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there used to be a link on the Fender website for amp dating from the serial numbers.
The Hot Rod De Ville is a modified version of the earlier Fender Blues De Ville from the Blues amplifier line, and has a higher level of gain in its preamplification signal.
Now if it’s a blackface amp, it’s a safe bet that 6 means 1966. This code can be found on the power transformer, output transformer, choke, and reverb transformer.
They are all usually within a few months of each other.
There are some easy ways to find out when your vintage Fender was manufactured.
First, to get a general idea,there’s the appearance/style of the amp.