Also, the Indonesian factory did not use serials from it's opening in 1992 until around 2000.
However, there were also some Korean Artist Series Strats made around 1995-1996 with no serial numbers, and many Korean-made Japanese Market models had no serial numbers as well. It is commonly found on Mastercaster Series models, among others.
Speaking of strange intertwinements of time and places, my best friend in High School that I also played in a band with, was Clarke Kawakami.
I had not heard from him in thirty years, when he tracked me down through the Willcutt Guitars website.
Epiphone Serial Numbers General Epiphone serial number information.
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These serial numbers are easily recognized as a white sticker with a black border, usually found on the back of the headstock or the heel of the neck.
Removing the neck should not be undertaken lightly and if the neck is not a bolt on – then please don’t try this at home.The neck pocket like this Michael Kinal guitar body.Scenario 2 – the date is hidden inside a serial number Assuming you cannot find a date on the guitar, the next step if to find a serial number. It must be noted that not all serial numbers have meaning but in many cases the serial number includes date of manufacture and other information. Once you have found the serial number it is simply a matter of referring to a resource to decode the number/letters.One of the most innovative, and perhaps artistic guitar companies today is Breedlove Guitars.As with many of the present day luthier based companies, their story takes many directions until they finally find themselves and leave a lasting legacy.