Anyway, who needs Guitardater to date an Epiphone when we have this thread? Up until now I have my eye on two guitars and I would like to know if they are legit since the Guitar Dater can't recognize either. Music is the electrical soil in which the spirit lives, thinks and invents." Ludwig von Beethoven " There's nothing remarkable about it.I havent even really used Guitardater since this thread went up. S#1: 311552845 S#2: 311560242 Also, if you can, give me a brief explanation on how to differentiate a legit epiphone standard from counterfeits. I recently purchased an Epi (I just like the axes for the price and quality), but guitar dater didnt find anything on the serial. There you go: Serial# 1104210476 From experience, I suppose it was manufactured in April 2011 (1104), am I correct? All one has to do is hit the right keys at the right time and the instrument plays itself.' Johann Sebastian Bach " Playing scales is like a boxer skipping rope or a punching bag.
Sung Eum Factory Example serial number E9052345 E=Sung Eum 9=1999 05= May So 01=Jan 12=Dec 2345= 2345th guitar built for that month Korean Built Ibanez Cort Factory Acoustics and Electrics start with C eg C03071234 C=Factory 03=2003 07=July 1234=1234th guitar built for that month Saehan Factory: acoustics start with SQ, electrics start with S Sae-In Factory starts with A These other factories follow the same serial number pattern as the Cort Korean factory.Indonesian Made Ibanez These guitars start with the following I=Cort Indonesia factory K=KWO factory J=Sejung factory The example serial number is K031034335 K=KWO 03=2003 10=Oct.This Module has been updated to work with the newer serial number formats.Well gang here it is the ultimate list on serial numbers from today to yesterday.Note: Custom shop guitars are not supported The Gibson Serial Number Decoder currently supports 6 formats from 4 Factories.
Guitardater doesn't recognize the serial# system Epiphone is using since mid 2008 ! Chinese made guitars with F 31xxxx like the "1959" model or the 1960/2010 tribute models don't work either, or are falsely rated as Fuji Gen, Japan made instuments. of your 1993 or most later models Epiphone either: 1.Lt Commander Roadster please fill in the missing blanks here If you have anything else please put it here so we can keep a uniform thread to be used by all as good reference guide.2005-Current- Gibson USA goes to a 9 digit serial number in early July 2005.RRRR = ranking number Example - R03D0263 was made in April 2003 at the Peerless Korea factory, unit 0263.Epiphone Elite/Elitist models FYSSSS F = factory code (this code will be an "F" or "T") Y = year of manufacture (2 = 2002, 3 = 2003, etc.) SSSS = sequential ranking number Example - T41234 is a 2004 Elitist model made at the Terada factory, production rank 1234th unit.Green, 2015 Red Flamed G&L Ascari GTS, 2016 Lake Placid Blue Fender Standard Telecaster, 2016 Gibson T LP Studio Faded Fireburst, 1985 George Washburn Dreadnought, 2014 Washburn WD10 SCE Acoustic/Electric, 2005 Ibanez Trans-Blue Burst GSR200 FM Bass Gibson les Paul supreme Gibson les Paul Bfg Gary Moore Gibson les Paul studio plus Fender John Mayer shoreline gold Fender strat standard Godin kingpin 5th avenue Prs mcarty 25th anniversary Plus a stack of other stuff Live love laugh Well, without you providing any info at all, that is impossible. It seems that they have lost interest in the project. Music Consultant, Songwriter........................................ - THE MENSA PRETZEL LOGIC PROJECT - .............................. " It occured to me by intuition, and music was the driving force behind that intuition.