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Dating epiphone bass guitar

If a simplified version of this thread was stickied, would it be like the introduction topic.

If a band plays Gibson-style guitars, they’re most likely to be slinging Epis.

Guitardater doesn't recognize the serial# system Epiphone is using since mid 2008 ! Chinese made guitars with F 31xxxx like the "1959" model or the 1960/2010 tribute models don't work either, or are falsely rated as Fuji Gen, Japan made instuments. of your 1993 or most later models Epiphone either: 1.

Use the "keys" and factory letter/number identifiers below -- note that for guitars made prior to 1993, the serial # assigned does not reveal the date or factory where made -- or you can, 2.

____ (Indonesia) T Terada Gakki Seisakusyo (Japan) U Unsung (Korea) UC Unsung China (China) Z Zaozhuang Saehan (China) FACTORY NUMBER CODES -- for some models starting in 2008, if serial # begins w/numbers [NOTE: The factories identified by these codes are based on patterns which forum members have observed.