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    Show ‘em off for the weekend - Tokai only!!

    ‘80 LS80 with OX4(UOA5 mags), VIPots and vintage bees ‘81 LS120 with Throbak PG-102, VIPots and vintage bees ‘81 ES100J with stock pickups(swapped to UOA5), VIPots and vintage Vit Q caps
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    Big Bend's Nut Sauce on ABR-1 Saddles?

    I also use Big Bends on saddles. Anywhere the string makes contact...except the frets...
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    The MIJ Classifieds: please read the rules before posting...

    This is back up for sale. Trade fell through and I took the last few weeks to install a RS wiring harness. Has Superpots in the volume spots and 500k CTS pots in the tone spots. RS .022uF paper in oil capacitors. I find the RS Superpots clean up much like VIPots. Quick clean up from 10 down to...
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    Vintage Relic ES335 harness-$65

    Brand new, never installed Vintage Relic wiring harness for ES-335 guitars. CTS 500k pots, Switchcraft switch and .022uF Orange drop caps. Comes with a black switch tip. $65 shipped/PPed
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    Crews Maniac Sound Guitars Thread

    Big 58. Mine had more shoulder than my LS80.
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    "MIJ" Bargain of the day!

    Holy moly! The flame on the back is nearly as impressive as the flame on top!
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    Your favorite Throbak PAF and why?

    I’ve had the Pre-T set and still have a set of PG-102s. The PGs are probably my favorite set of all time. Thinking of getting a set for a semi-hollow without the magnet flip. Bridge has snarl, but cleans up great. Neck has a nice hollow, flutey tone. Middle setting is as expected. I’ve had a...
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    Has anyone ever opened a Nickel Covered Mojotone 59 Clone?

    Ha! Ok...nevermind... ☺️
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    Has anyone ever opened a Nickel Covered Mojotone 59 Clone?

    A4 is also really nice in the neck.
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    Share your wisdom please (high end Tokai vs a '20 60s STD LP)

    Buying sight unseen, I would be far more at ease buying a Tokai, despite recent reports of Gibson having upped their game and quality control. And has already been mentioned, you get much better specs for your dollar with Tokai.
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    The MIJ Classifieds: please read the rules before posting...

    60s profile. Shallow C
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    The MIJ Classifieds: please read the rules before posting...

    Yes. Solder pickup leads to the pots/wiring harness while outside the body. Then the assembly needs to be dropped into the guitar via one of the f-holes. Jack first, then one pot at a time, being careful not to twist too much. I don’t currently have a suitable place to do the work, otherwise...
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    The MIJ Classifieds: please read the rules before posting...

    Needs a complete harness and rewire.
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    The MIJ Classifieds: please read the rules before posting...

    Trade pending ‘82-84 ESP built Navigator SA120. Nitro finish, original pickups, Tonepros AVR-II, stock tailpiece and SKB hardcase. I believe it has been regretted. Given the wear on the guitar, the frets have little wear. Plays amazingly well. Sings up and down the neck. Needs a new wiring...
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    Wiring Help!!!!



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