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by ulrichke
Sun Sep 23, 2012 5:57 am
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Body of '79 Silverstar plywood?
Replies: 4
Views: 2315

Thanks for your answers. Okay so I searched further more and it seems to be a made of alder. But I was wondering if it's plywood cause it's so light in weight. Okay so the 5-way switch seems to be normal, I tought it was maybe changed, cause the preowner repainted it, so I thought maybe he canged so...
by ulrichke
Sat Sep 22, 2012 6:48 am
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Body of '79 Silverstar plywood?
Replies: 4
Views: 2315

Body of '79 Silverstar plywood?

Hi Guys. I did it. I bought a '79 Tokai Silverstar. (Serial: 9002...) First impresion. Old, but in good condition. Everything works fine, the One of the pots, the jack, the switch. And the usual oxidation signs on the screws and brigde. Something?s flying around inside. So I think I'll open up the b...
by ulrichke
Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:48 am
Forum: Tokai Acoustics
Topic: Which Cat?s Eye model = Martin counterpart ?
Replies: 6
Views: 9654

Thanks for your comment.
So the old Hummingbirds from Tokai weren?t made in Japan?

Which countpart in case of the Martins is the CE-800?
Loved the Martin D35 when I heared and played it, but as you know, far out of my price range. I there a CE matching to it?

best regards
ulrich
by ulrichke
Wed Aug 24, 2011 5:29 am
Forum: Tokai Acoustics
Topic: Which Cat?s Eye model = Martin counterpart ?
Replies: 6
Views: 9654

Which Cat?s Eye model = Martin counterpart ?

I?m hooked up with the Tokai Stuff after buying an old Hard Puncher, which sounds fantstic. Even for recording it wins shootouts against basses which are much more pricy. Now I?d like to try some old Tokai acoustic guitars. Is there any catalogoue or list showing which Cat?s Eye model matches it?s M...
by ulrichke
Fri May 20, 2011 11:09 am
Forum: Tokai Basses
Topic: Question about Hard Puncher Dates
Replies: 15
Views: 17179

Hi Dave, thanks for your reply. Can you tell me whats the difference between the the types? PB40, PB48, etc.? Is there any Database somewhere? On TokaiReg I just found lots of infos on the guitars like dating the Les Pauls replicas etc. but nothing special about the basses. And now I?m hooked up aft...
by ulrichke
Fri May 20, 2011 10:07 am
Forum: Tokai Basses
Topic: Question about Hard Puncher Dates
Replies: 15
Views: 17179

And what does model number 11xxxx mean? I thought 10xxxx will be from '81 but 11xxxx ?
by ulrichke
Thu May 19, 2011 7:03 am
Forum: Tokai Basses
Topic: Question about Hard Puncher Dates
Replies: 15
Views: 17179

Cool, thnak you!

How you?d be able to see if it?s the 80 and the 2000 model?
by ulrichke
Thu May 19, 2011 5:12 am
Forum: Tokai Basses
Topic: Question about Hard Puncher Dates
Replies: 15
Views: 17179

by ulrichke
Thu May 19, 2011 3:55 am
Forum: Tokai Basses
Topic: Question about Hard Puncher Dates
Replies: 15
Views: 17179

Question about Hard Puncher Dates

Hi guys, I?m looking forward to buy a Hard Puncher, cause I?m searching for a Precision next to my Fender J-Bass and so I played one at a friend of mine...andwhat should I say...it was stunning. Absolutley great bass! Now I two different on the Inet, but I don?t know how to date them cause they got ...