MIC Cat’s Eyes

Discussion for acoustic guitars from Tokai

Moderator: ned

Post Reply
Sigmania
Donating Member
Posts: 3049
Joined: Mon May 14, 2012 6:36 pm
Location: NC, USA

MIC Cat’s Eyes

Post by Sigmania » Thu Jan 13, 2022 5:38 am

I didn’t realize Cat’s Eyes were made in China now.

https://www.ebay.com/itm/NEW-Cats-Eyes ... 632-2357-0

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image
Last edited by Sigmania on Thu Jan 13, 2022 5:53 pm, edited 1 time in total.
That’s alright ‘cause I still got my guitar… ‘79 LS80 GT Reborn, '79 ST100 Springy, '81 LS100S Hog, '81 ST70R Slab Springy, ‘81 ST80R V Neck Springy, '81 TE120 Arabesque Breezy, '82 LS120 Solid Flame, '82 JB50R Jazz Sounds, ‘84 ST70 Gold Star Maple Cap

mdvineng
Guitar God
Posts: 1100
Joined: Tue Jun 27, 2017 7:01 am
Location: manchester

Re: MIC Cat’s Eyes

Post by mdvineng » Thu Jan 13, 2022 10:54 am

Have been for awhile, again low end models. Haven't seen one in the flesh.
Tokai VSB80 OF, Michael Kelly Patriot custom, Epiphone Elite SG & EB3. 8)

Sigmania
Donating Member
Posts: 3049
Joined: Mon May 14, 2012 6:36 pm
Location: NC, USA

Re: MIC Cat’s Eyes

Post by Sigmania » Thu Jan 13, 2022 2:31 pm

Attractive "low end" model. And over $1,300 open box.

I don't think this one is being marketed as "low end".

I did see the scarf joint. Diamond volute though.

SPEC

Body: Solid Spruce Top, Ziricote Side & Back
Neck: Mahogany
Fingerboard: Ebony Long Slot Belly
Tuners: Vintage Grover Style Gold
Headstock Inlay: Cat’s Eyes Logo Marks
Position Marks: Cat’s Eyes & Snowflake Abalone Pearl
Bridge: Ebony
Nut Width: ≒ 43mm
Pickguard:Tortoise Shell Pattern
Finish: Polyurethane
Weight: Unknown
Serial Number: N/A
Color: Natural
Neck Shape: Unknown
Model Year: Unknown
Others: Ivoroid Bindings
Last edited by Sigmania on Tue Jan 18, 2022 1:28 pm, edited 2 times in total.
That’s alright ‘cause I still got my guitar… ‘79 LS80 GT Reborn, '79 ST100 Springy, '81 LS100S Hog, '81 ST70R Slab Springy, ‘81 ST80R V Neck Springy, '81 TE120 Arabesque Breezy, '82 LS120 Solid Flame, '82 JB50R Jazz Sounds, ‘84 ST70 Gold Star Maple Cap

Sigmania
Donating Member
Posts: 3049
Joined: Mon May 14, 2012 6:36 pm
Location: NC, USA

Re: MIC Cat’s Eyes

Post by Sigmania » Thu Jan 13, 2022 5:57 pm

I didn't know anything about ziricote before just now. Interesting.
That’s alright ‘cause I still got my guitar… ‘79 LS80 GT Reborn, '79 ST100 Springy, '81 LS100S Hog, '81 ST70R Slab Springy, ‘81 ST80R V Neck Springy, '81 TE120 Arabesque Breezy, '82 LS120 Solid Flame, '82 JB50R Jazz Sounds, ‘84 ST70 Gold Star Maple Cap

Post Reply