Fender Alternate Reality Electric XII 12-String

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Re: Fender Alternate Reality Electric XII 12-String

Post by s_mcsleazy » Sat Feb 01, 2020 5:50 am

so are fender going to be making another batch or is this what we got?
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Re: Fender Alternate Reality Electric XII 12-String

Post by Kingsley » Mon Feb 03, 2020 2:32 pm

According to Guitar Guitar another batch is due end of February beginning of March!

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Re: Fender Alternate Reality Electric XII 12-String

Post by SignoftheDragon » Tue Feb 04, 2020 12:34 pm

soooo.... December.

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Re: Fender Alternate Reality Electric XII 12-String

Post by burpgun » Tue Feb 04, 2020 1:59 pm

Are they really that hard to find? I just looked on Reverb and there are a bunch of new ones for sale. Hell, I may even put my barely used one on the block soon. It's a totally cool guitar and my first XII of any kind, and right now I'm wondering how I'm going to fit it into the stuff I'm working on. This guitar cost a little too much to just sit around most of the time, if that makes sense.

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Re: Fender Alternate Reality Electric XII 12-String

Post by natthu » Tue Feb 04, 2020 3:56 pm

burpgun wrote:
Tue Feb 04, 2020 1:59 pm
Are they really that hard to find?....
Here... Yes. You might find a 3TS in stock in a shop, but neither of the other colours.

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Re: Fender Alternate Reality Electric XII 12-String

Post by burpgun » Wed Feb 05, 2020 10:20 am

natthu wrote:
Tue Feb 04, 2020 3:56 pm
burpgun wrote:
Tue Feb 04, 2020 1:59 pm
Are they really that hard to find?....
Here... Yes. You might find a 3TS in stock in a shop, but neither of the other colours.
Fair enough, I should have noted U.S availability.

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Re: Fender Alternate Reality Electric XII 12-String

Post by Futuron » Wed Feb 05, 2020 4:57 pm

There's a white one in Canberra, if you're ever there or want to try online (DW Music). I haven't been looking for one myself to know who else does, I just remembered seeing it when searching sites for other stuff

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Re: Fender Alternate Reality Electric XII 12-String

Post by natthu » Wed Feb 05, 2020 10:06 pm

Futuron wrote:
Wed Feb 05, 2020 4:57 pm
There's a white one in Canberra, if you're ever there....
I'm unfortunately a bit far away to pop in and try it.... ;)
I am still waiting for the one I ordered at my local Guitar shop :(

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Re: Fender Alternate Reality Electric XII 12-String

Post by natthu » Fri Feb 14, 2020 10:18 pm

My XII *finally* arrived. Neck feels nice, pickups sound better than I was expecting. Overall I'm pretty happy.

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