Dating fender strat guitars
I believe the first Tribute Strat is JC044 and the last JC229. Stevie's guitar is one of the most easily identifiable, famous guitars in history, and folks other than Fender have made dozens of replicas of Number One at prices from several hundred to five thousand dollars.He mentioned to me that Jimmie was getting three of the guitars. Replicas of Stevie's Hamiltone have sold for up to 00, I'm told.In November 2003, Fender announced that 100 guitars would be made, priced at ,000 each, all made by John Cruz.The guitar debuted at the winter NAMM show January 15-18, 2004.BY CHANCE AND OVER THE NET, I MET THIS INCREDIBLE JAPANESE GENTLEMAN FROM TOKYO, JAPAN NAME SOMARA SEN.
AND MOST OF WHAT'S UNDER THE HOOD WAS MANUFACTURED IN JAPAN BY JAPANESE CRAFTSMAN. Back in the 80's when the CBS company contracted Fugi Gen Gakki to manufacture new FENDER guitars along with Squires..
Usually, the production date is stamped or written is on the heel of the neck.
To read this it is necessary to unscrew the neck from the body.
how did it come about that they usedwhat is called the Fender System One Bridge made by Schaller in Germany...
I don't understand how that came about, maybe you do....