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Old May 15th, 2017, 02:46 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Empty Serial Number plate -

Help - I just got this Epiphone S Series solid body guitar, and when I turned it over to get the serial number, the plate on the back was empty! What does this mean? Is it a demo model?




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Old May 15th, 2017, 07:50 PM   #2 (permalink)
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No, it's just that Epiphone didn't stamp that one. I've had Epi Sheratons that had no serial number on their labels inside the body.
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Old May 19th, 2017, 12:23 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I agree with you Stan.

Lots of the guitars may have a paper serial and the glue has let loose after a short time.

I have a Sheraton II from 1992 and an Ibanez ADK 120BK (Ice Man style-Les Paul) from 2007 and both of these have set necks and have paper serial numbers for quite a while, I'm lucky the number is still there!
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