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What are these abbreviations?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Wolfman200, Jan 16, 2006.

  1. There are a few abbreviations used frequently here at TB that I can't figure out:

    RI(always in reference to a Fender)

    Can you help me out guys?
  2. bovinehost

    bovinehost Supporting Member

    Dec 5, 2002
    Endorsing Artist: Ernie Ball Music Man/Sterling By Music Man
    New Old Stock
    Original Hard Shell Case
  3. NOS - new old stock, meaning it is an old item that was never sold, thus it is theoretically still "new"

    RI - reissue, regarding fender's copies of their instruments from other eras

    OHSC - original hardshell case, self explanatory