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    Tweed heaven with this National lap steel and CMI tube amp! Single-channel amp, two inputs, 12" speaker, single control knob, tweed cover.  The National lap steel is a wood body with painted finish, single-coil pickup and hard-wired cable, tweed case. Tone for days! Made in USA. Sold as a set. On consignment.
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CMI #97 Waikiki Deluxe Tweed amp:
  • No S/N
  • c. 1950s
  • VG-EC (wear)
  • Tweed cover
  • Leather handle
  • Gold speaker grill cloth
  • Original electronics
  • 12" Field Coil original speaker (reconed)
  • Original Loctal tube bases (fitted with 7Z4, 2 x 7C5, 7F7, 7C7 tubes)
  • 2 inputs to single channel
  • Single knob for on/off and volume
  • 3 prong power cable installed
  • Made in USA by Chicago Musical Instruments

National Woodbody Lap Steel:
  • SN 9G5644
  • 1941 (only year made)
  • VG-EC (a few dings)
  • Painted wood grain finish on wood body
  • 6-string model
  • 36 markers on rosewood fingerboard
  • 23" scale, 1-7/8" nut
  • Single-coil pickup
  • Single-unit blade bridge and pickup mount
  • Volume and tone controls with radial markings
  • Kluson open-gear tuners with replacement buttons
  • Original hard-wired cable
  • No-skid felt backing
  • Peghead shield badge reads "National Trade Mark"
  • Tweed soft case
  • Made USA by Valco
  • Consignment

National Woodbody Lap Steel & CMI #97 Waikiki Amp (1941/1950s)

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SKU: 185U-211230

Regular price
$1,500 USD
Regular price
Sale price
$1,500 USD
Tweed heaven with this National lap steel and CMI tube amp! Single-channel amp, two inputs, 12" speaker, single control knob, tweed cover.  The National lap steel is a wood body with painted finish, single-coil pickup and hard-wired cable, tweed case. Tone for days! Made in USA. Sold as a set. On consignment.
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More Details

The following specs were provided by our repair and appraisal teams. For a more detailed description please call (517) 372-7880

CMI #97 Waikiki Deluxe Tweed amp:
  • No S/N
  • c. 1950s
  • VG-EC (wear)
  • Tweed cover
  • Leather handle
  • Gold speaker grill cloth
  • Original electronics
  • 12" Field Coil original speaker (reconed)
  • Original Loctal tube bases (fitted with 7Z4, 2 x 7C5, 7F7, 7C7 tubes)
  • 2 inputs to single channel
  • Single knob for on/off and volume
  • 3 prong power cable installed
  • Made in USA by Chicago Musical Instruments

National Woodbody Lap Steel:
  • SN 9G5644
  • 1941 (only year made)
  • VG-EC (a few dings)
  • Painted wood grain finish on wood body
  • 6-string model
  • 36 markers on rosewood fingerboard
  • 23" scale, 1-7/8" nut
  • Single-coil pickup
  • Single-unit blade bridge and pickup mount
  • Volume and tone controls with radial markings
  • Kluson open-gear tuners with replacement buttons
  • Original hard-wired cable
  • No-skid felt backing
  • Peghead shield badge reads "National Trade Mark"
  • Tweed soft case
  • Made USA by Valco
  • Consignment