Jensen 1957 Prices

From mgarvi–(at)–anix.com Tue Feb 11 11:25:16 CST 1997
From: mgarvi–(at)–anix.com (Mark Garvin)
Newsgroups: alt.guitar.amps
Subject: Re: Jensen question
Date: 11 Feb 1997 01:14:41 -0500

In sworti–(at)–eb.harvard.edu (S. W. Wortis) writes:

>I have some P10R Jensens dated 1954. I was wondered what wattage they’d be
>rated at. I’m assuming no more than 10 or 15 watts each. Is this correct?

Hi Shaun,

I think the ratings are about the same as for the 12’s. If you need
to confirm wattage specifically for 10’s, I’ll have to dig a bit deeper.

According to my notes:

P12-N == 18 watts 1957 price: $52.50
P12-P == 16 watts $33.60
P12-R == 12 watts (says 6-8 ohms) $16.50
P12-S == 10 watts ” $14.75
P12-T == 9 watts (only avail in 3-4 ohms? Not sure) $13.60

(I think the info was originally from Dan Schoo. Thanks, Dan)

1957 prices on the P12-N were pretty severe! I wonder how that
would translate to 1997 dollars. Anyone know?

MGarvin

 

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