2019 Tokai Japan LS196 Love Rock Les Paul (Violin Finish)
Made in Japan in 2019 as part of the Tokai Premium Series, the LS196 Love Rock was advertised as a "true aficionado's instrument".
Blurb from the website: "Featuring vintage correct appointments including maple veneer headstock overlay, one piece back, nitrocellulose lacquer finish, carved maple cap, 50's style neck profile, top hat bell knobs accompanied by pointers and equipped with PAF-Vintage MK2 pickups, the LS196 is not just a guitar - it's a work of art."
BODY: One Piece Mahogany with Book-Matched Maple Cap
NECK: One Piece Mahogany Long Tenon Set Neck
NECK STYLE: Asymmetry U 50's Style
FINGERBOARD: Indian Rosewood
FINISH: Nitrocellulose Finish
MACHINE HEADS: Gotoh Kluson Style
BRIDGE: HLS-VB(Brass Saddle) Bridge with HLS-VT Aluminum Tailpiece
ELECTRONICS: CTS, Switchcraft and Sprague Orange Drop
WIRING: Modern Style
SCALE LENGTH: 24.75"
NUT: Bone 43mm
This one is in great used condition with a few dings as pictured. Neck was wet sanded back by the previous owner to a smooth satin finish that feels great. Pickups were replaced with Monty's PAF's (original PAF MK2's included). Comes with the original paperwork and case.