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Specializing in Do-It-Yourself repair & maintenance of vintage Fender amplifiers

Blackface Mod Kit

 

Blackface Mod Kits

You’ve all heard the term “blackfacing”.  To put it simply, “blackfacing” means that you convert the circuit of a silverface Fender amp back to blackface specs.  These blackface specs were the designs used by Fender from 1963 – 1967, and are widely considered to be some of the best sounding amps ever made.

You will truly be amazed at how much better your silverface Fender will sound after completing the blackface mod.  It will have more depth, touch sensitivity, & a full, rich sound loaded with beautiful harmonic overtones. Read More…

Electrolytic Capacitors

 

Electrolytic Recap Kits

It is common practice for amp techs to replace all of the electrolytic capacitors in an amp every ten years or so.

These capacitors drift over time.  They can also dry up & malfunction (especially when left unused).  This can cause serious damage to your amplifier.  Good fresh filter caps help reduce hum and background noise.  They also keep your bottom end response tight… Read More…

 

Premium Silverface Overhaul Kits

These kits have everything you need to get your silverface Fender sounding and performing it’s best!

 

 

Orange Drop Signal Cap Upgrade

M150 series cap upgrade

Mallory M150 Signal Cap Upgrade

 

Signal Cap Upgrades

If you are looking to get the most out of your silverface Fender, it’s a good idea to upgrade the signal (coupling) caps throughout the circuit.

Doing this will greatly enhance the clarity, richness & sustain of your silverface amp.

 

 

 

Super Reverb AB763 layout

 

Schematics

We’re working on uploading our arsenal of Fender schematics & layout diagrams for free viewing & download in PDF format.  We started with the blackface & silverface amps.  We’ll be adding the tweed, blonde, & brown amps over the next several months.