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by rtblues
Tue Feb 13, 2018 9:51 am
Forum: Amps
Topic: ELK amps
Replies: 7
Views: 10724

Elk Twin Amp 50

Elk Twin-Amp 50 w/Fender Stratocaster (USA)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PDfxhRB6euA
by rtblues
Thu Dec 28, 2017 5:35 am
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Just got this 1981 Springy Sound
Replies: 18
Views: 12077

Elk Twin-Amp 50 power-head

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by rtblues
Thu Dec 28, 2017 5:33 am
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Just got this 1981 Springy Sound
Replies: 18
Views: 12077

Springy Sound & ELK Twin-Amp 50 Amplifier

Tokai Springy Sound & ELK Twin-Amp 50 Amplifier
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by rtblues
Tue Dec 26, 2017 8:15 am
Forum: Amps
Topic: ELK amps
Replies: 7
Views: 10724

ELK Amp

I have an ELK Rwin-Amp 50 here.
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It's very similar to a Fender Showman.
Really great sound! Love it! I have it as a back up and collectible.
by rtblues
Sun May 14, 2017 10:42 am
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Just got this 1981 Springy Sound
Replies: 18
Views: 12077

Your pic took my breath away, damn! Nice work!
by rtblues
Sun May 14, 2017 10:12 am
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Just got this 1981 Springy Sound
Replies: 18
Views: 12077

recently with the Lollars

Hi Guys, Been gone from here a while, sorry, too much stuff to do. First of all, thanks to all for very kind comments. I got a better video of my Springy Sound with Lollar pickups, through my Fender Deluxe Reverb. This one is a bit better sound than first video I linked here. Last one was a major bl...
by rtblues
Sat Feb 11, 2017 5:24 am
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Just got this 1981 Springy Sound
Replies: 18
Views: 12077

Wow! Looks nice. First time that I've seen one with a red head-stock, or any color actually.
by rtblues
Wed Feb 01, 2017 5:07 am
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Just got this 1981 Springy Sound
Replies: 18
Views: 12077

My 1981 Springy Sound through 1965 Fender Deluxe Reverb
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pslbY0xcNk8
by rtblues
Thu May 12, 2016 10:33 am
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: 1983 Block Logo Springy Sound with 'H' Pickups
Replies: 3
Views: 2517

I just replaced the pickups in my 1981 Springy Sound with Lollar - SBFSN Vintage Blackface Pick-Ups, and wow, I can't say enough. Really great 60's Strat sound, and sounds so great in all positions.
by rtblues
Thu May 12, 2016 10:30 am
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Just got this 1981 Springy Sound
Replies: 18
Views: 12077

Just replaced the pickups with: Lollar SBFSN Vintage Blackface pickups.
BOOM~! Can you say '60s Strat sound?
Great for BLUES man!
by rtblues
Sat Apr 30, 2016 8:06 am
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Just got this 1981 Springy Sound
Replies: 18
Views: 12077

felixcatus wrote:Nice 8), congrats and welcome to the forum.

Thanks a lot~!
by rtblues
Sat Apr 30, 2016 6:20 am
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Just got this 1981 Springy Sound
Replies: 18
Views: 12077

Details: - Very early Tokai Springy Sound stratocaster made in 1981 w/ "U" stamped pickups - Neck is straight. Truss rod still works. - No HSC included. - Nice moderate U (NOT V) shape neck - serial # on the neck plate is 1023106 - no numbers impressed on the final fret. - According to the catalog o...
by rtblues
Sat Apr 30, 2016 6:18 am
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Just got this 1981 Springy Sound
Replies: 18
Views: 12077

Just got this 1981 Springy Sound

Just got this 1981 Springy Sound and Loving it...! Had to put down my 90's USA Fender Strat, this Tokai is simply a better instrument, hands-down... http://i66.tinypic.com/zsjr7d.jpg http://i63.tinypic.com/35n5v1y.jpg http://i65.tinypic.com/svl9tu.jpg [/img] Through a 1965 Fender Deluxe Reverb http:...
by rtblues
Sat Apr 30, 2016 6:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Guitar cables
Replies: 17
Views: 17328

Cables

Spectraflex "Fatso-Flex" are the ones I've settled on after others, even very expensive ones, failed. Love this cable! Noticeable tone improvement, and
very well made.