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Introduce Grand Concert body style (the earliest Grand Concert we know of is #2744); for the first time, Bob and Kurt represent their own guitars at the NAMM show.Latest model "on record" to have a label hand-signed by Bob Taylor is #2733.To enable you to purchase the correct parts for your machine you will need to know the Part reference numbers.US are dating their partners longer before getting engaged.Guitar #20168 is the first Taylor made from East Indian rosewood; guitar #20179 is the latest Taylor "on record" to have the mortise neck joint (by the time we made #20229, we were not using mortise neck joints); Kurt hits the road to sell direct to dealers.Still finishing up and selling off guitars started in 1979, before we let our employees go for the second time; sold some guitars to Musician's Supply, and finally paid off a five-year-old bill for wood we'd purchased from Martin.The creation of The idea of scientifiy dating the shroud had first been proposed in the.
To enable you to purchase the correct parts for your machine you will need to know the Part reference numbers.
Takamine at Thomann - Europe's bgest music shop Steel String Guitars, Classical Guitars, Acoustic and Semi-Acoustic Basses and Pickups.
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Our numbering system was a little less sophisticated in the early days, and we didn't adhere to an actual production "schedule" until 1987.
If your serial number is near the tail-end of a particular year's sequence (pre-1987), your guitar might have been made very late that year, or very early the following year.