1962 Marshall JTM-45 Offset



Color: Dark Blue


Location: Los Angeles

The Marshall Offset JTM-45 amplifier has had a significant impact on the music industry since it was first introduced in 1962. It has been used by many prominent guitarists, including Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, Jimmy Page, and Angus Young. The amplifier has played an important role in shaping the sound of rock music, and it remains a popular choice among guitarists today. The Marshall JT-45 Offset Amplifier of 1962 is a true classic in the music industry. Its impact on the industry cannot be overstated, and its enduring popularity serves as a testament to its exceptional design and quality. Jim Marshall and Dudley Craven's creation remains a favorite among guitarists worldwide, and it is sure to continue to influence music for many years to come.

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Based on the low production numbers, the Marshall JTM-45 Offset is considered the Holy Grail of vintage amplifiers as it is one of the first prototype / pre-production amplifiers produced By Jim Marshall in 1962. Based on the amplifier’s unique tone and limited production, the interest from collectors, investors and artists is exceptionally strong. Please read the full description below:

1962 Marshall “Offset” Amplifier
Offset Cabinet Design ( Series II )
Metal Badge / Coffin Logo
Internally Mounted Chasis
Close Together Inputs (Closer than the later 63 JTM-45 Amplifiers)
RS Mains / Output
Palmeko Choke (Large Black Choke)
Internally / Externally Original
Condition 8.5/10 (Good with light / normal tolex wear)

Rarity – This is one of around 10-12 Original Offset Chasis amplifiers that are in existence and it is was one of a select number of amplifiers produced that helped create the Marshall amplification Company.

Sound / Tone – Based on High Grade Component quality / values as well as circuit design it has somewhat similar tonal characteristics to that of a Fender Tweed amplifier although with considerably stronger gain and drive, synonymous with that Classic Marshall Tone : ))

Additional detailed internal photos wil be forwarded upon request to serious interested parties.

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