How old is your 808?

Discussion in 'Effects, Pedals, Strings & Things' started by Buddy Boy, Feb 22, 2008.

  1. Buddy Boy

    Buddy Boy Member

    Messages:
    2,644
    Joined:
    Dec 15, 2006
    Location:
    Springfield,MO
    Mine is serial # 122702.
     
  2. wleeds

    wleeds Member

    Messages:
    603
    Joined:
    Jan 20, 2005
    Location:
    Southern Ontario
    mine is 116375 :moon
     
  3. Buddy Boy

    Buddy Boy Member

    Messages:
    2,644
    Joined:
    Dec 15, 2006
    Location:
    Springfield,MO
    Very cool. I hope this developes further...:BluesBros
     
  4. wleeds

    wleeds Member

    Messages:
    603
    Joined:
    Jan 20, 2005
    Location:
    Southern Ontario
    this is one those threads I'd like to see take off. Lets count em all.
    m
     
  5. Iversen

    Iversen Member

    Messages:
    418
    Joined:
    Dec 17, 2006
    Location:
    Copenhagen, Denmark
    Mine is #120xxx, can't remember the last three digits, but it still kicks ass :AOK
     
  6. analogmike

    analogmike Gold Supporting Member

    Messages:
    6,267
    Joined:
    Mar 17, 2004
    Location:
    Connecticut
    Here is some info from my website which should help:

    The following list are some of the serial numbers and features of TS-808 pedals I have had in the shop. (R) means the trademark after Ibanez on the top of the pedal.

    1. 111642 (R) JRC4558D 1980 nut on power jack
    2. 112198 (R) JRC4558D 1980, nut on power jack 2SK121 FETS
    3. 112862 (R) RC4558P Malaysia 1980/31st week, nut on power jack
    4. 116118 (R) RC4558P Malaysia, nut on power jack
    5. 120229 (R)
    6. 120274 (R) RC4558P 1980/35th week, power jack nut
    7. 120407 (R)
    8. 122858 (R)
    9. 126469 (R) RC4558P
    10. 126648 (R)
    11. 127460 (R) JRC4558D 1980 chip
    12. 131544 (R) RC4558P Malaysia 1980/40th week, no power jack nut
    13. 131542 (?) no power jack nut, 2SK44
    14. 131630 (R) RC4558P malaysia chip 1980/35th week, 2SK44
    15. 131661 (R)
    16. 139290 (R) no nut on power jack, JRC4558D 0727 chip made in 1980
    17. 139329 (R)
    18. 139659 no nut on jack, Texas inst Malaysia chip
    19. 139767 TI RC4558P
    20. 144650 TL4558P 1981?
    21. 144990 no (R)
    22. 146264 (R) is OD-855 in TS808 shell
    23. 151870 (R) (orig#?) 1981 JRC4558D
    24. 152048 (R)
    25. 153125 no (R)
    26. 154114 no (R) JRC4558D
    27. 157788 no (R)
    28. 158135 (R)'81 JRC4558D
    29. 162972 JRC4558D killer tone
    30. 163311 no (R) JRC4558D, 1981 chip
    31. 164337 no (R) JRC4558D, no power jack nut, 1981 chip and caps
    32. 170002 no (R) '81 JRC4558D chip, no power jack nut
    33. 175729 no (R) JRC4558D chip, no power jack nut
    34. 177390 no (R) '81 JRC4558D, no power jack nut
    35. 178490 no (R)
    36. 181298 no (R) or nut, 1981 JRC4558D 1444 2SK44 FETS
     
  7. Ed Reed

    Ed Reed Senior Member

    Messages:
    7,522
    Joined:
    Feb 21, 2004
    Location:
    Somewhere out on that horizon
    152XXX, so I guess that makes it an 81.
     
  8. Mr. Kite

    Mr. Kite Member

    Messages:
    4,803
    Joined:
    Nov 17, 2005
    Location:
    Seabrook, TX
    Mine is 162976. Close to Mike's killer tone one:), 1981.
     
  9. pullagnm

    pullagnm Member

    Messages:
    1,103
    Joined:
    May 12, 2006
    Location:
    very weird, backwards place
    This is what started my OD addiction.

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    There's just something about this pedal. You know why it's one of the most copied pedals around.
     
  10. Lex Luthier

    Lex Luthier Member

    Messages:
    1,760
    Joined:
    Jan 21, 2004
    Location:
    3rd stone from the sun
  11. R Morrow

    R Morrow Member

    Messages:
    192
    Joined:
    Jul 9, 2007
  12. XKnight

    XKnight Member

    Messages:
    11,095
    Joined:
    Apr 8, 2007
    Location:
    Republic of Texas
    Mine is still a fetus.
     
  13. Brad J

    Brad J Member

    Messages:
    465
    Joined:
    Jan 28, 2008
    Location:
    Perth, Western Australia
    Mine is 178574, with the elusive TL4558P chip
     
  14. Buddy Boy

    Buddy Boy Member

    Messages:
    2,644
    Joined:
    Dec 15, 2006
    Location:
    Springfield,MO
    Bump for fun.:moon
     

Share This Page