Fender Silverface Vibrolux Reverb

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Model/Circuit Number: AA270
Years of Production:
1968 – 1982
Era: Silverface
Configuration: Combo
Controls: Silver, forward facing w/ blue labels
Knobs: Black skirted w/ chrome center, numbered 1 – 10

  • Front: Normal: In, In, Bright Sw, Vol, Treb, Bass – Vibrato: In, In, Bright Sw, Vol, Treb, Bass, Rev, Speed, Intensity – Pilot Lamp
  • Rear: AC Outlet, Ground Sw, Fuse (2A), Power Sw, Standby Sw, Speaker Jack, Ex. Speaker Jack, Vibrato Jack, Reverb Jack, Reverb Out, Reverb In


  • Dimensions: 18½ x 24¾ x 9½
  • Hardware: Medium Chassis Straps 4 5/8”
  • Handle: Black Strap Handle
  • Feet: Corner Protectors
  • Corners: Glides


Covering Material

  • Tolex/Tweed: Black Tolex
  • Grill Cloth: Blue sparkle grille cloth w/ aluminum frame (68-69), w/o aluminum frame (70-80)

Logo: Grillmounted, raised, chrome & black script
Weight: 50 lbs.

Effects: Reverb, Tremolo
~Watts: 35-40 watts

  • Pre amp: 7025
  • Power: 2 x 6L6GC

Bias: Fixed with Bias Pot.
Rectifier: 5U4

Comments: Fender switched back to the blackface era cosmetics some time in 1980. Vibrolux Reverbs produced between late 1980 and 1982 have a black control panel and silver sparkle grille cloth. A Boost pull switch was added some time in the mid 70s.

4 Responses to “Fender Silverface Vibrolux Reverb”

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  1. Comment by Blackfoot100 — July 22, 2011 at 11:51 pm   Reply

    What happened to the average eBay prices?

  2. Comment by Rod — December 4, 2011 at 6:31 am   Reply

    Yeah!!!  Anybody Home??  Helloooooow!!

  3. Comment by Angel Raman — May 16, 2012 at 3:52 pm   Reply

    anyone know where I can find instructions for biasing the tubes on this amp?

  4. Comment by T.Oishi — May 31, 2014 at 7:06 am   Reply

    I have a silver face Vibrolux Reverb and find a booster pedal hole on buck, but no wireing.
    So I want to make it. If somebody know the shematics of , please slem me know how to do it.
    Thank you.

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