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Late 70's Strats have the serial number on the headstock below 'Fender'.
The number will have an 'S' prefix (possibly an 'E', read below) followed by a six digit number.
In this case it stands for the 3rd week of 1980 and was a Thursday.
Ignore all the "FRR" stamps you'll find on the neck base and in the neck pocket.
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So, you can't afford that '54 Strat, or that '64, or even that '74 for that matter.
Your last chance to own a vintage Fender Stratocaster is with the guitars of the late 1970's.
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The first three digits refer to the manufacturer, CTS.
The last four are broken up into pairs, where the first two, 78, stand for 1978 and the last two stand for the week, which is the 18th.
Be aware of another code found on these pots, 013446.
It has nothing to do with the date as I've seen the exact same code of pots ranging from 1977 - 1981 strats.
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First four digits are paired up, 09 is the model number for the Stratocaster, and 00 is the neck configuration, in his case a fretted Maple neck with a Rosewood fingerboard. 38 is the week, 9 stands for the year, 1979, and 3 is the day of the week, which is Wednesday.