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1.    01/24/12    Sub bass(stingray type) s/n X09926, white body, metal type scratchplate, fretted neck, SUB BASS on headstock, body dated 02 OCT 2005.
2.    01/22/12    Has anyone ever heard of a Musicman Sabre Bass with a Gibson V style headstock that says "Bad Boy". Thanks
3.    01/19/12    Orig. Owner of: B022708, 1983, trans red, maple neck, topload bridge, serial on bridge, black PG, 4 bolt neck
4.    01/17/12    SR5 serial 52997. looks like ash body. lined fretless. trans blue/teal
5.    01/14/12    I got my Stingray in 1990 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Its serial number is B006879. Thanks to this site I know now that is a 1978. Black pg, maple neck, could had been repainted in black from original white. Mute pads removed.
6.    01/13/12    For the list :26347 Now Natual. I think thats not original. Hannover Germany
7.    01/11/12    I' m about to say goodbye to my SUB Sterling (serial #: X12989) :/ Hope to get my hands on a StingRay sometime in the future...
8.    01/09/12    Also StingRay HH 4 "SLO Special" Custom, Graphite Pearl, Black Perloid Pickguard, ebony fretboard. Completed Nov 25th, 2009 Serial # E72356.
9.    01/09/12    For your list, StingRay 5, Black Sparkle, Black Perloid pickguard, matching headstock, & a maple neck. Serial number E18945 completed Nov 15th, 2000.
10.    01/09/12    I am still rockin' my 77 Stingray purchased @ Quigley Music in Kansas City, MO in the winter of 1978. It has been played hard for many years and now does not leave home much. Have used the same 130 watt MM head for all of these years too. Good investment!
11.    01/08/12    For your info. Pre EB Music Man Sabre Bass, black with maple neck. Serial C004795, resides Bournemouth UK
12.    01/05/12    I have owned and loved my 1990 2 Band Stingray for nearly 14 months now. Light blue, with string damps etc. Serial 31929. Has pickup changed to the Nordstrand. Great guitar.
13.    01/04/12    2 days ago i bought Musicman Stingray B001301 (natural body, black pickguard, white pickup). The body was made 01/05/77 and the neck was made 05/12/77. I'm very happy to own it!
14.    01/04/12    For the list: 50520 Black, birdseye maple neck, 5 string. Also, 50722 Burgundy, Pau Ferro unlined fretless 5 string. Both Yorkshire, England.
15.    01/03/12    I own a Stingray 5 in Candy Apple Red with a White Perloid pg and a maple neck. I bought it off eBay in December 2011, previously owned by a Gosple band player. serial E21682
16.    12/22/11    Just Brousing Around.
17.    12/19/11    Please add serial number F25886 Transparent Red Sterling 5 HH with white perloid PG
18.    12/17/11    Please add Pe-EB Sabre #C003332 natural, maple neck, original owner
19.    12/17/11    Please add the s/n C003116 of my MM Sabre, Mocha Brown, maple neck and black pg (built in 1979), it's a second hand and she live now in Rouen- France -
20.    12/16/11    2006 sub bass active white X15348 d p p/g
21.    12/13/11    I would like to submit a couple of my Pre EB MusicMan Basses for your great Site.The First is a Ser#C005711 Cutlass II natural with Black Pickguard,also my ccompleted Sabre which i sent ser#C004515 neck date in a while back.Also would like to provide phol
22.    12/13/11    Own Sting Ray sunburst w/rosewood fretted neck. B019532. Neck dated FEB 04 1980. Body dated JAN 25 1980. Black pick guard. Headstock logo does not contain circle R or TM. Is that normal?
23.    12/11/11    I now own boo6272 white which is now yellow with maple/maple neck black pickguard
24.    12/06/11    s/n B007398 Black (terrible paint, most likely not orig) Black pg., maple neck w/ added hipshot. Bought in Atlanta, Ga around '04
25.    12/04/11    добрый день,я бы хотел получить информацию по моему инструменту,music man sting ray 5,серийный номер 52296,спасибо.
26.    12/02/11    Have a music man frettless bass serial #B014233 want info about year made any value thank you
27.    11/30/11    I have a pre-EB Music Man Sabre Bass, serial number C002027. It was owned/used by Conjunto Music Hall of Famer George Orosco, El Dueto Carta Blanca de Jorge y Mague. Awesome, deep thundering bass.
28.    11/26/11    Hi, I am looking for an 79-80 ASH SUNBURST stingray.....would trade against my Inca Silver, thanks
29.    11/23/11    it is i, mr.dabbi. love de basses
30.    11/14/11    I own a pre-EB Music Man Stingray circa 1979; s/n B016198 Sunburst, maple neck, black pg. Purchased 2nd-hand (on consignment) from Giuliano's Custom Guitar shop in White Plains, NY sometime around 1986.
31.    11/14/11    E20763 SR5 Black w. Maple Neck owned by Fritsoo
32.    11/12/11    Add to list and open for offer, Sting Ray serial # B021858 Red, maple neck, clear pickguard,
33.    11/02/11    Please add Pre EB serial #C003864 natural, black pg. Norway. Great site!
34.    11/01/11    I have a black EB Music Man serial# B023463 trying to figure the correct year, I just found yer site, Awesome, thanks!
35.    10/26/11    Previous owner of Pre-EB Sting Ray B008068 would like to contact present owner
36.    10/25/11    For the list: StringRay 5 : E16724 - Black Sparkle with matching headstock, maple board, ceramic pickup. DOB 8/2/2000.
37.    10/21/11    Hello , Im Fabin and I live in santiago of Chile. I need to know what year it is my bass guitar, features, and color. Your answer would help me a lot. thanks
38.    10/12/11    Original owner of B010709 purchased at Grasins Music in Hempstead NY 1977.
39.    10/10/11    Love 'em... have six.... I'll post s/n and description in a bit. Just bought 39631, trans red ,maple neck/fretboard, oil finished, 6-bolt , truss rod wheel, 3-band, BWB pickguard; would like to buy a clear to replace it... where do I get a real one? ~TR
40.    10/10/11    To had. may 12 1992. StingRay 5 Sunburst, white pickguard with maple neck. seriel 52891
41.    10/09/11    I found a Music Man Sabre Bass in a chest inside an abandoned storage unit I purchased at auction. Serial #B021530 - does anyone know anything about this bass? I'm a non-musician and will be selling it but would like to know more about it first.
42.    10/08/11    Serial no. B004373 Tobacco Brown Maple Neck I think 1977 I bought it used in 2006.
43.    10/06/11    I have sunburst Stinray bass #BO12023 think its '77. Can anyone confirm?
44.    10/06/11    Add to list Stingray 30th Anniversary E55146. Resides in UK
45.    10/05/11    i have bongo #11025 in red
46.    10/04/11    For the list: Sterling Nr 47873, purchased around 2000, purple. Thank you!
47.    10/03/11    Pleas add: Stingray 20th #A01431. Quilted top. Rosewood fingerboard. Fretted. Owner in U.K.
48.    10/03/11    Je suis depuis peu l heureux proprietaire d'une MUSICMAN STINGRAY DE 1999 j ai pu faire la dotattion grace a votre site encore bravo et merci
49.    09/30/11    Add to list: F25335, May 2009, E/B Sterling, teal, white pearloid pickguard, maple board
50.    09/30/11    MM I have a limited series, how do you send pictures to you? I'm from Brazil, hugs!
51.    09/29/11    Orig Owner S#26618 Aug 6 87 See Thru Teal highly figured birdseye maple neck Was display bass at the 1987 Musik Messe in frankfurt germany. Bass has a custom made P/U made by Pat Bartolini... Would like to send a pic...
52.    09/28/11    Sorry, gave you the wrong DOB: The correct one is 7/27/2010 for B051892. Greets, Peter
53.    09/28/11    Encore merci!!!!
54.    09/28/11    J'ai acheté une STINGRAY 4C depuis peu , dont je suis plus que comptant et grace a votre suivi de numero de serie j'ai pu en deduire qu'elle est de 1999
55.    09/26/11    Hi, for the list: B051892 Mint Green Body, Maple Fretboard, 2011 (2010?)
56.    09/26/11    I own a wonderful Pre-EB B002298, Natural finish, maple neck, white pickup & rare white pickgard, 12/20/76 body date (Joey & JPQ), 02/02/77 neck date (Away), epoxy pre-amp, all original. Thanx.
57.    09/23/11    Please Add.....Ser# 26195 Black SR4 Birdseye Maple Neck 2 EQ Original Black PG now Chrome.
58.    09/18/11    For the list: B019418: Left handed natural, rosewood kneck, through body strings. My main bass for at least 10 years. London England
59.    09/15/11    Congratulations on this fantastic site!!!! Can you tell me where can I find a replacement jack for the 2005 Stingray? Thanks!!
60.    09/15/11    I am the present owner of pre-EB MM StingRay bass from 1977 - serial no B005965. Anyone familiar with it's history? email -
61.    09/13/11    Just got another pre EB stingray in my quiver and it is a stunner! Black with white guard 1979 B021056,neck dated Oct 12 1979 body Nov 4 1979 pots 7919 super light and in near mint condition! These are getting hard to come by...Thanks for the great site!!
62.    09/09/11    I own B003262 66/67 musicman she is in excellent shape.Would like to post a picture
63.    09/07/11    Got an Ernie Ball & it's FUNKI, But Wishing for a real MusicMan
64.    09/06/11    Reply to 2010 post below: I used to own Black 1979 Musicman Sabre # C003715 with two "Gordon Custom MM" necks.
65.    09/04/11    Please add to list: Stingray 4, maple neck, rosewood board, sunburst, 3 EQ. Serial # E45577 DOB May 12, 2005.
66.    09/04/11    For the List: 1992 Stingray 4, purchased 2001 in LV, NV. #35784. Black, Black PG, Rosewood fingerboard, 3 band EQ.
67.    09/03/11    I Have Music Man String Bass B011916 Pat No.403179 But Not Have Series No. On Triangle Plate
68.    09/02/11    Hi I have obtained a '76 Stringray fretless B002005 - what do I have?
69.    09/01/11    for database: MM Sterling piezo bought in 2004, rare lavender color with matching headstock and rosewood fretboard. F02436
70.    09/01/11    UPDATE TO DATABASE: D 06698 Ernie Ball Music Man StingRay 4 Trans Teal Green with flamed maple neck. I believe it to be a 1997. Gotoh snap-in battery cover. Six-Bolt neck. Black pickguard. 2-band eq. Chrome Hardware.Located in the netherlands
71.    08/30/11    Hi, I just bought a used 4 string EB Stingray with serial number E23466, but I can't find it listed anywhere. Can you help?
72.    08/28/11    Thanks for your site ! For the list - B009820 Black Body Nov 7 1978, Maple neck Nov 17 1978, Circled R, Original everything
73.    08/23/11    Hi, I tried to e-mail but no luck. Need help w bass, serial B002870. Sabre fretless neck w ebony. Natural Stingray body. Supposedly custom order by orig owner. He also had the fretted twin. Factory had fretless Sabre neck lying around, maybe? I dunno.
74.    08/22/11    Help!!! How do you adjust the trust rod of the Sting ray 5 string Dahhh!
75.    08/18/11    For the list: I have a beautiful natural finish 1977 pre-Ernie Ball Music Man Stingray bass, Serial #B005579, bought in honor of Bernard Edwards and Sade's great bassist Paul S. Denman.
76.    08/16/11    Add to list: Purchased in 2001, Sterling 4H, Natural with Rosewood neck, tortoise shell pg, F03886
77.    08/15/11    Add to list: 50634 '89? Stingray 5 Cream body, maple board.
78.    08/11/11    Add to list: E73578, 2009 StingRay 4 HH - Ice Blue metallic. String thru body, maple FB
79.    08/09/11    I am trying to find the DOB for B003279, Black SR 4 with Black /Maple, epoxy neck. thank you
80.    08/05/11    Got another pre EB in my arsenal! A minty 1982 natural stingray.Now I have 3 and looking for more!1
81.    08/01/11    i am original owner of a mm/eb stingray, sunburst/birdseye maple neck,and fingerboard,white pick guard, single custom eb humbucker p/u...serial #30370, excelent condition. add to list please.going up for sale today on ebay.
82.    07/29/11    Pre-EB Stingray, B002024. Supposedly made on the 1st November, 1976? Original MM bridge, three screw nack plate, string mutes and through body ferrules. Dark tobacco sunburst. Original white sp replaced with a mirror sp.
83.    07/29/11    I own a, pre-EB, Stingray. B002024.
84.    07/28/11    Have Stingray #B010571.....Fretless maple neck...I was a dealer in the 70's......this was a freebie from Leo Fender for evaluating prototypes for a year. Play it all the time...what do I have?
85.    07/19/11    Hello, I am the original owner of Stingray w/Radio knobs.. B002498 ( purchased in 76)- would love to add a photo to your site, please let me know how to submit.
86.    07/19/11    X08318 11/11/04 SUB 5 Textured Black w/ Diamondplate PG and Passive Electronics & X12932 6/22/05 SUB Sterling Textured Cinnamon (from EBMM "less than 100 made in this color") w/ Flat Black PG (changed to White Pearloid)
87.    07/17/11    i have just bought a 30th anniversary lovely bass from about 2006 it was made serial number (B55300) could you add this to your list thanks
88.    07/11/11    I own a B015210 PreEB Stingray, assumably from 1979. The colour is somewhat close to light blue / turquoise. As I'm not the original owner, dunno anything about the history. Somehow it made it's way to Finland.
89.    07/11/11    Hello. Do you know if it's possible to find a repro Saber Bass headstock logo? ( can't be the only one who needs this)
90.    07/09/11    Add to list: BOO3273, '76 - '77 Stingray - sunburst - maple neck w/blk pup & pg, all original, still sounds great
91.    07/08/11    current owner of LH SR4 L00253 DOB 1997/01/20 by DS natural w/rosewood fb black pg looks factory-fresh "it's mine 'til I die"
92.    07/07/11    Now I have more information: SR5, Serial 55911, DOB 3/14/95, natural, fingerboard rosewood, black pickguard
93.    07/07/11    Hello, Trying to find a DOB for serial number B022975 thank you for your help. Tobacco sunburst
94.    07/06/11    Stingray5 HH 2007 LE Blue Down, Mapple, Black Keys and Black Bridge... Seriel no. E42404
95.    07/03/11    I own a music man stingray bass.I bought it 1977 or 1978, black body, maple neck, natural headstock, serial number on plate B006574. I'm the original owner and is seeking any history on this bass. To this day it's the best bass i have got.
96.    07/03/11    Hi mates! Love this page! I own a MMSR5, Single H, # 55911. Natural finish, rosewood fingerboard, the lovliest bass I ever had/have.
97.    07/02/11    He.I have a old Music Man Sting Ray year is that Bass from.
98.    06/26/11    Just want to add my EB MM Sterling 5 bass to your site serial number F21792 HH teal pearl with black pick guard
99.    06/23/11    Hi I have owned a musicman bass for 20 years, since the age of 19, B011681 PAT NO: 4031799. Could you tell me what year it was made please, I think 1978.
100.    06/22/11    for database XO2752 07/31/2003 Passive black SUB
101.    06/21/11    !978 sabre bass, Not sure of the color name, factory special order "Forest green?" Have maple neck, fretless ebony neck, looking for a fretted ebony neck to finish the collection...
102.    06/19/11    STOLEN: Musicman Sterling Serial# F06082 please call 803-608-4460
103.    06/19/11    Stingray 4 Blueburst E46733 Maple Neck
104.    06/15/11    Signed By FLEA 2005 Limited Edition Stingray - Cream body with Brown marble pick guard - love it!
105.    06/13/11    I have been collecting parts for my 77 stingray for over fifteen years. It is one of five stingrays that I own, including 100th anv. namm. I'm down to only needing the bridge, any help would be great.
106.    06/10/11    Stingray B004374 Not sure how to date it exactly. I'm the original owner. Eggshell white beuatifully aged.
107.    06/10/11    Classic SR4- # B50673 Purchased New 12 Feb. 2011 Tobacco Burst- Bird's eye Maple- Blk. P/G- Blk. Pup Thanks
108.    06/09/11    add to list: SR4 E03058 DOB 1998/07/30 ash pearl blue maple white pearl pg 3-bd. EQ and SR5 57079 DOB 1996/06/18 alder trans red black pg. rosewood
109.    06/07/11    proud owner of B007229 natural -love it also have a brand new one not as much oumf!1
110.    06/05/11    I want to add my Sterling 5 HH to your database F22463 Black/black, rosewood, natural headstock
111.    06/02/11    Hey - Cool site - I have #44331 - Serial stamped on bridge - Black with Black Pickguard and Rosewood neck.
112.    06/02/11    5 cuerdas serie 53394 argentina
113.    06/01/11    I own a Pacific Burst Sterling F27379 maple neck with one pickup. This is the bass with best material and craftsmanship = best sound that I've ever owned.
114.    06/01/11    Sting Ray 26957 , 1988 trans blue birdseye MN with rosewood fingerboard, transparent pickguard, bullet truss rod, pre-EB top load bridge with mute. Sting Ray E 46513, 2005 Ltd Edition butterscotch w/ matching headstock, rosewood fingerboard.
115.    05/30/11    I would like to add one of my Stingrays s/n D07284 on bridge, natural ash body with maple neck .PG White 2 band EQ
116.    05/23/11    B025902 early 1982 stingray (all original electronic : 81 pots, electrolytics caps, no outboard protection resistor) black body & pick, rosewood neck, 4 bolt neck, all original except new frets & neck varnish refinished
117.    05/18/11    B 004460 Inca Silver ad to list
118.    05/18/11    Im owner of a 4string MusicMan Stingray(HoneyBurst) 3 eq from 1994. Serial: 43623
119.    05/08/11    Greetings, just acquired a late 76'/early 77' Stingray: B002506 natural finish w maple neck. Sounds killer!
120.    05/08/11    ... the best Bass Guitar that i ever know...
121.    04/30/11    B003625 1977 Stingray (refinished - unsure original colour) and B001847 Stingray 1976 (special order white)
122.    04/29/11    I am the original owner of B017695 - stingray natural ,rosewood nenck,no pickgurad
123.    04/28/11    boys, Desperately seeking a Music Man Stingray 1976 o 77 sunburst
124.    04/26/11    I'd like to add this Stingray to your list: S/N E47446, 2005 LE Stingray 4H, Buttercream, Tort P/G, Rosewood F/B, DOB 6/8/2005
125.    04/25/11    Just for the record I bought my stingray B006064 Feb, 1978 and still own it. It's natural w/blk pg, maple neck.
126.    04/25/11    I am the original owner of B007120- Stingray, walnut,maple. I think I had it imported from the states in late 77,early 78
127.    04/25/11    for the database: SR5 HS s/n E61686 black sapphire, rosewood neck, black pickguard. Dated - 2007, Sept 3. From Russia
128.    04/24/11    I have a Honey Sr4 3eq Maple, white pickguard (now clear) SN EO3274. bought around 99 UK , think its a 98
129.    04/24/11    I have Cutless 1 SN B022783 Black
130.    04/24/11    I have SR5 Trans. Blue SN.51952 W/ Birds eye neck
131.    04/23/11    hello, Seeking Music Man Sting Ray 1976-77 color sunburst. this is my email. I will pay very well
132.    04/12/11    For the database : S/No E42498 - Stingray HH, Maple Neck, 2007 Ltd Edition Blue Dawn (Original owner)
133.    03/24/11    i am the original onwer of boo2134 can't realy explain how much I love this guitar
134.    03/22/11    for your database: 2008 LE ebony stingray E68495 ( germany )
135.    03/21/11    I recently bought Sabre Bass, C004151, triburst ,maple neck
136.    03/18/11    Hi all, i have found a stingray dated may 1980, rosewood neck , body is tobacco sunburst, ser.Nr. B021356. I don't know if the body is alder or poplar perhaps ? it's heavy, but i think it's not ash. The polepieces are not flus with the plastic PU house..
137.    03/16/11    Hi another one for the serial list, StingRay5 Blue Pearl with glossy black pg & knobs, Maple fb serial E74898 EBMM says Feb 3rd 2010, Thanks
138.    03/16/11    Hi I have my pre EB natural ray listed in your serial number section but the last 2 digits are XX's? Its B025330 Natural, White pg, Black pickup cover,Body date stamp and hand written as 24th Nov 1982. Neck has no date but signed one clearly sng,Thanks.
139.    03/12/11    I have a MM SABRE (1979 - 1984) and I can't find a tool small enough to adjust the bridge. Do you know what tool to use?
140.    03/08/11    For the database, I have a MusicMan Sterling, Natural finish, maple neck, black pg, 5 bolt recessed neckplate, dated 6th June 1996 on bass pot . Serial # B03442 on bridge. Beautiful bass to play, still my prime bass over Fender and Gibson
141.    03/04/11    i am the orig. owner of B008254-sting ray, choc. brown,blk pick grd.
142.    02/27/11    Would you please add the Sterling p'up and preamp info to your site? Also, I have an SUB4 #X00003 White. Passive. 2003.
143.    02/25/11    F 13392 White, Rosewood, Black PEarl pg
144.    02/25/11    29043 Sr5 Black, Maple, Black pg
145.    02/24/11    For the database: B023300 natural finish, maple neck, black pickguard. Dated May 5th, 1983. Serial on bridge
146.    02/23/11    B001008 I will give it to a favorite musician in a few days.
147.    02/22/11    for the database: SR4 1978 s/n B010906 on bridge-Sunburst body, maple neck, 3 bolt neckplate, black pickguard.,
148.    02/20/11    Stingray 4 string fretless B002656 neck Dec 1976 signed Andy, body June 1976. Now with ebony fingerboard
149.    02/18/11    just bought a 1979 musicman sabre bass serial # coo1699 tobacco burst ,black pg, original tear drop case in good shape, original mutes but dried out, i,m glad i bought it, love it thanks
150.    02/16/11    For the SR5 database: S/N: 52102. Ernie Ball rep stated bass was completed on 5-13-92. Natural ash body, bird's eye maple neck / headstock, rosewood fingerboard, tortoise shell pick guard. Purchased used 10-15-98
151.    02/15/11    Add to database - B004681 - Beautiful sunburst with maple neck
152.    02/13/11    Hello - I'm looking for either a 76 Stingray, or 80's Cutlass. Please email me if you have one for sale thanks
153.    02/12/11    B025674 Sting Ray. Body & neck date: 1/20/1983. Orange Burst Curly Maple with clear pickguard. One-piece Maple neck/board with skunk stripe. Top load bridge with mute assembly. Four-bolt neck plate with "Made in USA" Weight: 9.6lbs. Original case.
154.    02/09/11    For the database: E55514 MusicMan Stingray 30th anniversary thanks :)
155.    02/06/11    for the database. stingray bass EO1757, cherry s/burst r/wood f/b. 3 EQ awesome. Glynne Jones, Wales
156.    02/02/11    for the database have S.U.B serial number X04689, teal not active
157.    02/02/11    B 023457. guessing it's 85. lt mid orange to darker outer orange. clear pickguard
158.    02/01/11    For the database: 36393 SR4, black body, black pickguard, maple neck, dated December 8 1992
159.    01/31/11    For Stingray database: B015738, bought second hand ca. 1991; natural body, 3 bolt neckplate, strings through body, serial number and 'Music Man' on bridgetail, encircled 'R' on headstock; not original: black pickguard and ebony fretboard (on maple neck)
160.    01/30/11    Brilliant website, thanks from Auckland, NZ. For the data base: B012764, 1979. Walnut with Maple. Black pg. Serial on bridge.
161.    01/28/11    database: C004516 is in Sweden. Dad part of a famous Scandinavian band, passed away some months ago and played it uptil a year ago. Original case too I think. What shall I do with it? Anyone knows the value?
162.    01/24/11    Have a natural w/ maple neck # B022948 bought new in 1982 in Little Rock , Ar k. at jackson music store
163.    01/24/11    Sabre C004060 sunburst, maple ,black pg and pups. circa 80's
164.    01/24/11    hello I own an ernie ball sabre of 1983 I'm trying to get the schematic for the assembly of the switch 5 position because it is not properly wired and I do not use the full potential of this superb bass thank you in advance vince
165.    01/21/11    I believe I have a 1978 musicman Sabre maple neck fretless bass. Where do I find the serial number?
166.    01/21/11    One more for the list B006613 White body, maple neck, black pickguard
167.    01/16/11    For the database: B002276 is natur with maple neck,encirlcled R on headstock logo, black PG, white PUP, pots xxx7733, neck dated -77, preamp gen.2 - type 1
168.    01/14/11    I have a sabre bass, S/N . COO5564. ( What year was it born ? ). Anybody help ?. Its kinda tired, & the neck can't be trusted in a "Live" performance. But its still my baby, Is it worth paying a luthier to fix it, (or do a Pete Townsend at the next show)?
169.    01/11/11    B002885,natural body, maple neck,3 bolt neck plate,orig owner, bought Dothan,Al @ Metro Music late 70's..anyone know the date of birth???76'or77',,
170.    01/11/11    For the Sabre database: C004026 Sunburst body, maple neck, black pickguard, exposed pole pieces, toggle p/u switch. dated 1979, perfect condition, still regularly used and plays like a dream!
171.    01/07/11    Sterling 5 purchased new August 19 2008. Ash body with black cherry burst finish and maple neck, serial F19470
172.    01/07/11    For Database: Music Man Bongo5, serial number F08916, Lava Pearl HH with Rosewood fretboard. It was completed on January 25th, 2006. From Belarus, Minsk.
173.    01/03/11    for the database: 26905 honeyburst body, rosewood neck, transparent pickguard, dated march 3, 1989
174.    12/30/10    For the Stingray database: B002382 Sunburst body, maple neck, black pickguard. Dated 1977.
175.    12/29/10    Are there any pre-fire photos available of Tony Levin's 3-string? In the mid-90's Bass Player featured it on the cover and a great shot of TL on a Harley.
176.    12/28/10    Just added an all original black 78 stingray...Wild thing is neck is dated March 16 1978....MY BIRTHDAY!!! How cool is that!
177.    12/20/10    SR5 #59432 Black, Maple Neck, black pickguard
178.    12/19/10    Hi, friends again ... For the database my another bass: Music Man StingRay 5 Electric Pace Car Blue, serial number E70835. Thanks!
179.    12/19/10    Hi, friends! For the database: Music Man Bongo 6 Dargie Delight II serial number F11265. Congratulations for the website!
180.    12/18/10    Hi I would like to register my EBMM SR5, Ash body natural, neck birds eye maple, rosewood fretboard in your database, serial number 52379. 1991. Alive and well in the UK. Many thanks.
181.    12/15/10    where can I buy original bridegs musicman? you can info to
182.    12/13/10    I would like to register both of my single pickup sterling basses to your database - F19389 pacific blue burst fretless lined special order made from 12/2007-2/2008 & F04490 cherry sparkleburst with matching painted headstock, unsure of when it was made
183.    12/02/10    i am the proud owner of a pre EB ray Natural with maple neck serial no. B008669, can you please date this for me, i would also like to put it on your website once dated etc... many thanks.
184.    11/21/10    I am original owner of a Stingray ser #B003310, not sure of year but I think it's 76 or 77
185.    11/13/10    Hi, I just bought a used 1996 Stingray 4 in Singapore. #49215. Honeyburst, Maple fretboard, White pickguard, "Flea" bridge or trans bridge. 3 band EQ,
186.    11/10/10    Add B005845 to the list. Vintage Sunburst, birdseye mapleneck, black pg and pup.. the ultimate bass!
187.    11/09/10    I have a 1977 Stingray and need a pre amp board. Can anyone offer me the a contact to buy one. thanks. Shane from New Zealand.
188.    11/08/10    Present owner of EBMM SUB X07478. Red, original everything. DOB is 7/8/04. DOES say "Bass" under SUB. Active, 4 string.
189.    11/06/10    MM SR4 E20721 Natural, maple fret board, black pickguard, 3-band EQ
190.    11/03/10    More info on B005706: Body brown (Aug 11 1977), neck maple (Aug 8 1977), black PUP and pickguard.
191.    10/31/10    Hi, would like to register my SR5 in your data base, E63046 White body white pickguard maple neck and headstock. it's rocking in England. Thanks
192.    10/24/10    2004 Bongo five string Saphire Black dual humbucker with piezo. Serial number F10864
193.    10/24/10    I have a Sabre (sunburst) sn# C004293. Had the neck off 20 years ago and I think it had 1972 on it. I bought it in the early 80's used. Original owner was about to trade it in on an Alembic at a local music store in Tampa, FL when I intercepted it.
194.    10/23/10    I would like to post pix of my SABRE'85 & STINGRAY'99..what I need to do?
195.    10/21/10    I'm from Brazil and would like to know how to send a photo of my bass to publish on the site?
196.    10/20/10    Owner of E14807, honeyburst w/rosewood white/pup/guard bought it 9/00
197.    10/18/10    I have a Sabre bass # COO4419 and would love to know more about it. I'm not even sure what year it is, any help would be appreciated. You can email me at
198.    10/18/10    hola me siento super comodo con mi stingray 5 hh pero la pintura de la cabeza se despego, esto parece ser por falta de pegado, me gustaria mandarles unas fotos sobre lo sucedidido.. muchas gracias fue una compra exitosa pero ya mi bajo se ve un poco mal.
199.    10/17/10    Owner of a 78' Sting Ray B007039 - White w/Black pick guard, maple neck, strings thru the body. Playing this bass is like wearing your favorite broken in slippers.
200.    10/17/10    Add my Bongo bass to the list please, MM Bongo-4 "2008 limited Edition"s/n#21874. Dual Humbucker Pickup Configuration, Sequoia Gold Finish, Rosewood Fretboard, Gold Hardware, Limited 2008 Mother of Pearl Inlay On 12th Fret, Custom Lizardback Case.
201.    10/15/10    Is this an original MM Stingray serailnumber B027399 built in1988 ?
202.    10/05/10    I have what looks like a Sabre II, but has a Stingray neck. Have owned it for 21yrs. Someone told me that it may be a Sabre II prototype. Hence the Stingray neck...? Serial # C001527
203.    10/03/10    It took 32 years buti finally bought my 1st musicman bass I bought a 79 musicman stingray. I was in the 10th grade in 79 and i wanted a maple stringray. my son is in the 10th grade and he wants a musicman of his own. getting him the classic
204.    10/02/10    I am the owner of Pre EB Cutlass I B022799 Black w/graphite neck,
205.    09/29/10    For Database: I am a proud original owner of 50354 stingray SR5 natural body, black pickgard, maple. I still love playing with this beautifil instrument, Eggenwil, Switzerland
206.    09/27/10    I have a 4 string Stingray serial number E47921. Sunburst, rosewood neck, 3EQ. Awesome site!
207.    09/26/10    Original owner of B002830. Sunburst 3-bolt with maple neck. Purchased summer 1978 in Greenville, MS. I still have this bass and play it regularly.
208.    09/22/10    I have a Sterling, great condition, stripped to clean Serial No 39475, Body stamped 20 Dec93, Neck AB 1-13-93, Black with Maple neck
209.    09/22/10    Hi, I recently purchased a '79 White MN SR with B01267x (neck/body dates as in the serial no data-base). Like to contact previous owners
210.    09/20/10    For Database: E64408 DOB 14 JAN 2008, black SR4, black PG, piezo bridge, plain headstock, rosewood FB. Bought as used from a GC in Ohio and shipped to NY.
211.    09/16/10    Please add to list: Big Al 4 SSS F24885 - White with Tortoise pickguard, Alder body, rosewood fretboard, natural headstock, DOB 4/29/2009
212.    09/16/10    Hi can you please tell me witch year the Pre ernie ball stingray bass start's to be made? All the best
213.    09/15/10    Hi!!! MM Sterling s/n F12020, DOB oct 5 2004, transparent red, rosewood neck. Ukraine!!!
214.    09/11/10    I am the owner of Stingray E66807, build date, 09/02/08:)
215.    09/09/10    esse site de vocs simplesmente fantastico.
216.    09/04/10    I can"t find my serial number in your base,help me! My bass Sub Sterling serial x15472! mail maxim.neljubov@mail,ru
217.    09/01/10    I have a Musicman Sabre, maple/maple neck, white body serial # C003863
218.    08/30/10    Hello, i`m Gtz from germany and i own two stingray 5`s, that i love.The serialnumbers are E 67970 and E73688.
219.    08/29/10    E36736 trans orange 2 band 2003. hey!
220.    08/24/10    add to s/n index preEB stingray 1979 s/n B013342 Natural body, naple neck black pug bob in california. i'm the original owner includeds the MM strap, cord and original sticker.
221.    08/24/10    Please add to list: I have a Sabre C0006142- 1979 neck/ 1980 body Natural w/ Maple, Teardrop case
222.    08/21/10    Can you help me find bridge saddles for 78 sabreII guitar(not bass)
223.    08/20/10    hey, I own a Sub bass 4 string .Code:X08048 blue body the pickguard is made to look like a steel plate and has active pick ups , i'm not sure of when it was made because i got it second hand, but you can add it to your list anyway :D.
224.    08/17/10    Looking for Pre-EB string saddles..
226.    08/15/10    You Rule! So glad this site is alive!! -James Simonson
227.    08/12/10    Looking to trade a Stingray neck for a Sabre neck: I have an absolutely stunning birdseye Stingray neck, year unknown, and need a Sabre neck instead. Looking to do some kind of trade. My neck needs frets, as the old ones were pulled. No wear.
228.    08/12/10    CATALOGUE REQUEST
229.    08/12/10    28381, 1989, Original Sunburst/Honeyburst, 2 Band EQ, 4 bolt neck, Nottingham UK
230.    08/07/10    Hello! I have Musciman Cutlass propably 1980 (not sure), natural finish, black pickguard, serial: B023151
231.    08/07/10    Hello!I'm an Italian happy owner of a StingRay 4 Double Humbucker Vintage sunburst rosewood fterboard ,how to upload a pic?Thank's
232.    08/06/10    Music Man Sting Ray Bass s/n B002761 I hv pix, thnx
233.    08/06/10    For serial # register, I have 1996 20th Anniv SR #A01739, quilted maple top, lined fretless Pau Ferro fingerboard. In Florida, USA. Cheers, Steve
234.    08/04/10    I have a late 1998 stingray 5. Where can I download an original manual that would explain the functions
236.    08/01/10    Just found site. Add to serial number list, I have pre EB Stingray, serial number B013185, white, maple neck, black pick guard. Bought new in 1978 or 79 from music store in Sea Girt, NJ.
237.    08/01/10    Agur, my stingray, black body, black pickguard, rosewod neck, 3 E.Q. with serial number E31295 is made in June 2002. So clean, so strong, so perfect. Thanks.
238.    07/26/10    perfect
240.    07/25/10    Database update; I own a 1979 pre EB Sabre bass, sunburst body, black pickguard and maple neck. Neck dated Oct 4 1979 and the body is sept 17 1979.
241.    07/24/10    1984 Stingray BO15918 Black body with white plate.Maple neck. I bought it brand new in 1984. 800.00 dollars. Cream color case witha orange interior.I would imagine it was one of the last original line from the original Musicman,before Ernie Ball. l
242.    07/23/10    ref Stingray Bass B008133. I bought this bass 2nd hand from Reidys in Blackburn lancs in Summer 1978 (for285!!). I sold it to a guy from Chorley(?) Lancs in early '84, fool that I was then. Hope it's still going strong.
243.    07/23/10    Original owner of pre EB Stingray bass B008133 would like to contact present owner
244.    07/22/10    Music man SUB Bass, jan 2004, 4 string,active, 2band EQ, rosewood neck, teal
245.    07/21/10    Gavin, please tell me (once again) what was the last year for the 'Ray 5 to have alnico magnets? (What year did they go ceramic? Thanks Chuck Webb Columbus, Ohio USA
246.    07/20/10    Hello, I have a new Hot Rod Red Stingray 4 SLO Special, serial # E72402. I purchased it from Guitar Center on June 17, 2010
247.    07/17/10    Sub sterling white with diamond plate scratch plate, 3 band active x11877
248.    07/16/10    SR4 transred, white PG, all maple gunoil neck, E 01751, absolutely gorgeous bass. (though am still mouring the stupid sale of my beloved first real bass - '88 glossy clearcoat, all maple glossy neck, black PG SR4 -sigh- )
249.    07/16/10    Hya, was stupid enough to sell my '88 clear and maple SR4 2 years ago,, ..but am pleased to say i have a Ray back in the collection.
250.    07/15/10    MM Stingray purchased used sometime in the late 80's. B023628, black, pre-EB bridge...exact year unknown
251.    07/13/10    I just got EBMM 1989 Stngray5 trans-red from my friend, it is Maple neck,Rosewood finger board. I like to know what's wood body made for this one. It is great if I can get instruction manual for it.
252.    07/13/10    I have an sr5 s# 53133, maple neck, red-brown clear sunburst body, white scratchplate with single pickup. Purchased about 1995 from Bassplayer in Sydney.
253.    07/08/10    Just purchased SR5 2001 E25469 Trans Red with Maple board, black pickguard
254.    07/01/10    I am the original and only owner of Sabre Bass Ser. # 5376,a white Sabre with rosewood fb. The pre-boost diode & resistors replaced in 1983, all else is original.
255.    06/27/10    Hi, I have B010723 natural body, Maple neck. I am Japanese 44years old. I bought that in musick instruments store in 1982.
256.    06/22/10    Im looking for an unlined fretless SUB from Music Man (4-string). Would pay fair price and shipping to Germany. Thank You for any information:
257.    06/19/10    Black 1979 Musicman Sabre # C003715 with two "Gordon Custom MM" necks. One fretted and one fretless. Both have matching black headstocks with gold lettering. Neck dates 1983. Nothing on the web so any backgroung info much appreciated. Thanks.
258.    06/17/10    Hi, I just got a 77 Stingray :-). Some parts from the former muting-mechanism are missing. I would like to bring it up to it's original specs. Does anyone know where I could get those missing clamps and mute-screws? Best regards Dietmar
259.    06/17/10    My '78 Stingray has lost its body to a housefire! Can anyone supply very accurate reference for my lutier to make me a new one?
260.    06/17/10    E34478, 2002. Original sunburst, matching headstock. Black pg. 3 band EQ. All original
261.    06/03/10    It is a great side...much fun to see these brilliant bassguitars. I own a stingray No. B016302 natural finish with rosewood neck dated jan. 1979, body dated 21.Dez.1978. Greetings from germany. AK
262.    06/02/10    How were your list of serial numbers obtained, if I may asked? Why are many not listed if they came straight from the manufacturer's log? I own a 76, 77 and a 79 Sting Ray.
263.    06/01/10    I own a SR5 serial no 50310, peach ( same as Tony Levin ), rosewood
264.    05/28/10    E66095, Stingray5, blue pearl, white pearloid pickguard, white pick-up, maple neck
265.    05/26/10    I own a pre-EB vintage sunburst stingray bass with serial number B007523. Trying to track it's history
266.    05/25/10    I love all the great info on this site! I've been a proud owner of a 1979 Sabre [C001967] since 1990.
267.    05/24/10    For Database: I own the pre EB sabre serial# C0003022. it is indeed dark brown with blk pickgard, maple neck. Still in its original conditions. Missing mute pads from bridge. I believe it's a '79, however, I'm not sure. If you guys need pics let me know.
268.    05/23/10    E27878 Trans teal 4 string,Black p/g,3 band,Maple f/b, 2002?
269.    05/23/10    pre eb B025330 is a natural/white pickguard/maple fingerboard, Stamped Nov 24 1982
270.    05/20/10    Thanks for this site! Now I can repair my Stingray with reliable infos. My bass SN is 28477 (1989), red with transparent pickgard.
271.    05/15/10    B005166 Black Sting Ray Neck Date August 11. 1977
272.    05/12/10    I have a MM bass with serial number B0001099-its sunburst with a white pkg maple neck and knurled knobs.the lacquer looks a bit worn tho.fancy a pic?
273.    05/08/10    B023347 EB Stingray, Red with Maple, clear pg. 3EQ. Trans Logo headstock with bullet truss nut, 4 bolt neck, no made in USA on plate, hollow saddles, missing string mutes.
274.    05/07/10    I purchased a used Sabre Base back in 1989, Still a great bass serial # B023608. Dark blue body, w/maple neck, soap bar pick-ups - active (dark covers) w/clear pick guard, 5-way selector, VTB pots. Can someone help with year of neck and body, thanks. LJ
275.    05/01/10    I own a 77 fretted Stingray and a 79 fretless Stingray. Both natural body, one maple neck, one rosewood. Interested in pictures? Send me an email
276.    04/27/10    Hola amigos son los mejores bajos del mundo
277.    04/25/10    I have a Sterling with piezo, a SR5 and a Bongo, love the Musicman basses
278.    04/18/10    For database : SR5 - 53559, Natural w/ white pick guard, maple neck. (Norway)
279.    04/16/10    I have a stingray all maple B0033xx.
280.    04/14/10    Still hanging on to my maple body w/ black pg, & maple neck Stingray (SN B007026) which I purchased in Naugatuck, CT in 1977. All original (except strings, of course). 3-bolt neck plate. Still sounds great!
281.    04/13/10    I own pre-eb Stingray serial no. B011835
282.    04/10/10    nothing funks like a 79 stingray wish i knew what the color is- a chocolate brown
283.    04/09/10    Hi, I just wanted to post my SR5; E46105; honey burst, rosewood; H
284.    04/08/10    for data base: 1996 stingray curly maple, RW neck, germany A 01369
285.    04/07/10    I have a Sting Ray B008762 Frets have been shaved off. Bought it at Chelsea Guitars in NY in 1990. I guess it's a 1978. I always loved the bass. Didn't realize it was such a collector's item.
286.    04/05/10    Owner of E43440. SR5 in cherryburst, rosewood neck. Sweet sweet music.... in me and my neighbourhood's ears.
287.    04/05/10    i have StingRay 1991 Serial number: 33725 My best bass
288.    04/04/10    I play Stingray EX(white colour).I love it!
289.    04/03/10    for database: EB Musicman Stingray, SN: E39601, cherryburst finish with black pickguard, maple neck, matching headstock, 3 band EQ, date on neck 2004/March/06
290.    03/29/10    1978 Stingray 3TSB, White Pickguard, Rosewood neck. 3 bolt neck. Body dated Nov. 1978, Neck dated May 1980. B009610
291.    03/27/10    proud owner Stingray 4H and Sterling 4H
292.    03/19/10    For database B007878 Black (what's left), 3 pot, muted bridge, swapped for an 1880 Harmonium
293.    03/19/10    I have SUB 5 BASS I like this guitar !!!!!!!!
294.    03/18/10    bom dia! sou brasileiro e uso um baixo musicman 4, eu particularmente acho o melhor baixo do mundo,um som e desenho classico,unico,sou f mesmo...
295.    03/17/10    I have a Pre Ernie Ball Musicman Sabre. Serial number: C005370. Black finish and black pickguard. Maple neck and fingerboard. Neck: July 11, 1979. Body: October 16, 1979.
296.    03/17/10    Update and correction to data base 1978 Mint Stingray B007843 Nat/maple with black pickguard
297.    03/14/10    would like contact info, interested in Musicman purchase
298.    03/12/10    data bas 1978 stingray B007843 Natural white guard,maple neck,black cover ,neck pocket dated August 16 1978
299.    03/12/10    Stoked owner of a 1978 MM Ray natural and near mint! Add this sweetheart mate B007843 78 Natural/maple bought from original ownernow residing in NC in my guarded casa!
300.    03/11/10    04577!!!!! Who can help me please?!
301.    03/05/10    B015423 Stingray natural body, maple neck, body date 29,3,79, neck date 17,5,79, volume pot 7918, treble pot 7919, bass pot 7918, chip lm4250cn non epoxy coated, three bolt neck.
302.    03/05/10    My STINGRAY Ser. n E28505 Translucent Pruple 3 EQ With Maple Neck. My best bass
303.    03/04/10    for data bass: I bought B005646 natural w/ maple neck August 77, still own it.
304.    03/01/10    A stingray for the database. serial # 33579 7-23-91(from scott ball) translucent blue burst 3 band eq. maple neck
305.    02/28/10    My STERLING Ser. N B04441 is a Special Purple Edition from late 1996. Rosewood Neck. White Pearl PG.
306.    02/27/10    Stingray Tobacco Sunburst..Ser B021272..Dundee Scotland...not sure of year...any thoughts..? Tis a thing of beauty
307.    02/23/10    Hello i have two sabre basses c004127 and c003723. does anyone know how old they are? What are the prices for such a bass? One of them has a Problem. when its not aktiv, its sound like jimmy hendrix guitar. the sound has a complett destorsion. thank s for
308.    02/22/10    purchased stingray ser.#B007917 @ GC in Hollywood 2007. 08-11-1977 neck with encircled 1, 09-09-1977 body, walnut with maple, black pg and pup
309.    02/20/10    I would like to share some of my photos / how do i need to do this?
310.    02/20/10    for database sterling maybe 1994built sunburst blackpg flea bridge mapleneck(birdseyemaple) bought in 2004 as second owner 42432
311.    02/20/10    I have a Sting Ray Bass serial no. B022706 natural with maple neck . Based on similar serial numbers it would place the instrument around 1983.
312.    02/16/10    B005622.Bought new in 1986 Sunburst
313.    02/16/10    SR5 SN 50154, trans red, MOP PG, WPUP, maple/rosewood
314.    02/15/10    Update for SR5 50913 Natural, Black PG, Blank Neck Plate, 3 R's on logo (EB, MM, SR)
315.    02/13/10    Hey Gav, got a correction for you. My 30th stingray is Ser# is listed as E55096 april 26. It should be E35096.Thanks sloshep
316.    02/10/10    for database: SR5 bought new in 2007, pearl blue, white pg, maple neck. E50590
317.    02/08/10    Just purchased 50593 1989 SR5 Natural, w/ rosewood fingerboard
318.    02/04/10    for database,BOO1472 1976 natural/black guard/maple neck bought in 1980 from bassist for Max Merrit. Great bass
319.    02/02/10    for database, B005601 1977 sunburst w/maple neck, bought in late 80's in Tokyo as second owner.
320.    01/31/10    B0021250 black with maple neck is in London. '79 pots but no date on the base of the neck. Black paint over neck pocket hiding body date. Transfer etc point to 1980, original owner believes he bought it in '79. Its in beautiful condition
321.    01/31/10    for database, I have an white Cutlass1 bought new in 1984 serial is: BO21614
322.    01/23/10    I have acquired Sabre C001861. Sunburst / Maple
323.    01/22/10    Ernie was a great musician, visionary & human being. Sterling, keep up the spirit!
324.    01/18/10    I'm the proud owner of s/n E47350. SR5 H black on black pg, maple neck. Funny thing I noiticed is UNDER the paint below the neck plate it says "limited Edition 2005"? I wonder why?
325.    01/17/10    Update to database: Sterling s/n 40604. 28 April 1994. Honeyburst with black pickguard, Flea bridge and maple neck.
326.    01/13/10    i have boo5613, for sale, call 845-399-8698
327.    01/12/10    for database: B003230 black pg on black w/maple neck, bought new Nov. 1977 in Atlanta Ga
328.    01/09/10    update to database: 1998 SR5 sn E00040 Trans Teal, rosewood neck, black pickguard and knobs
329.    01/09/10    MusicMan 25th Anniversary HSS sn F26155 born 9/09 Quilted top Rosewood board.
330.    01/09/10    can anyone tell me what the switches are supposed to do on my early MM Sabre bass?
331.    01/08/10    Hi, I'm from Italy. Update to database: Stingray HS natural neck-fingerboard maple, serial number E67416
332.    01/08/10    I have a SR5. # 59894. It's Vintage Sunburst body, Birdseye Maple neck/headstock, 6 bolt, rosewood fretboard, black pickguard, 3 band eq. I am the original owner.
333.    01/06/10    Bongo 5 HS - Cabernet Pearl Finish with Vintage White Pearloid Pickguard - Serial Number: F25531
334.    01/04/10    B005066-for databass-sting ray silver(aged to green!) maple neck
335.    01/02/10    The date on the neck of C006183 is April 30, 1980
336.    01/02/10    Big Al White Pearl Matching Headstock Serial Number f25450
337.    01/02/10    SN 28046 1989 3EQ Stingray Sunburst, birds eye maple neck and fret board, white pickguard
338.    01/02/10    here are 2 entries for the database: 1) Bongo 4HH, Stealth Black, sold new on 2/25/07 from bass cental, SN F13516; 25th Anniversary 4HSS, Flame with Rosewood Neck, sold new from Debaldo Music 5/4/09, SN F22761. Please add my e-mail. Thx... Bill
339.    01/01/10    Got an update to your database. E14223, BLACK SPARKLE WITH MATCHING HEADSTOCK
340.    12/30/09    serial number F12140 - Black 3 string Double H pickups with blue/gray mother of pearl pickguard
341.    12/30/09    update to data base: sn 020637 1979 stingray natural w/maple neck 3 bolt neck
342.    12/29/09    for database: 2004 SR5 E39401 Copperhead bronze as your site says less than 30 made. Just rescued from an oceanside pawn shop.
343.    12/23/09    Hi, i own a MM SR SrNo B005524, brown (Walnut?), maple neck, black pg, 3 screws neck holding. Send a mail if you want pictures and give a contact mail adress. regards devo/germany
344.    12/21/09    Hi there! I am from Germany. I found a MM StingRay (E34526) on a picture with a neck plate where is an engraved line around the name "Ernie Ball Music Man". I could not find this version on this site.. has someone else seen this kind of neck plate before?
345.    12/18/09    B007623 original brown body maple neck, still gigged regularly although it now looks a bit like Rory's strat!!
346.    12/15/09    DATABASE UPDATE - Serial # B050505 a Fiesta Red Sting Ray 4 H Classic born on 10/26/09. It has a matching headstock and a stunning Birdseye Neck and Fingerboard. It has a string through body with mutes and a 2 band EQ and a White PUP Guard and cover.
347.    12/15/09    UPDATE to Database...Stingray 4 H with Serial # E11896 is a Fire Engine Red Finish with a Birdseye Maple Neck and Birdseye Maple Fingerboard with a 2 Band EQ the build date is 1/18/00
348.    12/15/09    UPDATE TO DATABASE: D 06638 Ernie Ball Music Man StingRay 4 Trans Green (not teal) with flamed maple neck. I believe it to be a 1997. Gotoh snap-in battery cover. Six-Bolt neck. Black pickguard. 3-band eq. Chrome Hardware.
349.    12/15/09    for data base s/n B025819 sunburst w/ maple neck dated 1/10/83 initaled "mj"
350.    12/14/09    Serial no B012751 Pre Ernie Ball Black with Maple 3 bolt neck Think it is a 1979 model I have had it since the early 1980s could someone verify the year ? Paul from UK thanks
351.    12/06/09    UPDATE TO DATABASE: B021384. StingRay 4, no neck or body dates - s/n on pots: R1377918 - therefore 1979. Black body with Maple neck. Black pg. 2 Band EQ. Screw-on metal battery cover. 3 bolt neck with micro-tilt adjustment. String-through bridge.
352.    11/28/09    update;re 1977 inca silver,boo 4518....this bass has been a workhorse in belfast and abroad for over 12 years..wasn,t too keen on the kitch silver,,so now its lovely black!!.was great to see the 1977 stamp on back of the neck when i re-spayed it.!
353.    11/28/09    For the database: Serial L00090 Sting Ray 1996 (Left) trans-red with black pickguard rosewood fretboard
354.    11/27/09    Hello, I am Erik from Belgium. Database update: I have a Stingray 20th Ann. with serial number A-01389 and a Stingray5 with serial number 52344 which is black with black PG and fretless; I both bought them new.
355.    11/23/09    Serial E21661, Feb 2, 2001. Vintage sunburst, blk pg, rosewood Fb, 3band Eq
356.    11/23/09    Just aquired B022857, Alder body in trans red or orange(?) Dec 11,1985, neck Apr4, 1986, rosewood FB
359.    11/16/09    database update: after damage from flooding, trans red Sterling 38086 now has a replacement EBMM installed maple neck, tuners, pickguard, and mute pads.
360.    11/16/09    I am the original and owner of a black/black Sterling, rosewood,flea bridge SN # 42280 body2-2-94neck8-23-94Rock solid
361.    11/14/09    I need a neck for a musicman sabre bass, where i can find. Best regards
362.    11/13/09    a looking for traceout or template for mm sabre bass BODY
363.    11/13/09    Im looking for a Cutlass II in good original condition. Would pay fair price and shipping to Germany! Please eMail me:
364.    11/12/09    for your database: 77 black stingray B003723, 79 natural sabre C004279, 83 white stingray B022322, 96 anniversary A02055, 02(?)green sparkle m/h stingray E 31259, 06 anniversary E55590
365.    11/10/09    For the database: I am the only owner of Serial E00005 Black Stingray V, amazing instrument. ..
366.    11/05/09    I own Sabre Bass - COO4833 and have for over 20 years. It is white, maple neck and fret board, black pick guard. I have that instrument and a Fender Jazz Bass with active pickups.
367.    11/03/09    EBMM SR5 Trans Gold Maple fretboard #E69424 in Puerto Rico
368.    11/02/09    Musicman stingray B003444, Natural Black pickguard, string through body. I have owned for about 13 years
369.    10/31/09    For the database B014981 Sunburst Fretless 1979 Bought secondhand in Brighton UK for my 21 Birthday in 1985, owned eversince!
370.    10/29/09    I have a Ernie Ball bass serial number 31157...interested in selling it. contact
371.    10/26/09    a Musicman stingray 1976-77 sunburst where I can find?
372.    10/17/09    love my sterling - looking for more to love
373.    10/17/09    For the database Serial B006080 Vintage Sunburst, Black Pickguard, July 29, 1977. I am the original owner.
374.    10/16/09    Hello it(he,she) can say to me to which year corresponds(fits) Not B023691. Thank you very much
375.    10/14/09    For the database: Serial B022195 Trans-red Stingray 1983? Clear pickguard Maple fretboard 9lbs 8 oz
376.    10/13/09    Hello everyone.
377.    10/12/09    Peterborough, Ontario, Canada. Walnut w/maple neck/fingerboard, black pg, '79 StingRay (#B014587), owned since early '80s, paid $300. Cherry Burst (I think) w/rosewood fingerboard, tortoise shell pg, StingRay 5 (#56961).
378.    10/03/09    What size frets are on '77 Stingray nr B005799? Can anyone tell me, or where to find info
380.    10/01/09    I am looking for a set of anchor bolts, does anyone know where to get them??
381.    09/29/09    Got a Stingray ( Ser No B002838 ) Do you have any info on this? Thanks
382.    09/23/09    I just purchased my second radio style knobs Stingray and it came in a white case. It is the same case that your natural radio style knobs Stingray has in the bass gallery. Now I'm thinking that it is the original case. Can you verify this?
383.    09/23/09    does anyone know the year for a stingray with serial# B003597? '77? '76?
384.    09/22/09    I have owned a '95 Music Man Sterling for roughly three years now, and cannot get used to it's impeccable beauty and pleasurable ability to play. Coming to your website makes me drool over Music Man basses even more! Thank you for such an incredible site!
385.    09/17/09    For the database, stingray 5 #51034 trans red/maple
386.    09/16/09    Sterling F04528 Pearl Blue. Maple, black pg currently in Poland
387.    09/15/09    Hi, Sou do Brazil. Gostaria de saber o ano de fabricao de um instrumento atravs do serial number, please, help.
388.    09/14/09    For your Database: E42177 2007 LE SR5 Blue Dawn, Maple Neck
389.    09/13/09    i bought an original sting ray / sabre neck i had it since 1978 . serial numbers is B009630
390.    09/13/09    looking for bridge mute assy for stingray b004466
391.    09/10/09    Excellent! Wicked!!!! Your website is just great! The photographs are beautiful!!!
392.    09/10/09    looking for a blue-pearl scratchplate for my stingray4 E46580, can anybody help me out with a possible link?
393.    09/09/09    Hi, I just bought a red Musicman SUB Bass 4 string, passive, with serial number X08798, but after I checked it at this site, I could find that serial number, could anybody tells me about my bass, because I worry that I was cheated and the bass is fake
394.    09/05/09    Hi, for database: I'm the owner of a StingrayV natural with rosewood fretboard and black pickguard, serial E38490, purchased in Milan,Italy. Thanks!
395.    09/05/09    I am the owner of a Pre-EB Stingray Serial no.B012681 Sunburst with Maple neck.I'm in Los Angeles .I bought it new in Reno Nevada in 1981
396.    08/30/09    Im original owner of Stingray B023012. Played it until 1985. Has been under bed since. Looks just like first Stingray shown on your webpage sunburst, black guard, natural neck, mute pads. Is in pristine cond. Can we talk more? Thanks.
397.    08/29/09    F03678 Purchased 2001 in Atlanta: Purple stain w/ white pear pickguard. Original owner, now for sale.
398.    08/26/09    Hi there. Im the owner of seriel no. B001027. Write me if you want pics, history etc. etc. The Bass is in Denmark. PS. Its really a GREAT instrument.
399.    08/25/09    for database: SUB5 s/n: X06648, black, fretted, active, black pearl pg, the word 'bass' appears on headstock.
400.    08/25/09    Pre-EB 1979 SR starburst, serial# B013601, blk PUP, circld R, Rosewood fretless neck but frets are inlaid in so you can see them but you can't feel them... 3 bolt neck plate serial and patent #'s on bridge Music man on Bridgetail
401.    08/24/09    For database: Pre-EB Stingray, serial B004683, purchased via ebay from Chicago USA, now in Victoria, Australia. Maple on heel faint but believed to be June 8 1977. 2 piece ash body resprayed black, believed to be originally Walnut Stain.
402.    08/24/09    have a pre-eb stingray,sn.b021823 no info on it, think it might be circa,83. any info welcome. thanks
403.    08/23/09    SR5 50499 bought new in York, UK, February 1989. Sunburst with black pickguard. Contact:
404.    08/23/09    For database: serial no. F12261 Bongo HH, black w/black pickguard, 8lbs 12oz
405.    08/18/09    For database: Stingray 5, serial no. E41487, July 2004, sapphire black with mathing headstock and moonstone pickup, now in Slovakia
406.    08/14/09    Cutlass I Black with Graphite neck, ser#B022391. no mention of Earnie Ball on bass. I believe it is a 1985? Worth anything? contact:
407.    08/10/09    Hi, for your database: pre-EB Music Man, serial B002540. I bought it used in 1994, was told that the yellow color is rare. The finish has a lot of cracks but it looks cool and the bass sounds amazing.
408.    08/09/09    B008836 1978 black with black pick guard, non epoxy preamp
409.    08/09/09    Hi Have MM stingray 4: serial No B002415, I would guess that it dates from Feb 77? originally sunburst? with black PUP now white.
410.    08/05/09    black 2006 limited edition gold hardware hs configuration serial no E53571 now in U.K.
411.    08/04/09    Most Comprehensive !! Add my StingRay SN 33906, Maple Neck, Teal, String Mutes. THANKS foall the info!!!
412.    08/04/09    b002977 1976 one owner black w/ white pg metal knobs orange(?) case liner
413.    08/01/09    Serial Number E22670 Stingray Feb 17 2001 with Maple Neck Midnight Blue
414.    07/31/09    for Serial Database: Ernie Ball MusicMan Stingray bass; black Rosewood. Se # 48922. 4 strings bought in april 30, 1996. Braslia - DF BRAZIL !!!
415.    07/30/09    Hi, for your database: I just bought a MM StingRay 4, Natural finish, Maple fretboard and neck all original, Serial N E 64772 Completed on February 14th 2008 and its currently in Buenos Aires, Argentina
416.    07/27/09    Does anyone know if the early Sabre & Stingray used the same neck, physically? If they are the same, is it possible to get a Sabre headstock decal? (real or repro) I have an excellent Sabre with a Stingray neck. I want to make it "right." -Thanks.
417.    07/23/09    Hello, I'm from Italy and this is for your Serial Database: Stingray 4 Natural with birdeye's maple fretboard and neck. Serial 41538, completed on 5/25/95, as confirmed today by the EB customer service. Bye!
418.    07/20/09    For Serial Database - F11134 - Sterling4 HH 07 LE Blue Dawn w/ Maple Neck and Matching Headstock built on July 16, 2007
419.    07/19/09    I am now the owner of Sabre C006183. It is natural finish, maple board. Original pickups and mutes are in place. Pickup covers have suffered some damage. It came to me with a mirrored pickguard which will soon be replaced.
420.    07/15/09    Thanks for your help, please include my bass on your list, here's my message: Not many from the 80's but here's one, serial 27600 all black, 3 band EQ with a mean treble! Dated 5/2/88. Picked up in '95 for 300! Ta for your help.
421.    07/13/09    I have a Pre-EB Stingray that is not listed in the serial # section, B002694. I dont know what year or what the value of it would be. Ask for pictures.
422.    07/08/09    Stingray5; E61835. Completed on 09/19/07. One-piece body. Cherryburst color. Status neck added.
423.    07/08/09    Bongo; F08942 - Black Sparkle finish Bongo HH completed on 1/28/04. One out of two worldwide. No problem sending pics if you like, just send me an email.
424.    07/08/09    For your awesome database: Stingray; E54080 - StingRay 4 built on 8/09/06. Limited Edition Black/Gold
425.    07/05/09    I am owner of B001060. Same features as opposite No. Location Denmark. Would like to know origins before. Cheers Michael C
426.    07/05/09    SR5 Bass. Purchased April 1997 UK s/n 59013. Natural Body, Rosewood FB
427.    07/01/09    Can anyone tell me the body wood used on pre -ernie ball music man stingray 79 natural/maple. Also what finish was used nitro etc. Thank you F.
428.    07/01/09    Greetings from Sydney Australia. I have a Stingray Bass B004932 - Black body, beautiful birdseye maple neck and black pick ups - no date but suspect it is a 1977 model - have owned it since 1980 and it is much treasured.
429.    06/30/09    I've come accross a S.U.B. 4 string. I purchased it from the original owner. From the research from this site, it appears to be the 2003 version. Serial # X00291. It's dark red with rosewood. Black Satin on back of neck. Passive electronics. Nice Bass.
430.    06/29/09    msusicman bass is the best, Iam last buy one product in June 2009 model stringray , thank's Iam very happy
431.    06/27/09    Hi! I'm from Russia! and I have Stingray' 78. it's s/n B007627 for your database. But I don't know the correct name of it's color. it's like dark cherry or chocolate color, I think. please, connect me, and I'll send you the photos to identify it's color.
432.    06/23/09    Recently found and bought a Sting Ray 4 string bass. Serial no: B008133, From your records it is circa 1978.
433.    06/22/09    SR4, E32238, 12Jul2002, blue pearl, white PG, maple FB
434.    06/22/09    Update on Sterling F00025. Mfg date is 27Feb98
435.    06/19/09    I would like to know if I could order a new neck without having the schlack removed for my 4 string stingray '97 all maple.
436.    06/17/09    Thanks to the education I got from your site, I am now the proud owner of a near mint, Oly White, Jan 1977, Stingray B003XXX.. Regards, Greg (South Jersey)
437.    06/16/09    He is my serial number for your database. E03566 1998 Stingray 4, Black w/ Solid Black Pickgurad and Maple Fretboard.
438.    06/15/09    I bouth a 2nd Hand SR4 HS perfect condition in Houston TX - Natural maple - white pick-guard - E44760
439.    06/15/09    I'm possibly looking to sell my 1976 Sting Ray and was wondering how much could I get for it today. It's a Radio Knob Sunburst in VG condition. Thanks.
440.    06/12/09    Guess I'll have to start hangin out here. I have a 1979 Sabre on its way to me
441.    06/11/09    Just bought a 1979 Black Fretless Stingray. Came to Norway from Paris. Serial nr., B014979.
442.    06/10/09    Just bought brand new Bong 4 Black/Black pearloid pickguard F09972 for data base
443.    06/10/09    without any doubt, is the best site for musicman basses in the internet !
444.    06/10/09    Another serial number for you. E42303 - 2007. Limited Edition Blue Dawn with Maple neck. HS pickup configuration. Just got it and it's a beaut!
445.    06/08/09    for the database: SR 4, Sep 2008 S/N # E62673 Transparent Gold, maple neck, 3EQ.
446.    06/03/09    just to say thanks for your site
447.    06/01/09    Hi. Who knows what a period of prodicing MusicMan EX japnese guitars? Thank you.
448.    05/31/09    For the database: Sterling 4 F00025, Feb 1998, velvet natural, rosewood, black PG, 3EQ
449.    05/23/09    I just bought a ebmm sr4, 1996 birds-eye maple neck, rw fb, ash body, natural... S/N B04197... i also hav a mm sub frm 02/03?? S/N X02734
450.    05/23/09    Io ho uno StigRay 4 Premium colore Natural 3EQ n di serie E35020 l'ann0 di costruzione preciso il 2003 e che cosa indica la serie PREMIUM ????
451.    05/22/09    want to buy a musicman sabre bass
452.    05/18/09    i have bongo 5 string red with black headstock gold letters serial # f11025
453.    05/15/09    i am the owner of a pre eb stingray natural {maple board}1977 boo3593 i live in ireland have the bass about 17 years
454.    05/14/09    I have a Musicman SUB Bass, Will The Stingray Hard case fit my SUB Bass?
455.    05/12/09    I have acquired my first SR4 and it is now in Austria. S/N E17216. Bass had been completed in September 15 2000, It is white, 2 band EQ with rosewood fingerboard and tortoise pickguard. It would be nice if you include it onto your list. Drazen
456.    05/11/09    My Stingray is S/N is E64818 and it is: White body with matching white headstock and black pickguard, 2EQ
457.    05/10/09    S/N: E54715. You already have it in the book, but it is Black with Maple fretboard. Sept. 19, 2006. Thanks, Matt
458.    05/09/09    I have a '77 Stingray, B008429 natural maple puchased new and abrand new SR5, E60839, tobacco/rosewood. Love 'em both.
459.    05/07/09    E00062. I think it's 1998. Stingray 5 H. Honeyburst finish, white pickguard and pickup, rosewood fretboard. Black knobs.
460.    05/07/09    I am the owner of a SR4 since new,it lives in Ireland: S/N E24835, made August 2001? Trans Red, 2 band EQ with maple neck and black pickguard. I'd be delighted if you include it onto your list. Dave
461.    05/06/09    E27750, black body, black pickguard, maple fretboard. I believe it's a 2001/2002 Model (judging by your list, it was late december/early january). It'd be awesome to be on your list. Thanks, -Joe
462.    05/05/09    Excellent pictures, especially Randy Jackson's polka dot. Does anyone remember Rick James' 2 Musicman basses one all black with ruby inlays and one all off-white with ruby inlays. Very cool indeed. He also used a sunburst and a smoke gray.
463.    04/30/09    Hallow gentlemen. . I live in Russia. . I have SR4. . serial number is B238756. . there is no any stamp ''made in u.s.a''. . please, please help me, tell me when аnd where was this guitar made? thank you . . answer please in icq: 348259723. .
464.    04/29/09    I own a SUB bass (X08118) black, aluminum diamond plate pickguard, have some tour ware on it, but, plays a killer tone. I want to know how much a bass exactly like mine would have cost brand new.
465.    04/28/09    I own a 2000 SR4 since new; s/n E12417 natural, rosewood fingerboard and white pearloid pickguard. I would be glad to have it on your list. Marco
466.    04/27/09    I am original owner of a MM Sterling Bass, Serial # D 06751. I believe it a 1997 or 98, not to sure. Its Black with Rosewood fingerboard and Birdseye maple neck.. Great bass great sound. Would like you serial number inventory. Thanks, Southern NJ.
467.    04/22/09    Hello I am happy to say that i am the original owner of my music man sabre bass that i purchased in the seventies, serial number is C 003233 it still sounds as great as it did when i purchased it.
468.    04/21/09    Bought a used Stringray 4-String 3-Band EQ black, black pickguard, rosewood neck, serial number 36752, built January 14th 1993
469.    04/03/09    I have a 1977 MM Sting Ray 4string bass that I bought new. Serial Number is B005551. It has a maple 3 bolt neck and black PG. Body is Sunburst. Thought you might like to add the number to your list. Thanks Glen Vilchek
470.    04/02/09    I have a Pre-EB Stingray that is not listed in the serial # section, wondering if anybody can tell me anything about it? (B002955)
471.    04/01/09    Just piced up a -76 MM, Serial can be provided if you contact me, would be honored to put it up in the gallery, stripped body, but otherwise its supposed to be all original, Robin SE
472.    03/31/09    I'm looking for a Musicman Strerling in New Jersey New York area
473.    03/31/09    Should really add my StingRay 5 to your database, serial number is 57371, ash body, highly figured maple neck, black s/p serial no. on bridge
474.    03/31/09    Hi, I've just bought a 77 Ray and guess what, I found it on your database. It's B004200 which I think came originally from Florida, but nows lives with me in Scotland. It gets gigged every weekend and is my go to bass !!
475.    03/30/09    For the database: Music Man StingRay 5, black w/black pickguard. Birdseye maple neck. Serial on bridge 51972. Six bolt neck.
476.    03/27/09    ol...sou do Brasil...estou a procura do manual do Music Man Sting Ray 5 cordas....que comprei usado do ano de 98!!!
477.    03/26/09    I just stumbled on your great website - what a mine of information for MM fans! I have a 1979 Sabre Bass which I bought new in Bournemouth , UK in 1979 - the first in town, and still regularly gigged. Natural with maple neck, black puard Serial # C001144
478.    03/26/09    Hi guys! Reggie from Philippines...I always dreamed to have a 4string musicman stingray since i started playing bass my country this guitar is can cost you a big fortune...since i cannot afford to buy them, i settled to buy a Stagg brand.
479.    03/23/09    I am looking at a pre-EB-MM Stingray. #B014910. What year was it made? I could not find the serial # on the web site. It is fretless, sunburst, with strings through the body. I would apreiciate any info on it. Thanks, Matt Porter
480.    03/20/09    What a great website for us MusicMan Fanatics. I was really surprised to find my 1986 Stingray mentioned in the Serial #'s section (B023509). I bought it new in 1986 and it is still in excellent condition as is played quite often.
481.    03/18/09    I appreciate if somebody could recomend me a store to buy a music man bass in London....Im going to London and would like to get one!!Cheers
482.    03/16/09    Thanks for all the helpful info! I've been a MusicMan Stingray fan since I had to dub some spots layed down with My Modulus...and bought the next one I saw (B0158XX) 'cause you just set the Mixer EQ flat and go for it...everytime!
483.    03/13/09    I have a Music man Stingray 5 , the color is Lava Pearl, made Febuary 26 weds of 2003, and picked it up used from Guitar Center in Fayetteville Ga store for 1050.00 us dollars
484.    03/10/09    Hello - I just picked up a pre - EB MM Stingray that was refin in Blue. It is S/N B014368. Maple neck, 3 bolt neck plate. Any idea what the original finish was?
485.    03/02/09    Hi, Got a stingray 4 unlined fretless (rosewood or at least a red/dark fingerboard), 1992 (printed on the heel on the neck), serial 34432 (says bridge), 6 screw bolt on neck, volume/treble/bass version of preamp.
486.    02/27/09    I'm the original owner of #E21931 SR5. It has a reddish-orange sunburst finish with a white pickguard.It is in great shape.
487.    02/26/09    I have a left-handed Sabre serial C004463 bought in Dublin in the early 90's. Can anyone tell me anything about it's age and history?
488.    02/20/09    Hello, My pre-EB StingRay is Sunburst with maple neck, black pick guard and black pick up. Serial number: B014330 Neck date: APR 05 1979
489.    02/20/09    I have an old Sting Ray I beleive to be a 1979. Serial number B015014. Maple neck and fretboard. Tobacco sunburst finish. What history can you tell me about this bass and the date of manufactory ?
490.    02/19/09    I have 1979 MMan Sabre Sunburst Black PG Maple neck #C001066. Neck:June 5 1979; Body:(month unreadable) 5 1979. First owner was in house band at Palomino Club N Hollywood CA. I've owned since mid 80's. Love this bass!
491.    02/18/09    Hi 80's Cutlass II all black serial # C004939 - on eBay now
492.    02/18/09    For your database: s/n 36222, Honeyburst, Rosewood FB,White Pickguard, 2EQ 3 knobs,6 Bolt neck,Music Man stamped on Bridge tail.1992
493.    02/18/09    2004 (i think) Sting Ray Serial E49419, black/black, rosewood, single humbucker
494.    02/15/09    i own a stingray bass with serial no B003330 natureblonde black picguard white maple neckplate white maple and i wish to know the year of building and what is it worth
495.    02/13/09    Hello, I have a pre-eb sting ray b007826, I sent the body out for a re-finish and the dude is now dissapeared along with my body, I have been searching now for about a year and cannot locate him, Any suggestion where I can find a replacment body?
496.    02/07/09    Hi, I've got a 1979 Sabre Bass Natural Maple Neck, Serial C003917, any idea of assessing the value? THX
497.    02/04/09    I have an old Sting Ray I beleive to be a 1979. Serial number B010576. Maple neck and fretboard. Tobacco sunburst finish. What history can you tell me about this bass?
498.    02/03/09    nice site, good job!! can someone of you solve me a problem??i have a mm SUB 5 string active but it's volume is lower that my other non-active basses , i try change battery but nothing...what's the problem??please help me i love that bass
499.    01/31/09    Please add Sterling bass, black sparkle finish, S/N F05870, rosewood neck
500.    01/30/09    i am trying to date my" musicman" it has a black finished boby(shiney) maple neck,black pickup and black pickguard,strung through body,"musicman" on bridge tail serial number"b012710" stingray i have original sales reciept bought in 1979 for 400.00 cash!
501.    01/29/09    Hi Just found this site to check out 4 string 3 eq ive just purchased Its black with birds eye maple 1995 give it a refret and its great!,Got it to go with my 5s teal 2000 model. Paul Dartford England
502.    01/27/09    For the SR5 serial list. E37832. Blue pearl with maple. Matching headstock. White pearloid pg & white Pup. Not sure of year, but according to the list it must be a 2003 model. Cheers.
503.    01/24/09    Hi Gav, CaptMoto here... one more to add to your serial no / DOB is my Bongo 5HHp serial# F08438 DOB Nov 6th 2003 Saphire Black with Moonstone p/guard, cheers matey!
504.    01/22/09    MM stingray, sunburst, white plex,Knurled knobs, "TM" on headstock logo.Is it 1976 or something else??
505.    01/21/09    01/29/2003 Stingray 4, Honney burst, black pickguard, 3EQ, rosewood s/n: E21006
506.    01/21/09    I have a Musicman sterling, June 1993, serial 38084, honeyburst, rosewood board, right handed, see ebay listing 320333428575 for pictures. Just so you can update your database
507.    01/17/09    I have 5 MM basses - B004454, B004654, B008340, B022703, C005815. I would be glad to add the details of each bass to your data base. Wild website.
508.    01/16/09    love the site!!
509.    01/13/09    Add to the Sr5 serial # list, E09091, Honeyburst Ash body, Maple neck
510.    01/13/09    L/H transteal stingray5, all i need now is aqua marina!
511.    01/11/09    E10764
512.    01/11/09    for the list... 1978 Stingray B006997 is on eBay as of 1/11/09
513.    01/11/09    Sterling SUB Bass X15618 Black, diamond plate
514.    01/10/09    Great website! I have owned B025369 for about 2 years now and I love rattling people's bones with it's amazing bottom end. Played through a GK 2001RB in to a Basson B210B cab.
515.    01/10/09    For the record: B006794 wine red and in great condition!!!!
516.    01/09/09    Fully converted, musicman is my new religion. You can have your worship bands, This is what you should be worshipping
517.    01/08/09    For the list E34003 Trans Gold, black pg, single $, 3-band eq
518.    01/08/09    I have 2005 Ltd Ed Buttercream S/N: E46873, also Teal SUB 4 passive S/N: X03961. cheers, John
519.    01/03/09    Hey Gav.. Long time no see.. Good to see you still have the page going.. Regards; Cutlass I..
520.    01/02/09    Thankyou so much for the info on this site. Replacing the pickup in a Stingray and you have saved me ages.
521.    12/29/08    For the list. F10864 Graphite Pearl
522.    12/28/08    I have two stingray 4s one is a natural finish with the S# E27923 and the oyher is black with the serial # E38926
523.    12/27/08    MM Sterling 38007 Honeyburst , black pg, rosewood
524.    12/23/08    For the database: 1996 Stingray, 2bd EQ, Maple board, Black with Black Pickguard
525.    12/21/08    I own a black musicman s.u.b with "faux diamond plate" pickgaurd #X07554. I purchased it sometime in the winter months of 04, 05 in Sacramento California
526.    12/20/08    I have a vintage Stingray neck but no body. If you have or know of a body for sale please contact me at Thanks
527.    12/16/08    I keep coming back to this website as it is the "Wikipedia" of the Music Man world, It is a real testament to your hard work and one I always enjoy reading and admiring the pictures. Well done indeed! F. Camardo 16th Dec 2008
528.    12/16/08    MusicMan is the real bass,PERFECT......(i like it)
529.    12/12/08    Great website. For the database. S/N: 45421 SR4 fretless completed 26th of April, 1995. Black Body, Black Pickguard, Pau Ferro Blank Plank with killer birdseye neck. Originally shipped to Manny Music, New York. Now living in Sydney, Australia.
530.    12/11/08    MM SUB 4 - black, passive - June 2003 - serial 1640
531.    12/09/08    If you own a pre-Ernie Ball Stingray bass with a rosewood fingerboard and would like to sell it, please email me at Thanks!
532.    12/08/08    '07 Sterling 4 H, #F15372, honeyburst with MHS, tort pg, rosewood board, build date March 12, 2007
533.    12/08/08    tenho dois music man sendo um sting ray e um sub de 4 cordas quero saber o ano de fabricacao deles o music man styng ray 5 verde o numero de serie E01276 e o music man sub e verde o numero de serie X02318
534.    12/07/08    I have a 1979 Saber, C001762, Black/w maple neck. For sale to at serious collector.
535.    12/02/08    I am the original owner of a 1977 Pre-EB Sting Ray, B004034, sunburst, purchased in Denmark. For sale to at serious collector. Give a tender in Euro.
536.    11/30/08    i play a sub 5 in a worship band @ the church i attend s/n x01586 graphite w/ diamond plate p/g (says s.u.b.5 on the headstock)
537.    11/27/08    For database: E10805, StingRay5, silver finish(egyptian smoke? Inca Silver?) black pickguard, rosewood fretboard, maple neck, matching headstock
538.    11/26/08    Sabre C004496 1979 INCA SILVER . Палисандр. Головка грифа INCA SILVER. В России.
539.    11/23/08    can anybody tell me if I can still get the 1/4 jack that disconnects the battery when you unplug the bass ? you can email me at
540.    11/21/08    Sting Ray B0121## transparent brown, white guard, black p.u., radio knobs, circa early 1979, pot date codes 1978.
541.    11/17/08    For the database: B007690, Black Stingray, black guard, maple neck and board. I bought it new in '78 for $100 and a Fender Jazz Bass.
542.    11/16/08    For the database: I have a 1979 fretless StingRay, tobacco sunburst; B015019. I have not played it since 1983.
543.    11/16/08    Additional database info for B002650: It's a plastic-knob, brown sunburst, 3 knob, maple neck, the usual off-the-shelf model.
544.    11/16/08    For the database: I'm the original owner of a 1976 Sting Ray Bass s/n B002650 in perfect condition, purchased at Modern Music in Fort Lauderdale. This was the first MM Sting Ray to hit South Florida. Put a down payment on it before it even hit the store.
545.    11/16/08    S/N 42179 all black SR4 (3EQ) 2nd hand believed 2004 made
546.    11/14/08    For the database: My Sterling S/N 44204, honeyburst body,black pickguard,rosewood board, year 1994
547.    11/13/08    For the database: E66239 Lava Pearl SR4H with White Ice pickguard, maple fretboard: delivered March, 2008
548.    11/10/08    My neck stingray had broken is there anyone want to sell the neck stingray (with wheel nut) please email me
549.    11/06/08    For the databass: black Sterling, D 08785, bought from the London Bass Centre 1998.
550.    11/05/08    Hallo,I have stingray'94, and i want to replace the bridge, is there anyone sell the bridge, and anyone want to sell the neck stingray please sent me email
551.    11/02/08    For the database: StingRay SR4 H, S/N E41173 , d.o.b. 9th June 2004, black body with white pickguard (now changed to black) maple neck ,Purchased 9th August 2008 -I am first owner.(The bass sat in the back of the shop for 4 years before I bought it !! )
552.    10/30/08    For the database: E66332, Summer 2008 SR4 2 band EQ, Natural, rosewood fingerboard, perloid pickguard
553.    10/26/08    for the DB StingRay5 E30077 late 2002 sparkling blue wine sunburst matchin headstock black p/guard r/wood neck
554.    10/24/08    For the database. StingRay 26079 Trans Red. Maple/Rosewood. 2 band EQ. Black 3ply pg. Guess 1988
555.    10/19/08    for the database:E59393 stingray bluepearl. EQ 3 band. rosewood neck & white perloid pickguard/1st may 2007
556.    10/19/08    Hi there every body in MMland! Can anybody out there help me to find a replacement toggle switch ( 3 position P:U switch) for a year-of-issue Sabre bass? I am not concerned that it be original, only that it be of the right make and appearance,
557.    10/19/08    for the database: serial 29361on bridge, trans blue burst 2EQ SR4, rosewood board, 4screw neckplate, love it :-)
558.    10/18/08    Just wondering what year is B022340 manufactured. Thanks!
559.    10/18/08    For the database: 1977 Stingray, B005940, Neck: 20 Oct 77, Body: 8 Aug 77. Orig.walnut now refinished black, black pg.
560.    10/17/08    For database. 1980 Stingray Lefthanded S/N B016426 Tobacco Sunburst with Black pickguard. 2-band EQ. 3 bolt plate. A dream
561.    10/14/08    For the database: 50097 SR5 Trans Red, Black Pickguard, Maple Neck 3-band EQ
562.    10/09/08    For the database: E20788 -2001 4string 3 band eq Stingray. Natural finish, birdeye maple neck, black pickguard, loads of mojo
563.    10/05/08    For the database. 1980 Stingray Fretless. Natural with black guard and Ebony fretboard. Body March 1980, Neck April 1980. Strings thru body. Previous owner over 25 years. Awesome bass!
564.    10/02/08    hi my name is andrew from italy
565.    10/01/08    For the database. Just got my dream 'Ray a 20th Aniversary Stingray S/N A 02087. Fabulous bass, thanks John W (UK)
566.    10/01/08    Please add my 3EQ Stingray 4 to your data base; S/no on neck plate E46764, Natural finish, black pick guard, maple fretboard.
567.    09/30/08    for the DB i have 1999 E09785 black sparkle rosewood 3band eq
568.    09/27/08    Recently I bought *Stingray* 4bass Sl# E53038 I really love the sound .
569.    09/27/08    I am Sekender Ahmmed playing bass for band named MAQSOOD'O dHAKA . few month ago I bought music man string ray 3band eq 4bass cherry black with matching head , It's sweet @ large body sound I just love it - If U have any advice for care / Maintenance pl
570.    09/23/08    please add my MM to database: Looking at database, looks like mine is a '01. s/n E22822 Silver w/ white pearl p/g; w/ maple neck w/ piezo pickup. Wonderful bass!
571.    09/18/08    Sterling, Black cherry burst, maple, pearloid, s/n: F14989 09/25/ 2007
572.    09/15/08    For the database , Stingray 5 S/N 59031. Production date 3/07/97 Natural finish, Maple board, Black Pick Guard.
573.    09/07/08    I own a 1979 sabre built on june 5th, was black body, black pick guard maple neck.serial # c001401 . can anyone tell me a little info on the value . truely awesome bass had it since 84 and it has a ton of miles on it.
574.    08/27/08    For the database , Stingray S/N B004431, tobacco sunburst, 3 bolt plate , black PG , maple neck, circle around "R" at end of logo. The bass has been my main axe for over 20 years..Thanks
575.    08/25/08    need manuel for a 1980 stingray.
576.    08/24/08    a fabulous site, full of informations. Many thanks for thisgreat job. My son has just bought his first stingray and we've already found a ton of details! many thanks
577.    08/24/08    For the dataBASS - Stingray 30th anniversary S/N E35092, 06 apr 2006. Ukraine. Mike Kopievsky.
578.    08/21/08    want to buy pre e/b 76'-80' bass please help
579.    08/19/08    Hey Gav! Great site! It's been a while since I visited -- lookin fab! Thanks a million! Cheers, Beth
580.    08/17/08    the wiring came of the board when I removed the plate on my Stingray 5. Got a picture or drawing of where I should re-solder the wired. I guessed the right location, but its wrong, the bass sounds different. Regards, Steve
581.    08/11/08    I am in love with my stingray, however, the guy I bought it from replaced the bridge with a string though body bridge, thus I dont know the serial number, anyway to date my bass with out it, seems to be ~1990-1 any help appreciated!! jordan_rocks6@yahoo.
582.    08/11/08    FOR SALE: 1979 or 1980 Sabre Bass, serial #C003001, all natural finish, black pick guard and three bolt plate. I bought this new in Texas. Still factory original. Will entertain offers! Email for pics and bids.
583.    08/07/08    i got my first Musicman. Is a really amazing stingray. big and power sound. awsome, thx EB
584.    08/05/08    I am looking for a Sabre (natural or sunburst), can anyone help? Kind regards.
585.    08/04/08    for serial number database: pre EB Stingray B006834 bought 1978 Servaas muziek the Hague, now in Amsterdam Netherlands (one owner) maple, rock maple three bolt neck, black pg, took lacquer off neck, lots of wear & tear, great tone: great bass!
586.    07/27/08    To the guy who is looking for Sabre Bass ( message 22 05/29/08 ), I have a 1979er in perfect condition, natural with original case, ser. No; C003840. I am looking for 3300$ inc shipping. Contact me at I am in France
587.    07/23/08    For serial number data base: E41533 '04 Black - Rosewood - Black pg
588.    07/21/08    For the dataBASS - SR4 S/N 47038, 30 nov 1995, black body, 3-ply black PG, bird eye maple neck, rosewood fingerboard, trans bridge, 6 bolt-on. Ukraine. Mike Kopievsky.
589.    07/20/08    i need wiring diagram for a 1979 sabra
590.    07/18/08    I just picked up a Sabre bass and I am freaking as the owner obviously did not know what he had. C001387. lots of wear a bit nicked up and a bit of discolorationon the neck but a black (and maple) beauty.need to know how original it is.
591.    07/17/08    For the database - Pre-EB Stingray - Serial No B011065 on bridge with offset holes thru body - Maple neck stamped AUG 30 1979, Sunburst body stamped APR 10 1979 with white scratchplate - 3 bolt adjustable neck plate (no number)
592.    07/16/08    I am the original owner of Sabre C002207 (Aren't I special)
593.    07/14/08    original owner of stingray 45375 would like to contact present owner
594.    07/10/08    great site! thanks for the info, i found my serial number in here... helped a lot with buying a used MM!
595.    07/08/08    I've had my preEB stingray for about 15 years..I'm guessing it was built in '78...natural finish with black pickguard S/N B011238
596.    07/06/08    Recently purchased a 1977 Pre ernie stingray. Awesome bass. But someone sometime put a badass tailpiece on it, and I want to replace that with an original tailpiece. Any suggestions or if you have one, please email Thanks.
597.    07/03/08    I am the original owner (purchased July 1978) of a Natural/Maple Neck/Black Pickguard pre-Ernie Ball Music Man Sting Ray 4-string Bass (s/n B004647).
598.    07/02/08    For the dataBASS - SR5 #53596, 1993, Natural finish, black PG, maple board, trans bridge, 6 bolt-on, living in Australia.
599.    07/01/08    Please add my two Stingrays-S/N 26587 Orange w/maple neck (purchased in Minneapolis) and S/N 35619 Blue w/rosewood neck (purchased in San Rafael, CA).
600.    07/01/08    Hi evry Bassmen, Ive got a Musicman Stingray built march 1979. Sn.Nr. B013228 is siented not on the Neck Plate, only on the brigde. Does everybody knowes, however wigh?.Excuse my english, okay, waiting for answers, Jrg
601.    06/29/08    Please add my StingRay 5 s/n 52774. Honeyburst, white pickguard, bird's eye maple neck. DOB sep 1991. I own it since 1996.
602.    06/22/08    I purchased a Stingray in 1976 (snB002043). It has a maple fingerboard (part of the neck of course) and I would love to have a replacement with a rosewood fingerboard. Contact me @, if you have such a neck - 3 anchor bolts. tnx
603.    06/22/08    20th anniversary stingray serial number A01170 is owned by boston bassist steve cuoco
604.    06/22/08    I have MM Stingray ser. # B008132, natural,maple,circle R on headstock, pat. pending on bridge. Bought 1978 Chicago Store Tucson Az.
605.    06/21/08    B012777 - guess about 1978? Add to database. Chocolate brown, lovingly looked after in London UK.
606.    06/17/08    I have a Musicman Stingray with serialnumber B007530. Sunburst body, black pick-guard, clear maple neck, strings though body.
607.    06/02/08    I would like buy pre-eb stingray 77'~79' sunburst, black pg
608.    05/29/08    I have Stingray BO17895 I want to buy a Sabre bass and Sabre guitar. Any offers?
609.    05/28/08    Holla...! I just bought my first Musicman. It's bass with Stingray (EB) neck & Sabre body. Is it really ever made ? I'm confuse because never see the picture in internet and just bought from my friend ( used ).Thanks !
610.    05/26/08    hi everybody, im actually restoring a 1979 sabre and the pickguard is missing. if anybody can help me getting one or can send me a sketch from a original pickguard, so can make a new one would be great. thanx for help in advance. greetz L.K.
611.    05/26/08    No. 15 message. It should read, I purchased it new on the 6 /11/78 for $776 Australian. Thanks for that. Regards, Marlon Holden
612.    05/24/08    My Sting Ray has the serial no B 005166, is black with black pg, maple neck and probably built in 1977.
613.    05/23/08    I have a 1978 Stingray with a tremendous fret buzz. Does anyone have any tips or advice?
614.    05/23/08    I've played my stingray 1979 on many sessions inc 'Nikita' Elton John. It now has a fretless fingerboard but has developed a slight buzz from the pickup. Can anyone help with a cure. DP
615.    05/23/08    looking for a fretless neck for my 79 Sabre, can anyone help? Many thanks.
616.    05/21/08    Hey Gav; Just wanted to let you know,picked up another Sabre's a 1979 and the serial#isC002983 it 's Sunburst with a black PG.Haven't taken down to see what the build dates are yet ,but when i do i'll send them along.Again,Thanks for a Great Sight
617.    05/09/08    Anyone have the electronics for a "79 sabre bass?? I have the pickups and control plate but I need all pots, toggles, preamp, and plug. Thanks,
618.    04/28/08    Hi Gav! Thanks for the schematics for the Sabre they'll help far as Date codes on my Sabre the neck date is Jul 17 1979 .The pocket date can't be read as this guitar was refinished rather poorly and i intend to try to return it to original.Russ
619.    04/28/08    Looking good Gav, thanks for all you do.
620.    04/27/08    Please add my '92 Stingray to your list that I bought 4/25/08: #36169, DoB 10/20/92; Blk Body; matt blk pg; 6 bolt b/eye mpl neck; r/wood fb lacquered; 3b preamp; Flea Bridge; solid headstock logo
621.    04/27/08    B005574..16 Dec1977 (not clear if this is body date or neck date). Natural with Maple. Black pg. 3 bolt neck. Strings through body.
622.    04/26/08    I have a Music man Stingray 5 , the color is Lava Pearl, made Febuary 26 weds of 2003, and picked it up used from Guitar Center in Fayetteville Ga store for 1050.00 us dollars
623.    04/26/08    Hi! I WOULD LIKE TO BUY a right handed pre-Ernie Ball Stingray bass with a fretted ROSEWOOD FINGERBOARD and strings-through-body. Do you have one for sale or know where there is one for sale? Thanks!!!
624.    04/26/08    I have a 2004 2eq Stingray in vintage sunburst with a maple neck and a black pickguard, strung with Rotosound Tru Bass strings.
625.    04/25/08    Hallo , Iam Budy from Bandung west java ,Indonesia country , my colection bass is Musicman Stingray 1979 and Musicman Sabre 1 guitar . Iam very impressed with your website , lots of knowledge I could gain.
626.    04/25/08    Purchased Dec 77 in Montreal: B006072 Walnut, maple neck, black pickguard - it is almost fretless now...
627.    04/24/08    Great site. I have a 1979 Sabre II fretless that I purchased new in 1979. For the longest time it was my only bass to play. I pretty much stick to my Alembics now but I still love the ol' MM
628.    04/24/08    Hi I have a wonderfull Musicman Bongo HHP5, can I send a Pictures?
629.    04/23/08    i will buy 1977-1978 area sunburst stingray bass.i 'am searching.can you help me regards . . . .
630.    04/22/08    Hey All in MM land! I was wondering if anyone has a wiring schematic for a 79 MM Sabre bass.i need it for some work i'm doing on a sabre i just acquired.The serial# is C004515,any info on this bass would be cool,Thanx Russ,
631.    04/18/08    Got onto your site and thought I should leave my bass info. Serial No. B007025 Sunburst alder body with black P/G. Neck built Aug 9 1978 & Body built Feb 24 1978. I purchased it new on the 6 /11/08 for $776 Australian
632.    04/18/08    Has the stingray neck radius changed over time? Are the pre-EB's 7.25" radius? If so has the pup pole piece hieghts also changed?
633.    04/17/08    I have just got myself a very nice Stingray which although seriously we used still plays like a dream - SN B012765, Natural finish, black pickguard, Maple neck, Circled R on logo - i never want to play another Fender again :-)
634.    04/13/08    Hi, I was wondering if I could add my stingray 4 to the serial numbers list... I can only deduce the age from the current list but the serial number is 34507, its solid black with the muted bridge and a beautifully polished maple neck. What else required?
635.    04/13/08    Just found and purchased a 1978 Black w/ maple neck StingRay. Another amazing bass for my new SR collection
636.    04/11/08    To get the year for a Sabre remove the neck normally there is a pencil date on the body one of mine is March 2007
637.    04/08/08    In the early Musicman catalog, The stingray, came with an optional "pre-amp". So, were the early stingrays passive, in the beginning?
638.    04/03/08    I have a cool 1979 musicman Sabre serial # c004385 wood finish was black pick and black pick guard, I am happy to joint the musicman family.
639.    04/03/08    StingRay 5 - Sept 11, 2003 - SN: E38167 - Black body, black pup and pg - maple neck
640.    04/02/08    Just purchased my first. 2007 Stingray 4 HH, white,tort PG, with matching headstock. This bass is incredible to play, don't know why I waited 30 yrs to buy one.
641.    03/31/08    Just got #13 (of 100 made) of the 2001 NAMM SR w/Status neck and it is AMAZING!!!!!
642.    03/29/08    stingray 5 E21300
643.    03/24/08    Have a '77 Stingray, Natural, black pick guard, maple neck: B002962
644.    03/22/08    I have an April of 2002 EBMM Stingray 4, serial E30428, color is Burnt Apple, black pg, 2EQ, rosewood with a matching headstock
646.    03/19/08    Hi, I own 2 Stingrays: a pre-EB natural w/rosewood neck, black pup & pg (B019348 - dated 1979). Also, an EB 1997/8 sunburst w/maple neck, white pg & black pup (L00622). Both Left Handed. Mike, UK.
647.    03/19/08    I own a 1978 Sting Ray in natural. Maple neck dated Oct. 16, 1978. Body dated Aug. 11, 1978. Serial #8048.
648.    03/18/08    (Date Correction) Stingray 4 (11/25/2007), 3 Bd EQ, E62953, Natural, black pickguard, rosewood
649.    03/13/08    i have a stingray ex SB/M...w/ s/n this a genuine EBMM?
650.    03/12/08    1989 EBMM Stingray 4 string, sunburst, white pickguard, 3EQ, birdseye maple neck and fretboard
651.    03/10/08    can you add my serial#s, all gotten directly from ernie ball 55330 teal 5 str. maple, blk pkgrd 9/23/94,33799 blueburst, maple,9/6/91.35919 honeybrst,rosewood 6/4/92. 36422 blueburst, maple 12/9/92. 46028,teal,rosewood 8/17/95
652.    03/10/08    Own a 1977 Stingray in walnut, with a maple neck, black p.u. & p.g. strings through body. Three bolt neck with stamped serial #B005180.
653.    03/10/08    I've just discovered this site and wanted to let everyone know I had a Limited edition Namm Show bass stolen shortly after purchasing from Bass Central in Florida. Serial # BO15686. Please let me or Beaver Felton know if you happen to comre across it.
654.    03/10/08    Proud owner of two StingRays. StingRay5 Fretted and StingRay4 Fretted. Both instruments had performed very well which I am more than happy with them. Hope to add a StingRay5 Fretless to complete my SingRay Treo this year! Great Product!
655.    03/08/08    Orig owner Blk/Blk Stringray Ser. B012849 bought 12.10.79. Excellent cond.-nds mutes; sm neck/body p. chip. Orig owners manual, receipt, MM strap, fretted neck stamped 2.26.79; 2 Blackhurst MM S/R '85 necks-ebony fretless / fretted maple. Looking to sell.
656.    03/08/08    Hey All in MM land.I just acquired a Pre Eb Stingray,It's serial#is B002037 (already in your list)I'm looking for any help in finding some of the "radio style"black and silver control knobs.any help would be great russ/
657.    03/06/08    Stingray 4 (11/25/2008), 3 Bd EQ, E62953, Natural, black pickguard, rosewood neck.
658.    03/06/08    I own a brown finish 1978 Stingray ser. # B008345, and a 1979 natural finish fretless Sabre ser. # C002139, as well as a modern Stingray 5. They old ones sound so much better IMHO.
659.    03/04/08    Hey all! offically a member of the " MM Club"! I just got my 1982 MM Stringray amazing tone, feel and tons of MOJO.
660.    03/03/08    2001 music man stingray white w/ white perloid pickguard rosewood neck white headstock serial number E21510
662.    02/29/08    Sterling: 47504, matte natural ash, rosewood fb, black pg, preamp 12/11/1995, old plate, trans bridge, plastic battery compartment, great instrument.
663.    02/25/08    Stingray 4, June 16 1991. Vintage Sunburst , maple neck, and 3-band EQ. Bass was originally sent to Japanese distributor, Kanda Shokai. Now resides with me in Australia. (info from Dan at EB)
664.    02/25/08    Pré EB N° B015870 est t'elle de babrication US et modéle original je n'ai pas trouvé ce N° sur le site officiel musicman
665.    02/25/08    I am from Belguim and I have a MM Sabre from 23 sept. 1979 with serial C004393.Sunburst and completly
666.    02/20/08    20th Ann. Stingray 5 #F20846, HH, Maple, Matching Headstock
667.    02/19/08    I am proud owner of two Stingrays. The first is a SR 4, 28087, Honeyburst, 3 Bd EQ, Clear Pickguard an Rosewood Fingerboard. The second is a SR 5 , E 56091, Natural, Piezo, Rosewood. And Im very happy with them.
668.    02/18/08    I have a Music Man Sabre Serial Number C001313
669.    02/13/08    Please Help me if you can! I was lucky enough to buy a 77 Pre-Ernie Ball Stingray recently serial #B005840. It seems that my pre-amp is on the way to crapping out......much distortion.....batteries changed, contacts sprayed..Please help me if you can!
670.    02/10/08    i have a '78 ser B008324 dark brown, black pic, maple neck, all three pots date week 15, '78 in excellent original condition, same for case. bought new @ musical strings and things in chatham ontario canada. love it
671.    02/10/08    Thought you might like another serial no: E11791. This is a GORGEOUS sunburst 4-string fretless, with black pg, rosewood neck, and piezo pickup. It's my pride & joy. Dave Horton, Reading, England, UK.
672.    02/10/08    I have just acquired a serial number which isn't in your list: E41284. This is a StingRay5, black, with black pg, maple neck. Regards, Dave Horton, Reading, England, UK
673.    02/09/08    i own a cutless 1,would like to know its value.
674.    02/06/08    I have new info on #E17553 from ernie ball; DOB is 03 Nov. 2000, exact prod. numbers were not available, but"not many were made" it is also a 3EQ . thought you might like to have this info. for your records
675.    02/06/08    Hi,I own the metalflake green ,black pearliod,maple,matching headstock stingray seriel#E17553 that is listed on your site. great instrument. I wouldnt trade it for anything, great site
676.    02/05/08    Hello!!!!! Forgive for bad English. I have bass guitar 1979 musicman sabre bass, serial number C005379. Whether really it is present{true} American vintage a guitar?! Tell, when and where it{she} is made{produced}! Many thanks!!!!! Serg
677.    02/04/08    i have StingRay *E40695* was completed on July 04 2005 ,black body rosewood scale, [flea model] thanks, I LOVE THIS BASS
678.    02/01/08    B002216; sunburst w/black PUP and PG; maple fretboard, all original.

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