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by Suki
Thu Feb 28, 2013 1:21 am
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Mint '83 Springy in Flamingo
Replies: 7
Views: 1976

Thanks Peter, it's always good to understand this kind of info from the experts!

Suki
by Suki
Mon Feb 25, 2013 10:57 pm
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Strat Saddles question:
Replies: 2
Views: 1036

Strat Saddles question:

Just following up on a recent post mentioning "Tokai" versus "Final Prospec" saddles: Is there a consensus on this subject regarding dates? I get the impression that the general feeling is that the "Tokai" saddles are very early, and that the post-1983 script logo strats would only have "Final Prosp...
by Suki
Mon Feb 25, 2013 12:22 pm
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Goldstar help
Replies: 25
Views: 4423

Hi Gabe, they're plastic.

Suki
by Suki
Mon Feb 25, 2013 5:05 am
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Goldstar help
Replies: 25
Views: 4423

Thanks Iain, does anyone out there have any views on the lack of brass plate?
by Suki
Sun Feb 24, 2013 9:07 am
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Mint '83 Springy in Flamingo
Replies: 7
Views: 1976

Mint '83 Springy in Flamingo

Hi, To all of those asking for some pictures of the collection, here is my mint '83 springy. This guitar has simply not been played. the only signs of play are some barely visible scratch plate marks! http://s1356.beta.photobucket.com/user/sb-1969/library/Flamingo%2083%20Springy I'm assuming this is...
by Suki
Sat Feb 23, 2013 4:41 am
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Goldstar help
Replies: 25
Views: 4423

Here are some more pics of the same guitar:

http://s1356.beta.photobucket.com/user/sb-1969/library/
by Suki
Sat Feb 23, 2013 4:09 am
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Goldstar help
Replies: 25
Views: 4423

Hey Ian, I've updated my profile - I'm posting from London. Thanks for posting back on the plain tuners - I've decided to keep them now, even though one of them is on it's last legs. If they weren't original I would have changed them again. Thanks for the info on the Dimarzios - I had heard suggesti...
by Suki
Fri Feb 22, 2013 8:32 am
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Goldstar help
Replies: 25
Views: 4423

Hi Del,

Indeed - I've been photographing the innards but need to get round to doing some more professional shots of the cleaned-up guitars. I'll be getting round to that soon I promise!

S
by Suki
Fri Feb 22, 2013 7:34 am
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Goldstar help
Replies: 25
Views: 4423

Not sure exactly, but the logo type is post-1983 (script, not spaghetti) and the neckplate number is 6 digit (numbers only, no letter prefix). I'm guessing it must be '84 or '85.
by Suki
Fri Feb 22, 2013 6:52 am
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Goldstar help
Replies: 25
Views: 4423

Goldstar help

Hi all, I'm newly registered here but have been reading the forum for some time. Thanks to all of you for such a valuable forum. I've had Tokai strats since about 1985, and I currently have about 10. I've finally taken some time to dismantle, clean photograph and treat them to a proper fret dress an...