Skip to main content
FREE Standard Ground Shipping (edit) Get Details

More Info About Free 2-Day Standard Ground Shipping

Close Window
Top Seller

Marshall DSL40C Limited Edition Vintage 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp

Item #: 
1423495788773
  • Write a Review

This limited edition Marshall DSL40C 40W tube combo amplifier is a sturdy, all-tube, gig-ready 40-watt workhorse now with a Vintage cover. It boasts a Celestion 12" speaker and the exact same front an... Click To Read More About This Product

IN STOCK & READY TO SHIP

Gear returned in mint condition. If you're looking for a virtually new instrument in possibly less-than-perfect packaging, this is a great value.
  • Includes 45-Day, No-Hassle Returns
  • Includes full manufacturer's warranty
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.
  • Includes 45-Day, No-Hassle Returns
  • Includes full manufacturer's warranty
Price:
$69999.00
+ Add to Wish List
Special Financing Offer
Guitar Center Gear Card

6-Month* financing available
Get DetailsAbout Special Financing Offers

 
Ship to Store Available in: 3-7 Days (estimated) Salt Lake City, UT (5.9  mi) View More Stores For Availability


,
SUN:11AM-7PM
MON-FRI:10AM-9PM
SAT:10AM-8PM

QUESTIONS?
Connect with an expert instantly.

Call us: 866-498-7882

  • Pro Coverage Eligible
  • Free Shipping
  • Easy Returns
Overview

This limited edition Marshall DSL40C 40W tube combo amplifier is a sturdy, all-tube, gig-ready 40-watt workhorse now with a Vintage cover. It boasts a Celestion 12" speaker and the exact same front and rear panel features as the DSL100H. The Triode (Half Power) option drops the DSL40C's output to 20 watts, making it exceptionally versatile.

Features

Power: 40W (tube)
Tubes: four 12AX7; two EL34
Pentode/Triode switch to drop power down from 40W to 20W
Two footswitchable channels - Classic Gain and Ultra Gain
Two Modes per channel for extra flexibility
Speaker: 1x12" Celestion
Footswitchable, studio-quality, digital Reverb with Level control for each channel
Shared 5-way EQ - Treble, Middle, Bass, Presence and Resonance
Mid-Shift button adds to the amp's tonal flexibility
Bypassable series FX loop
2-way footswitch supplied
Vintage cover
Dimensions: 24.4" x 19.3" x 9.9"
Weight: 50.5 lb.
Warranty
MANUFACTURER'S WARRANTY
5 year parts/ 3 year labor warranty.


GUITAR CENTER'S PRO COVERAGE
Pro Coverage gives you added warranty protection for your gear. Stepping in where the manufacturer's "normal wear and tear" coverage ends, our Pro Coverage program offers you upgraded coverage if your product ever fails Click To Read More About This Product.

Pro Coverage includes
  • Accidental damage protection
  • Expedited repair or replacement
  • Free shipping (for returns or repairs)
  • 100% coverage for commercial use
  • Extended price protection
  • No lemon guarantee
  • Free transfer of coverage to a new owner
  • Repair costs covered for up to five years from date of purchase
  • Repair authorization-toll-free by phone or via the web
  • Customer Reviews
Loading....

Review Snapshot

by PowerReviews
MarshallDSL40C Limited Edition Vintage 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp
 
4.6

(based on 10 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (8)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

89%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (10)
  • Excellent sound (10)
  • Good power output (9)
  • Warm / comfy (9)
  • Portable (7)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Performances (7)
  • Home studio (6)
  • Outdoor events / games (6)
  • Amateur recording (4)
  • Professional recording (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Experienced (7), Professional musician (3)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Marshall all the Way!

This is an amp that will be appreciated by a novice to a touring professional musician.
It is a Marshall Amp with "the" Marshall sound. It also has great...Read complete review

This is an amp that will be appreciated by a novice to a touring professional musician.
It is a Marshall Amp with "the" Marshall sound. It also has great cleans.
The price is rediculously low for an amp of this caliber.

VS

Most Liked Negative Review

 

Great amp until....,

I bought this amp a few months ago and was very pleased with it until 2 weeks ago it just stopped working. Tried for a week to get in touch with Marshall to get...Read complete review

I bought this amp a few months ago and was very pleased with it until 2 weeks ago it just stopped working. Tried for a week to get in touch with Marshall to get service support but just ended up sitting on hold for extended periods of time. Finally found a local service center to take it for repair and discovered 2 or 3 of the tubes had gone out and there is only a 90 day warrant on the tubes. After 9 months of normal use I would not expect to have to replace tubes already.

Reviewed by 10 customers

Displaying reviews 1-10

Back to Top

(5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

 
4.0

Big time Marshall's found in a small package!

By Old school rocker

from Streamwood IL

About Me Experienced

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Excellent Sound
  • Good Warmth
  • Portable
  • Powerful

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Events
    • Home Studio
    • Performances

    Comments about Marshall DSL40C Limited Edition Vintage 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp:

    I've been a huge fan of Marshall stacks and half stacks for decades. Didn't want to carry that monsterous set up anymore so I looked into this based on its reviews. I honestly couldn't be happier! I did change out the speaker for a Celestion cream back as I prefer a mellower tone but that's my taste and it doesn't take anything away from the amp itself. Haven't messed around with the effects loop capabilities yet but I'm sure that will work fine. Guitar center rocked the price hands-down easily the best deal!

    (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Unmistakable

    By Battle Born

    from Pasadena, California

    About Me Experienced

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Excellent Sound
    • Good Warmth
    • Portable

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Marshall DSL40C Limited Edition Vintage 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp:

        The Marshall DSL40C produces the sound I have listened to all of my life. Growing up on Jimi Hendrix, the Who, Allman Brothers Band, Eric Clapton, etc. the Marshall tone is unmistakable. This particular amp carries that traditional tube quality sound but includes an important feature for me - a drop switch to 20 watt that I can use when playing in my condo or flip it to full power for the rehearsal studio. When it is all said and done, playing is about sound quality. Sure, I can play my Gibson Les Paul Standard on another amp, but I will never be able to produce the sound quality without the proper amp. Of course, there are other quality tube amps on the market, not taking anything away from these others, but the one sound I remains clearly recognizable to me is the Marshall. Oh, and the vintage cover is cool.

        (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Marshall all the Way!

        By Uncle_D

        from SoCal

        About Me Professional Musician

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Excellent Sound
        • Portable
        • Powerful

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Events
          • Performances
          • Professional Recording

          Comments about Marshall DSL40C Limited Edition Vintage 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp:

          This is an amp that will be appreciated by a novice to a touring professional musician.
          It is a Marshall Amp with "the" Marshall sound. It also has great cleans.
          The price is rediculously low for an amp of this caliber.

          (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Fantastic looking and sounding amp!

          By Jason

          from Southgate, MI

          About Me Experienced

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Excellent Sound
          • Good Warmth
          • Powerful

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Events
            • Home Studio

            Comments about Marshall DSL40C Limited Edition Vintage 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp:

            Great amp. Sadly I had to return mine for another one. The one I got looked amazing. Turned it on and noticed a popping and a horrible wind noise coming from the clean channel. I contacted Marshall and they had told me to have it replaced. And the effects loop wouldnt work if the Channel and Reverb pedal was on.. Maybe I got a lemon lets hope so because its an amazing amp. The amp really sings. A lot of reviews that I have read about it was saying it was muddy when doing runs etc: However this is not true, if you dont play clear and hit every note it does get muddy. This amp will show your flaws.

            Clean channel was amazing sounds very clear and crisp.
            Crunch/clean channel was great very clear and chunky!!
            Lead 1 channel gain at just 3-4 is enough gain for anyone.
            Lead 2 channel gain at 4-6 is perfect for 80's rock and metal.

            Reverb VERY thin and VERY weak! Defiantly not this amps strong point.

            Very good amp for someone wanting the power that you can use inside and outside your home.

            If it wasnt for my clean channel popping and hissing etc Id still have the amp.

            (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            great sound

            By randy

            from cahokia,il

            About Me Experienced

            See all my reviews

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Excellent Sound
            • Good Warmth
            • Powerful

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Amateur Recording
              • Events
              • Home Studio
              • Performances
              • Professional Recording

              Comments about Marshall DSL40C Limited Edition Vintage 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp:

              great clean & crunch sounds & has reverb also

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              2.0

              Great amp until....,

              By RW

              from Dallas, TX

              About Me Experienced

              Pros

              • Easy To Use
              • Excellent Sound
              • Good Warmth
              • Portable
              • Powerful

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Marshall DSL40C Limited Edition Vintage 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp:

                  I bought this amp a few months ago and was very pleased with it until 2 weeks ago it just stopped working. Tried for a week to get in touch with Marshall to get service support but just ended up sitting on hold for extended periods of time. Finally found a local service center to take it for repair and discovered 2 or 3 of the tubes had gone out and there is only a 90 day warrant on the tubes. After 9 months of normal use I would not expect to have to replace tubes already.

                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Marshall DSL40C - Great Little Amp

                  By Warrior of the Wasteland

                  from Houston, TX

                  About Me Experienced

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Use
                  • Excellent Sound
                  • Good Warmth
                  • Portable
                  • Powerful

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Amateur Recording
                    • Home Studio
                    • Performances
                    • Professional Recording

                    Comments about Marshall DSL40C Limited Edition Vintage 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp:

                    I bought this Marshall DSL40C amplifier for the purpose of reamping in my home studio. I prefer to use real amplifiers instead of plugins because I believe they sound better. This little amp delivers that oldschool vintage Marshall tone. I'm glad I bought it, and would recommend it to anyone using it for this purpose. I don't plan to use it as a gigging amp, so I cannot say how durable it would be in that capacity. However, it does seem well made, so I don't see why there would be any issues using it for that purpose. It does get quite loud when pushed.

                     
                    5.0

                    Impressive Amp!

                    By Road Runner

                    from Atlanta

                    About Me Experienced

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Use
                    • Excellent Sound
                    • Good Warmth
                    • Powerful

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Amateur Recording
                      • Events
                      • Home Studio
                      • Mobile DJ
                      • Performances
                      • Professional Recording

                      Comments about Marshall DSL40C Limited Edition Vintage 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp:

                      Amazing amp. If you're on the fence about it, just get it. You'll love this amp!

                       
                      5.0

                      I really dig this amp.

                      By Odin

                      from Traveler

                      About Me Professional Musician

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Easy To Use
                      • Excellent Sound
                      • Good Warmth
                      • Portable
                      • Powerful
                      • Versatile

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Amateur Recording
                        • Home Studio
                        • Performances

                        Comments about Marshall DSL40C Limited Edition Vintage 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp:

                        I really dig this amp very versatile and hard to beat for a real tube amp at this price i couldnt beat it for a brand new amp

                         
                        5.0

                        Great combination of sounds!

                        By Budster

                        from New Jersey

                        About Me Professional Musician

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Easy To Use
                        • Excellent Sound
                        • Good Warmth
                        • Portable
                        • Powerful

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Events
                          • Performances

                          Comments about Marshall DSL40C Limited Edition Vintage 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp:

                          Best Clean tone yet and responds well to overdrives and Fuzz
                          Sounded great right out of the box

                          Displaying reviews 1-10

                          Back to Top

                          You are changing the Ship-To country.

                          Our product catalog varies by country due to manufacturer restrictions. If you change the Ship-To country, some or all of the items in your cart may not ship to the new destination.