ADVERTS

1963 - 1965

August 1963

Vox advert for the Foundation Bass cab, Beat Instrumental magazine, August 1963

"EIGHTEEN INCH FOUNDATION BASS. The trend is towards full round string bass tone.VOX has created this attractive rugged bass amplifier featuring an 18" heavy duty loudspeaker to give the true big bass sound. Separate amplifier cabinet provides a total output of 50 watts undistorted.

November 1963

Vox advert for the Foundation Bass cab, Beat Instrumental magazine, November 1963

February 1964 - Dave Clark Five advert

Vox advert for the AC50 amplifier, February 1964

"For a demonstration of Vox Sound Equipment, see the Dave Clark Five at the Royal, Tottenham"

The Dave Clark Five were resident at the Royal from 17/01/64 to 23/02/64.

February / March 1964

Vox advert for the AC50 amplifier, February 1964

"50 watts output, 2 inputs, volume, treble and bass controls. 8 to 15 ohms. For groups requiring extra power. Supplied independently, it can be coupled with loudspeakers T.60, Super Twin, Foundation Bass - or to order. Measurements 19" x 11" x 7 1/2"."

August / September 1964

Vox advert for the AC50 amplifier, autumn 1964

"A.C.50 SUPER-TWIN. A new 50 watt model with built in 'glass shattering' treble and full, deep tone bass. Speaker cabinet houses two 12" loudspeakers and one special metal top frequency horn. Dimensions 33" x 23" x 11 1/2". Amplifier section: four inputs, separate volume and tone controls, dimensions - 19" x 11" x 7 1/2"."

Note that the speaker cabinet is the new large box type, but the amplifier described is still the four input (diamond input) small box amp.

A.C.50. 50 watts output, 4 inputs, volume, treble and bass controls. 8 to 15 ohms. For groups requiring extra power. Supplied independently, it can be coupled with loudspeakers T.60, Super Twin, Foundation Bass - or to order. Measurements 19" x 11" x 7 1/2".

TWIN CHANNEL AMPS - late 1964 and on.

Late 1964 - "Vox Precision in Sound" news bulletin

Vox advert for the new twin channel AC50 amplifier, later 1964

"A.C.50 SUPER-TWIN. A new 50 watt model with built in 'glass shattering' treble and full, deep tone bass. Two channels (bass and treble) each with two inputs. Two 12" loudspeakers and a high frequence pressure horn with cross-over network in separate case. Combination swivel and rigid stands available. Amplifier section available separately. 21 1/2" x 10" x 11" and 33" x 22" x 11 1/2"."

Note that the dimensions of the amp indicate it is of the large box type, even though a small box amp is illustrated. The speaker cab is reckoned to be 1" less high than in the previous advert.

EIGHTEEN INCH FOUNDATION BASS. This new Vox model features an heavy duty 18" speaker to give the big bass sound. The trend is towards the full round string bass tone. Vox leads the way with this true quality bass model. In two sections. Loudspeaker cabinet 26" x 22" x 16". Separate amplifier cabinet 21 1/2" x 10" x 11". With two inputs. Total output 50 watts. Combination swivel and rigid stands available.

Late 1964 / early 1965 - American catalogue

Vox advert for the new twin channel AC50 amplifier, late 1964

The trend is towards the full round string bass tone. VOX leads the way with this true quality bass model. 18" heavy duty loudspeaker gives the big bass sound. In two sections: oudspeaker cabinet 26" x 22" x 16", separate amplifier cabinet 21 1/2" x 10" x 11". With two inputs. Total output 100 watts peak. Supplied complete with waterproof covers. Chromium trolley stand - optional extra.

to be extended