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  Topic: TPB-64 What year? Pics inside
deoreo

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PostForum: Tokai Basses   Posted: Thu Nov 20, 2008 7:53 am   Subject: TPB-64 What year? Pics inside
Well, Thank you, guys!
Yes, I'm a professional photographer. My specialty is forensic/documentary (for the tire industry) not illustration.
So these photos were a welcome change, and you can be sur ...
  Topic: TPB-64 What year? Pics inside
deoreo

Replies: 10
Views: 5098

PostForum: Tokai Basses   Posted: Thu Nov 20, 2008 6:22 am   Subject: TPB-64 What year? Pics inside
Sweet! - Thank You Magnus.
I knew this forum would have the answers!
  Topic: TPB-64 What year? Pics inside
deoreo

Replies: 10
Views: 5098

PostForum: Tokai Basses   Posted: Wed Nov 19, 2008 12:43 pm   Subject: TPB-64 What year? Pics inside
Thanks, it's now up for auction - see the classifieds
  Topic: FA: Tokai TPB-64 sunburst P-Bass w/hardcase
deoreo

Replies: 0
Views: 711

PostForum: Classifieds   Posted: Wed Nov 19, 2008 12:41 pm   Subject: FA: Tokai TPB-64 sunburst P-Bass w/hardcase
See here:

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&rd=1&item=300274754910&ssPageName=STRK:MESE:IT&ih=020

Item number: 300274754910

Thanks,
Steve
  Topic: TPB-64 What year? Pics inside
deoreo

Replies: 10
Views: 5098

PostForum: Tokai Basses   Posted: Wed Nov 19, 2008 9:20 am   Subject: TPB-64 What year? Pics inside
Have a really nice TPB-64 bass, would like to know the date of mfg. 1984-1985?

http://my.raex.com/~deoreo/bass01.jpg
http://my.raex.com/~deoreo/bass02.jpg
http://my.raex.com/~deoreo/bass03.jpg
h ...
  Topic: First record ever bought?
deoreo

Replies: 22
Views: 6101

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon Jul 23, 2007 2:22 pm   Subject: First record ever bought?
Cool thread!
First LP - Boston's first album - "Boston"
I was 9 years old, and loved the guitar on More than a feeling, and Foreplay/Longtime - still love the guitar on it actually
  Topic: LS-120 1983, another one
deoreo

Replies: 13
Views: 3643

PostForum: Tokai Sightings & eBay Alerts   Posted: Tue Jul 03, 2007 7:19 am   Subject: Re: LS-120 1983, another one
It seems to be a sister of my former LS-120 which went to Ohio..:


Yep, they seem nearly identical, save for the different grain pattern of the top. Pick-ups, hardware details, neck, back, etc..ap ...
  Topic: Tokai LS-135 for sale in NYC - is the $1700 price fair?
deoreo

Replies: 9
Views: 3314

PostForum: Tokai Sightings & eBay Alerts   Posted: Fri Jun 29, 2007 2:44 pm   Subject: Tokai LS-135 for sale in NYC - is the $1700 price fair?
Basic info:
The Gibson re-issues are based on a model year R8=1958
There are R6 R7 R8 R9 and R0=1960

The Jimmy Page Reissue is a replica of his No. 1 guitar

Great Gibson info (look under the c ...
  Topic: Publish a Book called " Vintage Tokai"
deoreo

Replies: 24
Views: 8148

PostForum: Vintage (Older than 1985)   Posted: Fri Jun 29, 2007 11:51 am   Subject: Publish a Book called " Vintage Tokai"
Peter,

Wow!! great stuff!
Thanks for sharing!

Steve
  Topic: Tokai LS-135 for sale in NYC - is the $1700 price fair?
deoreo

Replies: 9
Views: 3314

PostForum: Tokai Sightings & eBay Alerts   Posted: Fri Jun 29, 2007 11:28 am   Subject: Re: LS-135 better than Gibson Historic R8? In what way?
I'm a total newbie. In what ways is the LS-135 better than the Gibson Historic R8?

It's not really - and I'm sure I'll get some flames for that, this is the Tokai Forum and all

Actually ...
  Topic: Tokai LS-135 for sale in NYC - is the $1700 price fair?
deoreo

Replies: 9
Views: 3314

PostForum: Tokai Sightings & eBay Alerts   Posted: Fri Jun 29, 2007 5:28 am   Subject: Tokai LS-135 for sale in NYC - is the $1700 price fair?
$1300 or $1400 would be better, see here:

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&category=2384&item=320130494790
  Topic: Some detailed pics of my Edwards Page Relic top and hardware
deoreo

Replies: 32
Views: 9345

PostForum: Other   Posted: Tue Jun 26, 2007 5:33 am   Subject: Some detailed pics of my Edwards Page Relic top and hardware
If my top was anything more than 2 pieces, wouldn't there be a seam visible on the top or when viewed from inside the pick up cavity?

No, a three piece top is made up of a center section, with &quo ...
  Topic: Some detailed pics of my Edwards Page Relic top and hardware
deoreo

Replies: 32
Views: 9345

PostForum: Other   Posted: Mon Jun 25, 2007 2:59 pm   Subject: Some detailed pics of my Edwards Page Relic top and hardware
From all indications, it appears pretty certain then that my top is solid, ie., no laminate??


I hate to break it to you, but that is a laminate top over a maple cap.

Carefully look at these pi ...
  Topic: Some detailed pics of my Edwards Page Relic top and hardware
deoreo

Replies: 32
Views: 9345

PostForum: Other   Posted: Mon Jun 25, 2007 11:03 am   Subject: Some detailed pics of my Edwards Page Relic top and hardware
You can see in my pic i have posted that the centerline of the top matches the centerline when viewed from the cavity. would you all agree?

Hard to tell, as BaggyPants said, the grain appears to ...
  Topic: Some detailed pics of my Edwards Page Relic top and hardware
deoreo

Replies: 32
Views: 9345

PostForum: Other   Posted: Mon Jun 25, 2007 6:47 am   Subject: Some detailed pics of my Edwards Page Relic top and hardware
You need to look and see if the centerline in the top matches the centerline of the maple cap.

If the cap centerline and top surface centerline match up, you need to look at the end grain in the pi ...
 
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