||“The 2001 Frankfurt Musikmesse was somehow our official start. There were just a few instruments – the earliest from 1993, but most of them were prototypes and experimental R&D stuff. Made in Kassel, Germany.
Dating BassLab Guitars
All serial numbers are in the housing of the electronics.
A typical number would be like
“LB” stands for the L-bow model
“05” is the number of strings
“08” is the date of manufacture
the rest is an internal code.
[Source and image courtesy of: Heiko Hoepfinger, BassLab, email 14/8/2008]