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  1. John A Roberts

    Swarovski serialnumbers changed

    Swarovski's Previous Numbering For more detail about Swarovski's previous numbering practices see the thread at: https://www.birdforum.net/threads/swarovskis-alpha-numeric-numbering-explained.369004 John
  2. John A Roberts

    Swarovski serialnumbers changed

    The pattern of the new NL serial numbering is consistent with that of the other products previously observed (including the current EL 10x42 #KD10 10772A in post #7): And the A prefix of the new NL numbering, is consistent with the previous use of the prefix on the ‘A+9’ numbered NL unit...
  3. John A Roberts

    Swarovski serialnumbers changed

    And visual verification of Jan's information about the new numbering . . . It's the first example that I've seen, and is from a current eBay listing by javp786 It shows an EL 10x42 box label for unit #KD10 10772A - - - - This is the revised ‘Legend’ version of the EL x42 that was introduced...
  4. John A Roberts

    Swarovski serialnumbers changed

    Hi Jan, Well that’s an interesting development, though not necessarily a totally unexpected one . . . As I’ve noted before, the main form of dating that specified both the year and week of manufacture seemed to create unnecessary anxiety for some intending purchasers And it must have on...
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