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by mdvineng
Thu May 06, 2021 8:25 am
Forum: Greco
Topic: Please HELP to Identify model of Greco Les Paul
Replies: 1
Views: 27

Re: Please HELP to Identify model of Greco Les Paul

Could be one of the Cort made EGC variants
by mdvineng
Tue May 04, 2021 12:19 am
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Goldstar AST-62 - new member seeking ID help
Replies: 10
Views: 223

Re: Goldstar AST-62 - new member seeking ID help

The wiring has been modified, probably when the pot was replaced with that mexico one, the rest is standard fitting.
by mdvineng
Mon May 03, 2021 3:12 pm
Forum: Tokai Sightings & eBay Alerts
Topic: Mary Kaye for
Replies: 7
Views: 198

Re: Mary Kaye for

I always thought Mary Kay strats/tele's were pink. think you need to adjust your monitor :wink: off white trans That's kind of an inside joke (nicely played Ned!). There is a women's cosmetics company here in the states named Mary Kay - after the founder Mary Kay Ash. Their sales people form their ...
by mdvineng
Mon May 03, 2021 2:15 pm
Forum: Tokai Basses
Topic: Jazz Sound ID?
Replies: 13
Views: 328

Re: Jazz Sound ID?

I think you'll like this. I certainly did. https://youtu.be/BHuzSDOAcBg
by mdvineng
Mon May 03, 2021 1:19 pm
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Goldstar AST-62 - new member seeking ID help
Replies: 10
Views: 223

Re: Goldstar AST-62 - new member seeking ID help

AST62 is the style of Fender it is replicating, if it is an AST62, what makes you think it is. It's still a 50 model number.

See page 3 https://www.vintagejapanguitars.com.br/ ... gue-vol-1/ headstock decal

I'm using Peter's book for reference and the catalogues
by mdvineng
Mon May 03, 2021 2:25 am
Forum: Tokai Basses
Topic: 1981 Thunderbird
Replies: 1
Views: 29

Re: 1981 Thunderbird

Don't sell it then. 8)
by mdvineng
Mon May 03, 2021 12:52 am
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: Goldstar AST-62 - new member seeking ID help
Replies: 10
Views: 223

Re: Goldstar AST-62 - new member seeking ID help

The Goldstar name became official in 83 and the decal changed to reflect that also, yours is that decal. The headstock shape first appears in the 83 cat https://www.vintagejapanguitars.com.br/ ... gue-vol-1/
by mdvineng
Sun May 02, 2021 12:24 am
Forum: Tokai Basses
Topic: Jazz Sound ID?
Replies: 13
Views: 328

Re: Jazz Sound ID?

I like Stanley very much indeed as he doesn't over do the percussion but others just seem to smack the strings into the fretboard without much subtlety. Slap has also allowed a lot of bad players to look OK, when really all they are doing, is tapping the table to the beat! I grew up with the British...
by mdvineng
Fri Apr 30, 2021 1:39 pm
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: CBS Letter 82
Replies: 3
Views: 148

Re: CBS Letter 82

Love the rebuke that CBS should take better quality control of their own products :lol:
by mdvineng
Fri Apr 30, 2021 1:37 pm
Forum: Tokai Basses
Topic: Jazz Sound ID?
Replies: 13
Views: 328

Re: Jazz Sound ID?

It's the EB3 unit, switches pups, capacitors and an induction coil. Love it, feel left out on std setups.

https://www.flyguitars.com/gibson/bass/ ... ematic.php
by mdvineng
Fri Apr 30, 2021 10:15 am
Forum: Tokai Basses
Topic: Jazz Sound ID?
Replies: 13
Views: 328

Re: Jazz Sound ID?

I can only take that style in small doses. Always reminds of bad drummers sounding like the whole kit had just fallen down the stairs. But them I'm old :lol: I'm using these but not sure for how long as I have nodules growing in lefthand palm and they get more painfull as time goes on. https://i.ibb...
by mdvineng
Fri Apr 30, 2021 9:58 am
Forum: Tokai Sightings & eBay Alerts
Topic: Mary Kaye for
Replies: 7
Views: 198

Re: Mary Kaye for

ned wrote:
Fri Apr 30, 2021 7:50 am
I always thought Mary Kay strats/tele's were pink.
think you need to adjust your monitor :wink:
off white trans
by mdvineng
Fri Apr 30, 2021 12:45 am
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: CBS Letter 82
Replies: 3
Views: 148

CBS Letter 82

This is interesting reading with rebuke https://reverb.com/uk/item/39953464-tok ... tters-1982


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by mdvineng
Thu Apr 29, 2021 11:27 pm
Forum: Tokai Sightings & eBay Alerts
Topic: 1981 LS120 Top Separation
Replies: 7
Views: 190

Re: 1981 LS120 Top Separation

That one keeps on appearing, waiting for the one idiot.

If your guitar sounded great, ignore the split.