Ukulele serial number dating
For example, on the photo below this guitar is without doubt a H22 (You can type a model number, with the H, on the search box on top of this page).The first part of the serial number has no precise meaning relative to the date of production.From what I have gathered on your site this indicates that it is an Airline. They were used to keep together various parts of the same guitar on the assembly line.As they were building similar models on the same line at the same time, we often see this kind of glitches between the model and the stamped number.Either they re-used a back prepared for the previous batch, two years before on the line, or they mistakenly used a 1961 stamp in 1963.
If you're a seller, the value is the minimum amount you accept to sell it.. You can check ebay for completed sales for the same model, but value on ebay is not value in a shop or elsewhere, for reasons.
Ebay auction site is the main provider for rare parts, but you need to monitor the offers each day... You can check "tom69442" for repro pickguards, and "Harmony12X5" for some parts.
For generic guitar parts and tools, well-known web sites include Stewmac and Allparts.
During the last two weeks of June an effort was made to finish as many orders as possible and not start any new orders.
The last days of June, we had a complete inventory.