Can someone help identify these Tele models for me?

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Can someone help identify these Tele models for me?

Post by 578jhygmuikuj » Sun Apr 21, 2019 2:51 am

Hi, I've seen these two tele models recently. They're both made in Japan, and they're in the Fender 62 custom tele style, but the serial numbers aren't printed on the neck.

I think they're newer models rather than older ones.

The Tokai registry site is down at the moment so I can't check for myself, I've scoured google and can't find any exact models on tokai reseller sites in the UK / Japan.

I'm seeing new prices between £300 and £800, I'm just trying to get an idea of whether or not I'm getting a good price!

Red ... 585108765/

Sunburst ... 820874793/

Can anyone help identify these models & what they'd potentially go for new?


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Post by brokentoes » Sun Apr 21, 2019 7:24 am

Without shots of the back of the headstock or where the neck meets the body I can't even tell you if they are MIJ Tokai's. Can you usually get a new MIJ Tokai Breezy for under 300 quid ?? If you can't then tha'ts a red flag right there.

Problem with Strats and Tele's is without a ton of good pictures they could be an assortment of different necks/bodies and God knows what is lurking under the pickguards on some of the older ones.

Buyer beware.

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Post by marcusnieman » Thu Aug 01, 2019 6:40 am

Sigh..... this ^&*( is getting monotonous

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Post by felixcatus » Thu Aug 01, 2019 9:04 am

marcusnieman wrote:Sigh..... this ^&*( is getting monotonous
Quite so!

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