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by hawkeye2u
Fri Apr 10, 2009 3:10 am
Forum: Tokai Sightings & eBay Alerts
Topic: LS-80 Reborn on eBay with No Reserve
Replies: 22
Views: 6558

Will you post to australia? and how much?
by hawkeye2u
Wed Mar 18, 2009 12:47 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: The Perfect Les Paul
Replies: 3
Views: 1633

I bought a MIJ98 LS-70F almost two years ago for US$600 + shipping from Japan to Australia . I had the guitar in less than a week!! That would be eq to a LS-95-100 theese days Do not get a Korean or Chinese model!! I've a/b tested mine to a Gibson LP, mine has better craftsmanship and blew the LP ou...
by hawkeye2u
Thu Feb 12, 2009 5:09 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: WOOO HOOO! Luv my love rock
Replies: 13
Views: 7044

Congrats
I want one of those!! BADLY
Love the top and the colour
by hawkeye2u
Thu Feb 12, 2009 1:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 193 Dead, 80 missing in Bushfire VIC Australia
Replies: 3
Views: 1817

by hawkeye2u
Thu Feb 12, 2009 1:45 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 193 Dead, 80 missing in Bushfire VIC Australia
Replies: 3
Views: 1817

193 Dead, 80 missing in Bushfire VIC Australia

Hi all! I'm sure you would all have seen the devastation from the bush fires in Australia Some of the fires are lit by firebugs, MURDERERS, some by natural causes. 80 people still missing, feared dead, police ,firie's and the military is still searching through the properties, burnt out cars etc 93 ...
by hawkeye2u
Thu Feb 05, 2009 2:52 am
Forum: Tokai Sightings & eBay Alerts
Topic: 2001 Love Rock
Replies: 11
Views: 3355

I bought a 98 LS70F last year from japan for around US$600 and then $110 postage My Ls70F is listed as a LS90-95 theese days Beautiful guitar, craftsmanship great! can't fault it, medium neck tenon Had a shootout with one of the young lads G'bs LP Studio, won all the way in sound, build, finish etc ...
by hawkeye2u
Thu Feb 05, 2009 2:41 am
Forum: Tokai Sightings & eBay Alerts
Topic: Wrong Ebay description
Replies: 2
Views: 1692

Sent him a message asking about the ser #
by hawkeye2u
Thu Jul 17, 2008 1:33 am
Forum: Tokai Sightings & eBay Alerts
Topic: Oh my word !!! ES-320, yea you read that correct!! STUNNING
Replies: 11
Views: 4204

That is gorg!!!
It has a single piece of maple for the top & back, thats why there is no "bookmark" flames
by hawkeye2u
Wed Jun 18, 2008 2:48 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: Advice on my new Tokai Love Rock
Replies: 6
Views: 3030

Buy your wife some flowers, a thank you card and take her out for dinner Well worth it as she won't be seeing much of you from now on (practise, practise practise) Jokes aside the MIC guitars these days are fine, see above notes, and as a beginner well worth it Have the guitar checked by a well resp...
by hawkeye2u
Wed Jun 18, 2008 2:38 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: help with a tuning issue please
Replies: 10
Views: 3157

+1 on the pencil thing Shave some pencil graphite onto a piece of paper, then use a knife edge of the dust in the nut slot. Same for the saddle cuts Off cuts of your string guage, glued to a ice cream stick will make a cheapy file for the nut & saddle , just make sure you keep the angle at the right...
by hawkeye2u
Sun Jun 15, 2008 1:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: LOst 19 years ago, now home again
Replies: 1
Views: 1817

LOst 19 years ago, now home again

Lost it 19 years ago in a messy divorce Bjarton Bj12 (Hagstrom) made by Bjarton Got it back this week So Sweeeet It was made 1970 & I bought it 2:nd hand in Stockholm 1975 Lots of elbow grease to clean & polish (virtuoso) Raw linseed oil on fretboard & bridge left over night, finished with lemon oil...
by hawkeye2u
Fri May 16, 2008 3:04 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Anyone want to trade a Breezy for my Silver Star?
Replies: 5
Views: 2406

Lovely guitar, really really nice
Going to a Breezy wont be beefier at all ,IMHO
Twangyer, yes! Brighter Yes not more out put or a "phatter" sound

Love Rock is the way to go for that sound
by hawkeye2u
Tue May 06, 2008 6:24 am
Forum: Tokai Basses
Topic: My Jazz Sound - help with date please!
Replies: 1
Views: 3475

As usual
PLEASE POST PICTURES!!
Then some of the gurus or the self acclaimed gods might help you LOL
by hawkeye2u
Tue May 06, 2008 6:20 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: Japanese sources for Tokai?
Replies: 17
Views: 6731

by hawkeye2u
Sat Apr 26, 2008 6:04 pm
Forum: Tokai Basses
Topic: Thoughts on Tokai SGB-43
Replies: 4
Views: 6051

Private seller ,I think
Called himself guitarcolonel