Dating vox amplifier dating vox products can be very difficult vox did not observe or utilize standard dating procedures nor does the serial numbers, or cosmetic the first two digits represent the number of years from 1 the second two digits are the month (0 the last four is the sequential number from all guitars made that month. From the outset, the firm concentrated on accordion manufacturing and expanded into guitar production in the early ’60s one of its accordion clients was the lo duca brothers musical instruments company, of milwaukee, which joined forces with the italian manufacturer as the exclusive distributor of eko guitars in the us. They are not great guitars, and you will pay a hefty sum to get a nice one some are pushing $1,000 now, and are simply not worth it as players, but if you get a real deal someplace on one, it may be a good investment. The folk guitars by vox were made between 1963 - 1970 price wise it varies on the model $200 - $800 they made a few of them, your best bet is to contact gruhn guitars in nashville, tn george gruhn is the foremost authority on old guitars, and he can give you a written appraisal which is good as gold. Vox did not observe or utilize standard dating procedures nor does the serial numbers, or cosmetic features on vox products represent any concrete dating information which we are aware of many vox products have been modified or canablized over the years so accurate dating can be impossible.
Dating the pot will get you in the ball park but those pots could have been sitting around for a long time before they made their way into a pedal from analogman's web site: the easiest way to date pedals is the same way you date some guitars and amps - by the pot codes. Rare you tell me i have a database of over 8400 vox guitars from factory shipping records and only one (1) of the listed serial numbers in my possession is listed in the color blue that leaves over 20,000 guitars i do not have the records on, but odds are there are not many blue vox guitars out there. /r/guitar welcome to r/guitara community devoted to the exchange of guitar related information and entertainment please take a moment to read the rules and check out the faq/wiki before posting please remember we are a civil community. A rare 1x12 ac30 from the 90's great tone and weighs only 53lbs rather than a 2x12 that weighs 90lbs on ebay dipintoguitarscom.
This method can get you there, but it has its pitfalls. 1960’s vintage guitars i haven’t been able to find out much about dating them, so far i do know that it’s from the early 60s and, from what i’ve been able to find about the serial number, i think its rather old is that in your wheelhouse i have 2 vox v266 apollo guitars one is a 6 string and the other is a bass both. Vox guitars this vox button will link you to the main vox guitar web page with links to vox guitar and bass models offered from 1962 through 1972 and from 1998 to the present this vox button will link you with our vox effects main page. The unforgettable sound of their jangling guitars would become the standard for great guitar tone for decades this song, and the frenzy that was to follow this young group in the months to come, would result in vox becoming the most sought after guitar amplifier in the world.
Many vox guitars were made by eko in italy, and these used italian pots again they have little information this one (from a late 1960s vox astro bass) is marked lesa, made in italy on the back, with 500k 1 22 on the side again dating does not seem to be possible with these pots guitars by vox, eko and hagstrom all used lesa potentiometers. Single effects v845 wah pedal the v845 wah-wah pedal is a new version of the most famous guitar effects pedal of all time the v845 wah-wah pedal is a new version of the most famous guitar effects pedal of all time authentic vox tone sturdy construction accepts ac or 9v battery power more. Guitardater doesn't recognize the serial# system epiphone is using since mid 2008 non prefix serial# doesn't work chinese made guitars with f 31xxxx like the 1959 model or the 1960/2010 tribute models don't work either, or are falsely rated as fujigen, japan made instuments to find the id of your 1993 or most later models epiphone either: 1. Re: need info on voxton guitar posted by randy on mon, 02/17/2003 - 23:58 : over the last coupla days, i've sent emails to everyone in this thread, and to a bunch of people who know vox guitar information.
Like all nylon–stringed guitars, the n–20 didn’t come with a pickguard, since it’s meant to be fingerpicked trigger is also covered with countless autographs from fellow musicians and friends. Vox is a musical equipment manufacturer which is most famous for making the vox ac30 guitar amplifier, the vox continental electric organ, and a series of innovative but commercially unsuccessful electric guitars and bass guitars[founded in dartford, kent, england, vox has been owned by the japanese electronics firm korg since 1992. King vox wah dating a less expensive potentiometer introduced in 1967, and released around for a trumpet being muted, but in great condition this is the tdk or the first vox king vox clyde mccoy wah. When musicians talk about vox guitars, images of the wild-shaped vox phantom and teardrop guitars from the mid ’60s come to mind but the story of vox guitars actually dates back to the late ’50s.
Products guitars their products include classical guitars, 12-string guitars, arch top guitars, electric guitars and acoustic bass guitars eko guitars gained high popularity during the rock'n'roll craze of the 1960s, becoming the largest guitar exporter in europe. Guitars and basses are categorized by brand if you have any questions please contact us at 702-597-0147 monday through friday, 9am to 5pm pst roman guitars specializes in our custom brands with a multitude of choices as well as one of a kind and unique creations. Dating rickenbacker (ric) guitars and basses serial numbers and approximate date of manufacture dating rickenbackers from 1961 to 1986 serial letters and numbers visitors' gallery the pages where other people's hofners are featured. But these links might help dating vox at chicago music exchange, we have the most knowledgeable gear experts in the industry amplifiers dating vox amps -66 amplifiers dating vox amps -70 the best source is in jim elyeas book which is a must have for any vintage vox owner as for dating some pics would help as they went through.