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The year of manufacture is determined the same way for the EG models.

Like the CE models the serial number is located on the neck plate on the back of the guitar.

After the year prefix, these models us a code digit of "9", indicating a set-neck model bass.

The serial number will be located on the back of the headstock.

All cabinet serial numbers begin with the code "SPK" and are followed by the two digit year prefix.

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In 1976, the cursive logo (right, 2nd from top) began appearing on the amplifier control panel on some models (the first was the VTR2800).

The plain block logo (not pictured) appeared on the control panel of other models.

As with other Carvin gear, the first, and most obvious, detail to look at is the logo on the amp itself.

The earliest Carvin amps had the same logo as was found on guitars, basses and other instruments, shown at left.