If you want a ready-to-gig amp with true tube tone, choose Fender Hot Rod Deluxe III 40W 1×12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp Black. This compact gig-worthy amp features built-in spring reverb, 3 band EQ, all tube preamp and 40W power section, 3 channels from clean to more drive, extension speaker jack, input for included 2-button 3-function footswitch, 1-12″ special design Celestion speaker, and presence control. The fender hot rod deluxe iii used at musicians friend is so popular it could pass as world standard for gigging artists. Just by adding a 1×12 extension enclosure to your Hot Rod Deluxe III, you’ll have a little more of stage coverage, fullness and output. Earlier models were upgraded with a Celestion G12P-80 speaker, tighter overdrive, graduated volume and treble pot tapers, streamline footswitch, new badge, and easy-view black control panel with front-reading text and the resulting product is the Fender Hot Rod Deluxe III amp.