Dating fender twin
Working at FMI – I was able to interview a fellow (who wishes to remain anonymous) who worked at Fender in 1972-73 in the amp department.
Although his job was somewhat limited, his recollections provided some really fascinating insights to how the amps were built.
These units look, and apparently sound, just like the Schumacher-made units so it’s easy to overlook that “831” code. Besides, no article in the Dating Fender Amps by Serial Number series would be complete without some interesting information, n’est ce pas? I promise the tables will still be there after you finish reading.The Australian Fender Distributor then installed 240V - 110V stepdown transformers in the bottom of the cabinets.
Mid-1968 Super Reverb export model modified by Hagstrm for the Swedish market.
The boss came around and said what we'd be building. Probably the same as the pots and transformers that we just dug out of the boxes.