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by japaxes
Tue Oct 04, 2016 1:37 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: GOLD TOKAI SADDLES
Replies: 3
Views: 1265

GOLD TOKAI SADDLES

DOES ANY ONE HAVE A SET OF TOKAI SADDLES FOR A STRAT IN GOLD ?
by japaxes
Fri Jun 03, 2016 11:48 am
Forum: Burny/ Fernandes
Topic: Fernandes Telecaster
Replies: 2
Views: 3173

fernandes tele

hi i have a fernandes two tone burst (no red in the bursrt just brown to yellow) double bound binding /back and front of body scratch plate is a oyster coloured pearl finish ,
here is a link to some back catolouges hope it helps track doen yours
http://brochures.yokochou.com/en_index.html#FERNANDES
by japaxes
Thu Nov 12, 2015 3:03 pm
Forum: Gear Reviews
Topic: strat pickup advice
Replies: 2
Views: 5667

pups

try john galup at dawgtown pick ups also on ebay . handwound and super quality .and he is a nice guy too .
by japaxes
Sat Oct 24, 2015 12:56 pm
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: Validation for a posting on Facebook
Replies: 2
Views: 1081

no fakai looks like one of the ones made for canadian market by dillion bolt on neck poor quality tuners and hardware
(they also did blue 335 style )
by japaxes
Mon Jun 22, 2015 10:32 am
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Goldstar Body Restoration
Replies: 41
Views: 11320

Nice job, well done.
by japaxes
Tue Jun 09, 2015 11:39 am
Forum: Tokai Sightings & eBay Alerts
Topic: Tokai Strat ?????
Replies: 4
Views: 2624

if you look at the amount of wood showing on the fretboard to headstock side behind the nut .on a lam board there is very little and it generaly curves.
whereas on a slab board it is straighter and wider
by japaxes
Wed May 13, 2015 12:23 pm
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Goldstar Body Restoration
Replies: 41
Views: 11320

nice job
by japaxes
Wed Mar 18, 2015 1:38 pm
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: Fret Buzz!
Replies: 10
Views: 3685

it is when you go for a lighter gauge of sting that the buzz usually starts to happen ,as the slots on the nut are too wide & the tension on the neck /truss rod is less . thus allowing less of a requied relef to the neck. But as previous post said it could be a high fret . a good luthier will be abl...
by japaxes
Tue Mar 17, 2015 1:51 pm
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: Fret Buzz!
Replies: 10
Views: 3685

buzz

usually buzz up to th 7th fret is due to the nut being cut too low from the 7th onward its usually the bridge end .have you changed to a lighter gauge of string ?
by japaxes
Sat Mar 14, 2015 2:13 am
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Any idea what year this Tokai body is please
Replies: 26
Views: 5661

tokai neck

the neck had been set up to play right handed .so if you have swapped the nut around you will need to change it back .
by japaxes
Fri Mar 13, 2015 1:35 pm
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Any idea what year this Tokai body is please
Replies: 26
Views: 5661

tokai neck

very nice ,get some stings on and enjoy
by japaxes
Wed Mar 11, 2015 1:52 pm
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Any idea what year this Tokai body is please
Replies: 26
Views: 5661

tokai sw

thanks for the contact iain
beetleing has had the lefty neck
by japaxes
Wed Mar 11, 2015 1:49 pm
Forum: Guitars
Topic: left handed goldstar neck
Replies: 4
Views: 4248

tokai neck

this neck has now been sold ,to a forum member .thanks beetleing
by japaxes
Fri Mar 06, 2015 1:07 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Wanted Goldstar neck 83 -84 anything considered
Replies: 3
Views: 1235

tokai neck

left or right handed ?