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Sonix by Deviser LP Sp. (Momose)

 
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guitar hiro
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PostPosted: Mon Apr 30, 2018 6:52 pm    Post subject: Sonix by Deviser LP Sp. (Momose) Reply with quote

going back to the early/mid 2000s (some) Sonix branded guitars have been made by Deviser, parent company to Bacchus, Headway, Momose, etc.

Recently located a Sonix marqueed Les Paul Sp. with the 'Custom Craft Guitar' head stock logo = same logo as the original run of Momose MLS-STD/J.
This one is in the 01** serial number range = same four digit serial number scheme as Momose.
So, actually this (Sonix) Les Paul Sp. is a re-branded Momose & this one is likely from about 2002/2003.

Looks like a 1 piece body with a reported weight of 7 lb. - 1 oz.

Can't go wrong with Deviser, Bacchus, Momose so, finally getting a Sonix fiddle & glad to be getting one from the 'original' run of Momose production.

Soon will no longer be a Sonix virgin and will be great company for my Momose MLS-STD/J, number 08**


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PostPosted: Mon May 07, 2018 7:19 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Pictures?
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PostPosted: Sun May 13, 2018 11:24 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

hey marcus, I don't have a photo host; used to do photophucket but we all know how that one ended up
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PostPosted: Sun May 13, 2018 2:59 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

It looks a bit like mine...
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PostPosted: Sun May 13, 2018 5:53 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Wow. That's nice, Harold!
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PostPosted: Mon May 14, 2018 4:57 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

yes, the head stock face on the LP Sp. looks just like the one on Harold's SG with the Custom Craft Guitar log & the Sonix marquee

That is one sweet SG Harold Does it have the four digit serial # scheme like the original Momose examples?
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PostPosted: Wed May 16, 2018 4:07 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Yes, it does have the same S/N format. Mine is a "Regular Sonix" line and not the "Hi Spec Line"

Check it out through the Wayback Machine:https://web.archive.org/web/20070208174729if_/http://www.sonicsystem.co.jp:80/webguitar/SONIXmain.html
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PostPosted: Thu May 17, 2018 5:42 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

thanks for posting the links Harold those Sonix are some nice looking axes

if you look at the Sonix Regular Line link, third guitar from the bottom, the LP-SPL VS, that looks exactly like the guitar I purchased.
It most likely is the very guitar I bought.

part of the verbiage, translated of course:
Thin lacquer painting !! Non-buffed finish
This time LPSPL is only production of 2 pieces

production of 2 would seem to make this one fairly rare
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