi and get pretty immediate crunch. Plug a low output single coil in and it fattens/livens it up. You get the idea.

        The 1x15 works great for baritone and humbucker guitars. Works good with a good variety of Singles as well.

        Oh and did I mention it looks GORGEOUS!

        Take a look at the Coronado as well as it sounds unbelievable and is my personal favorite!

        This is a real hands on product review from Mike @ Sam Ash Columbus

         
        5.0

        Great gigging amp by Supro!!

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        from Orlando,fl

        Staff Reviewer

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              Comments about Supro Thunderbolt+ 1X15" Combo Amp:

              Great sounding amp by Supro!!
              Great for gigging and has a good clean boutique sound.
              Has a great classic tone, loud and is only 35 watt!!
              "This is a real hands on product review from Billy@ Sam Ash Orlando"

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              5.0

              Totally in love with this amp!

              By 

              from indianapolis IN

              Staff Reviewer

              Pros

              • Killer Look
              • Killer Tones
              • Perfect Wattage

              Cons

              • none

              Best Uses

              • Live gigs
              • Practice
              • Recording

              Comments about Supro Thunderbolt+ 1X15" Combo Amp:

              So glad this company is back in business. These amps are some of the best available for a myriad of styles and sounds. Killer clean tones and crushing natural overdrive, this will do old school rock and blues like nothing else. Love it!!!

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              5.0

              Supro!!!

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              from Cincinnati

              Staff Reviewer

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                    Comments about Supro Thunderbolt+ 1X15" Combo Amp:

                    I have played through older models (or what some of call "the real ones") and these newer models hold up great and sound incredible. 50w tube or can use as solid state. Killer vintage tone
                    hands on product review from Lee @ Sam Ash Cincinnati

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                    5.0

                    A Modern Take On a Holy Grail Tone

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                    from Indianapolis, IN

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                          Comments about Supro Thunderbolt+ 1X15" Combo Amp:

                          A hot-rodded version of the reissued Thunderbolt, the Supro S6420+ Thunderbolt Plus tube guitar amplifier features a three-way rectifier switch option for more headroom and versatility. Like the Fender Bassman, the Thunderbolt was originally intended to be a bass amplifier. While far from a stellar bass amp, the Thunderbolt quickly became a holy grail tone device for electric guitar players. Indeed, the first time you crank up the Thunderbolt Plus, you'll be treated to a huge, raw, overdriven, rock 'n' roll tone cascading from a custom designed 15" Supro TB15 speaker. Make no mistake, the Supro S6420+ Thunderbolt Plus tube guitar amplifier produces pure rock 'n' roll power! The S6420+ includes a three-way rectifier switch that adds modern headroom and gigging versatility to the Thunderbolt. With the S6450+, you're given the choice of a 35-watt (cathode-biased) or 45-watt (grid-biased) 5U4 tube rectifier mode, as well as a high power 60-watt (grid-biased) solid state rectifier setting.

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                          5.0

                          TONE

                          By 

                          from Cincinnati, OH

                          Staff Reviewer

                          Pros

                          • Options
                          • Tone

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Live performance
                            • Practice
                            • Recording

                            Comments about Supro Thunderbolt+ 1X15" Combo Amp:

                            This amp has legendary tone. Playing through this amp gives you plenty of options as far as output goes. Each of the three settings sounding just as the next. If you want an amp good for recording, home practice or live performance, this might be the amp you are looking for. The classic tone cant be understated.
                            This is a real hands of review by Billy @ Sam Ash

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                            5.0

                            A great reissue of a great amp

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                            from Cincinnati,OH

                            Staff Reviewer

                            Pros

                            • Quality construction
                            • Sound

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • Shows
                              • Studio

                              Comments about Supro Thunderbolt+ 1X15" Combo Amp:

                              This is a great reissue of a somewhat classic amp. I have 2 original 60's original thunderbolts so I'm a bit particular of any reissue. The guys at Supro did a great job of recreating the tone and look of the original. I would highly recommend checking this amp out! I am a staff reviewer at Sam Ash Music.

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