'Member-owned' preCBS serial numbers.

Discussion in 'Pre-CBS Strats (before 1966)' started by Bazz Jass, Mar 31, 2020.

  1. GlennBirtwistle

    GlennBirtwistle Strat-Talk Member

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    L76856 - Glenn Birtwistle - 2MAR65B
     
  2. Bazz Jass

    Bazz Jass Chairman of the Fingerboard Silver Member

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    0255 – xke38 6-54 neck date and masking tape, no body date
    0570 - McPhaul 6-54 neck date and masking tape (6/14)
    11xx - ex-Mipstoo - 9-54 HT
    093xx - Shreve 3/56
    09059 - Bandmaster 3/56 XA
    11759 - Bandmaster 11/56
    -219xx - ex-Mipstoo - 9-57 HT
    158xx - bluejazzoid (well, it's my dad's) - 12-56 body / ?? neck
    29815 – xke38 5-57 body date, 8-58 neck date
    3059x - Bluebird_12 - 10/58
    37566 – xke38 5-59 body date, no neck date
    55940 – xke38 3-61 body and neck date
    624xx - ex-Mipstoo - 6-61
    69525 – xke38 11-61 neck date, no body date
    76690 - picapoyo 3-62 neck date
    78449 - Stratwranglers dads
    8164x - Bluebird_12 - 2JUN62B - (slab)
    899xx - weezergeezer
    95745- Fender753 - 2JAN63B
    964xx - Mipstoo - 2JAN63B
    L019xx - Mipstoo - 2APR63B
    L0351x - Rogier P - 2JUN63B
    L03731- Lankytwang- 2FEB63B
    L114xx - Mipstoo - 2OCT63B
    L12043 - ex-Bazz Jass
    L173xx - Michelotti
    L22718 - Bazz Jass - 2NOV63B
    L53049 - RedDog Steve ("Tone Guru")
    L76856 - Glenn Birtwistle - 2MAR65B
    L85388 - Crashbelt - 2MAR65B
    L908xx - ex-Mipstoo - 2JUL65B
     
  3. Michelotti

    Michelotti Strat-Talker Silver Member

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    0255 – xke38 6-54 neck date and masking tape, no body date
    0570 - McPhaul 6-54 neck date and masking tape (6/14)
    11xx - ex-Mipstoo - 9-54 HT
    093xx - Shreve 3/56
    09059 - Bandmaster 3/56 XA
    11759 - Bandmaster 11/56
    -219xx - ex-Mipstoo - 9-57 HT
    158xx - bluejazzoid (well, it's my dad's) - 12-56 body / ?? neck
    026099 - Jay Ralston ’58 Sunburst
    29815 – xke38 5-57 body date, 8-58 neck date
    3059x - Bluebird_12 - 10/58
    37566 – xke38 5-59 body date, no neck date
    55940 – xke38 3-61 body and neck date
    624xx - ex-Mipstoo - 6-61
    69525 – xke38 11-61 neck date, no body date
    76690 - picapoyo 3-62 neck date
    78449 - Stratwranglers dads
    8164x - Bluebird_12 - 2JUN62B - (slab)
    899xx - weezergeezer
    95745- Fender753 - 2JAN63B
    964xx - Mipstoo - 2JAN63B
    L019xx - Mipstoo - 2APR63B
    L0351x - Rogier P - 2JUN63B
    L03731- Lankytwang- 2FEB63B
    L114xx - Mipstoo - 2OCT63B
    L12043 - ex-Bazz Jass
    L173xx - Michelotti
    L22718 - Bazz Jass - 2NOV63B
    L53049 - RedDog Steve ("Tone Guru")
    L76856 - Glenn Birtwistle - 2MAR65B
    L85388 - Crashbelt - 2MAR65B
    L908xx - ex-Mipstoo - 2JUL65B
     
  4. Michelotti

    Michelotti Strat-Talker Silver Member

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    Hi Jason, good to salute a fellow member/owner :)
     
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  5. bossaddict

    bossaddict Strat-Talker

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    0255 – xke38 6-54 neck date and masking tape, no body date
    0570 - McPhaul 6-54 neck date and masking tape (6/14)
    11xx - ex-Mipstoo - 9-54 HT
    093xx - Shreve 3/56
    09059 - Bandmaster 3/56 XA
    11759 - Bandmaster 11/56
    -219xx - ex-Mipstoo - 9-57 HT
    158xx - bluejazzoid (well, it's my dad's) - 12-56 body / ?? neck
    026099 - Jay Ralston ’58 Sunburst
    29815 – xke38 5-57 body date, 8-58 neck date
    3059x - Bluebird_12 - 10/58
    37566 – xke38 5-59 body date, no neck date
    55940 – xke38 3-61 body and neck date
    624xx - ex-Mipstoo - 6-61
    69525 – xke38 11-61 neck date, no body date
    76690 - picapoyo 3-62 neck date
    78449 - Stratwranglers dads
    8164x - Bluebird_12 - 2JUN62B - (slab)
    899xx - weezergeezer
    95745- Fender753 - 2JAN63B
    964xx - Mipstoo - 2JAN63B
    L019xx - Mipstoo - 2APR63B
    L0351x - Rogier P - 2JUN63B
    L03731- Lankytwang- 2FEB63B
    L114xx - Mipstoo - 2OCT63B
    L12043 - ex-Bazz Jass
    L173xx - Michelotti
    L22718 - Bazz Jass - 2NOV63B
    L53049 - RedDog Steve ("Tone Guru")
    L76856 - Glenn Birtwistle - 2MAR65B
    L85388 - Crashbelt - 2MAR65B
    L869xx - bossaddict - 2APR65B
    L908xx - ex-Mipstoo - 2JUL65B
     
  6. Bonds7

    Bonds7 New Member!

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    L146xx - BONDS7 - 2OCT63B
     
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  7. weezergeezer

    weezergeezer Strat-Talk Member

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    weezergeezer- 899xx -2 NOV 62B
     
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  8. Daveycoyote

    Daveycoyote Strat-Talker

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    158xx - bluejazzoid (well, it's my dad's) - 12-56 body / ?? neck
    3059x - Bluebird_12 - 10/58
    5643x - DaveyCoyote 10/60
    8164x - Bluebird_12 - 2JUN62B - (slab)
    899xx - weezergeezer
    964xx - Mipstoo - 2JAN63B
    L019xx - Mipstoo - 2APR63B
    L0351x - Rogier P - 2JUN63B
    L114xx - Mipstoo - 2OCT63B
    L12043 - Bazz Jass
    L173xx - Michelotti
    L22718 - Bazz Jass
    L53049 - RedDog Steve ("Tone Guru")
     
  9. Bazz Jass

    Bazz Jass Chairman of the Fingerboard Silver Member

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    0255 – xke38 6-54 neck date and masking tape, no body date
    0570 - McPhaul 6-54 neck date and masking tape (6/14)
    11xx - ex-Mipstoo - 9-54 HT
    093xx - Shreve 3/56
    09059 - Bandmaster 3/56 XA
    11759 - Bandmaster 11/56
    -219xx - ex-Mipstoo - 9-57 HT
    158xx - bluejazzoid (well, it's my dad's) - 12-56 body / ?? neck
    026099 - Jay Ralston ’58 Sunburst
    29815 – xke38 5-57 body date, 8-58 neck date
    3059x - Bluebird_12 - 10/58
    5643x - DaveyCoyote 10/60
    37566 – xke38 5-59 body date, no neck date
    55940 – xke38 3-61 body and neck date
    624xx - ex-Mipstoo - 6-61
    69525 – xke38 11-61 neck date, no body date
    76690 - picapoyo 3-62 neck date
    78449 - Stratwranglers dads
    8164x - Bluebird_12 - 2JUN62B - (slab)
    899xx - weezergeezer
    95745- Fender753 - 2JAN63B
    964xx - Mipstoo - 2JAN63B
    L019xx - Mipstoo - 2APR63B
    L0351x - Rogier P - 2JUN63B
    L03731- Lankytwang- 2FEB63B
    L114xx - Mipstoo - 2OCT63B
    L12043 - ex-Bazz Jass
    L173xx - Michelotti
    L146xx - BONDS7 - 2OCT63B
    L22718 - Bazz Jass - 2NOV63B
    L53049 - RedDog Steve ("Tone Guru")
    L76856 - Glenn Birtwistle - 2MAR65B
    L85388 - Crashbelt - 2MAR65B
    L869xx - bossaddict - 2APR65B
    L908xx - ex-Mipstoo - 2JUL65B
     
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  10. Michelotti

    Michelotti Strat-Talker Silver Member

    Messages:
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    ‘MEMBER-OWNED’ PRE-CBS STRATOCASTER SERIAL NUMBERS
    0255 – xke38 6-54 neck date and masking tape, no body date
    0570 - McPhaul 6-54 neck date and masking tape (6/14)
    11xx - ex-Mipstoo - 9-54 HT
    093xx - Shreve 3/56
    09059 - Bandmaster 3/56 XA
    11759 - Bandmaster 11/56
    -219xx - ex-Mipstoo - 9-57 HT
    158xx - bluejazzoid (well, it's my dad's) - 12-56 body / ?? neck
    026099 - Jay Ralston ’58 Sunburst
    29815 - xke38 5-57 body date, 8-58 neck date
    3059x - Bluebird_12 - 10/58
    5643x - DaveyCoyote 10/60
    37566 - xke38 5-59 body date, no neck date
    55940 - xke38 3-61 body and neck date
    5643x - DaveyCoyote 10/60
    624xx - ex-Mipstoo - 6-61
    69525 - xke38 11-61 neck date, no body date
    76690 - picapoyo 3-62 neck date
    78449 - Stratwranglers dads
    8164x - Bluebird_12 - 2JUN62B - (slab)
    899xx - weezergeezer 2 NOV 62B
    95745 - Fender753 - 2JAN63B
    964xx - Mipstoo - 2JAN63B
    L019xx - Mipstoo - 2APR63B
    L0351x - Rogier P - 2JUN63B
    L03731- Lankytwang- 2FEB63B
    L114xx - Mipstoo - 2OCT63B
    L12043 - ex-Bazz Jass
    L1687x - ex-Michelotti - 2NOV63B
    L173xx - Michelotti
    L146xx - BONDS7 - 2OCT63B
    L22718 - Bazz Jass - 2NOV63B
    L53049 - RedDog Steve ("Tone Guru")
    L76856 - Glenn Birtwistle - 2MAR65B
    L85388 - Crashbelt - 2MAR65B
    L869xx - bossaddict - 2APR65B
    L908xx - ex-Mipstoo - 2JUL65B
     
  11. CAR63

    CAR63 Strat-Talker

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    central calif.
    Sorry , not very computer skilled ... I have L012XX , 2MAR63B .
     
  12. CAR63

    CAR63 Strat-Talker

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    Oh , also ( how could I forget ? ) # 769xx , when I bought it in 1980 it had no neck stamp . Body was refinned , but the neck appears original ... was told it is a '62...
     
  13. ta6rma

    ta6rma New Member!

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    Location:
    Newcastle UK
    I have L27493 Nov 64
     
  14. Jkstrat65

    Jkstrat65 Strat-Talk Member

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    Location:
    Finland
    L591xx
    2DEC64B
     
  15. Michelotti

    Michelotti Strat-Talker Silver Member

    Messages:
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    Joined:
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    Location:
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    ‘MEMBER-OWNED’ PRE-CBS STRATOCASTER SERIAL NUMBERS
    0255 - xke38 - 6-54 neck date and masking tape, no body date
    0570 - McPhaul - 6-54 neck date and masking tape (6/54)
    1056 - Fretmeltkid - 11-54
    11xx - ex-Mipstoo - 9-54 HT
    093xx - Shreve - 3/56
    09059 - Bandmaster - 3/56 XA
    11759 - Bandmaster - 11/56
    -219xx - ex-Mipstoo - 9-57 HT
    158xx - bluejazzoid (well, it's my dad's) - 12-56 body / ?? neck
    026099 - Jay Ralston - ’58 Sunburst
    29815 - xke38 - 5-57 body date, 8-58 neck date
    3059x - Bluebird_12 - 10/58
    5643x - DaveyCoyote - 10/60
    37566 - xke38 - 5-59 body date, no neck date
    54880 - Fretmeltkid - 9/59
    55230 - Fretmeltkid - ‘60
    55940 - xke38 - 3-61 body and neck date
    5643x - DaveyCoyote - 10/60
    624xx - ex-Mipstoo - 6-61
    69525 - xke38 - 11-61 neck date, no body date
    76690 - picapoyo - 3-62 neck date
    769xx - CAR63 - ‘62
    78449 - Stratwrangler’s Dad’s
    8164x - Bluebird_12 - 2JUN62B (slab)
    899xx - weezergeezer - 2 NOV 62B
    95745 - Fender753 - 2JAN63B
    964xx - Mipstoo - 2JAN63B
    L012xx - CAR63 - 2MAR63B
    L019xx - Mipstoo - 2APR63B
    L0351x - Rogier P - 2JUN63B
    L03731 - Lankytwang - 2FEB63B
    L114xx - Mipstoo - 2OCT63B
    L12043 - ex-Bazz Jass
    L168xx - ex-Michelotti - 2NOV63B
    L173xx - Michelotti
    L146xx - BONDS7 - 2OCT63B
    L22718 - Bazz Jass - 2NOV63B
    L27493 - ta6rma - NOV64
    L53049 - RedDog Steve ("Tone Guru")
    L591xx - Jkstrat65 - 2DEC64B
    L76856 - Glenn Birtwistle - 2MAR65B
    L85388 - Crashbelt - 2MAR65B
    L869xx - bossaddict - 2APR65B
    L908xx - ex-Mipstoo - 2JUL65B
     
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  16. stratfan

    stratfan New Member!

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    682xx - stratfan - 2JUL62B - no body date
     
  17. stratfan

    stratfan New Member!

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    I know this is an early serial number for a '62, but I have owned this guitar since December 1963 so I know it is genuine.
     
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  18. Silvercaster

    Silvercaster Strat-Talker

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    ‘MEMBER-OWNED’ PRE-CBS STRATOCASTER SERIAL NUMBERS
    0255 - xke38 - 6-54 neck date and masking tape, no body date
    0570 - McPhaul - 6-54 neck date and masking tape (6/54)
    1056 - Fretmeltkid - 11-54
    11xx - ex-Mipstoo - 9-54 HT
    093xx - Shreve - 3/56
    09059 - Bandmaster - 3/56 XA
    11759 - Bandmaster - 11/56
    -219xx - ex-Mipstoo - 9-57 HT
    158xx - bluejazzoid (well, it's my dad's) - 12-56 body / ?? neck
    026099 - Jay Ralston - ’58 Sunburst
    29815 - xke38 - 5-57 body date, 8-58 neck date
    3059x - Bluebird_12 - 10/58
    5643x - DaveyCoyote - 10/60
    37566 - xke38 - 5-59 body date, no neck date
    54880 - Fretmeltkid - 9/59
    55230 - Fretmeltkid - ‘60
    55940 - xke38 - 3-61 body and neck date
    5643x - DaveyCoyote - 10/60
    624xx - ex-Mipstoo - 6-61
    69525 - xke38 - 11-61 neck date, no body date
    704xx - Silvercaster - 1-62 neck date, no body date
    76690 - picapoyo - 3-62 neck date
    769xx - CAR63 - ‘62
    78449 - Stratwrangler’s Dad’s
    8164x - Bluebird_12 - 2JUN62B (slab)
    899xx - weezergeezer - 2 NOV 62B
    95745 - Fender753 - 2JAN63B
    964xx - Mipstoo - 2JAN63B
    L012xx - CAR63 - 2MAR63B
    L019xx - Mipstoo - 2APR63B
    L0351x - Rogier P - 2JUN63B
    L03731 - Lankytwang - 2FEB63B
    L114xx - Mipstoo - 2OCT63B
    L12043 - ex-Bazz Jass
    L168xx - ex-Michelotti - 2NOV63B
    L173xx - Michelotti
    L146xx - BONDS7 - 2OCT63B
    L22718 - Bazz Jass - 2NOV63B
    L27493 - ta6rma - NOV64
    L53049 - RedDog Steve ("Tone Guru")
    L591xx - Jkstrat65 - 2DEC64B
    L76856 - Glenn Birtwistle - 2MAR65B
    L85388 - Crashbelt - 2MAR65B
    L869xx - bossaddict - 2APR65B
    L908xx - ex-Mipstoo - 2JUL65B
     
  19. Bazz Jass

    Bazz Jass Chairman of the Fingerboard Silver Member

    Messages:
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    Joined:
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    Location:
    My small corner
    ‘MEMBER-OWNED’ PRE-CBS STRATOCASTER SERIAL NUMBERS
    0255 - xke38 - 6-54 neck date and masking tape, no body date
    0570 - McPhaul - 6-54 neck date and masking tape (6/54)
    1056 - Fretmeltkid - 11-54
    11xx - ex-Mipstoo - 9-54 HT
    093xx - Shreve - 3/56
    09059 - Bandmaster - 3/56 XA
    11759 - Bandmaster - 11/56
    -219xx - ex-Mipstoo - 9-57 HT
    158xx - bluejazzoid (well, it's my dad's) - 12-56 body / ?? neck
    026099 - Jay Ralston - ’58 Sunburst
    29815 - xke38 - 5-57 body date, 8-58 neck date
    3059x - Bluebird_12 - 10/58
    5643x - DaveyCoyote - 10/60
    37566 - xke38 - 5-59 body date, no neck date
    54880 - Fretmeltkid - 9/59
    55230 - Fretmeltkid - ‘60
    55940 - xke38 - 3-61 body and neck date
    5643x - DaveyCoyote - 10/60
    624xx - ex-Mipstoo - 6-61
    682xx - stratfan - 2JUL62B
    69525 - xke38 - 11-61 neck date, no body date
    704xx - Silvercaster - 1-62 neck date, no body date
    76690 - picapoyo - 3-62 neck date
    769xx - CAR63 - ‘62
    78449 - Stratwrangler’s Dad’s
    8164x - Bluebird_12 - 2JUN62B (slab)
    899xx - weezergeezer - 2 NOV 62B
    95745 - Fender753 - 2JAN63B
    964xx - Mipstoo - 2JAN63B
    L012xx - CAR63 - 2MAR63B
    L019xx - Mipstoo - 2APR63B
    L0351x - Rogier P - 2JUN63B
    L03731 - Lankytwang - 2FEB63B
    L114xx - Mipstoo - 2OCT63B
    L12043 - ex-Bazz Jass
    L168xx - ex-Michelotti - 2NOV63B
    L173xx - Michelotti
    L146xx - BONDS7 - 2OCT63B
    L22718 - Bazz Jass - 2NOV63B
    L27493 - ta6rma - NOV64
    L53049 - RedDog Steve ("Tone Guru")
    L591xx - Jkstrat65 - 2DEC64B
    L76856 - Glenn Birtwistle - 2MAR65B
    L85388 - Crashbelt - 2MAR65B
    L869xx - bossaddict - 2APR65B
    L908xx - ex-Mipstoo - 2JUL65B
     
  20. Trapland

    Trapland Strat-Talk Member

    Age:
    60
    Messages:
    15
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    Jul 16, 2020
    Location:
    MPLS
    ‘MEMBER-OWNED’ PRE-CBS STRATOCASTER SERIAL NUMBERS
    0255 - xke38 - 6-54 neck date and masking tape, no body date
    0570 - McPhaul - 6-54 neck date and masking tape (6/54)
    1056 - Fretmeltkid - 11-54
    11xx - ex-Mipstoo - 9-54 HT
    093xx - Shreve - 3/56
    09059 - Bandmaster - 3/56 XA
    11759 - Bandmaster - 11/56
    -219xx - ex-Mipstoo - 9-57 HT
    158xx - bluejazzoid (well, it's my dad's) - 12-56 body / ?? neck
    026099 - Jay Ralston - ’58 Sunburst
    29815 - xke38 - 5-57 body date, 8-58 neck date
    3059x - Bluebird_12 - 10/58
    5643x - DaveyCoyote - 10/60
    37566 - xke38 - 5-59 body date, no neck date
    54880 - Fretmeltkid - 9/59
    55230 - Fretmeltkid - ‘60
    55940 - xke38 - 3-61 body and neck date
    5643x - DaveyCoyote - 10/60
    624xx - ex-Mipstoo - 6-61
    682xx - stratfan - 2JUL62B
    69525 - xke38 - 11-61 neck date, no body date
    704xx - Silvercaster - 1-62 neck date, no body date
    76690 - picapoyo - 3-62 neck date
    769xx - CAR63 - ‘62
    79729 - Trapland - 2APR62B neck, no body date found (refin)
    78449 - Stratwrangler’s Dad’s
    8164x - Bluebird_12 - 2JUN62B (slab)
    899xx - weezergeezer - 2 NOV 62B
    95745 - Fender753 - 2JAN63B
    964xx - Mipstoo - 2JAN63B
    L012xx - CAR63 - 2MAR63B
    L019xx - Mipstoo - 2APR63B
    L0351x - Rogier P - 2JUN63B
    L03731 - Lankytwang - 2FEB63B
    L114xx - Mipstoo - 2OCT63B
    L12043 - ex-Bazz Jass
    L168xx - ex-Michelotti - 2NOV63B
    L173xx - Michelotti
    L146xx - BONDS7 - 2OCT63B
    L22718 - Bazz Jass - 2NOV63B
    L27493 - ta6rma - NOV64
    L53049 - RedDog Steve ("Tone Guru")
    L591xx - Jkstrat65 - 2DEC64B
    L76856 - Glenn Birtwistle - 2MAR65B
    L85388 - Crashbelt - 2MAR65B
    L869xx - bossaddict - 2APR65B
    L908xx - ex-Mipstoo - 2JUL65B
     
    Last edited: Aug 11, 2020
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