Dating epiphone bass guitar serial number made in korea
A couple of months ago, I received a call from a friend who runs a drum shop in Southern Illinois.
He’d taken in a guitar on trade-a semi-hollow electric Epiphone was as much as he could tell me-and he needed help figuring out exactly what it was.
So please add your Tokai in the Registry because more information about these guitars is a benefit to us all.
Maybe it was an MIJ thinline, or even a 60s Casino, ala John Lennon. The guitar was delivered a few days later, and I ripped the box open like a kid on Christmas morning.The Tokai Dates & ID section contains the following: Come and join the crowd over at the Tokai Forums.Got a question about your Tokai or other Japanese made guitar?This means that the the serial numbers starting in 1994 ran consecutively on both the MIJ and the CIJ models while the MIJ logo was being phased out.Mid–1997 the CIJ logo was the only one used on Fender guitars coming out of Japan (with exception the Squire series).