The reverb sounds pretty acceptable if you just blend it in enough to hear it, but fine tuning the intensity control is the key and puts the already great sounding amp over the top.

A versatile and fine little amp that is one of the best sounding Valco’s I’ve owned so far.

This amp’s traditional, cathode-biased “Class-A” power section uses 6973 tubes to achieve the instantly recognizable midrange grind and phenomenal touch dynamics that define the Supro sound.

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If you follow the history of Supro guitars and amplifiers to its spiritual roots in the National Resophonic guitar company then you find its origins date all the way back to 1926.

After a few changes in ownership and name to eventually the classic Supro we know, the company went out of business in 1968.

1953 National Tweed There’s no model # on the amp, and it’s a very rare and progressive amp for it’s time.

I’m sure it was the top of the line Valco made in 1953.

Click To Read More About This Product Gear returned in great condition, with only minor signs of use, such as slight scuffs or pick marks.

It looks and plays like new and may be considered an equivalent to display units found in retail stores.Designed to act as a go-anywhere companion to your favorite guitars, this lightweight tube amp cranks out 6-Watts or 14-Watts of screaming hot vintage tone with an on-board option to drench your sound in tube-driven reverb and tremolo. The preamp found in the Comet delivers warm, blooming clean tones up until 12-o-clock on the volume knob.Past noon, the Comet’s voice rolls over into Supro crunch, giving way to a singing, violin-like overdrive at full volume.The re-introduction of the newly reissued Supro amps at 2014 were a great success, and laid the groundwork for the introduction of effects in 2016 and the guitars in 2017.That debut at Winter NAMM 2014 solidly set the bar right back where it should be, wowing attendees with the sound and quality.Appso-Supro works with luxury brands to develop sustainable strategies catered to their responsible use of luxury materials, specifically fur and leather.