Re: Firemist gold refin coming up!

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Re: Firemist gold refin coming up!

Post by FireAarro » Sun Mar 18, 2007 2:55 am

oh my gawd

that's positively gorgeous

the tort looks great

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Re: Firemist gold refin coming up!

Post by Jazzprod » Sun Mar 18, 2007 3:27 am

:)
Yes, you can spot a tuna can in the upper left corner of the picture. I was out of options and tired.... :P
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Re: Firemist gold refin coming up!

Post by daydreamdelay » Sun Mar 18, 2007 4:48 am

wow that looks great! nice job  8)

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Re: Firemist gold refin coming up!

Post by Jazzprod » Thu Mar 22, 2007 7:45 am

To wrap this thread up: here is the result!
And it plays like a dream too  :D

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BUT, to create a page-turner to a coming thread: BLACKIE = Black reliced body/goldguard/black knobs/black PU-covers/Maple neck !
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I had to take a pic of the LPB checkings  :?
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Thanks for all the kind words along this project, it really kept me going!  :-*
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Re: Firemist gold refin coming up!

Post by zhivago » Thu Mar 22, 2007 7:48 am

fantastic result!!

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Re: Firemist gold refin coming up!

Post by luau » Thu Mar 22, 2007 7:51 am

Wow that's gorgeous. Awesome work!!
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Re: Firemist gold refin coming up!

Post by mynameisjonas » Thu Mar 22, 2007 8:01 am

GAH!! :? :? :? :?

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Re: Firemist gold refin coming up!

Post by fullerplast » Thu Mar 22, 2007 8:09 am

Incredible! Very very beautiful....

that's a real pro-quality job for sure!

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Re: Firemist gold refin coming up!

Post by fuzzking » Thu Mar 22, 2007 8:14 am

Those are INDEED great looking.
I like the maple neck.

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Re: Firemist gold refin coming up!

Post by John Taverna » Thu Mar 22, 2007 10:33 am

:o
great job!!!

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Re: Firemist gold refin coming up!

Post by mezcalhead » Thu Mar 22, 2007 10:47 am

Excellent work on the refin.

I love dots and binding too! .. and what is the maple neck ..  a 70s strat neck?
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Re: Firemist gold refin coming up!

Post by Jazzprod » Thu Mar 22, 2007 11:12 am

Yes, it's a 1973 Strat neck I think. The neck stamp is not entirely there. The last numbers are 03 31 witch sets the date anyway.
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A very bad picture but you hardly see it in person either.
The guy I bought it from said it ame from a early '70s strat.
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Re: Firemist gold refin coming up!

Post by dinosaur » Thu Mar 22, 2007 4:30 pm

What a trio!  Nice job!

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Re: Firemist gold refin coming up!

Post by pullover » Thu Mar 22, 2007 6:42 pm

Looks awesome, you did a great job!
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