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Post by jim on Thu May 15, 2014 4:18 am

On the frontpage It says:

'Two versions of the Paduak I appear in the April 1983 US pricelist, one without a trem at $299.50 and one with a trem at $329.50.
None of the catalogues mention a model with a trem.' 

And no pics of the trem version are shown either while... http://forum.westoneguitars.net/t111-restored-paddy-finished-finally?highlight=Paduak
 Thinking (Barry?)

Came to think of this because I stumbled upon these:
Paduak I
http://yahoo.aleado.com/lot?auctionID=t359804420
and Paduak II (Nice pics really! Can they be snatched?)
http://buyee.jp/item/yahoo/auction/s364391920/lang/ja/rc/yaucb
Looks almost mint but apparently the front hb aint working and the neck is slightly warped...
If only it wasn't such a hasstle to go shop in Japan.  Puppy Eyes

BTW
The Heavy duty bridge on the Paduak II at least

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Post by Barry on Thu May 15, 2014 11:34 am

jim wrote:On the frontpage It says:

'Two versions of the Paduak I appear in the April 1983 US pricelist, one without a trem at $299.50 and one with a trem at $329.50.
None of the catalogues mention a model with a trem.' 

And no pics of the trem version are shown either while... http://forum.westoneguitars.net/t111-restored-paddy-finished-finally?highlight=Paduak
 Thinking (Barry?)

Came to think of this because I stumbled upon these:
Paduak I
http://yahoo.aleado.com/lot?auctionID=t359804420
and Paduak II (Nice pics really! Can they be snatched?)
http://buyee.jp/item/yahoo/auction/s364391920/lang/ja/rc/yaucb

I can certainly add the pix from the resto thread you referenced, but the salient question was never answered: is that an original trem? It looks like OEM but it would be nice to have it confirmed. Damian, any experience here?

My anti-virus program (FSecure) blocked the Yahoo URL above as potentially harmful, so I did not visit it.
The pix from the Buyee site can be reworked and some added if necessary, but I think we have quite a good representation on the web site now.

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Post by Westbone on Fri May 16, 2014 2:43 am

If it's in the catalogue and there's obviously trem equipped guitars it must exist.

Apart from the II with the 'heavy' brass bridge there's also quite a few Paduaks with different style bridges.
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Also with the Thunder type bridge.
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