Re: Post pics of your guitar family

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Re: Post pics of your guitar family

Post by Zork » Sat Aug 25, 2018 2:33 am

Pics or didn't happen.

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Re: Post pics of your guitar family

Post by rank » Sun Aug 26, 2018 11:01 am

I've never done one of these & there is probably an easier way to do it but here goes.
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My number one: AVRI Jazzmaster
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My custom built Rankmaster
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My Japanese Jaguar
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Late 60's SG Bass with a Badass bridge & PBass pickup added (not by me)
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XIIish build
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My 2005ish Tele Deluxe
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Gibson L6S tuned to C
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Ovation Magnum Bass

I've got a few more but they're down at the studio. I will update with pics soon.
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Re: Post pics of your guitar family

Post by marqueemoon » Sun Aug 26, 2018 1:46 pm

Lovely fam. Dig that Ovation bass.

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Re: Post pics of your guitar family

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Re: Post pics of your guitar family

Post by rank » Mon Aug 27, 2018 9:37 am

marqueemoon wrote:
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Lovely fam. Dig that Ovation bass.
I love that bass. It really FEELS like a bass if that makes sense.
We are merely moving shadows-PS. 39:4-7

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Re: Post pics of your guitar family

Post by nanamour » Mon Aug 27, 2018 5:17 pm

Singlebladepickup wrote:
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Man, you and I are tuned to very similar wavelengths when it comes to color asthetics. I see your Sage Green bass and Iris Mist offset and raise you a Lake Placid tele:

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Re: Post pics of your guitar family

Post by Singlebladepickup » Mon Aug 27, 2018 7:40 pm

Hot damn! Yea I didn’t know I needed iris mist until I saw your jag. That VI is killer! I’ve gotta get something blue to try to keep up. Beautiful family

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Re: Post pics of your guitar family

Post by helvetg » Wed Aug 29, 2018 12:57 pm

nanamour wrote:
Mon Aug 27, 2018 5:17 pm
Singlebladepickup wrote:
Fri Aug 24, 2018 8:01 am
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Man, you and I are tuned to very similar wavelengths when it comes to color asthetics. I see your Sage Green bass and Iris Mist offset and raise you a Lake Placid tele:

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What is this Iris Mist and where can I buy in bulk? That is such a sweet colour, are those custom paint jobs?
I'd love to have an Iris Mist to go with my Burgundy Mist. The word Mist is such a perfect adjective when it comes to colours like those.

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Re: Post pics of your guitar family

Post by Singlebladepickup » Wed Aug 29, 2018 1:09 pm

Mine was nitro from Guitar Mill, nanamour's was diy lacquer iirc. It's an old color used on Chevy Impalas and such. Mine turned out a little more silver than lilac or iris or whatever, I still envy nanamour's jag.

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Re: Post pics of your guitar family

Post by nanamour » Wed Aug 29, 2018 6:13 pm

helvetg wrote:
Wed Aug 29, 2018 12:57 pm
What is this Iris Mist and where can I buy in bulk? That is such a sweet colour, are those custom paint jobs?
I'd love to have an Iris Mist to go with my Burgundy Mist. The word Mist is such a perfect adjective when it comes to colours like those.
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Mine was nitro from Guitar Mill, nanamour's was diy lacquer iirc. It's an old color used on Chevy Impalas and such.
Yep, it's a mid-60s Dupont GM colour, so kind of a potential Fender custom colour that never was.

I finished my Jaguar with acrylic lacquer spray cans from automotivetouchup.com, followed by Reranch nitro clear. The automotivetouchup paint cans are perhaps a hair overpriced for what they are but in my experience it's a quality product and they have a selection of colours from nearly any make, model, and year of car imaginable.

IIRC they do sell in bulk if that's yer joint.
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Mine turned out a little more silver than lilac or iris or whatever, I still envy nanamour's jag.
The Jag looks pretty silver too under less saturated lighting. Your JM looks fantastic btw; normally not a tort guy at all, especially on metallics, but great call on the burgundy(?) Spitfire!

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Re: Post pics of your guitar family

Post by Singlebladepickup » Wed Aug 29, 2018 6:23 pm

nanamour wrote:
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Your JM looks fantastic btw; normally not a tort guy at all, especially on metallics, but great call on the burgundy(?) Spitfire!
Thanks, dude! I'm an OSG cliche for being tort-obsessed. It's a burgundy subtle/speckled 60's Spitfire, and my crappy iphone picture really does not do it justice - the guy does spectacular work.

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Re: Post pics of your guitar family

Post by s_mcsleazy » Thu Aug 30, 2018 10:57 pm

not the full family but my 3 mains.
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Re: Post pics of your guitar family

Post by 86runner » Tue Sep 04, 2018 9:18 am

nanamour wrote:
Mon Aug 27, 2018 5:17 pm
Singlebladepickup wrote:
Fri Aug 24, 2018 8:01 am
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Man, you and I are tuned to very similar wavelengths when it comes to color asthetics. I see your Sage Green bass and Iris Mist offset and raise you a Lake Placid tele:

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Iris Mist is one of my favorite colors too! I had Doug build me this Banshee using Iris Mist a couple of years ago. Love how it changes from purple'ish to grey. Excellent color. Looks great on a Jazzmaster!

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Re: Post pics of your guitar family

Post by jakeisjake » Tue Sep 04, 2018 11:04 am

so...what do you guys do with all of your cases?
I'm sitting by the Arthur Kill...

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Re: Post pics of your guitar family

Post by Singlebladepickup » Tue Sep 04, 2018 11:25 am

jakeisjake wrote:
Tue Sep 04, 2018 11:04 am
so...what do you guys do with all of your cases?
I actually have no cases right now, which is a damn shame. I don't play out, though, so they're all resting in places within my bedroom where they can't become damaged.

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