Note: A new Japanese vendor was enlisted in 2010 to help meet demand for the Geddy Lee and Marcus Miller Jazz Bass models.A: The serial number of your guitar will begin with one of the above lettering sequences.
Many also have penciled neck dates () you can only see when the neck is removed from the body of the guitar. acronym for "Squier" These models were made by a different division of Fender and bear the Squier logo and not the Fender logo.
These models have the serial numbering and markings in the same location as Fender JV guitars, and were made only during the years 1983 to 1984. acronym for "MADE IN JAPAN" These models spanned the years from 1984 to 1997.
This information on the history of the Jaguar and the Jazzmaster is collected from many sources – most from the
Serial numbers are also helpful in determining an instrument’s production year.
but any film I have seen from the custom shop, their workshops are filled with lots of necks and parts, already produced. But you are on my list, if I ever want to sell the Jag... Regarding the difference of dates , ZZ Doc might be right.