Dating a peavey guitar by serial number
Using this system, the letter “G” would stand for the year 2003.
In this case, the numbers 037 identify the instrument as being made on day number 37 of the respective year, which according to the Julian calendar, is February the 6th.
Features silvery grey grille cloth Yorkville [...] owns Dyna-Bass #0011 and [has] used it as a promotional tool.
Sound - Reliability - Price CAD 5 [used], condition unknown, Scarborough, Ontario, Canada, February 7, 2001 Very hard to find. Dyna-Bass, front view, angle (apparently the same as the following) 1963 Dyna-Bass, serial number 0011, front view, angle Features Two channels, deep (bass), and bright (guitar); each has an attenuated and a normal gain input (like the old Marshalls); no reverb Volume control channel one, channel two; treble, bass, low range expander, high range expander (passive); the low range expander may sound like a mid-range, the hi range expander may sound like presence (on Marshalls or Fenders) to some (the section is a virtual clone of that of the Marshall JTM-45); standby switch; pilot light; ground and on/off switch; no fan One main speaker output, impedance is not indicated (runs fine using a cab of eight ohms, also often operated with four ohm loads), one "extension" speaker output also without indicated impedance.
• Tacoma did sell instruments as 2nds prior to FMIC’s purchase of Tacoma in October of 2004; however, they were not identified by the serial number.
While these instruments were identified and branded as 2nds inside the body, they would still show a final number of 0 in the serial number.