The vc squier company manufactured strings for violins, banjos, and guitarsit was established in 1890 by victor carroll squier in battle creek, michiganin 1965, the company was acquired by fenderby 1975, squier became defunct as a manufacturer and a brand name for strings, as fender opted to market its strings under the fender brand name.
Dating your korean-made fender/squier instrument from fendercom although fender began producing fender and squier instruments in korea in 1988, its digital records only go back to mid-1993, with little if any information available on serial numbering from 1988 through 1992. Fender instruments serial number dating guide posted on may 18, 2010 by zookeeper when was my fender instrument made it’s a common question we get at the music zoo if you have a fender in your hands, you can use this guide to precisely date your fender instrument all the way back to 1950 korean-made fender/squier guitars (dating.
Product dating find out exactly when your instrument or amplifier was manufactured. Just picked up a squire at a pawn shop today and needed some help dating it its a squire stratocaster made in korea serial # is vn250xxx i was guessing a 1992 or so but can't find a website for korean made squires. Product registration to assist us in better serving our customers, please take a minute to register your fender products. The sound of young america: cultural impact of the motown sound – the “motown sound” has left an indelible mark on the fabric of american culturethis course is a study of the musical style originated by tamla/motown records, under the visionary leadership of founder/president berry gordy, and all the key writers, producers, and executives who gave birth to a cultural phenomenon.
Hi guys, this is my fisrt post to this site i'm a 37 year old bedroom plank spanker (ooer misses etc) from the uk i own quite a few guitars (9 i think), but on inparticular is a favourite of mine: an old korean squier strat that i picked up around 1992. 1997 korean made black squier pro tone stratocaster guitar body was originally an hss setup guitar neck and body are both stamped october 1997. The most important thing to keep in mind when dating a fender is the highly modular nature of the designs like henry ford, part of leo fender's genius was in optimizing the company's production efficiency.
Dating your us made fender stringed instrument for the majority of fender's us instrument production history, production dates have been applied to various components most notably, production dates have been penciled or stamped on the butt end of the heel of the neck of most guitars and basses.