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by haavo1970
Sat Sep 12, 2020 10:38 pm
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: 1980 Love Rock LS50 with Dimarzios?
Replies: 5
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Re: 1980 Love Rock LS50 with Dimarzios?

This is a great reference. http://www.tokairegistry.com/tokai-info/tokai-gibson-models.html It's really hard to say, though the guy I bought it from did say he pulled out the Dimarzios and replaced them with the Fralins. I'm just curious if an LS50 could be custom ordered with Dimarzios or were they...
by haavo1970
Sat Sep 12, 2020 1:25 pm
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: 1980 Love Rock LS50 with Dimarzios?
Replies: 5
Views: 222

Re: 1980 Love Rock LS50 with Dimarzios?

Yes, I have the circuit board for the electronics. The board, pickups and tuners were replaced, but the seller included the originals. I can tell the Dimarzios are a PAF/SD set as the SD has the hex head pole pieces and the PAF has the slot head screws. They certainly look 40 years old. The guitar n...
by haavo1970
Sat Sep 12, 2020 1:08 pm
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: 1980 Love Rock LS50 with Dimarzios?
Replies: 5
Views: 222

1980 Love Rock LS50 with Dimarzios?

I just bought a 1980 "inky" Love Rock (SN: 0100595). From research, it appears to be a late September 1980 LS50 model. The seller told be it was an 1981 model. The strange thing is it came with double ring tuners, and a set of Dimarzio PAF/Super Distortion pickups. It has a 3 piece plain top, the ba...