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by wayne damage
Sat Oct 03, 2009 11:30 am
Forum: Tokai Basses
Topic: I bought a TOKAI PB HardPuncher, Any Info's about this?
Replies: 17
Views: 15125

Check out my Hardpuncher in the Tokai Bass Forum under Tokai 198? Hardpuncher its a 50 but its all black with gold hardware, extremely nice bass!! my first Tokai too :lol:
by wayne damage
Mon Mar 02, 2009 7:14 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: 335 What?Where?When?
Replies: 9
Views: 4828

Thanks for the info, all in all the fit, finish and playability of this knockoff is real good but im glad i didnt pay more than the 200 (U.S.) for it!! i sure hope my Tokai Hardpuncher is the real deal? check out the pics on the bass forum under 198? Hardpuncher its a fairly new post :-? :oops:
by wayne damage
Sat Feb 28, 2009 9:38 pm
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: 335 What?Where?When?
Replies: 9
Views: 4828

335 What?Where?When?

O.K. of coarse this is a 335 knock off but whats it called? where are these made? if its china i gotta hand it to them this (knock off) is beautiful, from the see thru blue finish to the set neck, to the REAL inlay on the headstock even the (knock off) bixby is up there in quality and hey it has gro...
by wayne damage
Wed Feb 18, 2009 9:51 pm
Forum: Tokai Basses
Topic: Just some advice on Tokai original basses.
Replies: 5
Views: 5181

The Tokai"s are replicas of the Fender Bass, Jazz Sound Bass's have a tapered neck and Hard Punchers have a wider neck like a P-Bass if you have small hands get a 3/4 scale bass which ive never seen on a Tokai
by wayne damage
Mon Feb 16, 2009 11:52 pm
Forum: Tokai Basses
Topic: Tokai 198? Hard Puncher
Replies: 6
Views: 5983

? country of origen

This Bass currently lives in California it was bought off ebay a few years ago and shipped from Japan.
by wayne damage
Sat Feb 14, 2009 12:55 am
Forum: Tokai Basses
Topic: Tokai 198? Hard Puncher
Replies: 6
Views: 5983

Tokai 198? Hard Puncher

Here's my 198? Hardpuncher, for a 50 this seems to be somewhat custom model any ideas on the date this was made? http://i267.photobucket.com/albums/ii287/waynedamage/P1010059-1.jpg http://i267.photobucket.com/albums/ii287/waynedamage/P1010050.jpg http://i267.photobucket.com/albums/ii287/waynedamage/...
by wayne damage
Tue Feb 03, 2009 10:26 pm
Forum: Tokai Basses
Topic: Info about 70's-80's Hardpuncher - LPB, matching headstock
Replies: 6
Views: 5954

How are you posting pics?

Hi nice bass i have a hard puncher that is all black, back of the neck and front and back of the headstock the hardware is all gold, seems to be a 1984. Although not my color of choice for any guitar this baby is beautiful and in near mint condition. Id like to post some pics HOW do you do it?? Than...
by wayne damage
Tue Feb 03, 2009 12:12 am
Forum: Tokai Basses
Topic: LOOKING FOR TALBO OR JAZZ BASS
Replies: 0
Views: 2325

LOOKING FOR TALBO OR JAZZ BASS

Its been a year since i posted and im still interested in a jazz or talbo bass i alreay have a sweet hard puncher all gold and black never seen another like it?!
by wayne damage
Sat Feb 09, 2008 1:31 am
Forum: Tokai Basses
Topic: NEED ANOTHER TOKAI BASS
Replies: 2
Views: 4425

NEED ANOTHER TOKAI BASS

Finally got me a TOKAI hard puncher (p-bass) seems to be a 84 or so thanks from the help of this forum!! now im looking for a TOKAI (vintage) jazz bass anybody have one out there for sale or trade? for??
by wayne damage
Tue Jan 29, 2008 11:54 pm
Forum: Tokai Acoustics
Topic: cats eyes d-45
Replies: 1
Views: 4433

cats eyes d-45

Has anybody seen the cats eyes they are listing as a Martin D-45 on ebay for a $300 buy it now price? are these solid wood acoustics? if so it sounds like a good deal to me. Wayne Damage from California
by wayne damage
Sun Jan 27, 2008 2:50 am
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Hard Puncher LH Dating
Replies: 5
Views: 3237

WOW very nice bass and from the feedback i've been getting it looks to be the same build time of mine 84-87 i recently aquired a near mint all black hard puncher right handed with all gold hardware. I tried posting pictures on the Vintage (older than 1985) page and only one came thru whats the secre...
by wayne damage
Sat Jan 26, 2008 1:15 am
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: what year is my tokai
Replies: 18
Views: 6219

IMPOSSIBLE MISSION

:( :( :( Im finding it nearly IMPOSSIBLE to post pics on this site, sorry beacuase I took some good ones
by wayne damage
Sat Jan 26, 2008 1:01 am
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: what year is my tokai
Replies: 18
Views: 6219

hopefully the pics come through. Heres the pictures of my tokai that i traded the 67 mustang bass for http://i267.photobucket.com/albums/ii287/waynedamage/P1010059.jpg http://i267.photobucket.com/albums/ii287/waynedamage/P1010052.jpg http://i267.photobucket.com/albums/ii287/waynedamage/P1010050.jpg
by wayne damage
Sat Jan 19, 2008 12:30 pm
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: what year is my tokai
Replies: 18
Views: 6219

what year is my bass

I did trade a real 67 Mustang Bass for this Tokai BUT! the Mustang was a re-paint (a real no no) a 3/4 scale and basically Fenders low line student model now a 67 strat,tele,ect,ect different story This Tokai is now doubt a pro quality bass id go as far to say its in mint condition and as i stated i...
by wayne damage
Fri Jan 18, 2008 10:07 pm
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: what year is my tokai
Replies: 18
Views: 6219

what year is my tokai

Hi I just traded my 67 fender mustang bass in fair condition for a tokai hard puncher in absolutly stunning condition its all black,back of neck,headstock front and back,3 ply pic guard BWB and beautiful gold hardware the decal reads tokai with hardpuncher directly underneath unlike some ive seen, m...