Similarly for those seeking a pre CNC machine Paul Reed Smith you want to find one made before 1995.
Finding the definitive date or year of manufacture is not always going to be possible but this guide will give you a few tips to help you narrow it down.
YYMMDDNN(N) YY is the year MM is the Month DD is the Day NN is the NNth guitar made that day.
So 01020345 would be the 45th guitar made on 3rd of February 2001.
The Guitar Dater Project aims to provide you with the information hidden in your Guitars' Serial number in plain English.
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