Dating telecaster neck
I checked ebay to see what the other 76 strats had and it seems to be hard to tell by that.
No real info on a google seach other than the 5 way began in 77. I set it up with an active wammy system and it stays in tune with light to medium wammy work.
When the assembly line needs a body, they grab one, and likewise for the neck.
The neck and body may not have been made in the same month, or maybe even the same year!
To read this it is necessary to unscrew the neck from the body.
Anybody check my numbers to see if I am over the edge? You have to be careful with those neck codes because Fender was inconsistent with them. more likely from the 39th week of 1975 ... An added wire was installed to get the tone for the middle pickup working for the bridge as well. The pickup wires are resoldered due to nonstock lace pickup being installed.