Fender RGP-1

Model/Circuit Number:
Years of Production:
1982 – 1984
Configuration: Rackmount
Controls: Black w/ white labels
Knobs: Small Black Skirted (double D grip,) numbered 1-10

  • Front: Top Row: Vol (Pull for Line 1+2), Treb (Pull for Bright), Mid, Bass, Reverb – Panel Lamp Jack (BNC), Eff Send, Eff Loop LED, Eff Return (Push Eff Loop), Loop Select Sw (1/1+2/2) ; Bottom RowPower LED, Vol (Push Ch Sel), Gain, Master, Treb (Pull for Bright
  • Rear: Ground Sw (A/Off/B), Hum Balance, Line Out-2 (XLR), Ground Lift Sw (Lift/On), Footswitch (5 Pin DIN), Speaker 8 Ohm Min (1/4


  • Dimensions: Two Spaces: 19 x 3 1/2 x 14
  • Hardware:
  • Handle:
  • Feet:
  • Corners:


Covering Material

  • Tolex/Tweed:
  • Grill Cloth:

Logo: White script
Weight: 27 lbs.


  • Pre amp:
  • Power:


Comments: Designed for use with the RPW-1 Power Amp The 1983 catalog states that a Bass version of the RGP-1 will be out in late 83. It doesn’t state if this was a tube or solid state model

2 thoughts on “Fender RGP-1

  • December 30, 2015 at 1:38 pm

    This was never for sale… they only built a prototype. Same is true for the RPW-1 power amp. See my website for more detail.

  • May 3, 2021 at 3:39 pm

    There were two prototypes of the preamp built. The first had open rack mount holes and no panel lamp socket. The design was all tube circuitry.


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