How to Find Out What Kind of Jackson Guitar I Have. Nhj 1025261 i just bouight this jackson just wondering age and model. Here's a quick guide to help you get an overview of the legendary Jackson® Rhoads import guitars, made in Japan from 1990 thru 1995. If you have a neck-through-body model, the serial number should be stamped onto the fingerboard at the last fret. Examine your guitar to find its serial number.
At this time it does not look like they are going about anything the wrong way. In this way when you call Jackson to check out the guitar you will find that all the colors and numbers match. If anything, they've improved it. Sometimes Pro is short for Professional and sometimes it's not! Blue Book of Electric Guitar Values Online Subscription. I still think it'd mean something else, but it'd be pretty nifty if it were an exact date; at least if something came up and I got to keep it, I'd know my guitar's birthday.
Their website features their complete product catalog, including custom shop options and more. This Guide will attempt to briefly explain the major points that many Sellers simply do not know, and will hopefully assist them in accurately representing their Jackson guitar listings, and serve as a general guide for Buyers. I know notes, chords, stuff like that, but when it comes to the technical or manufacturing aspect, I don't know much about them or how they work, haha. . Several other Rhoads import models has since been made, but the quality of the 1990-1995 Imports Pro models in particular never returned.
If you are trying to get more information about your Jackson guitar and you have the serial number. Failing to follow this guideline will result in a thread removal. To help you identify your Jackson. In catalogs, Jackson refers to it as a Pro series, because they can't be bothered writing the whole name like they do on the headstock. There are exceptions to this rule. The below information was taken directly from Jackson Guitars website. Jackson guitars serial number nhj.
For bolt-on models, check the table at the top of the page. The most important thing to know is that the Fender buyout of Jackson did not reduce the quality of Jackson guitars. I thought it'd just be a year of manufacture, not necessarily an exact date. Serial Numbers and Product Dating. Furthermore, from early 1992 thru 1995, the word Pro suddenly appeared on the truss rod covers of the Pro guitars. Please report any comments or posts violating these rules. But in catalogs Jackson abbreviates it to Pro.
The head stock shows the Jackson logo printed backwards also has a reverse head stock. Check the face of the neck close to the body of the guitar. I mean how easy it it to make a copy of a Fender copy? Everyone is entitled to their own opinion. On the headstock it says Professional. That is not a problem in itself.
This little article is to address some of the questions and to help you identify a Jackson® Rhoads from this era. Every guitar with Pro in their name on that list, is a Pro from the Professional series of guitars. Jackson is a manufacturer of electric guitars and electric bass guitars that bears the name of its founder, Grover Jackson. It would be very cool if Fender reissued the old San Dimas model Charvel, They could actually do it with the real headstock that it came with and many peoples dreams would come true. Headstock of a 1993 Jackson Rhoads Pro from the Professional series.
On Bolt-On Neck Models: The serial number is stamped into the neck plate. And I'd say search your local guitar shops for these gems. If you would like to be considered for our whitelist, message the mods! However, fake copies exist, so consult with a knowledgeable friend or acquaintance to be sure. In My Guitars Gallery, several pictures of a can be viewed. Oh you checked yours out with Jackson, so you are confident that yours is real. Which Japanses ones, can be found in the guitar lists here on audiozone. The back plate can either be metal or plastic, according to different owners I have talked to.
Does that make it comparable to the Rhoads Pro? Many of the San Dimas Guitars I have seen are fraudulent. Go to the Jackson Guitar support page see Resources. The most expensive guitars from this series are called Pro's. So, a guitar with the serial number. That's what inspired me to ask for help. The Jackson website itself was no help, and the only number I can find on it whatsoever is on the back of the head.