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Date An Ampeg Cabinet?

Discussion in 'Amps [BG]' started by leemelone, Nov 6, 2012.

  1. leemelone

    leemelone

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    Is there any way to figure out what year my Ampeg 810e cabinet was made? I bought it used in the early 90s. It has the old white Ampeg logo with white around the grill cloth. Is there a serial number data base? :confused:
  2. tjh

    tjh Supporting Member

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    the 5th digit of the serial # ... 97= J, 98=K, 99=L and so on, in both directions ...
  3. coreyfyfe

    coreyfyfe Supporting Member

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    Full details for what was said above available here http://www.unofficialampeg.com/dating.html


    You could also pull a speaker and date it using the code on the speaker. Should have something like 67YYWW or 067YYWW (YY and WW coding for the year and week of manufacture for the speaker).
  4. Jeff Scott

    Jeff Scott Don't just TalkBass - PlayBass! Supporting Member

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    Never!
  5. IntrepidCellist

    IntrepidCellist Supporting Member

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    It depends... does it like long walks on the beach?
  6. leemelone

    leemelone

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    Thanks for the info guys. Looks like I'm dating a 21 year old. ;)
  7. Jeff Scott

    Jeff Scott Don't just TalkBass - PlayBass! Supporting Member

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    Does she put out? :D
  8. sumgruuvz

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    might get splinters or metal shavings. OUCH!!!
  9. 4Mal

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    Not legal in UT anyway...

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