Fender Silverface Pro Reverb

Silverface Pro Reverb Front
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Model/Circuit Number: AB668, AA1069 
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
Faceplate

  • Front: 68-76: Normal: In, In, Bright Sw, Vol, Treb, Bass – Vibrato: In, In, Bright Sw, Vol, Treb, Bass, Rev, Speed, Intensity – Pilot Lamp 76-82: Normal: In, In, Bright Sw, Vol, Treb, Mid, Bass – Vibrato: In, In, Bright Sw, Vol, Treb, Mid, Bass, Rev, Speed, Inte
  • Rear: 68-76: AC Outlet, Ground Sw, Fuse (2A), Power Sw, Standby Sw, Speaker Jack, Ex. Speaker Jack, Vibrato Jack, Reverb Jack, Reverb Out, Reverb In 76-82: AC Outlet, Ground Sw, Fuse (2½A), Power Sw, Standby Sw, Speaker Jack, Ex. Speaker Jack, Line Out, Tube Matching Adj, Vibrato Jack, Reverb Jack, Reverb Out, Reverb In, Hum Balance

Cabinet

  • Dimensions: 68-69: 19½” x 26½” x 10”, 70-82: 19½” x 26” x 10½”
  • Hardware: Black strap handle, Large Chassis Straps 5 5/8”, 16” Tilt-Back Legs, glides (68-71) or casters (72-82)
  • Handle: Black Strap
  • Feet: Glides
  • Corners: Chrome Corners with Lip

 

Covering Material

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

Logo: Grille mounted, raised, chrome & black script
Weight: 58 lbs. (26.3 Kg)
Speaker

Effects: Reverb, Tremolo
~Watts: 40 or 70 (late models) Watts
Tubes

  • Pre amp: Normal: 7025 Vibrato: 7025, ½ 7025, Phase Inverter: 12AT7 (long tailed), Other: Reverb Driver: 12AT7 Reverb Recovery: ½ 7025 Tremolo: 12AX7 (photoresistor)
  • Power: 2 x 6L6GC

Bias: Fixed, adjustment pot (AA668?) or balance pot (AA1069)
Rectifier: 5U4GB, Some ’78 and ’79 models had a solid state rectifier.

Comments: * Some of the PRO RVB AA1069 Circuits (Silverface with the Mid control)came with a solid state rectifier. * Fender switched back to the blackface era cosmetics some time in 1980. Pro Reverbs produced between late 1980 and 1982 have a black control panel and silver sparkle grille cloth. * A Boost switch, master volume, and hum balance control was added before Pro Reverb was discontinued.

Pricing

Avg Model Year Price Avg Monthly Price Chart Avg Monthly Price
Year Qty Avg Price
1967 3 1,123
1968 31 1,011
1969 10 1,027
1970 3 885
1971 7 687
1972 11 710
1973 17 816
1974 16 743
1975 6 671
1976 17 655
1977 4 675
1978 26 575
1979 21 530
13 Years 172 755

NOTE: Trend is a linear fit to the weighted per-month average price. It only serves as an abstract notion of general direction of the data and is not to be considered a predictor of future vintage amplifier prices.
Month Qty Avg Price
2010-04 1 800
1 Months 1 800

One Response to “Fender Silverface Pro Reverb”

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  1. Comment by CatTones — July 18, 2012 at 9:52 am   Reply

    Just picked one up and Really Loving the Fender Reverb,   wanted a 60’s blackface but wasn’t in my Budget but neverless I’m very happy right now

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