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Why waste 3-4K on a complete instrument...

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Blackbird, Apr 6, 2006.

  1. Blackbird

    Blackbird Moderator Supporting Member

    Mar 18, 2000
  2. canopener


    Sep 15, 2003
    Isle of Lucy
    Those are great deals...
  3. wow...that is cheap for a single pickup ring...

  4. Brad Maestas

    Brad Maestas Sono est omnia Gold Supporting Member

    Nov 26, 2003
    Petaluma, CA, USA
    Oh man, that pickup ring MUST have some great tone! I mean, it was from a '59 Les Paul, after all! Only 23 hours left! Must buy....
  5. Between the grammar, spelling, and capslock of his description, that was kind of painful to read. If you are dealing with that much money wouldn't you want to come off as professional? Maybe it's a Nigerian scam...
  6. Blackbird

    Blackbird Moderator Supporting Member

    Mar 18, 2000
    You actually read the thing?

    You're a better man than me. I couldn't get past the price.:rolleyes:
  7. MichaelScott


    Jul 27, 2004
    Moorpark CA

    Hummm I noticed no one has bid.
  8. ras1983


    Dec 28, 2004
    Sydney, Australia
  9. Munjibunga

    Munjibunga Retired Member

    May 6, 2000
    San Diego (when not at Groom Lake)
    Independent Contractor to Bass San Diego
    Hmmmm ... wonder how that body made its way to Viet Nam.
  10. ahaTFJ

    ahaTFJ Guest

    Apr 2, 2006

    Item location: Guitar'ville, United States

    Scam for sure. Total bull.
  11. anonymous278347457

    anonymous278347457 Guest

    Feb 12, 2005
    I mean it will sound FAR better than about 3 modern gibsons put together !!

    hmm..I wonder how much those 4 offers for the strat were...
  12. Akami

    Akami Four on the floor Supporting Member

    Mar 6, 2005
    That's 'cause I'm waiting until the last second to pounce on this one! I know I've got it and it's gonna sound great having that pickup ring on that body!!! :hyper:

    Does anyone think I should get a neck to go with it? I'm a little worried I might not have enough money left over for it, but if you think I can do without then that'll be great!!

  13. jeff_bass28

    jeff_bass28 Guest

    Mar 21, 2006
  14. ddnidd1

    ddnidd1 Supporting Member

    I'm not saying its a blatant, very poorly done fake but the control cavity and neck pocket have as much wear and chipped paint as does the exposed body.
  15. BassyBill

    BassyBill The smooth moderator... Gold Supporting Member

    Mar 12, 2005
    West Midlands UK
    Just when you think the world can't possibly get any madder, it does. :D
  16. Eddie95Z28

    Eddie95Z28 I play bass Supporting Member

    Apr 26, 2003
    Detroit Area, Michigan
    I know how much one of the offers were. It was from my buddy and it was only $100. The same guy sold a set of vintage fender pickgaurd screws for $75. I couldn't believe my eyes.
  17. Brad Maestas

    Brad Maestas Sono est omnia Gold Supporting Member

    Nov 26, 2003
    Petaluma, CA, USA
    WHAT!! Someone actually bought them?! :confused:

    [ren hoek] You eeediot!! [/ren hoek]

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