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by mdvineng
Mon Jun 14, 2021 8:24 am
Forum: Vintage (Older than 1985)
Topic: i need help for data about my tokai, from CHILE
Replies: 5
Views: 242

Re: i need help for data about my tokai, from CHILE

Link not working and why repeat the first post :roll:
by mdvineng
Sat Jun 12, 2021 3:10 pm
Forum: Tokai Sightings & eBay Alerts
Topic: Springy With No Serial Number
Replies: 4
Views: 131

Re: Springy With No Serial Number

Looking good so far
by mdvineng
Sat Jun 12, 2021 12:46 pm
Forum: Tokai Sightings & eBay Alerts
Topic: Springy With No Serial Number
Replies: 4
Views: 131

Re: Springy With No Serial Number

Pickups bases went grey in early 78 and marked E, black and white cloth wires.
Model number stamped on the neck, last fret.
Hex truss rod adjuster.
Ser# in the neck pocket matched to the one on the neck.
by mdvineng
Thu Jun 10, 2021 10:36 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: Need help with a Love Rock with no serial number
Replies: 11
Views: 236

Re: Need help with a Love Rock with no serial number

The truss rod cover is not neat at all, misaligned screws etc. The genuine Korean ones were neat and well made. Cavities look unlike Tokai too. Wide berth time!
by mdvineng
Wed Jun 09, 2021 10:40 pm
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: Need help with a Love Rock with no serial number
Replies: 11
Views: 236

Re: Need help with a Love Rock with no serial number

Nah! Not on a tablet.
by mdvineng
Tue Jun 08, 2021 8:23 am
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: Hondo Lead II – made by Tokai?
Replies: 5
Views: 162

Re: Hondo Lead II – made by Tokai?

7 digit ser # means absolutely nothing.
by mdvineng
Sat Jun 05, 2021 9:01 am
Forum: Tokai Basses
Topic: Help identify and date my bass?
Replies: 3
Views: 146

Re: Help identify and date my bass?

Ser# carries no model info and on Fender copies rarely any year info after 83. Look in the neck pocket and cavities, it's the only place that will have markings if it's a T.

https://www.vintagejapanguitars.com.br/ ... catalogue/
by mdvineng
Fri Jun 04, 2021 10:48 pm
Forum: Tokai Basses
Topic: Help identify and date my bass?
Replies: 3
Views: 146

Re: Help identify and date my bass?

Hi. Not sure what you have yet. The bridge isn't a Tokai fitting. Three piece body puts in the low level area jb45/50 around 1980/81. The tuners will likely be 3 screw fixings for low end and 4 screw for higher. Neck end should have some markings near the adjuster and there should be similar in the ...
by mdvineng
Sun May 30, 2021 8:38 am
Forum: Tokai Basses
Topic: Help identify and date my Jazz Sound bass?
Replies: 3
Views: 117

Re: Help identify and date my Jazz Sound bass?

Better but no ID help. Rear of headstock, base of the neck rear, cavities and neck pocket.
by mdvineng
Fri May 28, 2021 11:38 pm
Forum: Tokai Guitars
Topic: Tokai lc wine red
Replies: 1
Views: 90

Re: Tokai lc wine red

If it looks and feels ok in person. Yes it's ok at that price. Any mods can be undone or adjusted to suit.
1992 model.
by mdvineng
Fri May 28, 2021 12:16 pm
Forum: Tokai Basses
Topic: Help identify and date my Jazz Sound bass?
Replies: 3
Views: 117

Re: Help identify and date my Jazz Sound bass?

Pictures of the complete guitar are to fuzzy and show no details. Ser# is usually on the neck plate or behind the headstock. You might find other markings inside the pickup cavity.