Dating takamine guitars
The back is a sonatex composite, looks like Ovationbut not rounded and actually differs by material from Ovation. It\'s not a plastic but a highly pressed wood with textile especially manufactured in USA for Takamine. For example, serial number 07100091 indicates a guitar built in 2007 (07), in October of that year (10), and that it was the 91st guitar made that month (0091).Similarly, serial number 09050112 indicates the 112th guitar made during May 2009.
This applies for overseas models from 2013 For Example; Serial Number:#51010999.The timeline here outlines that remarkable evolution.Japanese-built Takamine Pro Series guitars can be reliably dated from the eight-digit serial numbers typically found at the neck block inside the instruments.Further, each Takamine guitar embodies the elegant aesthetics and masterful precision that only comes from decades of devotion to the craft of luthiery.View More Delivering pure Takamine™ quality and performance at accessible prices, the G Series offers a wide range of guitars for players in all musical genres.