Buy fender '65 princeton reverb 15-watt 1x10-inch guitar combo amp: musical instruments - amazoncom free delivery possible on eligible purchases. I recently picked up a 70's silverface deluxe reverb (pull boost) & need help with pin pointing the exact date below are the codes from the. Shop for the fender limited edition '65 princeton reverb 15w 1x12 tube guitar combo amp bordeaux reserve and receive free shipping a specified delivery date. How to date vintage fender amps june 13, 2012 | author: vintage & rare dating fender amps 1951-1967 princeton reverb aa1164: oxford 10j4, 10l5. Fender amps: the 'rivera-era' in 2002 i acquired a princeton reverb the last few hundred super champs seem to have date codes from 1984 but there's. Dating fender amps by serial number, part vi good dating information for silverface amps from the 1970s is still lacking and that princeton reverb aa1164. Help dating a silverface princeton discussion in 'amps and cabs' started by prstang65, apr 5, 2013. Fender stopped putting date codes on the tube chart in 1970, so that number is meaningless so far as dating the amp is concerned the other number a24354 you found is a serial number and falls into the serial numbers for a 1970 silverface princeton reverb - a24000 to a25000 = 1970.
Dating fender dating a princeton reverb amps retroactive dating and speakers fenderguru to me it find great deals on ebay for fender reverb unit in delay, echo and reverb guitar effects pedals. Join date: may 2007 posts: 3750 share opinions on fender princeton reverb 65 04-10-2011, 01:15 pm i see alot of. Vintage tube fender princeton and princeton reverb combos are the stuff of studio legend these low-watters were intended as upscale practice amps for guitarists who thought the fender champ too basic, but they found their way into studios because they sounded big and loud, at levels recording. Fender princeton reverb good jazz amp join date jan 2011 location center city philadelphia posts 508 i own a 1970 silverface fender princeton (non-reverb. Hey guys what info would i need to post to get some help dating my princeton reverb as far as i know it's a 1968, but details are a little.
The princeton 65 is solid state & has a 12 spkr not comparable at all in tone to the princeton reverb 65 reissue which has a 10 jensen spkr, tremelo, is all tube & sells new for $900 - $1100 range, depending on the store the solid state princeton has decent cleans up to about 5 on the dial after that it begins to crap out in a not nice way. We’ll discuss the fender princeton reverb this month and the gibson es-175d next the serial number is the only dating feature we have. Eia source-date codes: electronic components such as transformers, potentiometers, speakers, and some capacitors are often stampted with a date code indicating who manufactured them and when. The princeton amp is often misinterpreted as a princeton reverb without reverb just by looking at the front panel and the knob functions it might seem so a closer study of the circuit design will reveal that the princeton reverb has an extra gain stage (one half of the 12ax7 v3 tube) just after the dry and the wet reverb signals are.
Dating fender transformers, speakers & potentiometers using eia codes eia (electronics industry association) source-date codes: electronic components such as transformers, potentiometers, speakers, and some capacitors are often stamped with a date code, which indicates the manufacturer and the manufacturing date. Bf/sf princeton bf/sf princeton reverb bf dating fender amps and speakers our buyer’s guide to vintage fender amps explains in detail how you can date your. K & l tube works : 1973 fender princeton reverb this is a nice, clean example of a 'silverface' fender princeton reverb produced by. Fender blackface princeton reverb march 23, 2011 november 29, 2017 admin 15 comments my princeton reverb blackface has the qd date.
Hello i currently have a 2008 fender hrd and its safe to say i have a love/hate relationship with it i am a bedroom player only, 40w what was i. Join date feb 2003 location 3rd stone posts 3,388 5u4 rectifier in a princeton reverb reissue 5u4 rectifier in a princeton reverb reissue. A historically significant amp used on countless hit songs for decades today, the '65 princeton reverb is as phenomenal looking, sounding and performing as ever, and is easily versatile enough to go from the living room to the recording studio to the gig with the great sound, style, reliability and authentic vintage vibe that fender players.
Here we have a totally straight pre cbs 1965 blackface fender princeton reverb amp the transformers and choke are coded 606-5-02, 606-4-45, and 606-4-39, dating to the 5th week of 1965, and the 45th and 39th week of 1964 the speaker is coded 465-5-02 dating to the 2nd week of 1965 the tube chart is stamped oc, dating to march of 1965.
Fender princeton vs deluxe from dgreen– subject: re: why is deluxe princeton date: 9 jan 1996 15:05:32 gmt organization: fender reverb both channels. In summer 2013, fender released a redress of the princeton reverb reissue with slightly modified circuitry and the drip-edge silverface cosmetics introduced on fender amplifiers in 1968 the model is known as the '68 custom princeton reverb. All fender amplifiers, manufactured after 1989 include a date code on the amplifier this code is located on the qa (quality assurance) sticker, which may be found on the back of the amp chassis the sticker is a black and silver label, which contains several lines for sign-offs at the completion of sound and electrical tests, where applicable. Fender princeton reverb silverface i'm pretty sure everyone should own a princeton reverb i've owned at least two and maybe three. Prolific alt-country songwriter ryan adams recently sat down with fender to discuss why the princeton reverb is his go-to amp for recording for more fender. Fender date codes date code: most dating fender transformers, speakers & potentiometers using eia codes princeton reverb.