Uniquely, the Palmer Drei combines two parallel preamps with three separate, parallel, single-ended power amplifiers featuring EL84, 6V6 and 6L6 valves in an inspiring amplifier that delivers an enormous tonal palette from clean through to heavy distortion. Ideal for recording studios and small gig stages, the Drei will become an instant classic.
Specs & Controls
In addition to the three aforementioned power tubes, this German-made 15 W amp contains two ECC83 preamp tubes and a GZ34 tube rectifier. Output impedance options include 4, 8, and 16 Ohms and the steel-enclosed head weighs a little over 30 lbs. The sleek control panel of the DREI features a volume knob for each preamp, labeled Normal and Highs, a Tone knob, and three volume knobs for each of the power amp tubes labeled 1 (for the EL84), 2 (for the 6V6), and 3 (for the 6L6).