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Fixer-upper Guitar, Worth It?

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Definitely, Jul 25, 2012.


  1. Definitely

    Definitely Banned

    I play very little guitar, only solos and noodling every once in a while really. I have one guitar right now and plan on only keeping one guitar, but for what I do I reeeeeeally want a semi-hollow. I play basically only Rush and not seriously so I'm looking at getting an Epi Dot and sticking on a Bigsby tailpiece. I haven't found many around that I can afford right now but on MF I found this one used in "Condition 4" for only $125. It says needs repair and I'd love it as a repair project but what does condition 4 mean? What kind of things can I expect to have to do from this title? I haven't found any description as to what's wrong with it, but if it's not anything that will cost too much I may have to go for it. Is this worth it? Thanks all and I wasn't sure whether I should put this here or in LC because they would know what I'm looking at...if anyone thinks it's wrong please move it. Thank you.

    EDIT: Forgot the link, here
    http://www.musiciansfriend.com/guit...io-semi-hollow-electric-guitar?condition=used
     
  2. Davidmh

    Davidmh

    Jul 12, 2012
    Wales, UK
    Hi,

    Depends on what repair is needed.
    This is a fixed neck, which means you can't just unbolt the neck and replace it if it is junk.

    Ask over on LC - they seem a friendly bunch of guys.
     

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