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What year is your bass?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by cecile, Jul 25, 2004.


  1. I've seen several threads with people asking, "what year is my bass?" Here is a thread that will answer all your questions. I listed a few to start out with, more will be posted as they are found.
    Fender
    Rickenbacker
    Music Man
    Alembic, G&L, etc.
     
  2. Jazzin'

    Jazzin' ...Bluesin' and Funkin'

    my Fender Jazz MIM says MZ3161344, all the site says is that the M means MIM, it doesnt say what the Z means or the numbers after it.
     
  3. pyrohr

    pyrohr

    Aug 28, 2001
    Pakistani compound
    "Z" (zero) means 2000 (N = nineties, E= eighties, s= seventies) and the first "3" is the year meaning it's a 2003 MIM bass.
     
  4. you beat me to it :D
     
  5. Whafrodamus

    Whafrodamus

    Oct 29, 2003
    Andover, MA
    Wicky is 2001 and Ricky is 2002.
     
  6. Coutts_is_god

    Coutts_is_god Guest

    Dec 29, 2003
    Windsor, Ont, Canada
    01 squier
     
  7. Figjam

    Figjam

    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    2002 Godin SD
    unsure on Spector, 2001? 2002?

    and Essex is 2003.
     
  8. Here is the numbers for Spectors up until 1990
     
  9. '97 MIA Deluxe Jazz, late late LATE December '99 Squier P!
     
  10. 1996 G&L L2000
    2002 Peavey Cirrus
     
  11. pyrohr

    pyrohr

    Aug 28, 2001
    Pakistani compound
    98 Roscoe Beck
    98 MIA DLX jazz
    03 Victor Bailey jazz
    82 Precision special
    00 MIA standard jazz
    02 MIA 75R.I. special edition jazz
    01 MIM DLX jazz
    99 MIM standard p-bass
    02 MIM standard p-bass
    02 CIJ sting p-bass
    01 MIJ Marcus Miller jazz
    80's MIJ fretless unlined jazz
    03 Lakland 55-01
     
  12. Adam Barkley

    Adam Barkley Mayday!

    Aug 26, 2003
    Jackson, MS
    96 Warwick Vette
    late 70's Kramer Alumineck Fretless.
     
  13. Adam Barkley

    Adam Barkley Mayday!

    Aug 26, 2003
    Jackson, MS
    Nice Collection, buddy.
     
  14. Jazzin'

    Jazzin' ...Bluesin' and Funkin'

    03 Fender Jazz
    00 Squier Strat
     
  15. quallabone

    quallabone

    Aug 2, 2003
    '98,'99,'03,'04 Fury Tornado's
    85' Fury Spacebass
    2003 Conklin BD7
    2002 Carvin BB70PF (almost sold)
    I think that's all of them.
     
  16. Finger Blister

    Finger Blister

    Jul 8, 2003
    1997 Warwick
     
  17. Joey3313

    Joey3313

    Nov 28, 2003
    '00 Ibanez EDB690.
     
  18. fozzy

    fozzy

    Jun 21, 2001
    Riga, Latvia, EU
    2001 Warwick Corvette
     
  19. Kelly Lee

    Kelly Lee Yeah, I'm a guy! Supporting Member

    Feb 17, 2004
    Marana, AZ, USA
    '90 BC Rich Innovator
     
  20. Starmo

    Starmo

    Jul 15, 2004
    Raanana, Israel
    '91 Ibanez SR600