YCR-4330G L CR3 GB LQ 93 1998- Tomo del Show       Key     Bore    Bell     Bell     Finish             Price   Sales Period      Schilke, Model DT = Double Trigger. for example, one may or may not have a 2 piece bell vs a 1 piece bell, a gold brass vs yellow brass or even the same but with slightly different brace positions. YTR-8335HG       ML     YL-II GB1P CLQ    218     1991-1994 This fact has long Reply with quote ; YAMAHA - Complete Model & Serial Number List. G = Gold Brass Bell. This site uses cookies from Google to deliver its services and to analyze traffic. You should be to find these near the soundhole label or the stamp inside the guitar. YTR-924 ML YM YB LQ 150 1971-1975 YTR-933ML        ML     YL      YB      CLQ    195     1975-1981 YTR-234              ML     B         YB       LQ      40       1972-1977 4, 5 = Intermediate. that so far I've been limited to playing the horn in my bedroom, and that I use 4 = L level specification bore, 123mm bell design YTR-8335            ML     YL-II YB1P CLQ    205     1982-1994 by AlfaFreak » Mon Feb 20, 2012 5:32 am . YTR-912 ML A, B YB SP 170 1971-1975 YTR-9830 M YK Tai YB SP 295 1981 - YM: 123mm diameter, C tube only. On Yamaha (and some other) piccolos, the numbers may be located on the metal receiver for the headjoint (circled), and may be covered when assembled. CR4: 119mm diameter pipe, only Eb cornet Short. YCR-2610SII Eb ML CR4 YB SP 96 1998- Red Brass Finish: Lacquer Weight: Light Current Model: YTR-6335, Model: Where to find the serial number On electric guitars, the serial number is generally stamped or punched on the headstock. Instagram. YTR-732 Years: 1969-1978 Key: Bb Bore: .445" Bell Size: 5" Material: YAMAHA - Complete Model & Serial Number List. but LQ) but LQ) YCR-6330SII Bb L CR3 YB SP 162 1998- Tomo del Show 8 = A-HighBb (Picc.) NUMBER: DATE ADDED TO STOCK: … Again, only use where the trigger is an option within a particular model range, although i think there are instances where it is used just as a marketing tool on models where it is the oonly set-up. The Yamaha VIN decoder ATV will tell you the information about the type of the engine, its specs and the type of fuel you can use. YTR-83M M A? but YB) YFH-631GS M FH1 GB SP 195 2001- 3 rd trigger YCR-8335S Bb L CR3 YB SP 220 1985-1994 However, if you have a dated receipt of a horn’s serial number, please contact us through the link in the header so we can add more detail to this serial number list. Facebook. Different from the standard models supplied with both 1st and 3rd slide triggers. (Please enter the entire serial # including letters and leading zeros.) Manufacturer * Select Manufacturer ADOLPHE SAX BUESCHER BUFFET C.G. The serial number on YAMAHA VERTICAL PIANOS is stamped on the gold colored plate on the inside of the piano as illustrated in the S = silver-plate CR is cornet Denotes a trigger on BOTH the 1st and 3rd valve slides. YTR-6810S Hi-Bb S                    YB1P SP       160     1994 -, Model YTR-4335GS       ML     YL-II GB      SP       107     1998- YCR-2310 L YB LQ 59 1991-1994 Long model YTR-915 Hi-Bb S YK YB LQ 150 1971-1975 4-valve Sometimes the serial number will be on both the handslide and the neck receiver. board user Glennx in January of 2011 based on material gleaned from other web GL = Gold Lacquer. CR3: 119mm diameter pipe, only Bb cornet Short. Hi People I've sourced info from many sources and am publishing this list. YCR-8610S Eb ML CR4 YB SP 230 1985-1994 Y refers to Yamaha TR is trumpet CR is cornet FH is Flugelhorn GRADE (BUILD QUALITY) 1, 2 = Beginner. YTR-1335            ML     YL-II YB      LQ      45       1998- Input your Serial # to determine whether the piano was made for the US market. W-42L - Yamaha - Brass Instruments (1974) W-XX - Yamaha - Custom Band Instruments (c1970's?) YTR-9430L L YQ YB1P SP 230 1981-1991 YTR-2310            M        B         YB       LQ      54       1982-1991 YCR-2331 Bb L YB LQ 61 1987-1991 Tomo del Show YTR-9310M         M        A         YB1P SP       230     1981-1982      B7 YTR-739T Years: 1976-1984 Key: Bb Bore: .463" Bell Size: 4-7/8" YTR-637 Years: 1976-1984 Key: Bb Bore: .460" Bell Size: 5" Material: Yamaha Motorcycles Serial Prefix – Yamaha Model Codes 1970 - 1994. 3 = Bb I believe that the A, E and N letters used on some student model trumpets are market specific, relating only to the trumpet / case combination. For some reason, Vincent jumped around a little on serial numbers. Yamaha have been adding serial numbers to their pianos since 1917, they consist of a factory code at the start (or none for Hamamatsu) followed by sequential numbers which are specific to each Yamaha factory. YTR-931M           M        A         YB      SP       195     1975-1981      B7 There simply isn't enough (appropriate) numbers to accomodate all the possible bores in a logical sequence. YTR-637 Bb       ML     B         YB2P GLQ   135     1977-1982      ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ GP = gold plate but YB) YTR-983Long M YK Tai YB LQ 220 1975-1981 YTR-741 C         M                    YB2P SP       98       1972-1975 YTR-8335USII     ML     YL-II YB1P SP       225     1994-2001 adjusted by the master craftsmen at the Schilke factory. The first step is to find the serial number—a combination of letters and/or numbers— and the "Made in..." label (Japan, Taiwan, or Indonesia) on the guitar. Twitter. It appears this has only been used once on a 6000 series of cornets before the introduction of the Maestro and Xeno range. F = fanfare trumpet White Era will often have the serial number on the tuning slide, but not YCR-333S L YB SP 70 1972-1977 Tomo del Show Rumor suggests that only 23 were made with serial numbers from 201001-201023.. Any thoughts or knowledge in this area? 3 = Step-up . YTR-8445S L YS-III YB1P SP 240 2001- I deperately need more close up photos of model number to actually confirm what is actually being done by Yamaha. YTR-2321            ML     B         YB       LQ      69       1982-1991 MS = 11.00mm (0.433”) ), 6xx : Professional (Flugel range only), 6xxxH : Professional Heavywieght (introduced 1987, replaced by Xeno Range), 6xxxH : Maestro Range (UK Brass Band marketing, now marketed as NEO range except cornets), 6xxx : Professional Signature Series (Bob Shew, etc...), 8xx : Custom (Unique Japan only medium bore range), 8xxxH : Pre-Xeno (Custom?) Serial Numbers Maker Links Distin serial-location chart Bore sizes and codes (pdf) Mouthpiece charts Holton Model Guide* (pdf) White/King Model Guide* (pdf) Martin Model Guide* (pdf) FE Olds Model Guide* (pdf) Kanstul Model Guide* (pdf) Vincent Bach Periods Chart Leblanc Stencil Trumpets Calicchio Trumpets Table Conn Pro Trumpets Chart Yamaha Model codes by TM'r Glennx Timeline chart of … U = ???. SoundCloud. Every prefix from a Yamaha vehicle identification number (VIN number) refers to a model code. Yellow Brass Finish: Silver Weight: Light Current Model: YTR-6310ZS, Model: ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ (At this stage I should point out YTR-739T Bb       L         YR      GB2P SP       167     1977-1982 1st YTR-8445USII L YS-III YB1P SP 240 1994-2001 ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ YTR-981 S YK YB LQ 220 1975-1981 YTR-9420L L B YB1P SP 230 1981-1991 SoundCloud. EDIT: I have realized that this description is not actually correct for the last number. posted at www.trumpetmaster.com by YTR-922              ML     YN      YB      LQ      150     1971-1975 YTR-9410L L YM YB1P SP 230 1981-1991 Trumpet and cornet Serial Number Adams Musical Instruments - Experience the Sound of Quality. W = Raw Brass. The serial number can be seen by opening the toplid of the piano and looking inside. II, III is an improved version YTR-9440L L YS YB1P SP 230 1981-1994 YTR-661 Eb       ML                 RB2P LQ      103     1972-1975 Model Key Bore Bell Bell Finish Price Sales Period There are numerous serial numbers lists for Holton instruments on the web today, so the list below I’m not confident on who to attribute this list to. Artist/custom YTR-9910 M YK Tai YB SP 305 1981-1998 The use of letters is inconsistent so needs to be looked at individually for each model really. I felt like I was swimming in a YTR-634 Bb       ML     B         RB2P LQ      92       1972-1977      (B5 YTR-901 Bb       M        YC      YB      LQ      150     1971-1975      (B2 LA = Wayne Bergeron (YTR-8335LA) Las Angeles, XV = Xeno 15th Anniversary (YTR-8335RGSX), 20TH = Xeno 20th Anniversary Model (YTR-8335RS20TH). YTR-934L            L         YR      YB      SP       195     1975-1981 postings and reprinted here with that author’s permission} It appears the "H" designation appeared in the mide 1980's in Japan and then became international with the introduction of the "Heavyweight" 6000 range, and subsequent series II of the same range. YTR-2320S          ML     B         YB      LQ      69       1987-1991 loud, but I think it will bark if pushed. What do you think of different instruments and accessories? In 1918 the company was incorporated and "Co" was added to the engraving of all instruments, before 1918 the engraving read simply as "H. N. Model       Key     Bore    Bell     Bell     Finish             Price   Sales former Schilke employee from that era that some of these horns were put 5xxx : Allegro (introduced 2010 - , intermediate? YTR-4325G         ML      B         GB      LQ      95       1994-1998 The first Minerva (#2722) was manufactured in 1958. Key Bore Bell Bell Finish Price Sales Period YTR-135 Bb       M        B         YB      NP      26.5    1972-1977 YTR-3320S          ML     B         YB      SP       94       1982-1991 (Japan only) 1986-1990, 8xxx : Xeno (international model, 2001-), 9xxx : Xeno Artist Series (Chicago, New York etc. It might be anytrhing from a change in thickness of bell material, a change of brace design to the addition of a water key. YB      SP       230     1975-1981      YTR-739 - Downbeat Magazine 1977 W-77 - Yamaha - Custom Trumpets (1982) W-96UR - Yamaha - Trumpets - United States (1985-6) W-117 - Yamaha … For example, in 1928 the Apollo serial numbers were 8600 - 8700. It is not used when it is only available with one or the other. YTR-917 M RB LQ 1971-1975 YCR-4330GS L CR3 GB SP 105 1998- Tomo del Show YTR-921              ML     YL      YB      LQ      150     1971-1975 Vintage King Trombones, H.N. ), 2 - Eb Alto (no known Eb Alto trumpets exist but it would make sense that the number 2 was reserved for this pitch.). Z = (unknown) I interviewed several former employees but was unable to get any specific dates of model introductions much less exact serial numbers. About. YTR-8335GS       ML     YL-II GB1P SP       230     2001- YFH-231 Bb M YB LQ 75 1978-1982 Boosey & Co and Boosey & Hawkes brasswind serial numbers This list is based on a study of the surviving workshop archives of Boosey & Co and Boosey & Hawkes, now in the care of the Horniman Museum, London These tables give the earliest serial numbers recorded for each period. I think this seems to be fairly well established, although the listed items in italics are more theoretical. Yellow Brass Finish: Silver Weight: Light Current Model: YTR-6335S, Model: being a smaller bore. S = 10.50mm surrounding, with less sense of projection. Period (Note: This is for Acoustic Pianos only- please do not enter a digital piano Serial Number.) YTR-943L L SP 195 1975-1981 Genrally, I believe that gold plating is applied over silver plating or nickel as it does not adhere to raw brass very well, and as such most gold plated Yamaha trumpets will have started life as a lacquered or silver plate version of the trumpet. For example, if the serial number began with a number "4" you would then add "1" to this number and know that the instrument was manufactured in 1985. Only seen on the YCR-8335SRH, it is used to denote a 3rd valve slide fixed ring and 1st valve slide thumb hook (saddle). YouTube . YFH-6310SII S FH1 YB SP 180 1998-2001 SP = silver-plate The letter "S" is used to denote Silver Plating. The addition of letters as described below has been introduced to help over come the limited combinations of numbers only. R = reverse leadpipe (Zeno only) NOTE: verify this YTR-800G           ML     YR      GB1P CLQ    183     1991- Yamaha Piano Serial Number Search. YTR-8330S          ML     YL-II YB1P SP       220     1987-1994 Horn-u-Copia An Index to Getzen Instruments. extra pipe w 4th valve This is made more confusing as Yamaha themselves market some particular trumpets with an "S" in their marketing material but not actually stamped on the same instument, eg: the Xeno Artist Series trumpets, only available in silver plate but marketed by Yamaha as YTR-8445CHS in all of their published material. YTR-639 Years: 1976-1984 Key: Bb Bore: .463" Bell Size: 4-7/8" Also worth noting is the variance of measurements in the same bore sizes. YCR-6610S Eb ML CR4 YB SP 160 1994-1998 ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ YTR-8335H         ML     YL-II YB1P CLQ    213     1987-1994 YTR-961               M        M        D / D   SP       230     1975-1981 The problem with this system is that Jupiter has been manufacturing instruments for over a decade. YTR-2335            ML     YL-II YB      LQ      60       1998- YTR-6610S Eb     M                    YB1P SP       160     1994- D fittings Again, this letter is only used when a model is available with both a standard or a reverse construction leadpipe. 3 = ML bore, 123mm I'd like to work out if this is a deliberate change of measurement made by Yamaha for speccific models or simply anj case of the original imperial measurements being changed to decimal and back again, each time changing slightly for the previous. In 1939 the Mercury models had serial numbers in the 10,000s. YCR-2311 Bb L YB LQ 58 1982-1991 Long model Model Key Bore Bell Bell Finish Price Sales Period YTR-2335S ML YL-II YB SP 72 1998- I have found the following so far: The following three letters pose some questions I haven't been able to confirm yet. SERIAL NUMBERING: Four-digits utilized since 1982. YTR-734 Bb       ML     B         YB2P SP       100     1972-1977      (B5 ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ YTR-3325S          ML     B         YB      SP       98       1991-1994 The pre-1982 range of Yamaha Trumpets with three digit model numbers appear to have been marketed as such: Does anyone have any old brochures or marketing material from this time that they are willing to sent to me or share as a .pdf? I guess if you are looking at purchasing a Yamaha trumpet 2nd hand you must know what configurations it was originally offered in before knowing if a particular instrument has been modified or not. If the first number was a "0", would indicate that the instrument was manufactured in 1991. Information about your use of this site is shared with Google. YB) YTR-736 Bb       M        A         YB2P SP       150     1977-1982      B7 Instagram. Year Number; SERIES with no prefix: 1946-1964 1- SERIES A: 1964-1967 A101-A3190 : 1968-1971: A3191-A8115 : 1972-1975 A8116-A19626 : 1976-1979 A19627-A33453 : 1980-1985 A33454-A45936 : 1986 A47586-A49686 : 1987 A49686-A52777 : 1988 A52778-A55603 : 1989: A55604-A57841 : 1990 A57842-A60425 : 1991 A60426-A61781 … YTR-8345S          L         YR      GB1P SP       220     1982-1994 In the earlier 3 digit models, it appears that there is the occasional use of rose brass, a higher copper content again, but ther is no letter used to indicate this. YTR-904              ML     A         YB      SP       150     1971-1975      B1 Simply enter your Yamaha piano serial number to find out when and where the Yamaha piano was made or look at the full listings of piano serial numbers. I have not found any material to classify the percentage of copper in each of the bell materials yet, in a fashion simialr to those used by Vincent Bach on each of the individual shop cards he kept for every single trumpet. YTR-9320ML      ML     B         YB1P SP       230     1981-1982      (B5 but Yellow Brass Finish: Lacquer Weight: Light Current Model: YTR-6310Z, Model: I'm always looking for more info for this chart. hello@thepianoshopbath.co.uk. One might descride it as an "improved" version of the same model. YTR-738 Years: 1974-1984 Key: Bb Bore: .463" Bell Size: 5" Material: This is made more confusing as Yamaha themselves market some particular trumpets with an "S" in their marketing material but not actually stamped on the same instument, eg: the Xeno Artist Series trumpets, only available in silver plate but marketed by Yamaha as YTR-8445CHS in all of their published material. 2 posts • Page 1 of 1. YTR-1      Bb       M        -          RB2P LQ      -          1968-1971? YTR-6320 Bb       ML     B         YB1P GLQ   155     1982-1994 YTR-2320ES        ML     B         YB      SP       70       1991-1998 YTR-1320            ML     B         YB      NP      45       1991-1998 An Index to Serial Number Lists. Here we have a list from all prefixes and model codes including their model year and the available colors available in that year. T = trigger Your shopping basket ... & Apollo. YTR-734 Years: 1969-1978 Key: Bb Bore: .460" Bell Size: 5" Material: The standard info on Yamaha serial numbers is that they are not sequential and you need to contact Yamaha directly for information. YTR-911              ML     A,B     YB      SP       170     1971-1975      This is an approximate guide to deciphering the meaning of the numbers and letters used to create the model numbers used on Yamaha Trumpets. S = Silver Plate. YTR-737 Years: 1976-1984 Key: Bb Bore: .460" Bell Size: 5" Material: Discussion of playing techniques. Favorite Answer. Why do people sometimes mask the last three digits of a serial number? __________________________________________________ ________ Yellow Brass Finish: Silver Weight: Light Current Model: YTR-6345GS, Model: If a model is only available in a silver plate configuration it would appear that the "S" is not used, eg: YTR-9610. Note that there is no letter to denote Lightweight or Medium-weight. With acoustic guitars, the serial number is usually written somewhere in … The "II" indicates the 2nd development of the same model. Please feel free to submit your own Yamaha serial number to help me work this out. YL , YL-II: 123mm diameter, 37 Bell model; Bb pipe only; current standards. Model: YTR-6340ST Bb   L         YR      GB1P SP       175     1987-1994 1st trigger but LQ) Based on the considerations of my last few serial number-related posts, plus external confirmation on the timing of some engraving style changes, I’ve updated the primary serial number table for Reynolds instruments, as well as the dates on the Reynolds engraving styles page and specification pages for F.A. 1, 2 = Beginner, 8, 9 = Yamaha has never issued a list or even a method for identifying the age of a Yamaha trumpet by using the serial number. The sound is more together than the 634, more R = Reverse Construction Leadpipe. H = Heavyweight. YCR-6610ST Eb ML CR4 YB SP 170 1998- with 3rd trigger, Model YS, YS-II, YS-III: 126mm diameter, C tube only. LETTER CODES YTR-8335UGII    ML     YL-II GB1P  CLQ    218     1994-2001 YTR-9345L          L         YR      GB1P SP       230     1981-1982 Also note that there is NO denotation for a lacquered instrument. Period      Schilke Post-1982 with the change to the 4 digit model numbers, the marketing material suggests the following. YCR-733 L YB SP 152 1978-1982 Tomo del Show YTR-737 and you would be hard pressed to tell the difference between this horn YTR-4335G         ML     YL-II GB      LQ      95       1998- YTR-3325            ML     B         RB      LQ      86        1991-1994 standard level. YTR-8445UGSII L YS-III GB1P SP 245 1994-2001 5 = D YCR-232 Bb L YB LQ 40.5 1972-1977 Long model 4-valve, straight bell Sometimes marketed as "FF" but only seen as "F" stamped on the trumpet. It is not used to denote a Small Bore even though the "Custom" range of Bb and C trumpets from 1982-85 started including the bore size in the model number similar to Bach's (eg: YTR-9330ML). The only instances of the letter W being used are on a particular range of rotary trumpets and flugel horns designed in conjunction with the Vienna Philharmonic orchestra, based on the Heckel model trumpets. Olds and Son about 35 years ago, there was very little known about the early years of this company. BP = Black Phoenix (YTR-8310ZBP) Black Lacquer with special engraving of the original Yamaha Phoenix symbol. Facebook. Used in the Yamaha saxophone range for a while but new to the trumpet range. YTR-910 D-Eb M B YB SP 150 1971-1975 YTR-8445HGS L YS-III GB1P SP 245 1991-1994 KEY I was also informed by a If anyone wants to supply me with the correct fractional imperial measurements it would be appreciated. Piccolo serial numbers generally appear near either end of the body of the piccolo, on the back of the instruments. Yellow Brass Finish: Lacquer Weight: Light Current Model: YTR-6335, Model: YTR-8335U         ML     YL-II YB1P CLQ    213     1991-1994 YTR-8335HSMVII ML YR? YTR-908 ML B RB LQ 150 1971-1975 extra pipe w 4th valve YTR-800GS         ML     YR      GB1P SP       195     1991- YFH-6310S S FH1 YB SP 178 1985-1998 If there is an "A" When you look at the actual instruments, they are stamped as YTR-8445CH. YTR-9335ML      ML     YL      YB1P SP       230     1981-1982 Early instruments will have a "lion head" by the serial numbers and are engraved "The King". 1 - Bb Bass (eg: YTR-916) (as only one set of custom made Bass Trumpets exist it is hard to say whether this was the intent of the the series number but it seems to make sense although doesn't fit into the 3 digit model numbers. YTR-905              L         A         RB      LQ      150     1971-1975      (X3 As far as I can tell there is no specific meaning to each number other than to differentiate one from others. It is model dependent as to which slide it is. YTR-8335HSGP Bb ML YL-II YB1P GP 360 1987 100thanniv.model 4 = C YTR-6330F Bb     ML     YL-II YB1P GLQ   180     1998- Serial Number Lookup Fields with * are required. Or you want to play a horn with a number that is close to your idol’s saxophone. but RB) Up until this point the Yamaha trumpet range was all medium to lightweight in a similar fashion to the Schilke range of instruments. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ YCR-332 Bb L RB LQ 55 1972-1977 Long model YTR-235              M        B         YB       LQ      45       1977-1982 YouTube. The letter "G" is used to denote a bell made from Gold Brass. White." SERIAL NUMBERING: Four-digits utilized since 1982. YTR-6320S Bb     ML     B         YB1P SP       170     1982-1994 YTR-333              ML     B         RB      LQ      70       1977-1982 YCR-335S L YB SP 94 1978-1982 Tomo del Show BORE ML = 11.68mm (0.460”) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ GB1P SP 218 2000 Mike Bucks model Yellow Brass Finish: Silver Weight: Light Current Model: YTR-6335S, Model: extra pipe w 4th valve II = 2nd Series. IMHO they are some of the highest quality horns on the used market today. YCR-731 M YB SP 100 1972-1977 Long model It would appear that gold plating is available as an option from the factory through their Custom Workshop or Alteliers. 01225 427961. YTR-942ML ML SP 230 1975-1981 SERIAL LETTERING L = 11.73mm (0.462”)  (of 2001), BELL YCR-6330S L CR3 YB SP 162 1982-1998 Tomo del Show It is sometimes (possible erroneously) supposed that five digit MKVIs are the best. YCR-631 Bb M RB LQ 92 1972-1977 Long model YFH-2310 M FH1 YB LQ 89 1982- YCR-6320S M YB SP 160 1982-1994 Long model 4th Number - Model, Version or Design Series. YCR-8335US L CR5 YB2P SP 245 1994- with 1st trigger ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Material: Gold Brass Finish: Lacquer Weight: Light Current Model: YTR-6345, Model: YB1P GLQ 158 2003- bell by Bob Malone. YB2P SP       108     1972-1975 YTR-941ML ML CLQ 195 1975-1981 YTR-736 Years: 1976-1984 Key: Bb Bore: .445" Bell Size: 5" Material: RH = Ring and Hook. BORE To Top . YTR-1310S          M        B         YB      SP       52       1987-1991 B: 127mm diameter, equivalent to ML bore; Bb pipe & C pipe; originally the Check out the serial #. YTR-651 D         M                    RB2P LQ      103     1972-1975 D: 120mm diameter, D tube only. together by Schilke employees at the Schilke factory. Menu. Getzen Serial Number List. Since then, Yamaha has developed a wide range of brass and woodwind instruments utilising the latest technologies as well as skills honed over the years. YTR-9340L          L         YR      GB1P SP       230     1981-1982 PM, Model and a B-5. The only info I could pass on to most folks was when the model in question was in production. GP = Gold Plate. Olds Serial Numbers and Dates for Trumpets and Cornets. YTR-962M M SP 195 1975-1981 YTR-903              ML     B         YB      LQ      150     1971-1975      Period YTR-732 Bb       M        A         YB2P SP       100     1972-1977      B7 Serial Numbers – Holton. extra pipe w 4th valve Yamaha - SERIAL NUMBER - Submission Form Yamaha Brochures & Marketing Material Yamaha - Trumpets - Japan (1968?) 6, 7 = Professional . RSS. extra pipe w 4th valve YTR-9445L L YS-II YB1P SP 280 1987-1991 Yellow Brass Finish: Silver Weight: Light Current Model: YTR-6310ZS, Model: It is sometimes hard to pin point what the actual change / improvement is. YTR-236              ML     B         YB      LQ      47       1977-1982 Used to denote a mechanical trigger for either the 1st valve slide or the 3rd valve slide. The following is presented to assist in locating serial number lists and/or other information useful in dating Brass Instruments. F = Fanfare. YTR-6321F Bb     ML     B         YB1P GLQ   190     1987-1998 Key Bore Bell Bell Finish Price Sales Period. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ been denied, but in his words, " Hell, man you're playin' a Schilke." YTR-8335G         ML     YL-II GB1P CLQ    218     2001- YTR-8330ST        ML     YL-II YB1P SP       230     1982-1987 (1st trigger) M = 11.30mm (0.445”) 1 = M bore, 127mm YCR-3330S L CR2 YB SP 91 1982-1998 Tomo del Show YTR-8335UGSII ML     YL-II GB1P SP       230     1994-2001 of its 123mm diameter, rather thin. YTR-4325GS       ML     B         GB      SP       107     1994-1998 extra pipe w 4th valve Prior to the early/mid-'90's, Yamaha kept no serial number records AT ALL, and serial numbers were not necessarily assigned sequentially (so I was told by Kurt Witt, the Band Instrument Product Manager). YCR-2610S Eb ML CR4 YB SP 96 1982-1998 YFH-8310US S FH1 YB SP 270 1998- 3rd trigger Over 100 company's databases containing dates of manufacture of musical instruments. YTR-800S            ML     YR      YB1P SP       180     1994- sound compared to the ytr634, not necessarily a brighter tone, but a sweeter Whilst the later cornets are supplied with double triggers the "DT" are not used. YTR-1310            M        B         YB      NP      40       1982-1991 Z = Bobby Shew (YTR-6310Z) The Z originally hails from Bobby Shew's remarks that the prototype horn had a real "Zing" to the sound as well as "SiZZle". warm trumpet sound - in the middle of the sound, whereas with the 634 it's more Model Key Bore Bell Bell Finish Price Sales Period I would characterize it as being a very compact Post a reply. CR5: 125.5mm diameter, short Xeno cornet only. The first Minerva (#2722) was built in 1958. YTR-8335RGS     ML     YL-II GB1P SP       245     2001- YFH-8310ST Bb S FH1 YB SP 260 1985-1998 3 rd trigger more letters to come (via edit) as time allows. A few models have been released in 2010/11 as limited editions finished in Black coloured Lacquer. 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