Squier telecaster dating
Therefore, while helpful in determining a of production dates, a neck date is obviously not a precisely definitive reference.
Also overlap of serial numbers and dates come with regularity.
While there have been periods of dramatic change—such as the transition periods between the Leo Fender years and the CBS years or the transition between the CBS years and the current ownership—most models are generally feature-specific and do not change from year to year.
Serial numbers are also helpful in determining an instrument’s production year.
I was wondering, is there any way to date these guitars from the serial number?
I'm just curious (it's NOT going on Fleece Bay, it's just about my fave guitar - the guitar I keep coming back to, despite it being rather beaten up after all these years!
Neck-dating can be useful in determining the was produced, rather than the complete instrument.