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by goddardo
Fri Jun 26, 2020 3:02 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: What's the difference between current LS122 and LS136
Replies: 2
Views: 93

What's the difference between current LS122 and LS136

So I had to sell my LS122 GT recently to fund buying back a custom built guitar I had made in 1987, but stupidly sold a couple of years later, but I'm now in a position to buy another Tokai LP and an LS136 has come up for sale and it's virtually new... I'm trying to establish if the LS136 is higher ...
by goddardo
Wed Jun 12, 2019 3:08 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: Tokai ES178 335.. poss trade pending... Advice needed ASAP
Replies: 3
Views: 868

The guy is chomping at the bit to do a deal. Do you think it's a good prospect for me?
by goddardo
Wed Jun 12, 2019 2:47 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: Tokai ES178 335.. poss trade pending... Advice needed ASAP
Replies: 3
Views: 868

Tokai ES178 335.. poss trade pending... Advice needed ASAP

So there's a local guy with a new, unused ES178 in flamed natural Finish with its original hard case..... Here's the situation. I have a cherry 2002 DC TJ60 which has been upgraded to the tune of £250 which includes Oil city p90, better pots, harness. AMB wrapover Bridge, and a shell guard... Its a ...
by goddardo
Fri Apr 12, 2019 5:55 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: MIJ Tokais.... Metric or Imperial for bridge upgrade.
Replies: 3
Views: 1079

MIJ Tokais.... Metric or Imperial for bridge upgrade.

So I'm looking to upgrade the wrapover Bridge on my 2002 MIJ Tokai LP junior. I've seen the bridge and matching studs I'd like to get but I'm getting conflicting information on whether I'd need a metric or imperial thread type to fit the existing body bushings on my Tokai.... I'm being told that MIJ...
by goddardo
Thu Mar 28, 2019 2:34 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: Will a Gibson Historic LP junior pickguard fit a Tokai?
Replies: 1
Views: 819

Will a Gibson Historic LP junior pickguard fit a Tokai?

Just checking if this will be a correct fit, screw holes lining up properly etc.... Cheers guys
by goddardo
Thu Mar 14, 2019 9:13 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: Please educate me on the new high end Love Rock range
Replies: 9
Views: 1848

Does anyone have any info on alternative models as well. Rarity and cost might prohibit me from getting one of these
Cheers for the info so far guys
by goddardo
Wed Mar 13, 2019 12:55 pm
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: Please educate me on the new high end Love Rock range
Replies: 9
Views: 1848

Please educate me on the new high end Love Rock range

So I've been looking at LPs... The Gibson R8, the Standard and the Traditional and the more I think about having to pay big bucks for one of these, especially an R8....I'm starting to wonder if my money would be better spent on a high end Tokai, but I'm a bit confused at the range and the specs.... ...
by goddardo
Sun Mar 10, 2019 3:23 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: Dating a Tokai LP Junior
Replies: 3
Views: 967

Thanks for the info... Are these well made, good guitars?
by goddardo
Sat Mar 09, 2019 11:10 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: Dating a Tokai LP Junior
Replies: 3
Views: 967

Dating a Tokai LP Junior

So I've seen a MIJ cherry tokai junior for sale. The ser number is 0205097... Please could someone date this for me. Cheers guys
by goddardo
Sat Feb 02, 2019 6:24 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: Dating Love Rock LS60
Replies: 10
Views: 2098

A bit tricky tbh... Have to get involved with photobucket etc.... Its a nice looking gold top in great original condition. Nice colour back although 3 piece....stamped ser number on back of headstock Getting mixed reports on its quality though
by goddardo
Sat Feb 02, 2019 3:31 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: Dating Love Rock LS60
Replies: 10
Views: 2098

Thanks for the comments so far guys.... The ser number is stamped I'd post some pics but it's not straight forward on here Yeah sort of wondered about the price.. What would you consider to be a fair UK price for this...? Comes with a gator case as well. He's had it for sale on Facebook marketplace ...
by goddardo
Fri Feb 01, 2019 7:59 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: Dating Love Rock LS60
Replies: 10
Views: 2098

Dating Love Rock LS60

So I'm looking to poss buy a Love Rock gold top LS60 and wondered if anyone might be able to help me with the serial number dating. It's 0104631. Also if anyone could comment on the quality of this range. Its in great condition and will be costing me around £600 UK Appreciate your help and comments ...
by goddardo
Thu May 03, 2018 2:58 pm
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: 1991 Tokai LS65.... Potential purchase??
Replies: 3
Views: 1619

1991 Tokai LS65.... Potential purchase??

So I've got chance of buying a 1991 Love rock LS65. Great looker. A bit like Gary moores greeny LP... Guy wants £500 Inc a Gibson case. Just after some guidance and wisdom from you guys who know more about these than I do.. Were these good quality guitars from the early 90's?... I'm reading mixed re...
by goddardo
Thu Apr 26, 2018 2:50 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: 1985 LS50 plain top.... Opinions
Replies: 0
Views: 1350

1985 LS50 plain top.... Opinions

So I've got chance of a LS50 SB plain top LP . Quite a bit of play wear, for around £600... Just after some guidance and opinions from you good folks. It's fairly local, but just need some deeper wisdom on this guys. Thanks
by goddardo
Thu Apr 26, 2018 1:46 am
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: 1985 LS50 plain top.... Opinions
Replies: 1
Views: 1493

1985 LS50 plain top.... Opinions

So I've got chance of a LS50 SB plain top LP . Quite a bit of play wear, for around £600+. Just after some guidance and opinions from you good folks. It's fairly local, but just need some deeper wisdom on this. Cheers guys