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Re: Post pics of your guitar family

Posted: Sun Apr 21, 2019 4:26 pm
by panoramic
Igorilla wrote:
Thu Mar 28, 2019 6:34 am
Here is a part of my little family. My TvL Jazzmaster and sparkle green metallic Yamaha sgv300 are in our practice room.

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can i see more pics of that refin 60's lacquer jag and the gone to green IBM cij jazzer? those two are both really interesting. Rexter is like at refin guru level

Re: Post pics of your guitar family

Posted: Sun Apr 21, 2019 6:02 pm
by smjenkins
tune_link wrote:
Sun Apr 21, 2019 11:27 am
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This is my current crew.

- 2019 American Original 60’s Jazzmaster Ocean Turquoise with the bridge from an Am Pro Jazzmaster and a Mastery trem

- 2012 MIM Classic Player Jaguar Candy Apple Red

- 2003 or 2004 ? Q series CIJ Jaguar Lake Placid Blue

- 1997 CIJ Jazzmaster Sunburst with Lollar pickups

There’s a VM Jazzmaster Sonic Blue that’s a little project I’m working on but it’s in pieces at the moment. Gonna repaint it with a matching headstock and put new pickups in it at some point.
That's the sexiest bedroom photo I've seen in a while. ;)

Re: Post pics of your guitar family

Posted: Tue Apr 23, 2019 3:13 am
by Igorilla
panoramic wrote:
Sun Apr 21, 2019 4:26 pm
Igorilla wrote:
Thu Mar 28, 2019 6:34 am
Here is a part of my little family. My TvL Jazzmaster and sparkle green metallic Yamaha sgv300 are in our practice room.

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can i see more pics of that refin 60's lacquer jag and the gone to green IBM cij jazzer? those two are both really interesting. Rexter is like at refin guru level
Here are the pics:

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And here is the direct comparison to a OTM thin skin JM. The OTM on the thin skin looks flat and boring compared to Rexter's refin.

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Re: Post pics of your guitar family

Posted: Tue Apr 23, 2019 3:17 am
by Igorilla
panoramic wrote:
Sun Apr 21, 2019 4:26 pm
Igorilla wrote:
Thu Mar 28, 2019 6:34 am
Here is a part of my little family. My TvL Jazzmaster and sparkle green metallic Yamaha sgv300 are in our practice room.

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can i see more pics of that refin 60's lacquer jag and the gone to green IBM cij jazzer? those two are both really interesting. Rexter is like at refin guru level
And here is the greenish IBM Jazzmaster:

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Re: Post pics of your guitar family

Posted: Thu May 02, 2019 7:21 pm
by Mechanical Birds
That’s a refin 60s Lacquer JM? That and the jag both look really, really good.

Re: Post pics of your guitar family

Posted: Thu May 02, 2019 10:02 pm
by Igorilla
Mechanical Birds wrote:
Thu May 02, 2019 7:21 pm
That’s a refin 60s Lacquer JM? That and the jag both look really, really good.
No, that JM is a CIJ with original greenish IBM
finish.
The Jag is a 60s Lacquer that‘s been refinished
by Rexter.

Re: Post pics of your guitar family

Posted: Fri May 03, 2019 12:46 am
by Mechanical Birds
Yeah either way they’re awesome but that JM being Japanese is awesome because obviously there can’t be a bunch of them out there. Really into them both

Re: Post pics of your guitar family

Posted: Fri May 03, 2019 6:02 am
by panoramic
those are both lovely, congrats

Re: Post pics of your guitar family

Posted: Fri May 10, 2019 6:44 pm
by andy
Here’s my small family. It consists of a highly modified Silvertone, a homemade B-Bender, and a 69 Thinline RI with a Burns pickup in the neck. I’m still looking to get three matching knobs for the Silvertone :fp:
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Re: Post pics of your guitar family

Posted: Fri May 10, 2019 7:07 pm
by marqueemoon
andy wrote:
Fri May 10, 2019 6:44 pm
Here’s my small family. It consists of a highly modified Silvertone, a homemade B-Bender, and a 69 Thinline RI with a Burns pickup in the neck.
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I was JUST thinking about a Burns pickup in the neck position in a Tele. Is it awesome?

Great family.

Re: Post pics of your guitar family

Posted: Fri May 10, 2019 7:28 pm
by andy
marqueemoon wrote:
Fri May 10, 2019 7:07 pm

I was JUST thinking about a Burns pickup in the neck position in a Tele. Is it awesome?

Great family.
Thanks! The burns pickup is awesome. It’s a fairly balanced sound with a slight dip in the mids. It’s loud compared to the neck pickup in the Bender. The bridge pickup is from a 62 AVRI Custom Telecaster. The middle position is so nice!!

Re: Post pics of your guitar family

Posted: Sat May 25, 2019 7:54 pm
by JMFan
Is a Mosrite considered an offset guitar???
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Re: Post pics of your guitar family

Posted: Sat May 25, 2019 9:06 pm
by MT
Lovely Morsite. How do you get one with the tiny neck. Some days I really like mine, other days it’s just too small.

Re: Post pics of your guitar family

Posted: Sun May 26, 2019 2:31 pm
by JMFan
MT wrote:
Sat May 25, 2019 9:06 pm
Lovely Morsite. How do you get one with the tiny neck. Some days I really like mine, other days it’s just too small.
Thanks. I'm okay with the neck. It's a circa 2005 Fillmore Japan. I have a circa 1969 Firstman Avenger Mosrite. I think the Fillmore is more of a faithful reproduction than the Firstman is. The Firstman's neck is wider and thicker. I have no trouble whatsoever changing chords easily on that or even playing single notes. The Fillmore neck is not as friendly but I am not sure how close or different to original vintage Mosrites they are because I have only tried two vintage Mark 1 models before. Once 20 years ago and once 1 year ago. Even though 20 years is a long time, when I tried a vintage Mark 1 last year it reminded me immediately of the one I tried 20 years ago. I am not sure though if the Fillmore neck is exactly like the vintage models I tried or not as I didn't have this then to A/B them. It definitely is narrow though and thin but not sure if it's exactly like the vintage Mark 1s I tried. I also have a 1966 Mark V in red, and that one is truly hard to play, so compared to that one, this Fillmore is easy. I think it's just a matter of getting used to the Fillmore. All the getting used to with the Mark V isn't helping much, just a little bit.

Re: Post pics of your guitar family

Posted: Sun May 26, 2019 5:54 pm
by JMFan
Here is my Mosrite Avenger by Firstman. It's from about 1969. Not as accurate as my Fillmore Mosrite but it's a good one too.

The neck is so much easier to run around with my fingers though but I love both guitars.

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