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Dating Rickenbacker Guitars

from rickenbacker.com
    The serial numbers are on the jack socket. The first letter is the year, the second letter is the month. From 1987 a prefix number, instead of a letter, was introduced.

    You can also go to the Rickenbacker website and type in your serial # here: Rickenbacker Serial Check

Prefix Date Prefix Date
A 1961 S 1979
B 1962 T 1980
C 1963 U 1981
D 1964 V 1982
E 1965 W 1983
F 1966 X 1984
G 1967 Y 1985
H 1968 Z 1986
I 1969 0 1987
J 1970 1 1988
K 1971 2 1989
L 1972 3 1990
M 1973 4 1991
N 1974 5 1992
O 1975 6 1993
P 1976 7 1994
Q 1977 8 1995
R 1978 9 1996


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