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by luis
Sat Sep 29, 2018 4:59 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: 2005 LS230 limited run?
Replies: 11
Views: 2433

Same word for spanish: condensadores (capacitors). I recall Mr. Furuhashi stablising LS150s first run with beatifull solid flamed tops and 1 piece african mahogany backs no fret edge binding; caps not being Sprague bees but regular 715P Orange Drop (Vihay made) which I am not fond on. Tokai crafts s...
by luis
Fri Sep 28, 2018 10:26 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: 2005 LS230 limited run?
Replies: 11
Views: 2433

Maybe a speciel run for a shop or a one-off order?

In 2005 the models set that year were LS150 and LS320, I owned both being 150 a new released product.
by luis
Wed Sep 26, 2018 7:35 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Tokai LC-100BB
Replies: 12
Views: 4706

It is still avalaible ..... :wink:
by luis
Mon Sep 03, 2018 10:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "BLUES!"
Replies: 23
Views: 6688

I love Texas Blues!
by luis
Fri Aug 31, 2018 10:05 am
Forum: Gear Reviews
Topic: The "Neo-Select" tokai guitars.
Replies: 6
Views: 2170

I was lucky to talk with such a fantastic luthier and person. It happened he made the first LS320 model I have documented and in my possession since some time ago at this time. He told me some details about the guitar (hand made), a really sweet guitar! After the information sent by the maker it is ...
by luis
Fri Aug 31, 2018 10:00 am
Forum: Gear Reviews
Topic: "TOKAI BOOK"
Replies: 4
Views: 1665

I own that one in my library among others. It seesm out of print now unfortunatly.
by luis
Tue Aug 21, 2018 1:54 pm
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: NGD - 1980 Reborn Old LS-80
Replies: 7
Views: 4522

Congrats for the guitar matt!

I own a Reborn LS80 from '79 since 10 years ago very similar to yours, mine has a 3'85 kg. which is perfect. These are very rare and collectable. How does it sound?
by luis
Tue Aug 21, 2018 1:42 pm
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: AST 56 - Looking for info
Replies: 8
Views: 2995

My first Tokai back in 2001 was an AST-56 with a maple neck, it was a good strat and pickups sounded really good! I did not took it appart unfortunatly and lost some pics I took
by luis
Tue Aug 21, 2018 1:33 pm
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: My 1980 Tokai Les Paul Reborn Old LS60
Replies: 8
Views: 2588

Are turners original? According to serial would it have to come with double ring ones? Just a question.... Regarding inkies I gues they were made not by Tokai but in another factory by request to get the demand; of course they are Tokais but not Hamamatsu plant made... According to my researchs from...
by luis
Sat Aug 04, 2018 11:49 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Tokai LC-100BB
Replies: 12
Views: 4706

Would trade for a natural ES-100 adjusting values.
by luis
Fri Aug 03, 2018 9:01 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Tokai LC-100BB
Replies: 12
Views: 4706

Anyone want to get this beauty?
by luis
Fri Aug 03, 2018 8:59 am
Forum: Burny/ Fernandes
Topic: When did Fernandes start production in China?
Replies: 6
Views: 3340

1999 to Korea but China move was later, just check serial and you will see a letter of difference in the serial number....
by luis
Sat Jul 28, 2018 1:09 pm
Forum: Burny/ Fernandes
Topic: When did Fernandes start production in China?
Replies: 6
Views: 3340

RLG around 2.005,
by luis
Fri Jul 27, 2018 4:35 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Wolfetone&Gravelin pickups, Vox leather bag, PIO caps
Replies: 3
Views: 1749

VOX leather bag is sold!
Thanks!
by luis
Fri Jul 20, 2018 8:42 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: Tokai Love Rock inlay
Replies: 3
Views: 1911

Some inlays are kind of plastic (mid level models) whereas some are different (LS150 and above) and seems more accurate to original specs