The main differences from the 808 were a few resistors in the output section (presumably to make the pedal mate better with transistor amps), different pots (design, not value) and op-amp.
A small number of TS-9s had the JRC4558D, but most were shipped with either the JRC2043DD or the TA75558P. TS-10 Tube Screamer Classic: This one took a while.
Based in Nagoya, Aichi, Japan, Hoshino Gakki were one of the first Japanese musical instrument companies to gain a significant foothold in import guitar sales in the United States and Europe, as well as the first brand of guitars to mass-produce the seven-string guitar and eight-string guitar.
Ibanez manufactures effects, accessories, amps, and instruments in Japan, China, Indonesia and in the USA (at a Los Angeles-based custom shop).
I have a Vox Panther bass that I want to sell and I am trying to determine its value. Jim, Parkersburg, WV, USA (Sorry, I could not get the pics uploaded) Vox over years has had three plants, the main one being in the UK.
It has a serial number of 283638 but I read somewhere that serial numbers were randomly assigned. The guitar market went crazy with the Beatles,the Stones and many more. A new plant was opened in Italy in the mid 1960's then a plant in Japan in the early 1980's.
An Ibanez serial number can tell you two things, year of manufacture and factory [or country] of manufacture.