With this acquisition, the headquarters based in St. However, the guitar repair and set-up shop was still located in St. In 2009, Mark Ragin moved Alvarez guitars back to St. Blue Book of Acoustic Guitar Values Online Subscription This online subscription contains the entire database of the current Blue Book of Acoustic Guitars, but it also has many features not available with the printed version, including quarterly updates, complete search abilities, and inventory capabilities through Gear Tracker!
Alvarez support should be able to give you a definitive answer, but I believe the letter prefix is a factory designation, and the first digit gives the year.
By reading the number stamped on the heel block of your Yairi, you can tell in which year it was made.
Hi, Is there a resource online where I can check the date my late father's Alvarez RD8 was manufactured? My father passed away about two and a half weeks ago. Yairi Luvr is an excellent source for Alvarez and Alvarez Yairi info.
The only serial numbers listed on Alvarez's website is for their Yairi guitars. It is special because of who owned it and not because of what it is. I was unable to find anything online or a email address for Alvarez. Thanks, Rob PS: I did upload photos to the photo gallery. Alvarez support should be able to give you a definitive answer, but I believe the letter prefix is a factory designation, and the first digit gives the year. Go to the forum on the site labeled "Alvarez and Alvarez Yairi Info.
Blue Book of Guitar Amplifier Values Online Subscription The Blue Book of Guitar Amplifiers is available through our website as an online subscription!