Your guitar was made at the Fuji-gen Plant, Japan 1991 Production Number: 24754 Serial numbers of fakes pretty often already known in web or met before and listed in communities or forums. 1982 Ibanez Basses. ibanez So I'd say (unless it's a new model I've not seen) it some sort of bitsa, or a JEM Jr. with different pickups - something like that. It doesn’t have a Jem neck, instead it’s a Wizard and it has Breed pickups instead of Evolutions but I absolutely love this guitar. Most fakes have "C" serial numbers instead of "F". Loch Ness Green Ibanez Jem 777 Registry. I would request better pictures of those areas. So 01= Jan 12=Dec 34335 it is from the Acoustic range So 00001 to 49999 are Acoustic Guitars, 50000 to 99999 are electric guitars and electric basses $10.29 $9.05-+ Ibanez Guitar Left Handed Decal #193. The JEM series is a line of solid body six-string electric guitar models manufactured for Hoshino Gakki and sold under the Ibanez brand. We've watched the progression of the Chinese fakes on another website. Te routing around the monkey grip, and the way JEM is wrote on the headstock, as well as the serial numbers can sometimes be signs. 1982 Ibanez Full. As of 2010, there have been five sub-models of the JEM: the JEM7, JEM77, JEM777, JEM555, JEM333, and JEM70V. In the past (before 1976) the serial numbers were often randomly assigned. 1982 Ibanez Blazer Series. Serial numbers are on the neck block inside the sound hole, … 1982 GX Series. The Ibanez JEM is an electric guitar manufactured by Ibanez and first produced in 1987. 1981 IBZ GX Series. Beware though - a JEM Jr. (the 555 model I believe) should be much cheaper. I have 4 Ibanez guitars which were all purchased by me used, and I was able to look up year of production as well as factory location. Ibanez Jem Serial Numbers Average ratng: 3,5/5 2150 votes RETURN POLICY We offer a 30 day money back guarantee on all products excluding installed items such as pickups and wired pickguards. Thread Tools. Disclaimer. #4-777 were signed with a Jumbo brand marker. The two auctions that have the fake serial number have different headstock fronts (one labeled in cursive as a JEM, and one as a JEM Jr.). 1982 Guitar Amplifiers & Mixers. Martin guitar serial numbers will have between 4 and 7 serial numbers. 1982 Banjos & Mandolins. The Ibanez serial decoder supports 14 factories and 7 serial formats. In my papers the serial on the neckplate should be 870609. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Ibanez 1988 JEM 77 FP Floral - with Ibanez hardcase ***USED*** serial number 884 at the best online prices at eBay! View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message ... mine has a serial number … FAQ’S CUSTOMER SUPPORT REPAIR CENTERS MANUALS CATALOGS PARTS LOOKUP WARRANTY REGISTRATION WARRANTY TERMS AND CONDITIONS COUNTERFEIT WARNING PAGE TOP. The lads over there really struggle with serial numbers and i thought it would be helpful. 1982 AE Series. 1981 Ibanez Electric Guitars 2. First number is year, since yours has 7 numbers, that means it was made from 1997-present. 1982 GX Series. 1982 Ibanez AR & MC. I hope you dont mind. The guitar's most notable user is its co-designer, Steve Vai. Captain Ibanez, I quoted your info on serial numbers onthe Ibanez site and referenced your thread on the matter. 1981 IBZ GX Series. 1982 Ibanez AM Leaflet. 1981 Ibanez Electric Guitars 2. F0330210. 1982 Cimar Classic Fork. 1982 Cimar Classic Fork. Serial numbers vary from time periods. How much is the guitar selling for? IBANEZ JEM 77BFP 1991 [ENG subs]: the sound, the story, and the serial number mystery | RICCARDO GIOGGI. Regards Texasbob Username: Texasbob Registered: 11-2006 How to spot a fake JEM Discussion in 'Standard Guitars' started by MaxOfMetal, Jul 6, 2013. Got this info off from a web, Indonesian Made Ibanez These guitars start with the following I=Cort Indonesia factory K=KWO factory J=Sejung factory The example serial number is K031034335 K=KWO 03=2003 10=Oct. 1982 Ibanez Basses. That being said the Jems are one of the most faked Ibanez's out there. Just like with Gibson fakes, it's getting harder as the copykats get better at it. 1982 Ibanez Blazer Series. Any JEM, JEM Jr, or JEM 555 with the serial number C02060876 is a Chinese made counterfeit. I just found out my RG560 was built in 1991 in Fujijen. From 1997 – present, Serials started with 2 numbers for the year followed by 2 numbers for the month, and the rest is the production number. But the tuners are Ibanez instead of Gotoh. last 4 numbers are the # it rolled off the line. 1982 Acoustic Guitars. Free shipping for many products! I would start by getting an official picture of a real guitar from Ibanez.com for comparison. Some fakes have fewer screws on their pick guards, but some don't. As a result of the overlap between years, Fender serial numbers are also not by definition chronological. 1982 Guitar Amplifiers & Mixers. Decode ibanez serial numbers. Someone said "never say never" when it comes to Ibanez, but I just really believe these are truely FAKE. Ibanez 2355 - Real or Fake? I am selling my 1988 Ibanez (Japan) JEM 77FP which I bought when it was a year old from a shop in Newcastle Upon Tyne and gigged with it for a number of years as my number 1 guitar. Ibanez model numbers can be confusing, even for the fans that follow them. All products are backed by manufacturer's warrantee and must be returned in resaleable condition. For the serial number above (F90512345), we can tell that it was made in … 1982 Acoustic Guitars. Fake and real ibanez guitars? $12.71 $11.18-+ Ibanez Guitar Decal #96wb . The initial model in the line, the JEM777, was introduced in 1987. Indonesian Made Ibanez These guitars start with the following I=Cort Indonesia factory K=KWO factory J=Sejung factory The example serial number is K031034335 K=KWO 03=2003 10=Oct. ibanez usa fake? These largely Chinese made fake Ibanez are what prompted Ibanez to release substandard guitars like the JEM333 and PGM3 at price points to compete with these fakes. The serial number is F0801880 so I checked online that is was made in Japan in 2008. The guitar's most notable user is its co-designer, Steve Vai. Found this spiffy site that lets you punch in the serial number on your IBANEZ guitar and it will tell you when, and where it was made and something about the facility it was built in. NOTE - Gibson USA goes to a 9 digit serial number in early July 2005.. Ibanez Prestige Guitar Decal Headstock Restoration Waterslide logo for black guitars. The first 5 numbers remain the same, the last 3 numbers will remain the same. 1982 Banjos & Mandolins. The seller put on a better neck, and also the neckplate from that LNG(don’t know the number). 02-21-2012, 08:21 AM #1. tomassplatch. The most common Martin serial numbers will have 6 digits due to an influx in manufacturing quantities in the 1960s and 1970s. The first three LNG Jems were signed with a Sharpie marker. All products are backed by manufacturer's warrantee and must be returned in resaleable condition. 1982 Ibanez AR & MC. The sixth number is now a batch number- batch 0 starts at the beginning of the day, and once we stamp 699, the batch number will change to 1. Discussion in 'Standard Guitars' started by ratson page 4, Jul 28, 2019. Decode Ibanez serial numbers. It is a signature series of American guitarist Steve Vai. Lots of fakes on these which are well documented on the Ibanez Jem forum. Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > ratson page 4 SS.org Regular. The repeating serial number is the one objective fact that proves there are at least 2 of them. It is your responsibility to use discretion when shopping for Ibanez products at any non-authorized dealer or auction website. 2nd number is month (in this case 3rd number, because 97 counts as "one" being the year) Most Ibanez guitars made before 1974 will not yield any production data from serial numbers. SUPPORT MENU. The Guitardater Project cannot verify the authenticity of ANY Guitar, this site is simply meant as a tool to satisfy the curiosity of guitar enthusiasts. Headstock inlays on the fakes can look, well, fake. 1982 3 IN 1. Know how to read serial number. 1982 3 IN 1. Ibanez JEM is an electric guitar manufactured by Ibanez and first produced in 1987. Ibanez Guitar Decal Headstock Restoration Waterslide logo. 1982 Ibanez AM Leaflet. Enter Serial Number eg. 1982 DM1000. I would also run it by the guys on Jemsite, there are better eyes for Ibanez over there. Although a serial number is useful for roughly determining the age of a guitar, this is often not the exact date. For a list of JEM models, see Portal:JEM series. Right now my only Jem is a 7DBK FROM 99. Ibanez Jem Serial Numbers Average ratng: 4,6/5 4185 votes The proliferation of fake guitars being sold today has prompted me to give them their own page. The aluminum pickguard has an engraved vine and its JEM10 serial number. 1982 AE Series. 1982 Ibanez Full. You shouldn't expect anything more than any of the low-end far east guitars. is there a way to tell the difference between the two , because im getting a jem7v and its going to be shipped to me so i wont have a chance too see it , … IF its a problem just PM me and i will remove it. Ibanez Jem Serial Numbers RETURN POLICY We offer a 30 day money back guarantee on all products excluding installed items such as pickups and wired pickguards. 1982 DM1000. Looks like a proper Ibanez Team J-Craft case too - my Paul Gilbert sig came in one of them. Messages: 3 Likes Received: 2. Re: Ibanez serial numbers. Here is my search result.