This amp is now definitly a keeper. Still "no line" style casing had no brand name stamped in the tuner back. They also had an interior tag proclaiming the case as a "Koylon" brand case.
Overseas a Touring has long been more valuable than a sedan and values are strong, particularly in continental Europe. DuoSonics, MusicMasters, Mustangs and other low-end models had white plastic tips, all other models had metal tips. There is also a range of spares that came with the car plus original exhaust and muffler.
This made the finish less transparent, and allowed Fender to use Alder body wood with minor defects such as mineral stains. Note reissue Strats also use these shields. To see embedded text comments, go to video on Youtube.
Original tube [complement] was three 12AX7s and four 6CA7s that I swapped for s very easy, just boost bias about ten volts in order to have 30ma idle Original input resistor was k and I changed it for 5. Built between and only, the Touring was only offered in Europe and England. It is believed there would be less than half a dozen Tourings in Australia.
This car would be one of the best, most original examples around. And later, Arbiter also became a Fender distributor in the U. This was the standard neck on all models until when the Jazzmaster was introduced with a rosewood fingerboard; the rest of the Fender models changed to rosewood fingerboards in mid The manufacturer code for CTS is or for Stackpoleso this number should be stamped on the pot somewhere.
By negotiation there is a comprehensive set of spare parts available including some minor NOS parts. I have not used this service, so I cannot offer recommendations, good or bad.
If you see one of these cabs that's the reason for the threaded insert on top. Don't expect to be getting power tube distortion out of it - it's made to be a bass amp. From the final year available in Australia.
That is, there's lots of overlap between years. We often find the reverb sweet spot around 2. I have the tubes biased at 30 ma.
The reverb knob on the vibrato channel will have no effect any longer. They never arrived and I got busy and let the trail get cold. By the middle of more than 1, examples of the 5E6 series had been sold.
Engine and mechanical parts similar to a The car is located in the Perth metro area, WA. There is no reliable way to date amps other than to ask Fender customer support to look up the date from the serial number, although you may find a date code on the speaker. Complete Dakota digital dash, Billet tilt steering column with black leather interior.
I still have the Silvertone. They instead used the paint stick to suspend the body while drying. I had one of these when they were new serial number about 17and basically found it too loud and hard to distort for my style.Here is the second guitar that Aubert ever bought—a Gibson non-reverse Firebird.
Normally partial to the semi-hollows, he digs this ’bird because of the feel and how well the Ps and solidbody construction handles all the crazy sounds he throws at it from night to night.
Details of the various Traynor amp models, and opinions about them. As of Apr this is our Top Rated Page. We are using the Hifi Year Book as we have the whole set To list all interesting amps from these years is the idea, not interested in a full list, only cherry picking the better ones & interesting ones.
Fender Tube amp codes: - (look for a 2 letter code stamped on the tube chart inside the back of the amp)- the first letter is the year, and the second letter is the cytopix.com amp stamped NA would have been made in Jan.
of Here is a list of the first letter showing the year of manufacture.
gibson melody maker usa made(not for sale) here we have a balst of the past vintage gibson melody maker. guitar is all original,its shows lots of natural aged finish cracks all over the body,this is a true relic,nothing artificial,1 single coil pickup,wrap around bridge,its a shortscale,it plays very nice,and sound really great.
We’re also happy to share with you that we set up a similar amp to Amund Maarud, a real Norwegian blues guitar “hero”; a hot-rodded Fender Deluxe Reverb.Download