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Marshall DSL40CR 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp

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The updated Marshall DSL series has arrived! These DSL amps are laden with Marshall tone, features and functionality for the novice, as well as pros performing on the world’s biggest stages. The DSL series includes the following new features:Adjustable Power OutputThese DSL models feature adjustable power settings, which delivers all-valve tone and...  Click To Read More About This Product

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The updated Marshall DSL series has arrived! These DSL amps are laden with Marshall tone, features and functionality for the novice, as well as pros performing on the world’s biggest stages. The DSL series includes the following new features:

Adjustable Power Output
These DSL models feature adjustable power settings, which delivers all-valve tone and feel, at any volume, from bedroom to stage. The new technology adjusts power to the valves, instead of just turning off valve stages, allowing the amp to remain articulate and dynamic.

EQ Refinements
Some innovative tweaks to the EQ circuitry have given the new DSLs even greater tonal flexibility. The EQ section of the new DSLs can deliver exactly what your ears are looking for.

Emulated output
Marshall's partnership with Softube has led to the creation of award-winning plug-ins, as well as exceptional tone in its CODE digital amps. The same team is responsible for the development of the new emulated output feature, found in the DSL series. Both the headphone out, and line out on the DSL models boast incredibly accurate emulation of Marshall's famed 1960 cabinet.

Reverb, Resonance and Master Volume
The DSL is now more versatile than ever, with new features including discrete master volume controls for each channel, built-in reverb and resonance controls (the DSL1 and DSL5 do not offer resonance controls).

New Models
Additions to the range include the all-new DSL1 head and combos which offer all-valve Marshall DSL tone in a smaller package plus a DSL20 combo and head.

Specifications
  • Power: 40W (tube)
  • High- and low-output settings
  • Tubes: four 12AX7 (preamp); two EL34 (power amp)
  • Two channels
  • Single input
  • Speaker: 1x12 Celestion V-Type
  • Built-in reverb
  • Softube emulated output
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MarshallDSL40CR 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp
 
4.8

(based on 21 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (19)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

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    (1)

93%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Excellent sound (13)
  • Easy to use (11)
  • Warm / comfy (11)
  • Good power output (10)
  • Portable (9)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Home studio (13)
  • Performances (12)
  • Amateur recording (9)
  • Outdoor events / games (7)
  • Professional recording (7)
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Most Liked Positive Review

 

Better all around than previous model

I already had a 2014 DSL 40C, but the treble/highs seemed harsh. An emminence Cannibis Rex was a replacement that didn't make a big difference from original spkr. However, the 2018 DSL40CR...Read complete review

I already had a 2014 DSL 40C, but the treble/highs seemed harsh. An emminence Cannibis Rex was a replacement that didn't make a big difference from original spkr. However, the 2018 DSL40CR has addressed the issue to my satisfaction. The two Master Volume controls make foot switching between rhythm and lead real smooth. They give you more control. The power level switch between 20 and 40 watt mode on the front stand-by switch is more accessible and practical whereas the older model had a pentode/triode switch on the back.

The added input and emulated out should be useful, but I have yet to try them. I am having too much fun just getting used to all the goodies on the front. Power is no problem. hooked it to a two twelve cab and it really rocked - on the 20 watt setting! Can't wait to get a 4x12 cab to really turn it up.

Reverb - unfortunately, is still the weakness - if it is that - as it is digital and I prefer the very deep/wet sound of a spring reverb. I will be ordering the available/compatible 6 button foot switch that comes with JVM 410 series so I can switch between more of the features. Then I can transition from setting to setting. I am one of the first to get to have this, ordered online in store because they had not hit the stores yet. I listened to the NAMM review of the series from Marshall and another NAMM source. I am absolutely sure I made the right choice in my price point! I considered the 100 watt version and cabinet combo, but couldn't swing or justify the extra coin and the 40 watt version is all I really need. If you HAVE to have the 100 watt head and cabinet, ok, I would recommend that for you, but 40 watts is plenty for me.

The speaker differences between models is substantial as well. The DSL40C used the 80seventy 12 inch whereas the DSLCR uses a V series and it sounds warmer and smoother across the range. It is a better speaker and a better amp, so get your visa, cash or whatever out and buy one. Had it two weeks and I am impressed.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Maybe I just had bad luck

I have had Mesa Boogies for years but wanted to pick up an amp with the Marshall sound. When I picked this up, it played well for about 10 minutes and then lost about...Read complete review

I have had Mesa Boogies for years but wanted to pick up an amp with the Marshall sound. When I picked this up, it played well for about 10 minutes and then lost about 90% of its volume. Would not overdrive. GC was more than happy to exchange it. Amp number two had a loud hum. It was intermittent but very frustrating. I did check the ground. Also tried it at the GC showroom when I brought it back just to be sure. Got the third amp. Similar problem to the first. Would not overdrive and played at about 10% power. Maybe I just had bad luck but I really tried.

Did not totally give up on Marshall's though. Ordered a JVM205C. So far I love it. The bright light in this was that through it all, I was helped by five different GC employees and each one was great to work with. They were professional, courteous and shook my hand with each transaction.

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(10 of 10 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Better all around than previous model

By David P

from Gainsville/Jacksonville FL area

About Me Experienced

See all my reviews

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

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

    Comments about Marshall DSL40CR 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp:

    I already had a 2014 DSL 40C, but the treble/highs seemed harsh. An emminence Cannibis Rex was a replacement that didn't make a big difference from original spkr. However, the 2018 DSL40CR has addressed the issue to my satisfaction. The two Master Volume controls make foot switching between rhythm and lead real smooth. They give you more control. The power level switch between 20 and 40 watt mode on the front stand-by switch is more accessible and practical whereas the older model had a pentode/triode switch on the back.

    The added input and emulated out should be useful, but I have yet to try them. I am having too much fun just getting used to all the goodies on the front. Power is no problem. hooked it to a two twelve cab and it really rocked - on the 20 watt setting! Can't wait to get a 4x12 cab to really turn it up.

    Reverb - unfortunately, is still the weakness - if it is that - as it is digital and I prefer the very deep/wet sound of a spring reverb. I will be ordering the available/compatible 6 button foot switch that comes with JVM 410 series so I can switch between more of the features. Then I can transition from setting to setting. I am one of the first to get to have this, ordered online in store because they had not hit the stores yet. I listened to the NAMM review of the series from Marshall and another NAMM source. I am absolutely sure I made the right choice in my price point! I considered the 100 watt version and cabinet combo, but couldn't swing or justify the extra coin and the 40 watt version is all I really need. If you HAVE to have the 100 watt head and cabinet, ok, I would recommend that for you, but 40 watts is plenty for me.

    The speaker differences between models is substantial as well. The DSL40C used the 80seventy 12 inch whereas the DSLCR uses a V series and it sounds warmer and smoother across the range. It is a better speaker and a better amp, so get your visa, cash or whatever out and buy one. Had it two weeks and I am impressed.

    (7 of 8 customers found this review helpful)

     
    4.0

    DSL perfected.

    By Hoshmaster

    from El Cajon, ca

    About Me Experienced

    Pros

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

    Cons

    • Only 1 eq for both channels cln/crn and od1/od2

    Best Uses

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

    Comments about Marshall DSL40CR 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp:

    The new dsl40cr is a huge difference to the older model this comes with the celestion g12 V-type speaker sounds amazing performs well at low volume performs outstanding at high volume it wants to be cranked it's beautiful and Powerful so far I'm very happy with it.
    My one and only issue with this amp so far is that there is only one EQ between the two channels classic / crunch and the
    overdrive 1 / overdrive 2
    Just had a 2-hour session it got nice and warm in a good way and man did that vintage speaker sing.
    I want to give it 5 stars but I give it 4.9 stars for not having an EQ for the separate channels.
    Love it i plan on leaving a 1 month update on its quilaty.
    Hopfully i found my forever amp.

    (3 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    I would recommend this Amp

    By ROBERT

    from undisclosed

    Verified Buyer

    Comments about Marshall DSL40CR 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp:

    So far I like this amp a lot. I'm getting
    the Marshall tone I like. I like the high
    low power switch and really like the master
    volumes. The reverb is just ok. I would
    Have loved it if they would have included
    A cover. All in All I highly recommend.

    (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Fantastic tube amp!!

    By Capt Bill

    from Virginia Beach, VA

    About Me Experienced

    Pros

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

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Events
      • Home Studio
      • Performances

      Comments about Marshall DSL40CR 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp:

      I am hearing tones that I did not know were possible. Marshall nailed it with this amp!

      (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      True Marshall Quality

      By Jack

      from undisclosed

      Verified Buyer

      Comments about Marshall DSL40CR 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp:

      I have just received my new DSL 40 CR this week and it really sounds great. I love the option of switching from 20 to 40 watts . The controls are all very similar to the Marshall DSL 100 H that I already have. But this amp is much more portable. The clean channel comes in crystal clear and can be made very mellow sounding. Well the crunch channel gives the exact sound that I'm looking for. The reverb is not as noticeable as I would've liked, so I'll probably get an additional pedal to help with that. All in all, this is a great amp and I look forward to many years of enjoyable playing.

      (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      You won't be disappointed

      By Daniel

      from undisclosed

      Verified Buyer

      Comments about Marshall DSL40CR 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp:

      I was ready for a tube amp and researched for months and kept coming back to Marshall, I grew up listening to the Marshall tone and always loved the sound. I decided on a cabinet amp for the simplicity and ability to add speaker cabinets later. Was a little concerned with the 40c that came out before this model because the speaker got some sub standard reviews so when the 40cm came out with reverb and better speaker I pulled the trigger. I'm very happy I did, this amp is very versatile in tones even at different volume levels and perfect for my needs.

      (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      The sound in my head!!!

      By Dan Rocket Sauce

      from Green Bay, Wisconsin

      About Me Experienced

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Excellent Sound
      • Has "THE SOUND"
      • Portable
      • Versatile

      Cons

      • Makes buying more gear seem stupid
      • Makes your expensive amps sound lame
      • Reverb isn't that great

      Best Uses

      • Amateur Recording
      • Events
      • Home Studio
      • Performances
      • Rocking
      • Rocking harder
      • Rocking the hardest

      Comments about Marshall DSL40CR 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp:

      Just nailed the sound and versatility I've been looking for since I was 12 (I'm 38). It playes every kind of music that matters...classic Marshall driven rock to heavy Marshall driven hard rock. The clean is really nice to actually, if there's any ladies looking for a sweet combo. The full volume mode is perfect for keeping up with a live drummer at smaller shows and is plenty of stage volume for bigger shows when you mic it up. The low power mode is actually a nice feature to, if there's any ladies looking for a sweet combo. The speaker works with this amp better than the last model. I use clean, crunch and lead green for my cover band. The shared EQ is not an issue for me at all using those 3 settings. I would like them to come out with the 6 button footswitch soon, but until then I will use my old midi foot controller. I haven't actually used the midi yet, so I can't state its effectiveness. DO NOT buy the JVM410 footswitch to use with this. I have one and it does NOT WORK. Check out the Marshall forums, I am not the only one who's tried this. The 6 button footswitch part number is some sort of mistake in the manuel.

      (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Real Marshall, 2 thumbs up

      By JG

      from Murfreesboro, TN

      About Me Experienced

      See all my reviews

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Amateur Recording
        • Home Studio
        • Performances

        Comments about Marshall DSL40CR 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp:

        Just got this amp but been playing since late 70's. This thing is just pure Marshall. Totally nails the sound. Vintage type tone and more. This amp even sounds good through headphones when you can mute the speaker. Really, really impressed. Some find fault with the reverb and I understand why but turned up high it is very passable. I would love the 6 way footswitch in a live situation. Overall I think Marshall knocked it out the park at a very affordable price point.

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        1.0

        Maybe I just had bad luck

        By Harley Guy

        from Sacramento

        About Me Experienced

        Pros

        • Portable

        Cons

        • Loud hum
        • Poor Sound Quality
        • Weak

        Best Uses

          Comments about Marshall DSL40CR 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp:

          I have had Mesa Boogies for years but wanted to pick up an amp with the Marshall sound. When I picked this up, it played well for about 10 minutes and then lost about 90% of its volume. Would not overdrive. GC was more than happy to exchange it. Amp number two had a loud hum. It was intermittent but very frustrating. I did check the ground. Also tried it at the GC showroom when I brought it back just to be sure. Got the third amp. Similar problem to the first. Would not overdrive and played at about 10% power. Maybe I just had bad luck but I really tried.

          Did not totally give up on Marshall's though. Ordered a JVM205C. So far I love it. The bright light in this was that through it all, I was helped by five different GC employees and each one was great to work with. They were professional, courteous and shook my hand with each transaction.

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Best amp under $1000 for metal.

          By Necromayhem

          from Nowhere, Catastrophe

          About Me Experienced

          Pros

          • Excellent Sound
          • Powerful

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Home Studio

            Comments about Marshall DSL40CR 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp:

            I recommend this to all metal guitar players who like classic metal and classic extreme metal sounds (death, doom, black included). If you cannot make use of 100+ watt amp head right now, this amp will be the best choice for you with its EL34s and an overdrive pedal in front of it. Even without a an OD/DS pedal, this thing has decent gain for less bitey metal (see classic speed/pre-thrash). Have not tested this with Fender single coil pickups for chimey chorus-laden rock, but maybe that sound is better left to a Fender amp anyway. Marshall for real metal.

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Not just great for the money but a great amp period

            By Brian

            from Oregon City Oregon

            About Me Experienced

            Pros

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

            Cons

            • Heavy
            • Weak Reverb

            Best Uses

            • Amateur Recording
            • Home Studio
            • Performances
            • Professional Recording

            Comments about Marshall DSL40CR 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp:

            I needed a portable, powerful tube combo that had good cleans, thick overdrive/distortion, and can cut through the mix. This Marshall is the real deal. The DSL40CR has replaced a Mesa Single Rectifier head and 2x12 cabinet that was heavy, bulky, and only sounded good at very high volumes. This 1x12 combo saves my back and my ears and actually cuts through the mix way better than the Mesa.

            The cleans surprised me as Marshall isn't particularly known for great clean tones but I have no complaints. Its not going to sound like a Fender Twin but a Twin doesn't have the dirty tones this little beast has. Most of the time I'm on OD1, which is total hot rodded JCM800 territory. With my Gibson Les Paul or my ESP Eclipse, this mode truly shines. 70s, 80s, and 90s hard rock tones on demand. OD2 is great for full-on thrash metal too, especially with the Tone Shift engaged. The gain level isn't quite as hot as the previous DSL40C model but it sounds fuller with less fizz in the high end.

            The Celestion V-type speaker is a great improvement over the Seventy 80 on the old model. It has a lot of cut and warmth but doesn't have the crazy mid-spike of the V30. Great pairing with the voicing on this amp.

            If I have any complaints its the often mentioned weak Reverb and that its heavy for a 1x12 combo.

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Wow...

            By Doug

            from DeKalb,Il

            About Me Experienced

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Home Studio
              • Performances

              Comments about Marshall DSL40CR 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp:

              This amp is fantastic .. I owned 2 of the dsl40's and couldn't get a good sound .. I can't describe it but, it wasn't good... After trying different settings I found the sweet spot.... I played for about 3 hours straight .. I didn't want to put the guitar down.... It's the best amp I've had in a very long time.... I can't wait to try it out on a job.... Good job Marshall....

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              I would buy this again.

              By Robert

              from undisclosed

              Verified Buyer

              Comments about Marshall DSL40CR 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp:

              Love the sound! Such an improvement over my fender practice amp. As an intermediate player, this amp will give me many years to grow into and for such a reasonable price.

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Great Amplifier!

              By Treewiz

              from Chichester N.Y

              About Me Professional Musician

              Pros

              • Easy To Use
              • Excellent Sound
              • Good Warmth

              Cons

                Best Uses

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

                Comments about Marshall DSL40CR 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp:

                I have had it all just like a lot of you and this purchase has brought me back full circle to my "Marshall Roots" This is the tone that works for me with ease. I have gone thru all of the assorted tube amps then on to early processors to early and present modeling including my beloved AXE-FX II; and this gem of a combo amp has what I have been searching for in a guitar amp! Guitar Center of Albany was very fair and helpful with me, Thanks to Connor, the store manager.

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Excellent Amp

                By John

                from undisclosed

                About Me Experienced

                See all my reviews

                Pros

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

                Cons

                  Best Uses

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

                  Comments about Marshall DSL40CR 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp:

                  Total Marshall sound with great tonal veriations. Reverb needs to be more prounced. Works gret by itself or using my Boss GT8 through it. Very happy with it, its a keeper.

                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Great amp!

                  By Brian

                  from Texas

                  About Me Professional Musician

                  See all my reviews

                  Pros

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

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

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

                    Comments about Marshall DSL40CR 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp:

                    I've owned the jcm2000 dsl100 (liked it, but eventually sold it) and the previous version dsl100 (I returned it within a week). This amp beats those by a mile. In fact, it is the best amp I've played and I get the tones I've been chasing for years.

                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    A perfect 10 from this guy!

                    By Benjamin

                    from undisclosed

                    See all my reviews

                    Verified Buyer

                    Comments about Marshall DSL40CR 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp:

                    I have been playing for almost 30 years. I have had only solid state amps until now. I didn't know much about tube amps until about 9 months ago. Then i started studying about them. I tried out multiple brands. I wanted something that goes from clean cleans to heavy distortion. This amp covers it all. I have a 2 humbucker ibanez SZ 520 model. I am completely blown away by the clarity, the crispness, the precision of the response to the attack on the strings, and the volume, it is so much more pronounced than my 120 watt 2x12 solid state Crate and that i have been using for the last 13 years or so. It is amazing! I plugged in, put it on 40 watt setting on the clean (green)channel, turned up the gain all the way, Master volume all the way up and the channel volume to about 6 (all my ears could take) and it was amazingly clear. There are basically 4 channels but the unfortunate downside is the footswitch can't select between the green and red settings of each setting. For me i give this a perfect 10. I am looking to purchasing a 2x12 cab to expand to because it has so much power. It arrived in perfect condition. I couldn't complain about the quality and function of i had to really. The only downside is the sticker price. Thanks Marshall!

                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    good quality

                    By Joseph

                    from undisclosed

                    See all my reviews

                    Verified Buyer

                    Comments about Marshall DSL40CR 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp:

                    good price and qauality

                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    Love this Amp!!

                    By JG

                    from Murfreesboro, TN

                    About Me Experienced

                    See all my reviews

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

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

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Home Studio
                      • Performances

                      Comments about Marshall DSL40CR 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp:

                      I have been using Marshall amps since the mid 70's in the UK. This amp does all I've ever wanted. Really love it at low volume and at high volume. Great sounds from this true Marshall amp!!!!

                       
                      5.0

                      Awesome Amp

                      By Rhinosaur

                      from San Diego

                      About Me Experienced

                      Pros

                      • Excellent Sound
                      • Good Warmth
                      • Powerful

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Amateur Recording
                        • Home Studio
                        • Performances
                        • Professional Recording

                        Comments about Marshall DSL40CR 40W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp:

                        I was looking for a Marshall tube amp that could give me that classic Marshall JCM800 overdriven tone for hard rock and be versatile enough to be able to play other styles of music. This amp is very versatile and it can play just about any style of music. The classic gain channel has nice Marshall clean tone and then on the red channel on the classic gain channel it has that classic fat, thick JCM800 type overdriven tone and it sounds incredible. The Ultra gain channel really opens up on the overdrive and gets very even more aggresive. The green channel on the Utlra gain channel has really nice heavy, fat overdrive tone for more aggressive tone and the red channel on Ultra gain is even heavier for more metal type tones. This amp can get very heavy for metal styles if you need it too. It also takes distortion pedals, tube screamers and effects pedals very well. It comes with a nice effects loop which is great for effects pedal. I have used a chorus pedal on it and it sounded amazing through the effects loop. The footswitch that it comes with is well made and is great because you can change channels with it and also turn the effects loop on and off with it. So you can leave an effects pedal turned on but just turn off the effects loop when you want to turn it off for the time being.

                        My only complaint about this amp is that the digital reverb on it is not very good. You have to crank the reverb way up to even start to hear it and it does not sound anything near as nice as a good reverb pedal or an amp with a nice spring reverb can generate.

                        I would highly recommend this amp to anyone. I have played the original DSL40C and this amp(DSL40CR) sounds much better. It does not have that annoying fizzy tone when the gain is turned up like you had on the older version and the clean and overdriven tones just sound much better.

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