INTRODUCTION

The arrival of Vox solid state amps - news from Beat Instrumental magazine, 1966-1967

Pre-Production amps

The Vox / Burndept Works, West Street, Erith

Standard Production - Retail!

1967 Retail Price List (flip page)

Random Remarks on Vox solid state amps

Covers on Vox solid state amps

Beacon: Journal of the Royston Group of Companies. Feature on Vox / JMI.

Product brochure (following Queen's Award for Industry, 1967).

Vox adverts for the solid state line in Beat Instrumental magazine, part 1

Schematics

Date codes of components used in the Vox solid state line



VOX SUPREME AMPS

Early Supremes (first generation) - Mk 1 schematic - serial numbers: 1001 - c. 1200.

Supreme serial number 1058.

Supreme serial number 1065.

Supreme serial number 1087.

Supreme serial number 1094.

Supreme serial number 1121.

Early Supremes (second generation) - still Mk 1 schematic - serial numbers: c. 1200 - 1600.

Supreme serial number 1258.

Mid period Supremes (third generation) - Mk 2 schematic - VOX SOUND EQUIPMENT LTD: serial numbers: 2000 - c. 2300.

Supreme serial number 2231.

Later Supremes (fourth generation) - Mk 3 schematic - VOX SOUND LTD.

Bands with Supremes

The Rolling Stones's European tour, Spring 1967



BUILT-IN EFFECTS - Tremolo, MRB and Distortion

Effects



VOX SUPREME AND COMPANION CABS

Cabs

A VSEL Supreme cab with alnico speakers, 1968.

Supreme cab wiring schematic.

Covers for amps and cabs

Goodmans speakers



VOX TRAVELLER

Vox Travellers (JMI and VSEL)



VOX VIRTUOSO

Vox Virtuosos (JMI only)



VOX CONQUEROR AMPS AND CABS

Early Vox (JMI) Conqueror amps and cabs - Mk 1 schematic - serial numbers: 1001 - c. 1200.

Later Vox (JMI) Conqueror amps and cabs - Mk 1 schematic - serial numbers: 1001 - c. 1200.

Late Vox Conqueror amps and cabs (VSEL and VSL)- Mk 2 and 3 schematic - serial numbers: 1001 - c. 1200.

Conqueror cabs.



VOX DEFIANT AMPS AND CABS

A pre-production Defiant

The price of Defiant amps in the 1960s and early 1970s.

Early JMI Defiant amps and cabs - Mk 1 schematic - serial numbers: 1001 - c. 1200.

JMI Defiant serial number 1031.

Later JMI Defiant amps and cabs - Mk 1 schematic - serial numbers: 1200 - c. 1600.

Later Vox Defiant amps and cabs (VSEL and VSL) - serial numbers: 2000 - c. 2900.

The sound of Defiants.



VOX DYNAMIC BASS AMPS

Vox Dynamic Bass amps and cabs - serial numbers: 1001 - c. 1300 (JMI).

Later Vox Dynamic Bass amps and cabs - serial numbers: 2001 - c. 2300 (VSEL and VSL).



VOX FOUNDATION BASS AMPS

JMI Foundation Bass amps and cabs - serial numbers: c. 1001 - 1600.

Foundation Bass amps and cabs - serial numbers: c. 2001 - 2340 (VSEL).

Later Foundation Bass amps and cabs - serial numbers: c. 2340 - 2900 (VSL).

Vox Foundation Bass cabs.



VOX SUPER FOUNDATION BASS AMPS

Early Vox Super Foundation Bass amps- Mk 1 schematic - serial numbers: 1001 - c. 1200.

An early Vox Super Foundation Bass amp - no serial number.

Vox Super Foundation Bass amp serial number 1046.

Vox Super Foundation Bass amp serial number 1090.

VSEL Super Foundation Bass amps - serial numbers: 2001 - c. 2300.

VSL Super Foundation Bass amps - serial numbers: 2300 - c. 2700.

Super Foundation Bass cabs.



OTHER

Components

Transistors

Gyrotone I, II, III and IV cabinets

Schematics



VOX SOUND LTD

"Specials" - Compact 100 and Slave Driver amps.

"Multi-link cabinets" - 4 x 12" and 2x12" + 2x15".

Public Address Amplifiers.

Melody Maker ad. from the early 1971.

The Vox V100 valve amplifier (early 1970s).