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by carl300367
Sat Mar 09, 2013 3:51 pm
Forum: Guitars
Topic: squire made in japan
Replies: 1
Views: 2069

squire made in japan

my local store has a fender squire made in japan for sale
its 2 singles and a humbucker
price ?160 in black and good nick

opinions please is it worth it ? as i have heard japan models are collectable
by carl300367
Tue Feb 19, 2013 2:37 pm
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: guitar show bingley birmingham
Replies: 4
Views: 1085

guitar show bingley birmingham

this sat and sun 23rd and 24th

any one going ?

Tokai have been listed as taking part so i'm going to have a look
at the MIJ models

(sorry if this is posted in wrong forum)
by carl300367
Sat Feb 16, 2013 2:30 pm
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: It's an '85 Love Rock, but which model please!
Replies: 9
Views: 7191

some one who knows the ins and outs will be able to tell you

IMO it may a higher model purely because of the fret edge binding
by carl300367
Wed Feb 13, 2013 6:30 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: Help ID'ing Tokai strat-like guitar
Replies: 7
Views: 1844

here's a link to the ebay add of the one i bought on reflection it looks sod all like yours http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Rare-Mystery-Tokai-Strat-HSS-Super-Edition-1980-MIJ-Fiber-GraphTech-/290828545596?_trksid=p2047675.l2557&ssPageName=STRK%3AMEWAX%3AIT&nma=true&si=PkAwc7oeX0mCq419EMNGIvZqXvU%253D&ori...
by carl300367
Tue Feb 12, 2013 4:33 pm
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: Help ID'ing Tokai strat-like guitar
Replies: 7
Views: 1844

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: 1458

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: 2413

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: 2413

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: 1135

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: 3891

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: 1247

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: 2878

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: 2566

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: 2128

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: 1282

bone it is then thanks guys :D