Music Man Amps Discussion Forum: Music Man serial numbers demystified Music Man serial numbers demystified » » Music Man serial numbers demystified « » Author Message Username: ingo Registered: 07-2007 Posted on Tuesday, July 24, 2007 - 01:05 am: Hello, this is my first message in this great forum. New solid Black headstock logo. Limited run of 50 made for European market. Refinished in Lake Placid Blue faded to green. Treble pot 15th week of 1978. Metal Flake Brown with Rosewood. Body Mar 2003 day of month not recorded.
Black pg originally White pg. It is well used and has been refetted once. Neck and Body both dated 11 Jan 1978. Original Tort pg replaced with Black Ice pg. Ltd Ed Black with Gold Hardware.
Pre-Flea bridge with hollow saddles. Sunburst fore-runner to Honeyburst with Rosewood. Owner believes 1990 or 1991. Serial on bridge and not neck plate. Trans Teal with Flamed Maple.
Other info ready but one from the serial number, amp man and i check with case, amp: electric guitars and ernie ball music man. Purchased second hand in 1981. Less than 50 of this run were made. He signed instead simple serial number c001004 putting it was succeeded by the net? Described as around the 83 mark. Natural with Pau Ferro fretless.
Bridge set back towards end of body. Sunburst recorded on body the forerunner to Honeyburst. Sunburst named Honeyburst from 2002. Refinished Natural with Fretted Rosewood. One pot code dated 21st week of 1981. White pg repleaced with Clear.
As stated higher up the thread email Ernie Ball and they will tell you. My Stingray was purchased from the original owner circa 1979. I love it and still play it at home. However, a jack appears underneath body original body??? Because of a ten-year non-compete clause in the 1965 contract that sold the Fender companies to the , Leo Fender became a. It seems they kept the first two letters and possibly started the numbering with 0000 again.
Thanks, Steve, and all involved. Signed Chili Peppers especifically for the auction. To accurately date your Bass, the neck would have to be removed to observe the date stamps on both the neck heel and in the body pocket. Kevin almieda music man john petrucci signature black electric guitars basses. Ernie Ball doesn't appear on logo.
Inca Silver aged to Green with Maple. Non-original thumb rest above E string. New solid Black headstock logo. Walker approached about financial help in the founding. Perhaps a parts-Bass with an original white finish. Ltd Ed Black with Gold Hardware. It Slices, It Dices Our test Classic Sabre looks sharp.