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question about greco

Post by bruno » Tue Nov 29, 2005 4:22 pm ... %3AIT&rd=1

scroll down to the photo where the neck joint is shown there is clearly a division line in the wood grain at the heel what is that? is the neck two pieces? I'm refering to the circular shape, even the color seems to be different

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Post by Jim Jones » Tue Nov 29, 2005 4:34 pm

Yep, looks like that heel is spliced on. My '78 Burny is like that, too.


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Post by JSD » Tue Nov 29, 2005 4:53 pm

The ad states that it is a three piece neck so that is one joint your seeing there and there is most likely a scarf joint near the headstock too. Thats how they do the new MIK Tokais.
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Post by magentaplacenta » Tue Nov 29, 2005 11:55 pm

What's the reason for that? That Greco is a '78, if they're doing it on new Tokai's, is it a cost-cutting thing?

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Post by luis » Wed Nov 30, 2005 3:49 am

70's Grecos are Gibbo Norlin era replicas,so you got a 3 piece neck(maple),volute and pancake body....heavy guitars.

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