FS: 1980 Tokai JB120 Jazz Sound Jazz Bass

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SpringySound
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FS: 1980 Tokai JB120 Jazz Sound Jazz Bass

Post by SpringySound » Fri Feb 05, 2016 4:21 pm

FS: 1980 Tokai JB120 Jazz Sound Jazz Bass
Quite rare, early (1980) Tokai JB120
Naturally worn (not artificially reliced).
Beautifull bass, with what looks like Jacaranda (Brazilian rosewood) board and brass nut.
has a set of Pickup Wizard 60s JB pickups, wired VBT with CTS pots.
I have the original electronics (minus one pickup) as shown below.

$1500 N. America

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Post by wulfman » Fri Feb 05, 2016 6:56 pm

That is a beautiful bass! I have never heard of that model before. Does it have a 120 stamped in the fretboard at the last fret? I see a 120 neck code but that is not a model code. Nice work nitro goodness. Good luck with the sale!

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Post by SpringySound » Sun Feb 07, 2016 1:03 am

wulfman wrote:That is a beautiful bass! I have never heard of that model before. Does it have a 120 stamped in the fretboard at the last fret? I see a 120 neck code but that is not a model code. Nice work nitro goodness. Good luck with the sale!
Nothing on the fretboard, but it does appear to be a 120
See thread here: http://www.tokaiforum.com/viewtopic.php?t=22708
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Post by wulfman » Sun Feb 07, 2016 3:08 am

Cool, looks like a super-rare bird! I wish I played bass all of a sudden....

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Post by SpringySound » Tue Feb 09, 2016 12:37 pm

Weight on the Tokai Jazz Bass is 4.2 kg / 9 lb 4.2 oz

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