FS: Tokai Custom Order 1-piece Honduran Mahogany ***SOLD***

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FS: Tokai Custom Order 1-piece Honduran Mahogany ***SOLD***

Post by Schneidas » Tue Feb 23, 2016 4:03 am

Specs:

-1-piece Honduran Mahogany body
-5A Quilt Maple top
-1-piece Honduran Mahogany neck
-Madgascar (!) Rosewood fingerboard
-22 Jumbo Jescar frets (6100)
-Long neck tenon
-round, thick and full Les Paul 1959 neck profile
-Vintage-bone nut with 1-11/16" nut width
-no pickguard attached! (but you can find the pickguard inside the guitar case)
-US Switchcraft input jack and toggle
-4x 500k US CTS pots
-Sprague Black Beauty PIO capacitors
-high quality Gotoh Japan brass saddle bridge
-lightweight Aluminum tailpiece
-2 Gotoh Vintage MK2 PAF's with Nickel covers
-Finish: Nitro "Heritage Dark Cherry" front finish / Nitro "natural" finish on back
-original "open book" G-style headstock shape
-Made in Japan
-comes in original high quality Tokai case and with original Gibson bell trussrod cover on headstock


This Love Rock was custom ordered through the international distributor. Time of order completion was 11 months. (Made in late 2015)
The guitar is extremely resonant, has beautiful note bloom and an incredible long sustain due to the premium woods used, long neck tenon and Japanese superior-attention-to-detail construction.
It has seen almost no playing time and is therefore in "as new" condition.

asking price: $4,250 - PayPal, direct pickup or bank transfer only - you can also make me an offer if you are interested. More pics upon request




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Post by marcusnieman » Tue Feb 23, 2016 8:43 am

Wow :o :o :o

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Post by JVsearch » Wed Feb 24, 2016 7:30 am

marcusnieman wrote:Wow :o :o :o
Yep, I second that!
Totally biased towards Japanese made guitars.

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Post by Schneidas » Thu Feb 25, 2016 1:36 am

thanks, yes "wow" is the word I also use every time I open its case... :D

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Post by marcusnieman » Thu Feb 25, 2016 7:55 am

Schneidas wrote:thanks, yes "wow" is the word I also use every time I open its case... :D
Can't help but ask why you're selling it?

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Post by Schneidas » Thu Feb 25, 2016 8:52 am

Personal reasons really - let's just say that in the 11 months wait time that it took for this guitar to arrive - some things developed in the wrong direction...

So I'm selling plenty of stuff (also on Ebay) :)

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Post by marcusnieman » Thu Feb 25, 2016 9:01 am

Schneidas wrote:Personal reasons really - let's just say that in the 11 months wait time that it took for this guitar to arrive - some things developed in the wrong direction...

So I'm selling plenty of stuff (also on Ebay) :)

Oh I understand the feeling - been there a few times. Good luck with the sale. Fantastic guitar.

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Post by Schneidas » Fri Feb 26, 2016 6:23 am

marcusnieman wrote:Oh I understand the feeling - been there a few times. Good luck with the sale. Fantastic guitar.
Thank you brother! :)

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Post by Schneidas » Mon Feb 29, 2016 1:59 am

Pic of the Honduran Mahogany back added

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Post by ibicus » Mon Feb 29, 2016 3:55 am

Schneidas wrote:Pic of the Honduran Mahogany back added
What a back !!! :P :P :P

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Post by settebello » Mon Feb 29, 2016 8:18 am

Gorgeous back. 8)
I have a similar grained plank on a SG155.
Good luck with the sale.
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Post by Schneidas » Tue Mar 01, 2016 3:55 am

That SG is gorgeous!!!
Is yours Honduran Mahogany as well?

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Post by settebello » Tue Mar 01, 2016 6:00 am

Yep,all honduran.Neck and body.

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Post by Schneidas » Wed Mar 02, 2016 6:28 am

Awesome!!! Custom order as well???

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Post by settebello » Wed Mar 02, 2016 11:46 am

No,its a production model.Only the colour(faded cherry)was
coustom odered for a special run by togps in 2008.

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