No, create an account now. Liv, thank you very much for the research. The switch knob is cream not amber, and the knobs are gold and not amber like the later ones. The Burnys with the serial numbers were most likely made to higher specifications.
To date, both Fernandes and Burny are still making guitars just like their Tokai counterparts. About Burny and Fernandes pickups Amongst all the different lawsuit copies, Burny and Fernandes have the best pickups. You could order them, they way you liked them, for example with a special neck or a thinner body than normal. Burny Fernandes never stopped making guitars.
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Background of Burny Both Burny and Fernandes are the same company. Tons of info on the net if you care to research. It has solid one piece back but a flamed veneer top and Fernandes L vintage pickups.
- Some of these guitars have Brazilian boards.
- Some cherry sunburst but many faded or tea burst in poly.
- They even have the same celluloid tortoise pick guard.
Let us know if you find out for sure. But the good thing is I have never seen a bad Burny guitar. There are four new Les Pauls in this catalogue.
How can I tell if a Burny guitar is Made in Japan
Burny Today As mentioned, Burny is still making these guitars in Japan. How can I tell if a Burny guitar is Made in Japan? Identification If you want to identify your Burny Les Paul standard, there are many characteristics you have to study.
Home What's new Latest activity Authors. Everyone in the shop thought it was a special order from Gibson for an individual player, Mr. However, do note that there are models that are made in Korea. However, some of these are manufactured in Korea and China. Anyone care to shed some light on this?
All three guitars have double ring Kluson style tuners, stamped with Fernandes on the back, and they got the Gibson style bell shaped truss rod cover. The bigger number means the better the guitar in terms of sound and finishing qualities. Burny are still making guitars in Japan. The nerds are your best bet.
The Japanese made pieces are still the models to go for. If the guitar plays well who cares where it came from. This is all my own personal experience. My Les Paul Classifieds P. Many, many years ago in the early seventies I used to work periodically when I was skint in a guitar shop in Londons West End.
Burney Les Paul - they any good
There is no serial number on back, and from what info I've been able to dig up that is not uncommon but the norm with Burny. However, because there are no official history on these companies, they are written to the best of our knowledge and experience. This post is over a year and a half old mind. Burney Les Paul - they any good? Thank you all for the very helpful information.
The rare old Fender copies are extremely detailed, though no longer in production, can still be found in the vintage market. Still no Customs or Juniors. Colour was ch and coh cherry original sunburst today called teaburst.
The thing was like an Artisan before the Artisan if you see what I mean. The colour on these guitars was gold. But although there is a lot of info around Jap guitars can be a bit of a mystery there doesn't seem to be a sure way. The neck on these guitars is always a true one piece, no separate heel cap as on almost all the older ones. You may have aready come accross this info, online Considering they are still making guitars it might be a late model one.
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Definitel Chinese or possibly Korean? But remember my observations are only guidelines. New Edwards are far superior. You'll get an answer really fast.
Should I just save my cash and get Edwards? Grey wire, braided hookup wire and black paper in oil capacitors. How, dating where and when did you acquire it? Some was made with a laminated maple top.
Burney Les Paul - they any good
These Les Pauls are in my opinion among the bests ever produced in Japan. In my opinion, this is the first really good Burny Les Paul. Dating a Burny or Fernandes can be loosely done by looking at the truss rod cover.
- Burnys are made by Japanese company Fernandes.
- There are transition models, and it is very easy to change a truss rod cover or a pickup.
- All finished in thin poly.
- It takes it's shoes off before entering the house!
- We too are learning as we progress and would ask for you to use these information at your own discretion.
- Today Tokai and Grecos are the must collectable, but this may change tomorrow.
Electronics and pickups can help to identify certain eras as well. Here are a couple of articles that may help. This is the site I usually refer too for all things Burny.