Servicing vintage Japanese rocker switches

Over the years I have owned many hundred vintage Japanese guitars with these rocker switches. They were common on Japanese manufactured guitars thr...

Guyatone LG-23 pickup rewind

So as I mentioned recently I finally got my pickup winder going again to repair a whole bunch of vintage pickups I have lying around here after 25 ...

2000 Tym Mosrong 500

So here's a blast from the past. Back in the dark ages when I made guitars because everything was hand made I made and offered lots of different op...

1965-66 Pleasant SEL-220

I've written about these Pleasant guitars before and this one didn't last long in the shop but I thought I'd do a quick blog about it anyway as I d...

Late 60's Guaytone LG-125T in a rare(r) colour

I've written about these great Guyatone LG-125T's before so I won't bore you with the details again and I've written about Guyatone MANY times so I...

Late 60's Aria Diamonds hollowbody

While Japan spent the sixties copying a lot of US and UK guitars they mainly concentrated on the "big brands" but every so often you come across a ...