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Where can I find a 62 RI P parchment guard??

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by denton57, Apr 11, 2014.


  1. denton57

    denton57 Supporting Member

    Nov 1, 2005
    I have bought one before, then sold it with a bunch of other pickguards about a year ago. It was a 62 RI guard with the thumbrest holes, etc. Now I need one, and can't find one! Anyone know where to get one? Mint are easy to find.. I need parchment.

    Help!
     
  2. thebrian

    thebrian boom boom boom boom bang bang bang bang Gold Supporting Member

    Nov 17, 2010
    Socal
    I know Fender made them because I've had one - 3ply with the proper vintage truss rod notch and holes for the cover and tugbar. Basspartsresource.com has white and mint '62s, but no parchment (only for the standard which has the huge truss rod cut-out.. http://www.guitarpartsresource.com/bpickguard_pregenuine.htm
    Discontinued maybe?
     
  3. GM60466

    GM60466

    May 20, 2006
    Land of Lakland
    Pickguard Heaven.com
     
  4. denton57

    denton57 Supporting Member

    Nov 1, 2005
    I owned one as well, and sold it with a couple other 62RI guards on here as a package deal. I need to find out who it was and track them down because it appears it is a discontinued item.
     
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  6. landau roof

    landau roof Reupholstered User

    Jul 29, 2010
    Downstate CA
    If you can't find one, a Standard guard will fit perfectly and you can use a '62 RI guard as a drill template for the tugbar and PU cover holes.
     
  7. denton57

    denton57 Supporting Member

    Nov 1, 2005
    The ones I've seen have the truss rod cut out, which I can't stand
     
  8. denton57

    denton57 Supporting Member

    Nov 1, 2005
    Tracked down who I sold mine to.. It was you, Brian!
     
  9. thebrian

    thebrian boom boom boom boom bang bang bang bang Gold Supporting Member

    Nov 17, 2010
    Socal
    Lol! I just realized that too!! And I sold it a few months ago. I'll see if I can't track down who..