Dating fender stratocaster serial number dating in reading uk

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If you have one enjoy it, they are ok amps when they work!

WD offers many more Strat pickguards than shown here.

Only way to get the actual manufacture date for these newer amps is to contact Fender support and ask them about that serial number.

It therefore appears as though the the S in ICS is only an indication as to whether it is a Factory Special Run or FSR guitar (manufactured by Cor-Tek in Indonesia). The reason they need to do this is because FMIC and the international Fender/Squier distributors have different warranties and totally separate support systems including service centers.

First four digits are paired up, 09 is the model number for the Stratocaster, and 00 is the neck configuration, in his case a fretted Maple neck with a Rosewood fingerboard. 38 is the week, 9 stands for the year, 1979, and 3 is the day of the week, which is Wednesday.

The '*' represents a middle digit that is either an 'X', a '-' or something that resembles a '1/2' or '1/4' fraction.

MADE FENDER STRINGED INSTRUMENT For the majority of Fender's U. instrument production history, production dates have been applied to various components.

While this neck dating is useful in roughly determining the age of a guitar, it is certainly not definitive.

It therefore appears as though the the S in ICS is only an indication as to whether it is a Factory Special Run or FSR guitar (manufactured by Cor-Tek in Indonesia). The reason they need to do this is because FMIC and the international Fender/Squier distributors have different warranties and totally separate support systems including service centers.First four digits are paired up, 09 is the model number for the Stratocaster, and 00 is the neck configuration, in his case a fretted Maple neck with a Rosewood fingerboard. 38 is the week, 9 stands for the year, 1979, and 3 is the day of the week, which is Wednesday.The '*' represents a middle digit that is either an 'X', a '-' or something that resembles a '1/2' or '1/4' fraction. MADE FENDER STRINGED INSTRUMENT For the majority of Fender's U. instrument production history, production dates have been applied to various components.While this neck dating is useful in roughly determining the age of a guitar, it is certainly not definitive.So, you can't afford that '54 Strat, or that '64, or even that '74 for that matter.