Strobel 2003 to present Strobel Rambler Guitars. “The Strobel Folding Travel Guitars are made in Boca Raton, Florida, USA since 2003.

Our guitar comes apart to fit in a briefcase or computer bag. It plays and sounds like an expensive electric guitar. A stage quality instrument…

Dating Strobel Rambler guitars

Early Strobel Rambler guitars used SN of MMYY-##, 2 digits for month, 2 digits for year and then the production number in sequence. The first few guitars were dated 1003-# and they were started in late 2003. This numbering system was kept through 2005.

In 2006 we switched to YYMM-## and still use that system. I have been putting the serial numbers in the neck pick up cavity, usually written with a marker or pencil.

[Source: Russ Strobel, email 22/3/2010]

 Strobel Rambler folding travel guitar