There are number of issues that some of these Superaxes suffer from. That is not to say they all suffer from them, far from it. These guitars were very well built. It just highlights which parts of the guitar are more prone to wear and tear over a 45 year and more life span. Here I will document how to fix them. Your help is most welcome.
The ones that are ‘common’ that I have come across:
– The handle breaks off, leaving just the brackets. Here is one way of repairing it: Click
– The tremolo arm and associated parts are gone. If you have fixed this and have photos, please help.