Dating gibson les paul guitars
Verify these are indeed after market before tossing them.
KSDADDY and others know their stuff on this subject.
The first three digits represent the manufacturer, the next one or two represent the year, and the last two will be the week it was made.
It really looks like a B-25 but i think it could be older. thank you Before you replace those tuners, post some pics here.
Some original equipment tuners from that era may seem to be cheap by today's standards.
It really looks like a B-25 but i think it could be older. thank you My wife was given what looks like a B-25 from a family member who passed. It is ink stamped and begins with either a "Z" or a "2" then is followed with "2888" some spaces and then a "35".
There is some damage to the body that i want to get restored, I think the pick guard has been replaced and I know the tuners are a cheap replacement.Specific Model Info: Gibson Vintage Acoustic Archtop Model Information:.