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Hylight 4x12 Hylight AP 150w 16ohm 4x12, 4x 38/73 122142 cast frame Fanes with purple Hiwatt labels, 50w 17000 flux density, with original wiring harness, untouched black interior with OF or DF initials chalked inside, original black/blue piping vinyl cover OEM wheels, as new cond, also has original factory custom order grill cloth similar to S n P but a bit more silvery. Two original Hiwatt Fane speakers purple with silver lettering. Tolex totally removed in the operation, but the cab still has its S/N plate. It still has the two remaining 122142 50W 16ohms speakers, date 06/76 sounding perfectly right.

Cab is in amazing condition with little to no wear or nicks in the tolex, and has 3 original Fane 122142s one of which I was told has low output and is on the way out but i haven't yet installed it back into the cab to test it. Hylight 4x12 100w/16 1 thick rear panel made of chipboard appears original. fitted by previous owner, Steve Lee, who lived in the SF area in the 70s, brought this with him when he moved to UK. Now loaded w/ (2) Fane 122231 (1 cast, 1 stamped) and (2) Fane 122142 cast frame. Two speakers burnt out, so the previous owner decided to not replace the faulty speakers, and cut it to make it lighter.

122142 Flux density 17000 Power handling 50 watts Impedance 15 Ohms Serial No.

Hylight 4x12 Totally original, 122231 Fanes black plastic cover all dating to 1974. The letters are obviously swapped as mentioned by bygonetones.com, since the G12-65 did not come into production until 1978/79, therefore M indicates the year 1979.

• All-valve 30-watt combo • Twin channel design provides Normal and Top Boost tone • Treble & Bass controls • Gain and Master Volume allow for warm overdrive at any level • Tremolo & spring Reverb effects • External and extension speaker output jacks • Two Celestion speaker options; G12M “Greenbacks” or Alnico Blues.

The amp also features quicker gain onset and reduced negative feedback for greater touch sensitivity.

This one tests at 8ohms, which indicates that it was refurbished at some point.

Indicative of refurbing too are the broken sticker (for access to the dust-cover screw).

Hylight 4x12 Early Sound City cabinet and grill cloth like The Who used at Rock and roll circus.2x12 2/17 with purple Fane labels,25w, flux 17k.2x 122142 with purple Hiwatt labels,50w,17k flux.

Actually holds 4 50w Goodmans speakers, clearly non-original. Quite scruffy externally, a fair amount of foam wadding internally.

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Effectively the same as the speaker illustrated above, but sprayed silver (poly grey).

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