New Guitar day

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New Guitar day

Unread post by balston11 » Thu Nov 14, 2019 3:33 pm

Saul always tells me that we discuss all electrics here so here's my latest
Just arrived this Westone Thunder 1 paid just over £100 for it absolutely class guitar made by Matsumoku in Japan mine is 1982 for thsoe who know it's a version 2 model but someone has sanded the headstock so removed the logo otherwise after a bit of fiddling with the electronics it plays beautifully. Still needs new strings and bit more cleaning to make it perfect
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Re: New Guitar day

Unread post by Buzzard » Thu Nov 14, 2019 5:08 pm

HNGD Bill, it looks good. :D

Does it have two volume or two tone controls ?
What's the small switch for ?

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Re: New Guitar day

Unread post by balston11 » Thu Nov 14, 2019 7:22 pm

Hi Peter it has 1 volume 2 tones a 3 way and the small switch is the coil split
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Re: New Guitar day

Unread post by Mimasu » Thu Nov 14, 2019 11:41 pm

Bill, great catch.

Played one in the 80'ies. Very good guitars.

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Re: New Guitar day

Unread post by Asmikace » Fri Nov 15, 2019 5:31 pm

Love natural finish of the guitars from the period. Nice!
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Re: New Guitar day

Unread post by Silkaz » Fri Nov 15, 2019 5:35 pm

Wow that is a very nice guitar! I specially like that finish. Enjoy it!
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Re: New Guitar day

Unread post by NYGeorge » Mon Nov 18, 2019 10:15 pm

Beauteous Bill. And a mere 100 quid awesome.
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