Digit Serial Numbers. 01 Last two digits indicate the guitar's position in that day's production sequence. The two oldest verified serial numbers are and Record keeping in the early days was spotty and it's uncertain which guitar is actually the first one, but these two were built within the first few months of Taylor Guitars production.
If you have a serial number that has 9 digits, then your guitar was built during this time. An example of a serial number from this period: >> This number tells us that the guitar was the 4th guitar built on April 6, and is a series ugonovnet.info: Nate.
28 rows · To help answer that question, Taylor Guitars has published a serial number guide that . Here’s how it breaks down: YEAR (4TH DIGIT) PROD. Accordingly, the serial number for the first guitar built in the Tecate factory on November 2, is From until the end of , each Taylor guitar featured a nine-digit serial number that precisely pinpoints when work was begun on that ugonovnet.info: Taylor Guitars.
A Guide To Taylor Acoustic Guitar Model Numbers. String Guitars The middle number will be 5 or 6: ce = a softwood (spruce) top ce = a hardwood (mahogany) top The third digit identifies the body shape according to this numbering system: 0 = Dreadnought (e.g., ce) 2 = Grand Concert (e.g., ce) 4 = Grand Auditorium (e.g., Author: Taylor Guitars.
Starting in and up until , finding the year of a Taylor is as easy as looking at the first digits of the serial number. For guitars from made prior to , you'll find a 9-digit serial with first two digits denoting the year. For example, a 9-digit Taylor serial starting with '96' indicates a guitar made in Author: Dan Orkin.