Dating fernandes guitars

dating fernandes guitars

How to date a Burny or Fernandes guitar?

Dating a Burny or Fernandes can be loosely done by looking at the truss rod cover. The Gibson bell-shaped covers are found on 1970’s to early 1980’s models. The bell-shape cover with a thin white band and ridges sticking out from the side are found on mid-1980s to early 1990’s models.

Do Fernandes Tele guitars have serial numbers?

The older Fernandes guitars do have serial numbers on occasion, and can be found on the neck plates of the Stratocasters of the Revival series, but otherwise, Burny and Fernandes didn More sharing options... 12 years later... More sharing options... 1 month later... So I bought this Fernandes tele. Freakin love it! Sounds beautiful!

Is my Fernandes Strat made in Japan?

I have a Fernandes Strat Guitar that also has a sticker on the back of the headstock. It says Fernandes, Made in Japan and has a serial number 01796. The headstock is shaped differently than any I have seen. The Chrome neck plate has Fernandes across the top and Made in Japan across the bottom.

What is a Fernandes special edition tuner?

The front of the head stock has Fernandes Special Edition printed on it. Fernandes is printed in gold letters and the shape of the letters are outlined in black. Special Edition is in a smaller font and is solid black. The F in Fernandes is slightly larger than the rest of the letters. Has G-Gotoh tuners.

Do Burny and Fernandes Guitars have serial numbers?

series Stratocasters and Telecasters, bbut otherwise, Burny and Fernandes didn’t often use serial numbers. Dating a Burny or Fernandes can be loosely done by looking at the truss rod cover. The Gibson bell-shaped covers are found on 1970’s to early 1980’s models.

How can you tell if a Gibson Guitar is Burny or Fernandes?

Burny or Fernandes can be loosely done by looking at the truss rod cover. The Gibson bell-shaped covers are found on 1970’s to early 1980’s models. The bell-shape cover with a thin white band and ridges sticking out from the side are found on mid-1980s to early 1990’s models.

How do you date a Burny or Fernandes Stratocaster?

series Stratocasters and Telecasters, bbut otherwise, Burny and Fernandes didn’t often use serial numbers. Dating a Burny or Fernandes can be loosely done by looking at the truss rod cover. The Gibson bell-shaped covers are found on

What pickups did Burny Burny and Fernandes use?

Fernandes used L-5000, L-5000 Vintage II, and L-5001 single coil pickups in their Fender-style guitars, while the Burny models were fitted with the now famous VH-1 pickups that have extraordinary tone. series Stratocasters and Telecasters, bbut otherwise, Burny and Fernandes didn’t often use serial numbers.

Are Fernandes Guitars any good?

Outside contractors made guitars for the Fernandes brand. Since those outside contractors included Tokai & Kawai, Fernandes branded guitars have a tendency to be rather good. Very nice guitar. This is the Strat-type I used to see a lot in 90s-era guitar shops. Saw one on my local CL a while back for a much better price too.

What is the difference between Fernandes and special edition?

Fernandes is printed in gold letters and the shape of the letters are outlined in black. Special Edition is in a smaller font and is solid black. The F in Fernandes is slightly larger than the rest of the letters. Has G-Gotoh tuners.

Do Fernandes Tele guitars have serial numbers?

The older Fernandes guitars do have serial numbers on occasion, and can be found on the neck plates of the Stratocasters of the Revival series, but otherwise, Burny and Fernandes didn More sharing options... 12 years later... More sharing options... 1 month later... So I bought this Fernandes tele. Freakin love it! Sounds beautiful!

What is the difference between FujiGen and Fernandes Guitars?

Fernandes was a brand, same as Aria & Ibanez. Outside contractors made guitars for the Fernandes brand. Fujigen was a manufacturer, they made guitars for various brands, including Ibanez & the early Fender Japan guitars. The link I posted explains this better than I can.

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