B-Stock Amps

Discussion in 'Amp Input - Normal or Bright' started by raf66, Sep 14, 2020.

  1. raf66

    raf66 Strat-Talker

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    I'm looking at possibly purchasing a '68 Princeton Reverb Limited in electric blue with the 1x10 Celestion Greenback from a private seller and was wondering what the small tag on the back that had a string of numbers preceded by a B- means. Does that mean it's a B-stock and if so, does that mean it may have a defect? I don't see any obvious defects from the handful of pics I've seen, but in the countless YT video reviews of PRRIs, I've never seen a tag on the back like this.

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  2. Cerb

    Cerb Anti conformist reformist

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    I don't know what the B means in this case but usually B-stock means that the item in question may show signs of wear. It could be a demo-ex or a returned item. B-stock does not mean broken and over here at least are under full warranty.
     
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    It does not at all mean B-stock, it's a serial number.....

    https://support.fender.com/hc/en-us/articles/212774766-How-can-I-find-out-how-old-my-amplifier-is-

    B is used for a year and for a month code.....
     
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  4. raf66

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    Thanks for the guidance on this.