Dating yamaha acoustics
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If your serial number looks nothing like this 2 letter, 5 number format, check out the other systems used below, your guitar might fit with one of these.There is a different system for electric guitars and bases.These were just sequential serial numbers from 001 up to 1042. The fourth and fifth numbers represent the day of the month. Because there is only 1 number representing the year, there are possible duplicates using this system.This information is usually found inside the sound hole of your guitar.Yamaha’s serial number system is one of the more complicated ones I have come across – so it’s a little bit involved.
Here’s the system that Yamaha uses for their acoustic guitar serial numbers and what those numbers can tell you about your guitar.