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Many of Fender Contemporary Stratocaster and Telecaster models had Fender Japan E serial number prefix at the beginning of their serial numbers but in fact Fender never produced a line of guitars named the "E series".
When CBS sold Fender to its current owners in 1984 there was a transitional period from 1984 to 1987 with limited Fender USA production resulting in mostly Fender Japan and leftover USA made guitars being sold.
The slightly wider pivot screw spacing of the System 1 bridge needs a Floyd Rose licensed bridge design with one pivot screw cutaway that extends to the edge of the bridge allowing the Floyd Rose licensed bridge to mount onto the System 1 pivot screws.
This configuration is most common in a "Floyd Rose Gotoh" bridge.
He has also been named by 'BBC' as one of the '100 Greatest Britons', and by the 'Rolling Stone' magazine as one of the 'Top 100 Singers of All Time'.
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I WAS AMAZED AT THE DIFFERENCE IN GUITAR TRADE AND DEALING IN JAPAN IN COMPARISON TO THE U S A .
The System I, II and III tremolo systems were manufactured in Germany by Schaller.FIRST AS YOU HAVE HEARD 100 TIMES ON THIS SITE AND OTHERS, THAT IF NOT FOR THE JAPANESE PRIDE IN WORKMANSHIP AND PERSISTANCE OF PUTTING OUT A GREAT PRODUCT, WHETHER IT BE GUITARS OR CARS, WATCHES, CAMERAS, TAPE RECORDERS AND NOW DIGITAL RECORDING STUDIO'S, HEY EVEN THOSE SO-CALLED AMERICAN BRANDS HAVE NIPPON CHIPS IN THEM.Somara, Maybe you can teach me something I don't understand.The EIA assigns each manufacturer a three-digit code (there are some with one, two or four digits).When dating an instrument by the ‘pot code,’ keep two things in mind: The potentiometers must be original to the piece (new solder, or a date code that is off by ten or more years is a good giveaway to spot replacement pots); and the pot code only indicates when the potentiometer was manufactured!