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  Topic: Bacchus LP Junior Double Cut
guitar hiro

Replies: 8
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PostForum: Bacchus/Momose/Deviser   Posted: Wed May 23, 2018 12:23 pm   Subject: Bacchus LP Junior Double Cut
hey Marcus, I PMed you with another option
  Topic: Bacchus LP Junior Double Cut
guitar hiro

Replies: 8
Views: 147

PostForum: Bacchus/Momose/Deviser   Posted: Tue May 22, 2018 8:41 am   Subject: Bacchus LP Junior Double Cut
it's nearly always a crap shoot for neck thickness; why?

the greatest majority of those that will sell a guitar won't go the extra mile to actually offer a potential buyer very specific neck thickn ...
  Topic: ST55 or ST65 from 1981 Pickups
guitar hiro

Replies: 20
Views: 374

PostForum: Vintage (Older than 1985)   Posted: Tue May 22, 2018 8:33 am   Subject: ST55 or ST65 from 1981 Pickups
they certainly have the correct black/white, two insulator wiring, which is not at all like the OP photo link
  Topic: Bacchus LP Junior Double Cut
guitar hiro

Replies: 8
Views: 147

PostForum: Bacchus/Momose/Deviser   Posted: Tue May 22, 2018 7:02 am   Subject: Bacchus LP Junior Double Cut
All of the Bacchus' I've hand and still have, came with fairly chunky necks. I had a Classic Series Les Paul that had a huge neck - like a 58. It was too big for me and I sold it. That's the problem w ...
  Topic: ST55 or ST65 from 1981 Pickups
guitar hiro

Replies: 20
Views: 374

PostForum: Vintage (Older than 1985)   Posted: Tue May 22, 2018 6:43 am   Subject: ST55 or ST65 from 1981 Pickups
LOL Hiro!,your long experience with Tokais should tell you that Tokai do not always act logically.The history of Tokai guitars is littered with such anomalies and illogicalities, mismatched neck and b ...
  Topic: ST55 or ST65 from 1981 Pickups
guitar hiro

Replies: 20
Views: 374

PostForum: Vintage (Older than 1985)   Posted: Mon May 21, 2018 7:48 pm   Subject: ST55 or ST65 from 1981 Pickups
As I previously stated in my forth post of the thread, it makes no (logical) sense that Tokai would produce (1) E stamped pickups in a 1978 example with (2) the two different color insulators = white ...
  Topic: Bacchus LP Junior Double Cut
guitar hiro

Replies: 8
Views: 147

PostForum: Bacchus/Momose/Deviser   Posted: Mon May 21, 2018 10:34 am   Subject: Bacchus LP Junior Double Cut
Hey Marcus, I sold my Bacchus BLJ-59V CR (Double Cut LP Jr.), serial # range 100***, nearly three years ago.
It was a great guitar with a 1 piece body but the neck thickness was not my cup-O-tea; too ...
  Topic: ST55 or ST65 from 1981 Pickups
guitar hiro

Replies: 20
Views: 374

PostForum: Vintage (Older than 1985)   Posted: Mon May 21, 2018 10:11 am   Subject: ST55 or ST65 from 1981 Pickups
Okay, here is a picture of my ST-100 electronics. I replaced all the electronics and saves the old ones in one piece in the case. Please note the neck PU was been replaced with a DiMarzio. This is ...
  Topic: ST55 or ST65 from 1981 Pickups
guitar hiro

Replies: 20
Views: 374

PostForum: Vintage (Older than 1985)   Posted: Mon May 21, 2018 10:05 am   Subject: ST55 or ST65 from 1981 Pickups
http://www.tokaiforum.com/viewtopic.php?p=145009&sid=d886f04836267ea6cffd9d7be95ea18e guitar hiro states "E pups typically have the one white & one black insulator for eac ...
  Topic: Have Tokai's gotten more expencive in the last year?
guitar hiro

Replies: 10
Views: 210

PostForum: Vintage (Older than 1985)   Posted: Mon May 21, 2018 6:50 am   Subject: Have Tokai's gotten more expencive in the last year?
old Tokai prices have certainly increased, no doubt

I know a collector in New York that started buying up old (US) Epiphones & Tokais many years ago; he bought his Tokais for pretty much 'dirt ...
  Topic: ST55 or ST65 from 1981 Pickups
guitar hiro

Replies: 20
Views: 374

PostForum: Vintage (Older than 1985)   Posted: Mon May 21, 2018 4:48 am   Subject: ST55 or ST65 from 1981 Pickups
E pups typically have the one white & one black insulator for each pickup.

Also the wires from the pick guard to the jack are also typically one white & one black.

The photo above is s ...
  Topic: Bacchus LP Junior Double Cut
guitar hiro

Replies: 8
Views: 147

PostForum: Bacchus/Momose/Deviser   Posted: Sun May 20, 2018 7:59 pm   Subject: Bacchus LP Junior Double Cut
hey Marcus, you know me & we are all cool but you also know that Bacchus 2 cut Jrs. are non existant; even 1 cut Bacchus Jrs. are pretty much the rarest of MIJ


the great thing about MIJ is t ...
  Topic: ST55 or ST65 from 1981 Pickups
guitar hiro

Replies: 20
Views: 374

PostForum: Vintage (Older than 1985)   Posted: Sun May 20, 2018 3:13 pm   Subject: ST55 or ST65 from 1981 Pickups
the higher grade Silver Star pups have two wires with respective insulators; typically one black & one blue

personally I would keep the pots & the switch, unless there is some performance i ...
  Topic: ST55 or ST65 from 1981 Pickups
guitar hiro

Replies: 20
Views: 374

PostForum: Vintage (Older than 1985)   Posted: Sun May 20, 2018 1:05 pm   Subject: ST55 or ST65 from 1981 Pickups
saddles & trem block = Fender Japan

pickups look like they are from a lower grade Tokai Silver Star (single black insulator w/two wire)

(center seam) body & neck look like a match (code ...
  Topic: Bacchus Vintage Series V. Bacchus Classic Series Stop Tails
guitar hiro

Replies: 3
Views: 342

PostForum: Bacchus/Momose/Deviser   Posted: Sat May 19, 2018 1:28 pm   Subject: Bacchus Vintage Series V. Bacchus Classic Series Stop Tails
purchased from a seller on eBay; very reasonable $$
 
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