Hot or Not - Briggs Apollo Special

Discussion in 'Guitars, Guitars Guitars!' started by Mark Wein, Apr 2, 2012.

    Apr 2, 2012
  1. Mark Wein :mad:

    Jack has created a masterpiece super lightweight guitar that puts forth massive full-bodied tone…..and they said it couldn’t be done. He is definitely on a creative roll the likes of which is seldom seen in any of the arts related crafts, having just delivered this exquisite Apollo Special with a stunning amboyna burl top sitting on a one piece throne made of red alder. Wow!SPECS:
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    [TD="class: specsCol1"]- Body: 1 Piece Red Alder (Semi-Hollow)
    - Top: Bookmatched Amboyna Burl
    - Neck: 1 Piece Spalted Flamed Big Leaf Maple
    - Fretboard: African Blackwood from 1960
    - Frets: Jescar 47104S Medium Jumbo Stainless
    - Inlays: MOP Microdots
    - Side Inlays: Black dots
    - Binding: Multi Ivoroid / Black Celluloid
    - Nut: Unbleached “Vintage” Bone
    - Tuners: Tone Pros KLuson
    - Headstock: Amboyna Burl
    - Neck Pickup: Lollar Low Wind Imperial
    [TD="class: specsCol2, width: 45%"]- Bridge Pickup: Lollar Low QWind Imperial
    - Controls: V/V/T/T
    - Switching: 3 Way Toggle
    - Nut Width: 1 – 11/16”
    - Scale Length: 24.626”
    - Neck Profile: Artist (.910/.980 soft-v )
    - Hardware: Gold
    - Bridge: Pigtail Aluminium
    - Custom ivoroid celluloid pickup rings & control knobs
    - Amboyna Burl cover plates, headplates, heelplate and truss rod cover
    - Finish: Natural Top / Coffee Back (nitrocellulose lacquer)
    - $6350.00

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  2. Apr 2, 2012
  3. Peeker jerkass

    I'd play it, but no friggin' way I'd pay $6K+

    for that, it better have a glory hole on the backside
  4. Apr 2, 2012
  5. Elias Graves Staccato signals of constant information

    That's sweet! Would.

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  7. Kerouac weird musical dildo

    I like it a lot, but that's pretty pricey! :eek:
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  9. BB123 n00b

    Dat top :love:

    But not for that much :p
  10. Apr 2, 2012
  11. Elias Graves Staccato signals of constant information

    It costs nothing to look.

  12. Apr 2, 2012
  13. Peeker jerkass

    that's NOT what she said :weebz:
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  15. Denverdave Resident Ragamuffin


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  17. Help!I'maRock! Chud Staff

    brown and gold. no thanks.
  18. Apr 2, 2012
  19. Peeker jerkass

    you rang?

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