Best used for performances, professional recording, amateur recording, outdoor events and home studio, the 40W Fender Hot Rod Deluxe III is also a popular choice among gigging guitarists. The features of this hot tube include bottom-end headroom characteristic of 6L6 tubes, 1-12″ special design Celestion speaker, adaptable all-12AX7 tube preamp, built-in Fender spring reverb, 3 band EQ, extension speaker jack, input for included 2-button 3-function footswitch, 3 channels from clean to more drive, and presence control. Complement your Hot Rod Deluxe III with 1×12 extension enclosure to attain a little more stage coverage, fullness and output.
The Fender Hot Rod Deluxe III is reliable, easy to use, offers excellent sound and with good power output. It is also portable with a size of 18.75″ (47.6 cm) in height, 23.5″ (59.7 cm) in width, a depth of 10.5″ (26.7 cm), and weighing 45 lbs (20.41 kg). This amp is covered in black textured vinyl covering with blackface style black or silver grille cloth. The drive channel features independent gain and master controls. This hot tube include bright switch, effects loop, external speaker and reverb. The pointer knobs are vintage and has internal variable bias control.
The graduated volume and treble pot tapers, tighter overdrive and a Celestion G12P-80 speaker, streamlined footswitch, easy-view black control panel with front-reading text, and new badge are all upgrades of the previous models.