Ibanez Destroyer Model: DT-450
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1984 DT-450 WH

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Status: Known
Model: DT-450
Line: Destroyer II
Serial Number Format: myypppp[1]
Machine Heads: Smooth Tuner Mini II
Neck Composition: Maple 3-ply
Neck Type: Set
Fingerboard Composition: Rosewood
Fret Count: 22
Scale (inches): 24.75"
Body Composition: Flame Maple top on Basswood
Binding (H / N / B): ? / ? / ?
Number of Pick-Ups: 2
Pick-Ups by Position (N / M / B): V-5 / x / V-5
Bridge: Pro Rock'r with Top-Lok II
Tail: Pro Rock'r with Top-Lok II
Controls: (2) Volume
(1) Master Tone
(1) 3-way Toggle
Control Knobs: Brass Sure Grip II
Hardware Color: Gold
Finish(es): Black (BK)
Cherry Sunburst (CS)
Red (RD)
White (WH)
Market: East[2]
Year of First Catalog Appearance: 1984
Catalog Appearances: 1984 Ibanez Profile July Issue
1985 Ibanez Profile February Issue
Comments: see the special edition DT-450, the DT-4550.
[1] the Serial Number Format for this model is myypppp where:

m = month of manufacture (e.g.: A = Jan, B = Feb, ... , K = Nov, L = Dec)
yy = last two digits of the year of manufacture (e.g.: 84 = 1984)
pppp = the sequential production number for this individual guitar out of all Ibanez electric guitars manufactured during the specified month/year at a given factory

Note: pppp is not the total number of guitars manufactured of this model.
[2] the targeted Market values are assumptions based upon the geographic region or the language of the catalog(s) in which a given model appears. If a model appears in a Japanese language catalog, the Market is assumed to be East. If a model appears in an English language catalog, the Market is assumed to be West. Otherwise, geographic area such as North America or Asia determines the market designation of East or West.