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But once again, due to Fender`s modular production methods and often non-sequential serial numbering (usually overlapping two to four years from the early days of Fender to the mid-1980s), dating by serial number is not always precisely definitive.The chart below details Fender serial number schemes used from 1950 to 1964.MZ - M = Mexico, Z = 2000's, the first number following the serial number prefix is the year.For example: - V = Saehan(Sunghan), S was already taken by Samick so Saehan(Sunghan) used V instead (Saehan(Sunghan) made the Vester guitars), N = Nineties (1990s), the first number following the prefix is the year.
Most specifications for a given Fender instrument model change little (if at all) throughout the lifetime of the model.
The chart below details Fender serial number schemes used from 1965 to 1976.
The charts below detail the most common Fender serial number schemes from 1976 to the present.
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MN - M = Mexico, N = Nineties (1990s), the first number following the serial number prefix is the year.