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Dating a vintage fender amp

Greg and Devin's experience meshed well with mine since I'm essentially the blackface/silverface amp guy (amps made between 19) in the group.

Black and White wires terminated in 1/4 inch push on terminals.

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.

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). Pack of 6 stainless steel chassis mounting screws for Fender reissue "Tweed" series amps. SPEAKER BAFFLE MOUNTING BRONZE SCREWS AND STAINLESS STEEL KEPS NUTS (SET OF 4) FOR Fender TWEED AMPS.

The tapered end of the bushing fits into the hole in the faceplate. JACK NUT AND WASHER, METAL, SWITCHCRAFT Genuine Switchcraft nut and washer set for the blackface/silverface Fender bias pot, Mesa Boogie pots, and the CTS or Alpha pots with 3/8" bushing (found on original vintage Fender blackface and silverface), as well as Peavey and Switchcraft 1/4" jacks. SWITCH, TOGGLE - MADE BY CARLING - RATED AT 15A, 125VAC. Comes complete with two nickel-plated handle mounts and four screws with T-nuts. Black amplifier handle with vinyl sleeve over steel strap and one-screw mounting nickel-plated end caps. SPEAKER BAFFLE MOUNTING BRONZE SCREW AND STAINLESS STEEL KEPS NUT FOR Fender TWEED AMPS.

The knob is inserted after the bushing is in place, and hides the bushing from view. Used on later versions of the Blues Junior, and also the early version if a set-screw chicken head knob is used to replace the discontinued push-on chicken head knobs. JNUT-38 JACK NUT AND WASHER, METAL, SWITCHCRAFT, SET OF 6 Genuine Switchcraft nut and washer set for the blackface/silverface Fender bias pot, Mesa Boogie pots, and the CTS or Alpha pots with 3/8" bushing (found on original vintage Fender blackface and silverface), as well as Peavey and Switchcraft 1/4" jacks. Includes mounting hardware (two screws and T-nuts). Individual screw, bronze 6-32, 1 1/2 inches long, Phillips and matching 6-32 Keps Nut with integral washer.

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.

His particular area of expertise is in Fender amps made from about 1960 through 1967.