Vintage fender amp dating

14 Jan

Again, it's important to be sure the parts are original on the music equipment to get a valid date for the amp.Many tube amplifiers will have a tube chart within the amp itself.Rock N Roll Vintage is your one stop shop in Chicago for new guitars, vintage guitars, Chicago guitar lessons, guitar pedals, and we are currently the largest synth dealer in the Midwest. Rock N Roll Vintage Guitar Shop carries Fender, Gibson, Martin, Gretsch, Rickenbacker and other popular guitars and basses including boutique amps.

Looking at serial numbers next to the ’60 5G5 brown Pro Amp for example, we see numbers ranging from 00001 to 02000, suggesting that there are 2000 of these amplifiers made in ’60.

The guitars we carry are more than just used guitars.

Each guitar has a story - whether it’s where it was played, when it was built or how it was treated.

For example, the logo on the amp or materials used during a certain time period of production.

Dating an amplifier by serial numbers can be effective as well.