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Scientific placement of the pick-ups gave more brilliant highs and smoother lows.

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Easy to identify this model from just the case: Used on models 1 pickup bass and 2 pickup bass. The predrilled holes had decorative inserts. Throughout the late s, the company produced amplifiers for Sears, Roebuck and Company and Montgomery Ward. Common colors include black, copper, royal blue, coral red, surf green.

From the above mentioned books and a couple other sources, I have tried my best to come up with a chronological order of models. Countless Professional Musicians had a Silvertone for their first electric, bass, or acoustic guitar.

Some Coral and later Danos used chrome plated steel. This was for new Coral models only. Bass and Guitarlin models.

90's Danelectro's

But for the most part you can date your Danelectro from the serial number. Known as the "U" model body. Single pickup model with a tear-drop shaped body, white to brown sunburst, 12 strings. Convertible Model The Convertible model came optinally as an electric or acoustic guitar.

Starting with the "U2" and "U3" models in2 pickup models used concentric type knobs. Amp in Case model 1 pickup. Smaller normal shaped pickguard, pointed concentric knobs. Then used a solid aluminum bar running from the peghead to the bridge for strength.

Amp in Case model 2 pickup. For instance, a "12" means it was made in the twelfth week of the year.

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The "Dane" series used a 4 knob configuration, even on 3 pickup models. All have Fender Jaquar body style longer bass horn. Bronze sunburst, 4 string model Crinkle burgundy finish, 3 point body shape. The Longhorn bass and Guitarlin also used pointer knobs on their concentric controls.

These knobs usually had chrome tops.

Danelectro Convertible, Shorthorn, Deluxe, Standard and Companion Models

In on official site [3] ,[ which? White with brown edging, dark walnut with white inlaid edging, or honey walnut with white inliad edging. Non-adjustable steel truss rod. Body shape a unique "bow tie" shape.

Tuners to Also the amp was 5 watts and had an 8" speaker. Much like a Fender Jaquar in shape with a double cutaway body with the bass horn being the longest.