It's in really good shape, very little in the way of wear to speak of. I'll add some pics in natural light soon. Just make sure it's a made in Japan model. It is a work of art. Note that we have have not entered automatic shipping for every country.
I then had it professionally set up at an Ishibashi music store in Japan with 40-95 Rotosound steel roundwounds. But if you are looking at an item that doesn't have the fee information you need then please use the or call on +44 1773 856475. Here are the pictures that I have. Early ones from 70s-mid80s were made in Japan at Masumoku I always spell that wrong factory and are considered high quality. It has a chrome plated arm rest and elaborate scrollwork etched into the design on the back.
Explore your tone, style, and imagination with guitars and guitar accessories that make you want to grow as a player. Comes with a pleather gig bag. When it came to coping other brands, they would rip off the Rabbi and piss on the Pope to make a quick buck. They are no reproduction or replacement parts anywhere. It is a very complex design.
The seller told me that is Japanese made in 1986 but I want to check it. . They made many low-end, bolt on neck guitars with cheap pots, switches, bridges, pick-ups etc. Was my 1 for over a decade. Many of these guitars are 5 piece maple-walnut neck-thru with Ash bodies. Condition will be only as good as it was cared for over those 30 years.
These come with a three-way selector switch as standard - the buyer may wish to keep this original, but we'd suggest changing to a five-way for the full range of classic Strat tones. They set up well in my experience. Now if you buy an 80's model, it could be 30 years old. Some bridges were made of pot metal. I can switch it using a safety pin but you'll want to change the switch.
Also note that this is one of the most beautiful guitars ever built. If you want to use this option either get in touch before you purchase, or contact us afterwards and we will just refund you the shipping. However, having been working with sensitive vintage gear for many years, we are very experienced at dealing with these occurrences and will always work with you and get the problem solved as quickly and painlessly as possible. In very good vintage condition overall, this guitar has just had a full set-up by Dean Rowbotham at Bedford Guitars including fitting a new output jack. From Chuck Berry to Jack white, electric guitar has been the backbone of rock and roll for decades.
On the other hand, their high-end guitars were some of best guitars ever made. The body is 2 piece alder. It looks lovely, plays well, and overall is just, well, ok really. Neck in overall very good condition with a few dings here and there. Body in very good condition for age showing usual signs of use - including small chips and scratches mainly on the back but some to the front. It is a fact that, with vintage items, there are going to be times when gear arrives in need of some adjustment or calibration, and some times a piece of gear that was working 100% just chooses the day after arriving for a new fault to develop.
They still make some of the very high end models in Japan but those run into the 2000 dollar range. Over the years the Urchin U100 has proven to be pretty good guitar. The one pictured is a later Korean model, so although it's riding a little on the not particularly well-founded reputation of the earlier Japanese models, it really is exactly what it looks like, i. The differences from the standard model seem to be the black hardware, mostly. Guitars that want to be picked up and played will motivate you to learn licks faster, write riffs better, and become a more creative musician. For new guitar players and old pros alike, the excitement of trying out new gear can motivate you creatively and technically.
The guitar comes tuned to standard. Brand: Good example of a classic Japanese Stratocaster copy from the excellent Matsumoku factory. It is deluxe quality with adjustable truss rod, slim maple finished neck and matching headstock with inlaid pearloid design. It's a little hard to find much information about the modern company. To see shipping costs put the item you are interested in the cart and then either use the shipping estimator or go into the check out process.
Speaking of that, the original bridge wasn't working to allow the action low enough, so it was replaced with a Hipshot A brass and that fixed the issue. These come with a three-way selector switch as standard - the buyer may wish Good example of a classic Japanese Stratocaster copy from the excellent Matsumoku factory. Legendary guitars like the Gibson Les Paul and Fender Stratocaster have appeared on countless 1 records, and remain a popular choice today. Most of Aria's models were low to mid range overall. But that one is Korean made. Click on the photos to zoom in and see more shots. The countries we ship to most often will have shipping rates and we are in the process of adding more shipping fees to the check out process.