Is Old Fret done?

Bringing your older offset back to life.
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Is Old Fret done?

Post by adamrobertt » Wed Nov 04, 2020 10:28 am

Looks like his site is totally taken down aside from a thank you message. Anyone know anything? Also, anyone know where else to get vintage accurate decals?

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Re: Is Old Fret done?

Post by daCod » Mon Nov 23, 2020 6:58 am

shoot Jason an email. i bought 2 Electric XII decals from him late september w/o issue.

fret@oldfret.com
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Re: Is Old Fret done?

Post by adamrobertt » Mon Nov 23, 2020 7:27 am

I did email him. He didn't have exactly what I needed but I picked up a late 60s decal from him anyway. He also told me he is shutting down.

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Post by daCod » Mon Nov 23, 2020 12:07 pm

adamrobertt wrote:
Mon Nov 23, 2020 7:27 am
I did email him. He didn't have exactly what I needed but I picked up a late 60s decal from him anyway. He also told me he is shutting down.
oh man. sad to hear. :(
your paranoia must be weapons-grade.
“I have terrible hearing trouble. I have unwittingly helped to invent and refine a type of music that makes its principal proponents deaf.” ~ PT

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Re: Is Old Fret done?

Post by schoolie » Mon Nov 23, 2020 12:09 pm

I guess my next build will be a Faker Phonycaster ;D

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Re: Is Old Fret done?

Post by Jaguar018 » Mon Dec 07, 2020 9:13 am

I too discovered this, which is too bad (for us) as his decals were great.

I did some eBay/Google searching and came across this store. I ordered something from them, but as I'm still waiting on the body, it hasn't all come together. Decal looks decent to my eyeballs.

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Re: Is Old Fret done?

Post by Jazzmastervsjaguar » Mon Dec 07, 2020 9:47 am

Oh bummer. I am in need of a Jag decal. Anyone else have any suggestions?

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Re: Is Old Fret done?

Post by JamesSGBrown » Mon Dec 07, 2020 3:57 pm

Jazzmastervsjaguar wrote:
Mon Dec 07, 2020 9:47 am
Oh bummer. I am in need of a Jag decal. Anyone else have any suggestions?
Crox Guitars

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Re: Is Old Fret done?

Post by øøøøøøø » Mon Dec 07, 2020 4:35 pm

that's too bad. I had to buy a decal when I had one of my guitars refinned recently, and as an experiment I bought several from various Etsy and eBay sellers plus oldfret, just to see if by chance it was all the same stuff.

It was NOT all the same stuff.

Nobody came close to oldfret

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Re: Is Old Fret done?

Post by jthomas » Mon Dec 07, 2020 4:41 pm

Somebody with some graphic design talent should approach Old Fret and ask for his proprietary stuff (i.e., designs, etc.) and essentially buy his business... if he is interested in selling. I don't have the talent.

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Re: Is Old Fret done?

Post by joeybsyc » Thu Jan 13, 2022 10:55 am

Anyone know how to get any of these decals anymore?
Check out my little collection at http://vintagefenders.weebly.com

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