I read recently that the first two numbers are the year, but this seems wrong to me at least sometimes. Please let us know if you'd like to pick up so we can have your item ready. We hope you become a regular here! If it fails for the same defect 3 times, it is replaced on the 4th breakdown. I look forward to watching this D12-28 'mature' over the next few years. The year 2010 will mark our 45th year in business, and we wish to sincerely thank our customers for their support.
Please send me detail product specification, thank you! I have loved that guitar forever. No pics, but it looks a lot like the previous poster's! Thanx to Marijn C, I discovered this site. I searched online, but apparently Peavey serial numbers are complicated and don't easily map to years. . If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the by clicking the link above. The live music scene here in Chattanooga and the local area is picking up. It has the most amazingly full sound of any 12-string I've ever played.
It can be played loud or soft or anywhere in between without missing a note. It was really great but gave it up for a gift for my new daughter-in-law. The headstock has some light dings and scratches. I forgot how much fun it is to dive harmonic taps. Tube performance can deteriorate over time, so tubes need changing occasionally.
The harmonics rang out and sustained like a bell. The overall condition for an instrument of this age is very good. We are a friendly bunch, and there's tons of great information in here. Prior to the 80s, you gotta do a little digging. The sounds that resonate from this instrument are just as expected from a high-end Martin. Most tube amps have separate channels that can switch from clean to distorted tones instantly.
I saw one natural color for sale in a pawn shop. Without you, we obviously would not be here. Sort of a Strat, so I'll post this here. Thanx, and happy to be in this community Davy Ps. Come on in, we'd love to meet you! I think I'm the only active moderator these days and this is my thread. So get a secondary tone control in a different range that works when the blender is not a blender, it works on 3 of the 5 way switch positions.
All strings are equal in intonation and volume. Posts : 12 Join date : 2011-04-20 Subject: Re: serial numbers Fri Jul 22, 2011 1:08 am Posts : 1 Join date : 2011-07-26 Location : Belgium Subject: Re: serial numbers Tue Jul 26, 2011 12:55 am marijn c wrote: In Belgium, there lays a beautiful black T40 with maple headstock, serial number 00763044. Use a glass slide and you're in Heaven! This guitar even makes me sound good. It's not uncommon to see a 22 fret neck replace one with 21 frets, and vice versa. Now I basically only play 80s American made Peaveys. To contact the forum owner hit the Contact Us link.
In the right hands any instrument can be appropriate for any style of music. That saad, I guess some instruments tend to sound better in certain situations. Personally I wouldn't play a Strat for anything. Those were the only dates that made any sense with the numbers contained in my serial because it was obviously not a 1955 or 1959 model. Can you date a hagstrom from the serial number. A change in the number of frets does not change the scale length. In the summers we have a program where local and semi-pro bands get a chance to play a free concert downtown on Fridays.
One of the 'benefits' of getting older. What's it like for live music? The neck and fingerboard are very comfortable. Hartley Peavey founded Peavey Electronics in 1965 after building his first amplifier in 1957. Posts : 12 Join date : 2011-04-20 Subject: Re: serial numbers Tue Jul 05, 2011 12:52 am Posts : 12 Join date : 2011-04-20 Subject: Re: serial numbers Sat Jul 16, 2011 12:36 am Just got it back from setting it up. It has one finer tuner on the Floyd missing the bottom E string , however it has a temporary replacement screw.
The end pin, back plate and switch cover are all missing as seen in photos. Try our vintage guitar dating by serial number page. Original Peavey Hard Case included. With more punch and high output blade pickups , but very similar tone. Happy customers are our 1 Goal. When I moved here in 02, I got restarted playing on some Strats a new band playing buddy had, and my boys, now teens wanted guitars, well the older one first.
They still have some work to do on this project. I too am a guitar player primarily, but have ended up playing bass in a couple of bands. The instruments used do not necessarily use acoustic guitars. Most guitar manufacturers put a serial number on each instrument they produce. The guy I bought it from was a middle-man who bought it from the original owner and couldn't give me any background info on it.