Dating fender amps by serial number part v
...it's that nobody there in America seems to have the information you might be seeking. It's the same case like my the G100T in hardwood case where the sticker on the chassis of my amp says: Model 165 S/N XXXXXX.
You can import it from Prague, the Czech republic, Europe! I tried to find answer to this question for a few years.
Neck-dating can be useful in determining the was produced, rather than the complete instrument.
Given the modular nature of Fender production techniques, an individual neck may have been produced in a given year, then stored for a period of time before being paired with a body to create a complete guitar, perhaps, for example, in the following year.
The chart below details Fender serial number schemes used from 1965 to 1976.
The charts below detail the most common Fender serial number schemes from 1976 to the present.
Therefore, while helpful in determining a of production dates, a neck date is obviously not a precisely definitive reference.
Most specifications for a given Fender instrument model change little (if at all) throughout the lifetime of the model.
the Acoustic 112GW = MODEL 464 - (Wood, Open Back) .
Once again, there is quite a bit of overlap in numbers and years.
The only way to try to narrow the date range of your specific instrument is to remove the neck and check the butt end of the neck heel for a production date, which may be stamped or written there (if you`re uncomfortable doing this yourself, please refer to an experienced professional guitar tech in your area).
Consequently, some 1990 guitars bear 1999 "N9" serial numbers."Z"-prefix serial numbers denoting the new millennium appeared on U. As always, there is typically some number prefix overlap and carryover from year to year.
I would like to help you with a cross-reference of the MODEL NUMBERS of your an Acoustic amplifiers you might have.