Fender amps of the ’50s and ’60s are beloved and coveted by guitarists around the world. Thanks to BOSS’ technology and tone know-how, the new FBM-1 brings the natural, fat, rich, bright tone of the Fender Bassman to a BOSS pedal. In conjunction with Fender, the new BOSS FBM-1 recreates the legendary tone of the 1959 Fender Bassman. Features include the same controls on the original Bassman: Presence, Treble, Mid, and Bass EQ controls. The FBM-1 also functions perfectly as a “pre-gain pedal” placed before an already overdriven amp to add the tone character of the Bassman.
Recreates the legendary tone of the 1959 Fender Bassman amp
Additional BRIGHT IN provides a brighter sound, similar to the original Bassman
Presence, Treble, Mid and Bass EQ controls
Road-tough BOSS metal construction
Perfect pre-gain pedal for adding or retaining Fender tone color
CHECK indicator (Serves also as battery check indicator)
INPUT jack, BRIGHT IN jack, OUTPUT jack, AC adaptor jack (DC 9 V)
DC 9 V, Dry battery 6F22 (9 V) type (carbon), Dry battery 6LR61 (9 V) type (alkaline), AC Adaptor (PSA series: optional)
36 mA (DC 9 V)
Expected battery life under continuous use
Carbon: 3 hours, Alkaline: 10 hours * These figures will vary depending on the actual conditions of use.
Owner's Manual, Leaflet (USING THE UNIT SAFELY, IMPORTANT NOTES, and Information), Dry Battery 006P/9V (6LR61)
AC Adaptor (PSA series)
Size and Weight
73 mm2-7/8 inches
129 mm5-1/8 inches
59 mm2-3/8 inches
440 g1 lbs.
* 0 dBu = 0.775 Vrms* The battery that is supplied with the unit is for temporary use, intended primarily for testing the unit's operation.* We recommend that alkaline battery be used when replacing the battery.* Fender(R) and BASSMAN(R) are the trademarks of FMIC. All rights reserved.
*The specifications are subject to change without notice.
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