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This is the third set of valves I have purchased for my amps from this company , I also have a Marshall TSL 601. I have a Fender Blues De Ville I bought a few months ago. Now if it’s a blackface amp, it’s a safe bet that 6 means 1966. This code can be found on the power transformer, output transformer, choke, and reverb transformer.They are all usually within a few months of each other.The De Ville incorporates a 60 watt amplifier, and is available in two different models: a 212, which includes a pair of Celestion A-Type 12" speakers, and the 410, which includes four 10" speakers.Both the 212 and 410 feature three channels: normal, drive, and more drive.Most post tweed Fenders had trannys manufactured by Schumacher.They used a code like this: 606 – 645 The date is in the last three digits, after the 606 – .
In the above example, the transformer was made in either 1966 or 1976, week 45.
Many silverface and some blackface amps have the exact week, month and year stamped insie the chassis.
The Fender Hot Rod De Ville is a combo tube guitar amplifier manufactured and sold by Fender.
Its circuitry includes full PCB with valves and pots mounted directly to the circuit board.
The speakers included are of the Fender Special Design Eminence series, the 212 containing a pair of 12” Celestion A-Type speakers and the 410 featuring four 10” speakers.