The production run was from 1978 to 1981. If you have a preference then we should be able to accommodate it but we may need to pass on any additional costs - just let us know what you need. Do a little google research, go see the guitar and try it to see if it plays well, look for a made in Japan sticker might still be there. Aria Pro brand name electric guitar. All the amplifiers and accessories you need to get the most out of your tone are available at Amazon. Although it cleans up fantastically also, this guitar really thrives when being pushed to the edge, it has a smooth, easy to play neck and really accessible heel joint, making accessing those higher frets super comfortable.
This thing cost me about 170 bucks before shipping from japan. It's a little hard to find much information about the modern company. I acquired this bass with a cracked neck shipping damage I think and glued it back together with some wood glue. They're quite nicely made, but nothing really special, pickups are pretty characterless, and pots are garbage. I'll only charge actual shipping fees. They still make some of the very high end models in Japan but those run into the 2000 dollar range. Their low end guitars were a good bang for the buck and played better than most cheap guitars of that era.
Blue in colour, cool unique look instrument, good condition and amazing to play. 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 even have pearloid inlay inside the S-Holes. These guitars have much better hardware. 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. They are no reproduction or replacement parts anywhere.
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. All the metal parts show signs of oxidation. I'm a fan - my 3rd guitar back in 1990 was an Urchin. As it stands now, the bass is in very playable condition with a slim neck profile making it easy to play. On the other hand, their high-end guitars were some of best guitars ever made. So it's best to do your homework and learn how to spot the differences between old and new and also low and high end.
Signs of playing, but no damage. The Arai company has used different logos on their instruments over the years. Browse guitars by brand, layout, and even top, back, or neck woods. The wood and craftsmanship are gorgeous. Comes with a pleather gig bag. Small scratch on back of resonator.
It is a very complex design. With this combination you had a guitar that could get an acoustical tone as well as the heavy metal blaster sounds with distortion. For warm, folky sounds, many players prefer mahogany, while maple has a brighter, punchy tone. Finger picking or sheading is no problem with these babies. It's everything Adam said it was, I'll include the link to his ad, and then post the pics here. This should hopefully clarify the situation but if you have any questions then please get in touch. 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.
I'll add some pics in natural light soon. Much can be said about this guitar. Which carriers do we use? Also, Banjo was tuned, Neck leveled and Intonation set. It may be the only neck-thru hollow body guitar ever made. It has a chrome plated arm rest and elaborate scrollwork etched into the design on the back.
Just make sure it's a made in Japan model. There are a few of dings on the bottom of the guitar. Buy it to play - not to collect. Brand: Good example of a classic Japanese Stratocaster copy from the excellent Matsumoku factory. I'll include a brand new switch with the bass for you to install yourself. If you check all the items out all together this will be calculated automatically at checkout.
Note that this also allows you to purchase add on items such as , and also , without paying any extra shipping on them. The seller told me that is Japanese made in 1986 but I want to check it. When it came to coping other brands, they would rip off the Rabbi and piss on the Pope to make a quick buck. What fender gives you a 2 piece body? 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. Many of these guitars are 5 piece maple-walnut neck-thru with Ash bodies.