Some of those include variables such as refinished bodies or necks, replaced parts, refrets, and overall condition of the guitar.Original and mint condition will catch the highest values for your instruments.If the guitar has been altered, it can depreciate the value of the guitar tremendously.If you are having trouble finding the date of the guitar you are researching, try emailing the manufacturer and see if they can help date the instrument.For a price quote on a custom order, fill out the custom order form on our website and submit to your nearest authorized dealer.Yes, except for 7-string models, all pickup routs are the same.
Many vintage guitar owners value guitar dating and guitar serial number data to date their electric and acoustic guitars.
and the workshop of origin, it is necessary to first identify the ‘era’ in which it was made. Since we were true to our times and rather ‘laid back’ about everything other than the guitars themselves, we do not have extensive detailed serial number archives for the early years.
However, since production numbers were so very small in those days, the math is not all that difficult!
This job has to be done by a professional repairperson to ensure the new parts are installed correctly.
Please note: You cannot send your guitar back to ESP to do this type of work.