Prs serial dating
After the year prefix, these models us a code digit of "9", indicating a set-neck model bass.
Possible exceptions Because the bolt on guitars have numbers stamped on them conceivably they could be using 1994 plates up until at least February of 1995.
I don't think they throw the preprinted plates away just because the year changes.
CNC manufacturing techniques allows PRS to build more guitars than ever but a lot of the original soul of the guitar is lacking.
Also when you produce huge amounts of guitars there are other problems with wood for example.
Like the CE and EG models the serial number is located on the neck plate on the back of the guitar.