Dating a fender amp bt serial number

03-Jan-2016 03:37

For instance, he confirmed our assumption that the amp chassis were put into stock after being stamped with serial numbers and that the chassis were pulled from the stock bins randomly (just as with Fender guitar neck plates).

He recalled, “We just went to a big bin every morning and loaded our wheeled rack with a batch of whatever chassis we were working on that day.

Though it’s not the first electric solidbody, the Telecaster is without doubt the first commercial electric guitar manufactured in large quantities.

These are marked with EIA code “606” which is the company number for Schumacher.

S., so Fender blended the word “television” with the original Broadcaster name the Telecaster was born.

In April 1951, the new name was finally cleared as a trademark and immediately Fender adopted it for their electric guitar.

Some examples include a '66 Princeton Reverb and ’66 Pro Reverb with Better Coil output transformer, a ‘66 Deluxe Reverb and ‘67 Twin Reverb with Better Coil reverb transformer, and a 1968 Vibro Champ with Better Coil trannies.

These units look, and apparently sound, just like the Schumacher-made units so it’s easy to overlook that “831” code.

These are marked with EIA code “606” which is the company number for Schumacher.

S., so Fender blended the word “television” with the original Broadcaster name the Telecaster was born.

In April 1951, the new name was finally cleared as a trademark and immediately Fender adopted it for their electric guitar.

Some examples include a '66 Princeton Reverb and ’66 Pro Reverb with Better Coil output transformer, a ‘66 Deluxe Reverb and ‘67 Twin Reverb with Better Coil reverb transformer, and a 1968 Vibro Champ with Better Coil trannies.

These units look, and apparently sound, just like the Schumacher-made units so it’s easy to overlook that “831” code.

Besides, no article in the Dating Fender Amps by Serial Number series would be complete without some interesting information, n’est ce pas?