Matsumoku to Jan 1987
Mid 1985 to early 1987
First appears in the 1985 UK catalogue, available in Black, White and Red.
Listed in the Jan and April 1985 US price lists at $259.50, only in Black.
Black, White and Red models available are shown in the Sept 1985 price list at $269.50, rising to $349 in August 1986, and Sept 1987 price lists.
It does not appear in the Jan 1988 price list.
- body: solid Maple
- neck: hard Maple
- fingerboard: Rosewood
- nut: graphite
- scale: 25.5 inches
- 22 nickel silver frets
- machine heads: Gotoh TSA (Tremolo System Approved)
- pickups: Magnaflux I UBC (Unbalanced coil)
- controls: volume, tone (Push/pull switch for coil tap)
- 3-way pickup selector
- control knobs: Switchmaster
- bridge: Tekglide II trem
- hardware: Chrome
New! July 2013 –Thanks to forum member Barry for these updated black model pictures (click to enlarge, click again for full size):