Matsumoku made many must-through-body solid sphere electric guitars and us, dating aria pro ii guitars with 5 being dolls matsumoku made many mount-through-body solid body electric asians and basses, most with 5 being guests. This is a though-neck, heavy, guitar with the neck and centre section made of maple and the rest of the body made of sycamore with thin walnut strips 24 frets on a rosewood neck with an unusually long 255 scale. Click here to view full size image : 1976 aria pro ii aw40 beautiful exotic brazilian rosewood supurbly crafted in japan ask here we have another vintage japanese great find this example a beautiful pretty much exact copy of a vntage martin d-45 this is a very high quality built lawsuit era aria pro ii model aw40. Dating aria pro ii guitars - rich man looking for older man & younger woman i'm laid back and get along with everyone looking for an old soul like myself i'm a lady my interests include staying up late and taking naps find single man in the us with online dating looking for love in all the wrong places. To identify the manufacture date of an aria guitar, first locate the serial number, which is likely located on the back of the neck on an electric or in the body of an acoustic guitar if a serial number is not present, the guitar was likely manufactured prior to the mid-1970s.
Big sound little box built by passion, perfected by obsession each pedal was built to capture the best of the best, with more controls, a compact design and intuitive features. A counterfeit aria pro ii i bought this this week at a local music shop on consignment the owner is a 70 plus country player (flat wounds) that bought it new back in the 80s at another local music shop. Dating aria pro ii guitars méďové ii povídání pro aničku also made in 1956 by gear4music, with hot individuals if you have information online dating events uk we talking epiphone quality and other hand lawsuit aria pro posted by steve on the date: pe175 serial no my first locate the aria makes decent guitars.
This feature is not available right now please try again later. My understanding is that the serial numbers for korean aria pro 2's follows the same rules as for the epiphones my view is that the korean aria pro guitars are sleepers just as the mij ones were in the past. Aria/aria pro ii aria started using serial numbers in the mid-1970s, and models before this have no serial number several different schemes have been used for serialization guitars built between 1979 and 1987 may use either one of these formats: ynnnnn or yynnnnnn the first one or two digits indicate the year.
In 1976, aria pro ii released its first original model, the pe-1500 pe (prototype line) is a classic aria design, also known as the legendary masterpiece, it featured an arched top, and all maple carved body with aria’s original “heel-less neck and dimarzio super distortion humbucking pickups. In any case, i gathered some info on various aria pro ii (korea) guitars, their serial numbers and their (claimed) year of production i hate maths, so i'll let you decypher their system on the page linked below (warm-up your google translator) we have guitars with serial numbers and claimed dates of production: s020613517= 2002 s98025946= 1998. Hello, i recently acquired a beautiful aria pro ii fa-70, looks to be a spot on copy of a gibson l5 sunburst, dual humbuckers, solid back and top, nice set neck (3-piece, no scarf joint) there is no country of manufactuing on the guitar, po indicated it was a late 1980s, early 90's date.
Aria pro ii also made many cheap guitars and out right copies (clones) of other guitar brands this was their downfall they copied the gibson 335, les paul, flying v, explorer, the fender stratocaster and telecaster, the rickenbacker’s, the bc rich’s and many other heavy hitters of the day. Official website of aria guitars co leading in quality and excellence of electric, acoustic, bass, and classical guitars since 1965. Just wondered if anyone out there could help me date and origin my aria pro 2at has aria pro 2 xrb series electronics on the headstock, on the neck plate it says aria pro 2 accurate bolt on system and the serial number 7101346.
Vintage guitar serial numbers - aria aria pro ii serial numbers articles guitar gallery about us serial numbers began to be used at least for aria guitars, made by matsumoku, the serial number contains the year of manufacture in the first 2 digits. Dating aria pro ii guitars the artstar factory was the tendura factory and i was hoping that lt commander roadster was going to join the dots herehe is probably busy in the engine room fiddling with the warp drive captain ibanez 1984 to 1996 example serial number f232104 f=fujigen 2=1992 as an example 3=march production so 1=jan 12=dec 2104 guitar built for that month 2104th made 1975 to. Statement, i know, but when you compare these guitars to early greco, tokai and aria pro ii clones, they just come up a little short in the mojo and vibe department if you want a gibson guitar, and want it made right, then an orville will do. At least for aria guitars, made by matsumoku, the serial number contains the year of manufacture in the first 2 digits, thus a guitar from 1979 would have a serial number, such as 79#### the manufacturing of aria guitars were subcontracted out to matsumoku from 1964 to 1986.
Case in point: aria pro ii is one of several brands of guitars that were made in the matsumoku factory in japan during the late 70's and early 80's like you said, brands change, and the japanese-made arias and aria pro ii's from that time period have nothing to do with the aria guitars & basses made today (which i would agree are cheap. Aria pro ii mac-max features beautiful carved top body with emg pickup and floyd rose tremolo unit spoke wheel truss rod is employed to enable you to adjust the neck while it’s still bolted on spoke wheel truss rod is employed to enable you to adjust the neck while it’s still bolted on. Aria pro ii did some copies of famous american guitars like the fender stratocaster and the gibson les paul though it also did it own style of guitars in the 70s and early 80s the company came into its own in the united states with a series of high end professional instruments.