Guitar Pic of the Day - 5.28.09

Discussion in 'Guitars, Guitars Guitars!' started by Help!I'maRock!, May 28, 2009.

    May 28, 2009
  1. Help!I'maRock! Radical Sandwich Anarchist

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    Southeast Body, 1/4" Maple Flame/Quilt Cap on Alder Base
    Customwoods Neck, Full Flame with Birdseye & Skunkstripe
    Schaller Made in West Germany Vintage Tuners
    circa 1984 Original Floyd Rose with R4 Nut
    BareKnuckles Nailbomb Pup
    PushPull Pot for Volume and Tone, can be wired for Volume Tapcoil
    Neck is tung oiled on back, SNS on board
    Body is tung and beeswax on back, 22 coats of hand rubbed lacquer on top
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  3. Prages User Error

    I like it. I'd prefer it to have 2 pickups (either a neck HB or SC) and a tone knob, but as it is, I'd still rock the shit out of it.
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  5. Aahzz Habanero Evangelist

    I'm sorry, but that's foul.
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  7. Prages User Error

    I think that's why I like it. :weebz:
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  9. Chihlidog Kick Henry Jackassowski

    Beautiful wood. Terrible body shape. Hate the trem. Love the neck.
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  11. Mark Wein :mad:

    I've just never liked alder guitars with a maple cap sonically.
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  13. Denverdave Resident Ragamuffin

    No thank you. It's just wrong on so many levels....
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  15. Help!I'maRock! Radical Sandwich Anarchist

    how could something so wrong be so right?
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  17. Eminence_Front Osiris Chickenfingers

    Prages just likes it for the Floyd.

    I think it looks like a pile of throw-up.

    I am all for quilted tops, even on an LP, it would be ok. But to have whole helluva lot of it in one place is kind of overdoing it, cha think ?
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  19. Help!I'maRock! Radical Sandwich Anarchist

    "anything worth doing is worth overdoing" - Steven Tyler
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  21. Prages User Error

    Actually, my biggest beef with it is the slanted pickup.

    Straighten up the bridge pickup, add a neck pickup and a tone control, and I'm all over it.

    Adding the neck pickup would even eliminate that big expanse of quilty stuff between the bridge pickup and the fretboard. :weebz:

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