Westone Thunder II

There have been at least three versions of this model

Version 1 (1981-2)

As shown in the 1981 catalogue -

Version 2 (1982-3)

As shown in the 1982/3 catalogue

Version 3 (1983-7)

As shown in the 1983 catalogue

Thunder II

Version 4 (1988 - ?)

The Thunder II is shown as still available in the 1988 UK pricelist - this version was made in Korea. Unlike the Matsumoku made Japanese versions, this one has a bolt on neck

Thanks to Mark Bowers  for the pictures below  - this version was also available in red (No pictures available yet - I haven't  seen any red ones in anything like good condition, they seem to suffer very badly from the finish peeling away from the body)