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  1. soulman969 replied to the thread help! Is this ST-62 Alder or Basswood?.

    Alder and Basswood are both considered very good tonewoods with the major difference being Basswood being the softer of the two. I...

    May 13, 2021 at 10:50 AM
  2. soulman969 replied to the thread What is a used MIM tele going for?.

    The year and the specific model will have a lot to do with it's FMV but I'm sure that's been said. $450-$750 seems to be the range....

    May 13, 2021 at 10:44 AM
  3. soulman969 replied to the thread Burned tele. Yay or nay?.

    I don't like it but then it's not my money being spent on it.

    May 13, 2021 at 10:38 AM
  4. soulman969 liked smithstrato's post in the thread Burned tele. Yay or nay?.

    I tried that last week...:([ATTACH] Just started Reverb store @ Scottieblues guitars for relief.

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  5. soulman969 replied to the thread What is it about some people....

    No matter what you do or how hard you try there are still gonna be people who will ignore the "Out Of Order" sign and fall down an empty...

    May 13, 2021 at 8:11 AM
  6. soulman969 attached a file to the thread Love my telecaster....

    Nothin' better than a man's love for his dog, his car, and his guitar. :D I have a bunch of the latter including 4 Teles. Here's two....

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  7. soulman969 replied to the thread I don't like my Tele.

    I understand. But when it comes to pickups as long as any guitar I've ever had was or is a great player swapping pickups to get the...

    May 12, 2021 at 2:33 PM
  8. soulman969 liked s5tuart's post in the thread I don't like my Tele.

    I certainly agree with the sentiment but at my level I need somewhere to hide! :rolleyes: It's not really that so much it's just not...

    May 12, 2021 at 2:29 PM
  9. soulman969 replied to the thread I don't like my Tele.

    It'll make you a better player if only because there's nowhere to hide. Use it as a way to improve your playing. Be a shame to let a...

    May 12, 2021 at 8:09 AM
  10. soulman969 replied to the thread Chimey strings..

    Hmmm.....new strings sound like new strings. Brighter, crisper, a little "zingy". They're fresh. They've never been exposed to oily...

    May 11, 2021 at 4:52 AM
  11. soulman969 liked Scott Baxendale's post in the thread Does changing a pick guard have an effect on value?.

    It can affect collector value. On a 59 Sunburst it could change the value by over $1000 but on a recent common model perhaps $50 at...

    May 11, 2021 at 4:45 AM
  12. soulman969 replied to the thread Does changing a pick guard have an effect on value?.

    Assuming all you're replacing is the pickguard since a replacement pickguard could be just as easily replaced with it's original...

    May 10, 2021 at 8:40 AM
  13. soulman969 liked Ronkirn's post in the thread Does changing a pick guard have an effect on value?.

    it would depend on what the new one looks like... some guys gave zero sense of the aesthetic... the one you have looks fine... But...

    May 10, 2021 at 8:36 AM
  14. soulman969 liked Blackmore Fan's post in the thread $45K for SRV "Tribute Series" #1.

    I can loan you the 78 cents if you're still interested,

    May 10, 2021 at 8:31 AM
  15. soulman969 liked CigBurn's post in the thread $45K for SRV "Tribute Series" #1.

    Tempting but.. [ATTACH]

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