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Please note that fender serial numbers tend to overlap by at least a year, and thereby the date of your guitar can only be approximated.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. There is no indication of year in this configuration–just “sometime between ’86 and ’89. Made in Japan, 1997-: #-letter-letter-####, like so: 8FJ0013. Made in Japan, 1988: Letter-letter-letter-letter-###, like so: SMQI123. The letter at the beginning represents the month, so J would be March (see chart above). Custom Shop, Made in Japan, 1991-1996: Letter-letter-###-letter, like so: HP213J. 111 is the unit number; and the final letter is an internal code. During 1999, they starting the count each month at 200 rather than 500. Tenryu/Wada Factory, Made in Japan, 1946-1968: #####. The number following the letter is the year, in this case . Using the charts, we see that H=1991 and P=September. Custom Shop, Made in Japan, 2004-: Letter-letter-letter-###-letter, like so: QLY111C. Yamaha Music Craft, Made in Japan, 1997-1999: Letter-letter-###-letter, like so: ON521J. (See previous entry for Yamaha Music Craft for more on the numbering.) Yamaha Music Craft, Made in Japan, 2001-: Letter-letter-letter-###-letter, like so: QIL123A. The next letter (3rd position) is the month; in this case M=June (see chart.) The final three numbers are the unit number. the letter (3rd position) is the month; March (see chart.) The final four numbers are the unit number; 13. The first letter is an internal code (both I and S were used).
The second and third numbers are the month; 09=September.
Example: hm02316 = the 316th unit made on June 2 of 1961, 1971, 1981, 1991, or 2001. If you still can’t figure it out, please see Yamaha contact info at the bottom of this page. Tenryu/Wada Factory, Made in Japan, 1969-1984: ######.