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by japtone
Sun Aug 05, 2012 11:15 am
Forum: Bacchus/Momose/Deviser
Topic: Live road neck question
Replies: 5
Views: 6521

Mine,s the same i,m not sure if it,s a BLS59 or a BLS120 but has the medium neck similar to my tokais and not as chunky as my duke,s
by japtone
Sun Jan 08, 2012 10:21 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS: Bacchus SG Special-Classic Series (MORE PICS,PRICE DROP)
Replies: 7
Views: 3186

Neck size

I,ve got a classic series BSG CTM PB and the neck is inbetween a 59 and 60 in my oppinion, good luck with the sale there lovely guitars.
by japtone
Sun Aug 14, 2011 1:17 pm
Forum: Bacchus/Momose/Deviser
Topic: Bacchus Classic Serial Number + NGD
Replies: 9
Views: 8489

Hi looks like they have started from scratch with the classic series which is a five digit no with a H prefix mine is H00297 havent seen one with a no less than H00100 but were probably snapped up by the japanese collectors or as yet seen one with a no higher than H00400 but that will change unless ...
by japtone
Thu Jul 28, 2011 11:16 pm
Forum: Bacchus/Momose/Deviser
Topic: Bacchus DUKE
Replies: 114
Views: 57718

Very nice, that,s a great colour combination, what pickups are you going to use.
by japtone
Fri Jul 22, 2011 3:20 pm
Forum: Bacchus/Momose/Deviser
Topic: Bacchus CLASSIC series?
Replies: 337
Views: 161162

Spinoo i wouldn,t worry too much these are all hand made and are all different to some extent, but some further investigation cant hurt, things that arent hand made are the things to check like decals hardware and electrics i,ve now got three bacchus and one on the way and the serial no looks differ...
by japtone
Fri Jul 22, 2011 2:09 pm
Forum: Bacchus/Momose/Deviser
Topic: Bacchus CLASSIC series?
Replies: 337
Views: 161162

Just spotted this on digimart a live road universe series, change the TRC and you would be hard pressed to tell it from a japanese one. http://i1220.photobucket.com/albums/dd449/japtone/universeliveroad.jpg You can spot subtle differences when compared side by side like the centre cleft in the open ...
by japtone
Thu Jul 21, 2011 7:34 pm
Forum: Bacchus/Momose/Deviser
Topic: Bacchus CLASSIC series?
Replies: 337
Views: 161162

How do these Classics compare to the Live Road series (also, are the Live Road the same as the Vintage and the BLS-59?)? Is there any difference between them and the Tokai 160 in terms of wood and finish besides the flame and chunky neck? I have a live road which was advertised as BLS 59 and have s...
by japtone
Tue Jul 12, 2011 4:46 am
Forum: Bacchus/Momose/Deviser
Topic: Bacchus BLS Help!!!!!
Replies: 5
Views: 5529

Looks like the back of the body is contoured on the upper bout, i,ve not seen that before, could just be a trick of the light but if it is it,s not a bls unless it,s been reworked, could be a custom order?. send some close up pics when you get it.
by japtone
Mon Jun 13, 2011 5:41 pm
Forum: Bacchus/Momose/Deviser
Topic: Bacchus CLASSIC series?
Replies: 337
Views: 161162

The phillipines factory make the mid priced global series which consist of Basses and Fender type guitars, i,m not aware of any Gibson style guitars made there.
by japtone
Tue Jun 07, 2011 7:58 pm
Forum: Bacchus/Momose/Deviser
Topic: Bacchus BLS59 Vintage Series?
Replies: 18
Views: 15007

I cant recall where i read it but i thought that the serial no for fixed neck and bolt on neck models are seperate but they are sequential the higher the no the newer they are, i saw a bacchus for sale by meestursparkle with a serial about 103750 and he said from this he could roughly date it as bei...
by japtone
Tue Jun 07, 2011 6:35 pm
Forum: Bacchus/Momose/Deviser
Topic: Bacchus BLS59 Vintage Series?
Replies: 18
Views: 15007

Bacchus BLS59 Vintage Series?

Hi just pulled the trigger on this from Koiz on ebay, i,ve been watching it for about a year and with a secound price drop to $980 i crumbled. Needs a fret dress but is generally good condition. A couple of questions for the more knoledgeable Bacchanalians, it,s not advertised as vintage series but ...
by japtone
Sat May 21, 2011 3:53 pm
Forum: Bacchus/Momose/Deviser
Topic: Bacchus BSG-68V
Replies: 20
Views: 14860

Wulfman is the neck on the sg chunky or slim.
by japtone
Mon May 16, 2011 10:37 pm
Forum: Bacchus/Momose/Deviser
Topic: Bacchus BSG-68V
Replies: 20
Views: 14860

At least now i know how to buy from ishibashi i,ll be in there quicker next time. Nice collection of Bacchus by the way. Question for John A i know you,ve had a few of these, do they all have the slim 60,s neck as since i,ve got the dukes i cant get on with slim necks?. Might have to consider a Momo...
by japtone
Sun May 15, 2011 6:34 pm
Forum: Bacchus/Momose/Deviser
Topic: Bacchus BSG-68V
Replies: 20
Views: 14860

There,s a video on you tube titled COBH ; Bacchus 11 that shows them applying the oil with a cloth but doesn,t say what type of oil they use. There,s loads of stuff on you tube if you type in oil finished guitar and it,s either linseed oil or tung oil and i dont think it really matters, you can buy ...
by japtone
Sat May 14, 2011 8:05 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Tokai LS75 Gibson Burstbuckers in the UK
Replies: 8
Views: 4259

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