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by Ochanomizu
Sat Jan 11, 2020 2:42 pm
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: "Best" Tokai LP Style Recommendation - Tokyo visit
Replies: 21
Views: 2159

Re: "Best" Tokai LP Style Recommendation - Tokyo visit

Great info! A 58 would suit me very well too.
I actually bought a 1960 vintage LPJunior and had to sell due to neck being too thin.
by Ochanomizu
Sat Jan 11, 2020 2:18 pm
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: "Best" Tokai LP Style Recommendation - Tokyo visit
Replies: 21
Views: 2159

Re: "Best" Tokai LP Style Recommendation - Tokyo visit

I’m glad to hear about the necks. As time goes on I really like thicker necks more than slim. An accurate 59 profile is perfect for me.
by Ochanomizu
Sat Jan 11, 2020 2:08 pm
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: "Best" Tokai LP Style Recommendation - Tokyo visit
Replies: 21
Views: 2159

Re: "Best" Tokai LP Style Recommendation - Tokyo visit

Hell You are Toykyo !!! I have 6 Tokai's myself so its not like i don't hold them in high esteem but..........unless your heart is set on Tokai, i'd look for some of the other makes as well. Bacchus, Crews, Navigator, Greco, Burny... the world is your oyster. I'm very envious of your visit. Enjoy y...
by Ochanomizu
Fri Jan 10, 2020 9:55 pm
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: "Best" Tokai LP Style Recommendation - Tokyo visit
Replies: 21
Views: 2159

Re: "Best" Tokai LP Style Recommendation - Tokyo visit

I think I'm after one of the following 3. I can only carry 1 on the plane.
LS plaintop
KLS high spec like the 345F or that 600F
A TJ85 or TJ90 Junior

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by Ochanomizu
Mon Jan 06, 2020 2:06 pm
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: "Best" Tokai LP Style Recommendation - Tokyo visit
Replies: 21
Views: 2159

Re: "Best" Tokai LP Style Recommendation - Tokyo visit

I might be back there in the next couple of months and will either get a LP or LP Junior/Special and carry on plane home. Thanks for the info on inlays, I’ll watch that closely. Which is better between HLS Hibiki or KLS Kurosawa? Is there a vintage replica with long neck tenon, good woods and good i...
by Ochanomizu
Sat Dec 21, 2019 2:19 pm
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: "Best" Tokai LP Style Recommendation - Tokyo visit
Replies: 21
Views: 2159

Re: "Best" Tokai LP Style Recommendation - Tokyo visit

Thanks for the replies. All great info.

Is there a guide or full model list that breaks down features of each from the 70's to present?
by Ochanomizu
Fri Dec 20, 2019 4:39 pm
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: "Best" Tokai LP Style Recommendation - Tokyo visit
Replies: 21
Views: 2159

"Best" Tokai LP Style Recommendation - Tokyo visit

I went to guitar street in Ochanomizu, Tokyo with intention to get a Tokai Les Paul or possibly some kind of LP Special or Junior. The selection was so overwhelming and many prices higher than expected, so I ended up not getting anything. On my next visit to Japan, I hope to be more educated and to ...