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.A 1957 tweed Vibrolux was reported with a tube chart printed with circuit “5E3” (tweed Deluxe) instead of the correct 5F11 (see photo).Lots of different speakers were used in the blackface and silverface era Fender amps.
Original Fender part number 003657000 (old number 036570). Has 6 electrical terminals on bottom of switch (DPDT). Button not included, see K-058 below handle strap, replacement for Fender "tweed" style amps (as well as other vintage amps). Does not contain Fender logo, so it may be used on other brands of amps. Screws not included - order screw pack SC-402 separately (takes a pack of 4 screws). Chrome end hooks - replacement for vintage and modern Fender amps. Pack of 6 stainless steel back panel screws for Fender original and reissue "Tweed" series amps. Mounts the chassis to the cabinet on top as well as the sides of the cabinet. Set of 4 screws, bronze 6-32, 1 1/2 inches long, Phillips and matching 6-32 Keps Nuts with integral washers.
His particular area of expertise is in Fender amps made from about 1960 through 1967.
Devin runs Doc's Music in Springfield, Missouri and his interest lies in the woodie and tweed Fender amps made from 1946 through 1960.
GA-19RVT Falcon: 3-6EU7, 7199, 2-6V6, 5Y3GA-77RET/RETL Vanguard: 3-6EU7, 2-12AU7, 6CG7 (6FQ7), 2-6L6, 0A2 GA-75 Recording: 2-6EU7, 6CG7 (6FQ7), 6C4, 2-6L6 GA-25RVT Hawk (Dated Oct '63 - only one tone-control): 4-6EU7, 12AU7, 2-6V6, 5Y3 GA-25RVT Hawk: 2-6EU7, 3-12AU7 (5814), 2-7591 GA-17RVT Scout: 2-6EU7, 12AX7, 2-6AQ5, 6CA4 (correspond to Epiphone EA-33RVT Galaxie)Titan: 3-6EU7, 2-12AU7, 6FQ7, 4-6L6, 0A2 (12AU7 splitter, 6FQ7 driver) Mercury: 6EU7 splitter, 6FQ7 driver and 2-6L6 output Titan I, III, V and Medalist: 3-6EU7, 2-12AU7, 6FQ7, 4-6L6, 0A2 (correspond to Epiphone EA-500T) Mercury I, II and Medalist (sloping sides): 2-6EU7, 6C4 and 1/2-6EU7 tremolo, 1/2-6EU7 splitter, 6FQ7 driver and 2-6L6 output, 0A2 Courtesy of James Black.
Oddlings – Yet another printing error has surfaced, this time from the FEI (pre-CBS) days.