Sax on the Web Forum Archive / Alto Saxophone / Date of manufacture?

Tommy
User ID: 9405543
Jan 6th 8:54 AM
Hi, I was wondering if anyone would be able to tell me when my Yanagisawa alto 990 serial # 00176858 was made? Thanks!
Fun Bun
User ID: 1174374
Jan 7th 7:32 AM
Somewhere on the web exists a serial number timeline of Yani horns. Just do a search and you will turn up something.
Thomas
User ID: 9279843
Jan 7th 11:01 AM
1991-92,probably closer to 92-got it from s.goodson's site
Troy
User ID: 0429484
Jan 7th 7:33 PM
Here you go..

1972 - 12729030
1973 - 12731254
1974 - 12745400
1975 - 12753382
1976 - 12764553
1977 - 12775790
1978 - 12781317
1979 - 12791801
1980 - 00102143
1981 - 00106981
1982 - 00111892
1983 - 00117142
1984 - 00122663
1985 - 00128485
1986 - 00134903
1987 - 00141658
1988 - 00148774
1989 - 00156006
1990 - 00162968
1991 - 00170073
1992 - 00177116
1993 - 00184318
1994 - 00189050
1995 - 00197400
1996 - 00205400
1997 - 00213000
1998 - 00219500
1999 - 00228250
2000 - 00235000
Tommy
User ID: 9405543
Jan 7th 10:08 PM
Thanks a lot guys! You are legends.