Marshall JCM800 2203 Reissue Guitar Amplifier Head (100 Watts)

Output (RMS): 100 watts

Preamp Valves: 3 x ECC83

Power Amp Valves: 4 x EL34

3 Band EQ: yes

Presence: yes

Footswitch: no

Speaker: none

Dimensions (mm): 750 x 310 x 220

Weight (Kg): 18.8
Dimensions and Weight in Packaging
Base Item
Shipping Weight: 54 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 36 x 15 x 12 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): MAR 2203X
If you have additional warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer at 800-877-6863
(63 ratings)
Submitted November 4, 2014 by Doc Holiday in Diamond Bar, CA
"All it's cracked up to be-"
SInce most people who read reviews want to be sure and compare before making a purchase. These are a very simple tube amp with alot to offer. I don't go in for two much on the effects side as with other amplifiers as I always felt with rock these had everything you really need to sound good...and I mean really good. I have owned vintage 2203 as well as the new reissues. These sound great and are everything the vintage are. Let me just add I put in my own favorite tubes and had the biasing done and ran the tubes a little hotter to hot rod it a bit. But out of the box it was very tight sounding just like the vintages were when they were first sold. The only thing in my book that I would regard as better would be a high end hand-wound boutique head- frankly that is necessary- these will give you everything you want. If you like nice cleans and nice gain and like it to sound natural---buy a tube amp and buy a Marshall 2203. - Let me mention I own 2 Roccaforte boutique heads- A 76 Marshall 100 JMP MV and this reissue JCM800- It holds it's own against the others no problem!
Musical Background:
40 years playing guitar and vocals Les Pauls, Washburns, BC Rich, Jackson Seymour Duncan SH6 Pickups
Musical Style:
Hard Rock, Heavy Metal
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