With 40 watts of EL34 power, five 12AX7 preamp tubes and an exceptionally deep open-back American Maple solid core plywood enclosure, the Chubster 40 is fitted with a Celestion G12L-55 rear-mounted 12 inch speaker to provide a fat low end with spongy sweet mids and highs. The Chubster 40 offers huge sound with incredible tone at a price that will make you do a double-take.
Rivera Chubster 40 Features
- Two fully independent preamp channels
- Each channel offers a distinct voicing; British and American
- EL34 power, 12AX7 preamp tube complement
- Footswitchable boost for four easy to dial-up sounds
- Preamp/Power amp patch loop and line out
- Includes FS7 Footswitch for channel switching and gain boost.
The Chubsters have a much deeper enclosure for extra bottom end and low end warmth. Adding enclosure volume helps increase the aural image, making the amps sound bigger than their size. All in all, these affordable models stand on their own with lovely tone and fabulous looks.