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by guitarboy
Mon Jun 23, 2003 5:46 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: Dilema
Replies: 5
Views: 2179

Dilema

Hi,

OK here we go guitarists worst nightmare.......

snip


GB
by guitarboy
Wed Jun 11, 2003 5:54 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: No interest in old Tokai basses here?
Replies: 10
Views: 2663

I've got an early 80's TJB70F 'Jaco' replica, not sure of the year exactly but I think it's around 83/84.

There is some bass info in the catalogs.

Oh and bassists are just as obssesed see the bottom line for proof.

GB
by guitarboy
Wed May 28, 2003 6:02 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: Why Tokai, why gibson, why epiphone????
Replies: 25
Views: 8879

Why Champagne, why not sparkling wine from Chile? Tradition! I don't think it is as simple as saying someone is a snob because they like to play a Gibson. If the whole vibe of a Gibson or Fender inspires them to play then that's the right guitar for them. I have both Tokai and Gibson LP's and the st...
by guitarboy
Fri May 16, 2003 9:31 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: Concensus on neck finish removal on ST's for that "vibe
Replies: 4
Views: 1606

It's your axe, forget about all that collectablilty nonesense

GO FOR IT!

got my mojo workin'........
GB
by guitarboy
Wed May 14, 2003 5:42 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: Got my LS80F from Guitar Universe...
Replies: 16
Views: 4667

eh? hang on?

Isn't the 'real' PG mod just to take out the pup and turn it round as in the LP which Garry Moore still owns ?

Doesn't require a new pick up and doesn't cost anything :o

GB
by guitarboy
Fri Mar 14, 2003 6:43 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: Tried an LS-320 last night...
Replies: 6
Views: 1851

I would guess it's an output thing.

The string at the bridge has far less amplitude than the string at the neck.

So to balance the pickup volumes the bridge pup would have to be hotter.

Putting like for like bridge pup in the neck slot should give a slight gain boost when you switched to it.

GB
by guitarboy
Fri Feb 14, 2003 7:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Rant!
Replies: 17
Views: 9313

SRV! - LAWSUIT!! - VINTAGE!!! - FLAME!!!! - '59!!!!!

carrots only 50p a pound

BUT! these aren't the new carrots but are the old *original* carrots !??!
Which must be great because er....... they're old!

GB
by guitarboy
Thu Jan 30, 2003 6:46 am
Forum: Tokai Sightings & eBay Alerts
Topic: A touch of class...
Replies: 3
Views: 1725

A 1979 Love Rock ?? I didn't think the 'Love Rock' came out until '81?
that being the case it's a 1990 - someone should inform the seller......

eh....what.....oh the finish...... no that's definitely not a laminated flame top!
:o


GB
by guitarboy
Tue Jan 28, 2003 6:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Rant!
Replies: 17
Views: 9313

Now that I do get! :D

What a top rant.

GB
by guitarboy
Mon Jan 27, 2003 6:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Rant!
Replies: 17
Views: 9313

mmm... not convinced.

That's one hell of a hangover you'd be left with.

That guy should carry a health warning :
Beware quick fix prophet, ideas may appear initially attractive but your house, car and guitars may be at risk of repossesion if you attempt any of his stunts.
:o

GB
by guitarboy
Mon Jan 20, 2003 6:32 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: LS-75Q or not
Replies: 8
Views: 2273

Legend in my lunchtime actually :D
by guitarboy
Fri Jan 17, 2003 7:44 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: LS-75Q or not
Replies: 8
Views: 2273

I'm not supernout I'm

GuitarBoyyyyyyyyyy...........

aaahhh ahhhhh

Savior of the universe

:P
GB
by guitarboy
Thu Jan 16, 2003 6:34 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: LS-75Q or not
Replies: 8
Views: 2273

Take the neck pick up out - the model is written in the cavity

GB
by guitarboy
Mon Jan 13, 2003 6:57 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: What type of finish does a '84 goldstar sound strat have?
Replies: 5
Views: 1851

Hi Pete,

Cheers, I'll get the pups out at the weekend and report back.

Barry - I thought Strats sounded better with most of the finish removed anyway aka SRV, Rory G etc :P

I'll be taking the battery acid to mine soon :D
laters GB
by guitarboy
Fri Jan 10, 2003 6:07 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: What type of finish does a '84 goldstar sound strat have?
Replies: 5
Views: 1851

As far as I can tell my recently aquired '84 goldstar has nitro,
but I don't know what the model is.

But does it matter anyway :roll:

GB