AC80/100 serial no. 392 - produced May/June 1965 - exported to the USA soon after


Thanks to Dave R. in Oklahoma.

PHOTOS - CLICK FOR A LARGER IMAGE

CHASSIS

PREAMP

In the far right hand pic, pot code "DL" visible in the mirror = April 1964. It was therefore relatively old when used.

POWER SECTION

BOX DETAILS

The upper grille had come loose, here stapled back in place.

SPEAKER CAB DETAILS

In the far right hand pic, the date code of one of the T1088s - "12EK" = 12th May 1965.



In the far right hand pic, droplets of wax from the mains transformer.

ORIGINAL VALVES

Original XF2 Mullard yellow-print EL34s from the amp - date codes B4L3 (one), B4L4 (three) = Blackburn factory, 3rd week of December 1964 and 4th week.

CABLES

Original mains cable with new American plug - note the British wiring colours (red=live, black=neutral, green=earth - and original Cannon XLR cable.

COVER

Original cover.