Dating new fender amps
They actually held clipboards and stopwatches to measure how long it took for me to attach various parts.
Of course I tended to hurry more when they were there, and I would fumble more, too.” Another really interesting fact was that he recalled that the eyelet boards were loaded/wired/soldered in Mexico!
The boss came around and said what we'd be building. Probably the same as the pots and transformers that we just dug out of the boxes.
I think in the corners of the boxes were older pots remaining from earlier dates... Like I said, there were 5 or 6 of us at the benches every day.
Okay, I know you’re all just dying to skip ahead to the serial number tables but try to contain your excitement and read through the article first.
The following chart, was originally printed in VG magazine, by Gerald Weber.
In a BF Vibrolux Reverbs you could have either Jensen, CTS or Oxford, the BF Super Reverbs had Jensen, CTS, Oxford or sometimes JBL, the BF Pro Reverb had Jensen, Oxford or Utah, .
In the silverface era Eminence, Oxford, Utah and Rola were more often used and Jensen was phased out.
Besides, no article in the Dating Fender Amps by Serial Number series would be complete without some interesting information, n’est ce pas?
I promise the tables will still be there after you finish reading.