The current daily-wear
A 1977 1601 Datejust
Probably from 72-74 The peak years for the 70's bike boom. During those years there were literally more bicycles sold than cars in the United...
My all time favorite. A 1991 Sinn 156:
The current one getting a lot of wrist time. A Ginault Ocean Rover:
The 959's - The Martini 935 #41 - The pink 964
My favorite...the 928 wagon...too cool!
Awesome! Thanks for the pics, and bit of history!
Start with the Van Nuys History threads by Brad Hodges:...
Nice! Don't hear about these too often.
I just recently got a 1978 Moonstone Vulcan. Such a phenomenally cool guitar, with a great variety of tones!
The first two links are the same vendor.
If you pull up both the Music Store Live and Pitbull Audio websites they both have the same physical...
House of Guitars in Rochester New York
That turned out great! :) The GR-300 is a really cool piece of kit!
You may already know about these, but if not, check out Amazon Japan.
There are some great Japanese Mook's (magazine/books) on Strats and others....
Many thanks to FrankHendrix for this thread.
I just received my copy of the book today that I ordered Tuesday evening!
Very, very cool book!!
Here is a link to his solo work:
All of his credits:...
I had my Tropea CD's out because of this thread, lol
Check it out- It looks like that guitar is featured in the liner notes of the Columbia Japan...
1985 Jackson Soloist:
Awesome stories and info!
I'm knee-deep in two Van Nuys era Schecter projects and these threads are pure gold!
80's Dinky 24:
85 Soloist Pink!
Early 80's Strings & Things Custom:
Long live the 80's!!
So I have a single 4 wire humbucker pickup (an old Strings & Things) and I don't know the color code.
I have it wired as illustrated and the...
A co-worker of mine just had Lay's do a headstock break repair on an 85 Hamer Scarab.
Just a normal, get it working again repair. They did a...
Love trying out different pick-ups.
I got this one crazy cheap off of craigslist. Have not tried iti out yet.
A Bartolini Beast II...
I really like the studio furniture from Made In Farmington
John C - thanks for the info. that makes sense.
Personally, it is my favorite era of guitar making, say from 1975 to 89-90. The high quality...
Interesting that you were unaware of Charvel. I wonder why there was not an ISA-Grover Jackson "relationship." I'm guessing it's because Jackson...
Nice! Very cool to learn more about the people of the company.
superrock- not trying to derail this thread, but I was checking out your photobucket, what's the story behind the Schecter/Jackson Donald Brosnac...