Vox dating serial number

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Rickenbacker serial numbers have been issued in a number of formats.To the right and below, you will find some images that will hopefully help you to locate the complete serial number on your instrument.In these eight-digit numbers, the first two digits signify the number of years since Takamine’s establishment in 1962.The following two digits denote the month, and the remaining four digits denote the instrument’s sequential number of manufacture among all the instruments made during the month indicated.If the guitar has been altered, it can depreciate the value of the guitar tremendously.If you are having trouble finding the date of the guitar you are researching, try emailing the manufacturer and see if they can help date the instrument.

If you want to know what Vox is up to nowadays, check out the Vox Amps site.The remaining four digits denote the instrument’s sequential number of manufacture among all the instruments made during the month indicated.For example, serial number 07100091 indicates a guitar built in 2007 (07), in October of that year (10), and that it was the 91st guitar made that month (0091).A hollowbody short-scale bass with a bolt-on neck and a silhouette that referenced the Gibson ES-175 or ES-125C (with two f-holes and a Florentine cutaway), the Saturn IV had Vox’s paddle-shaped headstock atop a super-slim laminated bolt-on maple neck with binding and a 21-fret rosewood fingerboard (with zero fret) measuring 1/2” and it had single-ply binding front and back, as well as bound f-holes.The single-coil pickup had non-adjustable polepieces. And though this example is missing its three-ply (white/black/white) pickguard, its Tone knob, and the silver insert on its Volume knob, its bridge still has the snap-on cover.While dating your electric guitar or acoustic guitar can be tricky, the places listed below should give you an idea of the date for your vintage guitar through its serial number.

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