Dating fender guitar necks
If you can detect any pixelation in the sticker characters under a magnifying glass, then you have a fake Fender.Also, a proper Fender headstock looks finished and smooth.Suddenly, electric guitars were #1 on every kids Christmas list.Companies that had been manufacturing Accordions for 20 years, retooled for electric guitars.My first guitar was a Harmony acoustic and learning to play guitar was inspired by one of these student instruments. I alwaysloved the look of the Black Sovereign with white pickguard that hung in the store.
Remember, you can purchase Fender head stock logos and icons online, apply them to a cheap, generic neck, and fool a lot of people. Examine the guitar’s body at the juncture of the neck and the body.What is known about one of the most prolific manufactures of guitars in this country?There has been a lot written about the Harmony Guitar Company, but there isn't a lot of information on these guitars. Many a guitar student started on one of their student instruments.When I toured the Fender factory in California in 2001, there was discussion about a possible limited edition Custom Shop replica of Number One.At that time, it was suggested that there might be as few as four replicas made.