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LOCATIONS OF BATCH NUMBERS



Location Of Batch Numbers
Many collectors are finding different locations for batch numbers on many vehicles, so we are going to attempt to index where they are found. This index will be changed frequently to keep it updated, so please bear with us.

EXAMPLE: 3389BJ-UC-(4)

DATE - FACTORY - LOCATION - DIFFERENT LOCATIONS ON CAR 
 
3389     BJ         UC       4 different locations     

SYMBOL   LOCATION              SYMBOL   LOCATION  
R     =  REAR                  F     =  FRONT
RA    =  REAR AXLE             FA    =  FRONT AXLE
UC    =  UNDER CHINA           AC    =  ABOVE CHINA
RC    =  RIGHT OF CHINA        LC    =  LEFT OF CHINA
UMB   =  UNDER MATCHBOX        AMB   =  ABOVE MATCHBOX
LMB   =  LEFT OF MATCHBOX      RMB   =  RIGHT OF MATCHBOX
UMIL  =  UNDER MB INT'L LTD    AMIL  =  ABOVE MB INT'L LTD 
UCN   =  UNDER CAR NAME        ACN   =  ABOVE CAR NAME
LCN   =  LEFT OF CAR NAME      RCN   =  RIGHT OF CAR NAME
BS    =  BELOW SCALE           AS    =  ABOVE SCALE
LS    =  LEFT OF SCALE         RS    =  RIGHT OF SCALE
AY    =  ABOVE YEAR            BY    =  BELOW YEAR            
BCS   =  BELOW CRANKSHAFT      ACS   =  ABOVE CRANKSHAFT
T     =  TRAILER               S     =  SKID
UMI   =  UNDER MATTEL INC      AMI   =  ABOVE MATTEL INC
LMI   =  LEFT OF MATTEL INC    RMI   =  RIGHT OF MATTEL INC