|Worthy Guitars||1996 to present||My first guitar was in ’82, but I started ‘for real’ in 1996 when I moved from Sydney to Melbourne. I now live outside Melbourne in Cockatoo. I have a workshop at home.
Dating Worthy guitars
The label (inside) has the month and year.
The serial number is for eg. A recent guitar, model called a Sunbeam has Serial # 54SB9…. meaning guitar number 54, SB for Sunbeam and 9 being the 9th Sunbeam.
The model Name/Type is also on the label along with the timbers used for the top, back and sides, fretboard, and bridge.” [Source: David Worthy, email, 31/7/2008 ]