Ampeg V7 Combo Amplifier

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by pshift, Jun 2, 2003.

  1. pshift


    May 30, 2003
    Downstate NY
    Can someone lead me to some history on this unit? I picked this up in an equipment swap. The amp is in good condition and sounds real nice (my first time playing a tube unit). I've seen information on the V4 series. From what *I've been able to find, this amp was made in the mid 70's.

  2. brianrost

    brianrost Gold Supporting Member

    Apr 26, 2000
    Boston, Taxachusetts
    Actually the V7 was an 80s era amp. It's a guitar amp in case you haven't figured that out :) I think it puts out about 100 watts, after that I'm foggy.
  3. Corwin81


    Mar 18, 2003
    Ames, IA
    from a pic I've seen of it, it looks like the combo version of the V5, which is the guitar version of the SVT-100 of the same era. 4 6550, 3 12AX7, based closely on the Marshall JCM800 2203(the SVT having some tweaks for bass, so it's a SVT in name only, but still good sounding).
  4. Scott D

    Scott D

    Apr 21, 2003
    Minneapolis, MN
    hey... i have an NE-1...
  5. pshift


    May 30, 2003
    Downstate NY
    This thing has (4) 6550 and (5) 12AX7 tubes. The amp is pictured below:

  6. pshift


    May 30, 2003
    Downstate NY
    For sale if anyone is interested. Nice tube tones but I prefer the solid state stuff (heresy in some parts). Let me know. USA replies please!
  7. Tarbosh


    Aug 17, 2009
    still have v7 amp for sale?
  8. RickenBoogie


    Jul 22, 2007
    Dallas, TX
    You've gotta be kidding!

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  10. KramerBassFan


    Jan 3, 2009
    :rollno: Holy cow.
    Six year dead threads. :eyebrow:
    Lets please just let this thread die in peace.