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It has the typical blackface 60’s sparkle with a scooped clean sound just like the bigger Fender brothers, just with more smooth breakup, sag and compression.The smaller brother Princeton Reverb is rolling off more top frequencies and breaks up earlier with more warmth producing a brownface type of tone.Vibrolux Reverbs produced between late 19 have a black control panel and silver sparkle grille cloth.A Boost pull switch was added some time in the mid 70s.Since the year 2002 we have observed, by monitoring the amp market on US ebay, that low wattage amps have increased dramatically in popularity.Nowadays (2012) you can score a big 6L6 vintage Fender amp for the same price as a Deluxe Reverb or Princeton Reverb. The PA was invented long time before that and guitar tones containing fuzz and distortion have been around since the sixties-seventies.
The EIA code will consist of 3 numbers followed by a date code of 3 or 4 numbers designating the year and the week.Many people consider the silverface amps just as sonically good as the blackface models.Being almost a blackface amp with a new faceplate (wrong for collectors), the silverface models became popular value-for-the-money amps.Summary The Deluxe Reverb 1×12″ has for decades been one of the most popular amps among all Fender amps, and its popularity is still growing as the demand for low wattage tube amps increases.
The combination of size, weight and performance makes the Deluxe Reverb a true road warrior on gigs and practise.
Collectors hunt the blackface models and players hunt the silverface for it’s quality and price.