|Stroup||2002 to present.||Gary Stroup, Eckley, Colorado
Made since” December, 2002 at my home US Highway, Eckley, Colorado.
Dating Stroup guitars
Each one is numbered on the wood inside the the back. It can be seen through the f-holes.
They are numbered by the actual number of the guitar, thus:
GARY STROUP— ECKLEY, COLORADO U.S.A. — JANUARY 2009 #192 SIGNED BY ME— SIGNATURE AND THE NUMBER AGAIN #192.
This is all coated with lacquer written in lead pencil.” [Source, Gary Stroup, email 1/1/2009]