Thanks! That's exactly what I was looking for Kjell. I have a FT-1000D that
I'm going to sell and wanted to be sure. It's a 1i150062. So it must be a
1991 vintage radio.
BTW I just listed a DRU-2 on QTH.com for sale.
73 and thanks
On Mon, May 31, 2010 at 3:49 PM, Kjell W. Strom <email@example.com>wrote:
> The structure of the serial number is like yMppssss, where y is
> the last digit of the year, M is a letter for the month,
> starting with C for January, pp is the number of the production
> lot and ssss is the serial number within the production lot.
> A radio with the serial number 0H070123, for example, was
> produced in 1990 in the month of June and belonged to production
> lot number 07. There is an ambiguity, since a 9 for the year can
> stand for both 1989 and 1999, a 0 for both 1990 and 2000 etc.,
> but for the later productions the production lot number (pp)
> will typically be around 60 or higher.
> Kjell, PB3SM - SM6CPI
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: firstname.lastname@example.org
> > [mailto:email@example.com] On Behalf Of James
> > Sent: 31 May 2010 23:14
> > To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> > Subject: [Yaesu] FT-1000 and FT-1000D Production Dates
> > Can anyone tell me what the production run dates are on the
> > FT-1000 and the FT-1000D ?
> > Thanks
> > 73
> > Jim W7RY
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