Dating celestion speaker codes
That is one reason why both Mesa and Marshall insist on particular specs and magnet codes for their flavors of V30s.It's not that they tell Celestion to make them in the UK, but that they don't want the cheapened specs.I think the cheaper models(greenback/ vintage 30) made late in 2007 are Made in China, the upper end models are still made in England.I've seen some stickers on the side of the magnet that states "Made in China"._________________-Boogie Blackface 2 Channel Dual Recto Rev F /Recto cab.-Friedman BE100/Scumback M75(Traded a buttload of my stuff for this at GC, but it was worth it.)-Fender Vibroking.-'10 Gibson LP Goldtop.-'08 PRS Special 22.-Modulus Graphite Blacknife strat-tossed EMGs for a set of Florance voodoos.-'97 Gibson Joe Perry Blackburst with Sheptone Tributes.You may now see our list and photos of women who are in your area and meet your preferences.Again, please keep their identity a secret Click on the "Continue" button search with your zip/postal code.322 is Tungsol, 6104 is 1961, 4th week, and 1 is the shift code.Following is a list of manufacturers codes I've gleaned from a number of sources of the years.
Code formats were never completely standardized, but a little deciphering will generally yield the information of interest.
Only the Heritage, Blue/Gold, and Creambacks (plus some custom speakers for some amp companies) are still made in the UK, as far as I know.
I got this information from the Celestion rep directly.
I got this information from the Celestion rep directly. If the speaker specs is exactly the same, the location of manufacture won't matter much.
But Celestion did take measures to make the speakers cheaper to produce when moving them to China.