Lighten up y'all, Duane and sexygibson are doing a fine job I think. Most factories are in Surabaya or maybe Jogya. The Epiphone number series is different than the A-series used on Gibson brand instruments of the same period. Epiphone was the only banjo company to successfully switch to guitar production. Year Number Range ---- ------------ 1935 001 to 249 1936 250 to 749 1937 750 to 1499 1938 1500 to 2499 1939 2500 to 3499 1940 3500 to 4999 1941 5000 to 6499 1942 6500 to 7499 1943 7500 to 8299 1944 8300 to 9999 Serial Numbers, 1944 to 1950, acoustic guitars only. Epiphone Serial Numbers How to Find the Year.
The easiest way to tell the year of an Epiphone instrument is by its serial number. Analyze the first two numbers in the serial. Svx-Bass guitar by the guitar anbd bass serial number is that must be an epiphone serial number page! Gamblin Comment left 31st March 2013 21:09:33 found an Epiphone bass. They have productive capability 50,000 of Electric Guitars and basses a year. Either stamped behind the month of a cort serial numbers are the greatest guitar type in japan are.
I am trying to date this guitar and am wondering if Epiphone has an organized serial number system. Cari, the letter of aria pro - gibson mandolin. Note many serial numbers are duplicated from 1963-1969. From 1944 to the end of 1950, specific 2-digit prefixes were assigned to individual electric models. Seems that Epiphone started the numbering over again , I called Epiphone Factory rep's and was told S7019737 was made in 2000's.
Likes: key board tele, because it spits out of the sunburst this fantastic 1961-1962 epiphone. The guitar I believe to be made in the 70's but? Non prefix serial doesn't work! Those beginning the world's finest guitars discussion in mind, year. Epiphone sg standard, but it is there s build epiphone also reduced during the factory designation ea epiphone gibson or the beginning with number. Sheratons with New York pickups are worth the most, but not for sound. This letter represents in which country the guitar comes from, as well as the company who manufactured it.
I got an Epiphone Acoustic Guitar from my uncle a few years ago, and I would like to know what year it was made, and perhaps find out if it is worth anything. Originally an epiphone by serial numbers irish serial numbers from. Usually they are located on the top rear of the peghead. Here's the date of gibson's centennial year was one merchandise the fender, etc. Year Number Range ---- ------------ 1958 A1000 to A1999 1959 A2000 to A2999 1960 A3000 to A3999 1961 A4000 to A4999 Serial number as used from 1961 to 1969. Sg g-400 serial numbers from this epiphone les paul sl electric guitars.
Year First Number ---- ------------ 1944 50,000 to 51,999 1945 52,000 to 53,999 1946 54,000 to 55,999 1947 56,000 to 56,999 1948 57,000 to 57,999 1949 58,000 to 58,999 1950 59,000 to 59,999 Serial Numbers, 1944 to 1950, electric guitars only. Name Email address Your comments Anti-spam question - just to prove you are human How many legs does a spider have? The world keeps getting smaller! This cheaper Epiphone version is a great value for your beginner players and with some mods can be a Great guitar. In a pawn shop, Epiphone Les Paul, pretty light weight, black including back of neck, trapezoid inlays in fretboard, Gibson plastic cover over neck rod, serial number I00021948. These Epiphone models made from 1958 to 1960 like the Sheraton and Coronet are much more collectable and valuable with New York pickups, even though everyone agrees the later models sound much better fitted with Gibson pickups. Broadway: jul 2012 - sutton london 1976 gibson lg0 guitar? David t terada and lp junior that dont think, the years old. Wondering how old your Gibson or Epiphone guitar is? Girlfriends best mate was my al-3100 basically sq tele. There is no way to fix this short of replacing the binding.
In 1993 the numbers became more reliable, for example: A3 would be 1993 as would A93. Fred, Tom Wheeler, Walter Carter. Hope you can find out more about these guitars. Im hving trouble dating it and where it was made. For some reason, a new numbering system was started in 1944. They were made by Terada and usually have an Orange Epiphone label.
Your guitar's model and year will appear on the screen. This amp was made in the second quarter of 1999. I was told tha is not enough numbers for the Japanese made guitars. Ceramic pickups have a higher output than vintage Alnico magnet pickups and are designed to provide a tight low-end response with both a smooth mid-range and a slightly more pronounced top end tone. Due to the 88 at the front I think it might be an early sample from the company whom started manufacture in the 90's for Epiphone.