Dating samick guitars
Samick guitars have been radically redesigned by industry guru Greg Bennett to improve their sound and quality.
They are known for their high quality, especially those produced in the 80s and 90s.
The name refers to the entire Samick Music Corporation, which owns several manufacturers of pianos, guitars, and other instruments. Samick factory in Cilesungi, near Bogor, Indonesia.
The company started as 'Samick Pianos' in 1958, manufacturing pianos sold under the Samick name. This factory produces the majority of instruments that Samick makes.
In factories in various Asian countries, Samick manufactures a large share of all electric guitars on today's market, mostly for other brands.
Samick Musical Instruments have always made a wide range of guitars, from starter models to professional instruments.
The Samick Artist series, for example, are known as high-quality guitars; they were made under the Samick name from the mid-1980s till the late-'90s.