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by willennard
Tue Nov 23, 2010 6:26 pm
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Springy Sound confusion
Replies: 11
Views: 5779

Springy Sound confusion

Hi all, I am new to Tokai instruments. I have a question with respect to a 1981 Springy Sound I have. I seem to find pics in this forum of maple neck ST 50's with 8 screw, single plate pic guards and round string guides (ie: pre 1958 Strat copy) and others with 11 screw, 3 laminate plate pic guards ...
by willennard
Fri Dec 19, 2008 4:52 am
Forum: Tokai Acoustics
Topic: 79' CE-400 beauty!!!
Replies: 17
Views: 24696

Further info on Cats Eyes Solid Tops

Hi all, Just got info from a Japanese contact that Cats Eyes Acoustics with Solid Tops (sound boards) start at, and include everyhting from CE-400 upwards. In addition, there is a CE-350 model that is also solid topped. Everythign below CE-400 is laminate (ie: CE-300, CE-200, CE-250 etc....) So, all...
by willennard
Wed Dec 17, 2008 4:29 pm
Forum: Tokai Acoustics
Topic: 79' CE-400 beauty!!!
Replies: 17
Views: 24696

Cats Eyes solid tops

Benzem,

That sure does look solid to me! The give away is the consistancy of grain in your photo of the sound hole!

Thanks to ALL for the input, and if anyone has any other info, it will be appreciated.

Wil
by willennard
Tue Dec 16, 2008 9:55 pm
Forum: Tokai Acoustics
Topic: Cats Eyes Acoustics - Solid Top Models
Replies: 2
Views: 5074

Cats Eyes Acoustics - Solid Top Models

Hi all, New to the forum. Just wanting to know if ANYONE knows what Cats Eyes models (eg: CE200, CE300, CE400, CE500 etc...) have solid tops? I am thinking that in some point of the model numbering system and models themselves, they become solid tops (eg: from a particular model number onwards are s...
by willennard
Tue Dec 16, 2008 9:48 pm
Forum: Tokai Acoustics
Topic: 79' CE-400 beauty!!!
Replies: 17
Views: 24696

Cats Eyes Acoustics - Solid Top Models

Hi all, New to the forum. Just wanting to know if ANYONE knows what Cats Eyes models (eg: CE200, CE300, CE400, CE500 etc...) have solid tops? I am thinking that in some point of the model numbering system and models themselves, they become solid tops (eg: from a particular model number onwards are s...