Why do some folks cover up serial numbers in ads?

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by slobake, Aug 9, 2019.


  1. slobake

    slobake resident ... something Supporting Member

    Have seen some ads for a bass for sale. For some reason the serial number on the headstock is covered up. Why do some folks do that?
     
  2. It's to avoid having someone call the police with a description and serial # to report they "found" their guitar for sale on-line.
     
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