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    The MIJ Classifieds: please read the rules before posting...

    Price drops: Tokai TE80 $1050 Vanzandt Tele $1125 shipped Vanzandt Strat $1725 shipped
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    Elineke (formerly ExNihilo) Singlecut Burst Replica Teaburst

    Asking $3300 shipped Build thread here More photos here I outfitted the guitar with the following True Historic Parts: -Pickup rings -Toggle switch ring -ABR/Tailpiece Edit: the pickguard is from Creamtone Electronics are Jonesyblues 21 Tone Jimmy Page wiring rig with CTS 500K black molded...
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    The MIJ Classifieds: please read the rules before posting...

    Selling a set of K&T "Friction" pickups, $600 shipped and PP'd. Aged covers, cream bobbins. They sound excellent, with punchy low-mids. Would complement a brighter guitar very well. Link to info (in Japanese)
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    The MIJ Classifieds: please read the rules before posting...

    Thank you. I think they were trying to make a statement with these lol. Subtle, it is not.
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    I am moving cross-country so I need to lighten the load. I keep whatever does not sell by moving time. Prices are shipped and PP'd (continental US). Click on the guitar name for more photos. Please feel free to ask me any questions. I know Vanzandt and Crews are relatively obscure, so I will...
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    FT: My Imperial Size Faber Hardware for Your Metric

    I have the following Faber hardware in Imperial sizing: Faber ABR Brass thumbwheels Steel studs Looking to swap for metric size.
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    Crews Maniac Sound Guitars Thread

    My strat has the cloudy lacquer finish. It's 10 years old now and the finish still looks like-new. Granted, I don't know how much play time it got before me. But the usual wear spots are clean.
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    Crews Maniac Sound Guitars Thread

    I finally found myself a Crews LED! Boring story ahead, skip to photos for the good stuff :) I checked Digimart one morning and saw that Ishibashi had just posted a 2013 LED 1959 Aged LP. It was tagged as sold or held for customer. I was a little bummed since it was right in the price range...
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    The MIJ Classifieds: please read the rules before posting...

    Going to be posting up my guitars as I will be moving cross country and need to lighten the load. Since I try to avoid becoming attached to any guitar, no matter how nice it is, all will be posted. CREWS MANIAC SOUND "Texas Legend" w/ K&T "Austin Legend" pickups $2100 shipped USA Crews's...
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    The MIJ Classifieds: please read the rules before posting...

    Beautiful Navigators... Beautiful Navigators everywhere!
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    The MIJ Classifieds: please read the rules before posting...

    I have an Argus 1980 catalogue somewhere at my brother's place. The ES model was like 120,000 yen back then or something like that. I remember it being the most expensive one out of the lineup. I believe the founder of ESP and Vestax started Argus as a high-end replica brand back in 1979 or...
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    The MIJ Classifieds: please read the rules before posting...

    Personally I just like to try different guitars. I don't own the best LP I've played. I'm not a pro or anything so it's not like I need the best sounding guitar or can get the most nuanced sounds out of a really nice one anyway. Just a hobbyist that likes to appreciate the small details that...
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    The MIJ Classifieds: please read the rules before posting...

    2009 Tokai LS-470 $SOLD This is Tokai's top of the line model. It had various model names, depending on the year and inflation rate. In terms of the current production line, it would be the LS-540. Brazilian rosewood fretboard, Honduran mahogany, AAAA hard maple top. The guitar is fully...




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