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by carl300367
Tue Feb 12, 2013 4:33 pm
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: Help ID'ing Tokai strat-like guitar
Replies: 7
Views: 1812

i have one similar 3 ply scratch plate HSS set up
mine has a sticker on the back of the neck 36
take it apart mines not wood its some funny material they tried
in the 80's the back off the neck is gloss black

i got mine on ebay for ?113
by carl300367
Sun Feb 03, 2013 1:14 pm
Forum: Tokai Sightings & eBay Alerts
Topic: Atomic Tokai Any Ideas?
Replies: 3
Views: 1449

whoever its made by it looks really well made
by carl300367
Fri Dec 21, 2012 9:52 am
Forum: Tokai Sightings & eBay Alerts
Topic: tokai strat opinions
Replies: 5
Views: 2395

took a punt on it and its now at my parents house so i wont see what its like in the flesh till xmas eve.

got it for ?113 so worth a punt i thought as i wanted a cheap strat as my washburn falcon is a bit heavy to use all the time as it weighs just
shy of 10lb
by carl300367
Fri Dec 14, 2012 5:22 pm
Forum: Tokai Sightings & eBay Alerts
Topic: tokai strat opinions
Replies: 5
Views: 2395

tokai strat opinions

might have a punt on this

any comments please

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/290828545596? ... 1423.l2649
by carl300367
Thu Nov 29, 2012 2:05 pm
Forum: Tokai Sightings & eBay Alerts
Topic: doesnt seem right
Replies: 1
Views: 1122

doesnt seem right

doesnt seem right to me ,might be wrong but i dont think this is a tokai

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Tokai-Love-Ro ... 257840ac59
by carl300367
Sun Apr 01, 2012 3:15 pm
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: golden age
Replies: 15
Views: 3797

i doubt it as the actual woods and harware used are cheap
by carl300367
Sat Mar 31, 2012 4:22 pm
Forum: Tokai Sightings & eBay Alerts
Topic: Watch out - lots of scams
Replies: 1
Views: 1224

noticed them myself
the sellers always sem to put up piccies that are just out of shot for you
to check out the obvious indicators or origin
by carl300367
Thu Mar 15, 2012 10:01 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: Can anyone identify my korean love rock!!!
Replies: 11
Views: 2850

Amyleskfc wrote:How can u tell its china.... what about year
MIJ models have a 2 screw truss rod cover and the bridge is different

your is either china or korea
by carl300367
Thu Mar 08, 2012 12:11 pm
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: Could anyone please help me identify my love rock
Replies: 11
Views: 2510

sounds same as mine
i think its an early korean made one

i think early 90's but i'm sure someone with a lot more knowledge
will have a better idea
by carl300367
Thu Feb 23, 2012 1:17 pm
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Spot the Goldstar!
Replies: 7
Views: 2098

iainblack wrote:or Gong! more like it
:D :D :D
by carl300367
Tue Feb 21, 2012 12:31 pm
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: nut question
Replies: 4
Views: 1259

bone it is then thanks guys :D
by carl300367
Mon Feb 20, 2012 10:54 pm
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: nut question
Replies: 4
Views: 1259

:o over 70 views and no one has an opinion on a new nut ?
by carl300367
Sat Feb 18, 2012 11:12 pm
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: nut question
Replies: 4
Views: 1259

nut question

i have a korean made love rock (no seriel no i assume its an early one) it plays fantastic but i am thinking of upgrading most of the harware on it the nut is plastic so the obvious replacement would be a bone item BUT i have a 1980 washburn hawk and that has a brass nut and i do like the sound from...
by carl300367
Mon Jan 23, 2012 6:52 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Blackstar HT-5 and Boss GT-10
Replies: 10
Views: 2273

does the blackstar have reverb on it ?
by carl300367
Fri Dec 30, 2011 2:06 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: Has buying Tokai stopped you buying Gibson ?
Replies: 43
Views: 11046

i loaned my tokai love rock to a mate in work who's friend tried it when he visited
although it's only a korean made model ,early i think as it has no serial No,
his mate loved it saying it played and felt better then the 2 gibsons he has that he paid over ?1800 a peice for :D