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Accidentally made my soulmate electric guitar

Discussion in 'DIY Strat Forum' started by montemerrick, Aug 22, 2019.

  1. Stratoholic

    Stratoholic Senior Stratmaster

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    For me it was completely different than what I was used to, and it made me think and play differently. I liked the change so much, that I abandoned my strats. They haven't been out of their cases since October 14 2014.

    Now I'm waiting for my second Jazzmaster to ship.
     
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  2. montemerrick

    montemerrick you can't stay the fool Strat-Talk Supporter

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    i'm about to sell a strat to pay for this one... oh well, can't deny true love!
     
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  3. Bowmap

    Bowmap I nose a thang or two. Gold Member

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    Hold on there Monte. Those marriages never really work out. She has all the curves and the buttons and feels great and makes sweet sounds. But when she wants you to get rid of old friends... well I am a polygamguitarist. You can love more than one.

    It did turn out beautiful.
     
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  4. fattboyzz

    fattboyzz Senior Stratmaster

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    I really digg the look of this !

    Great job !
     
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  5. jungle faced jake

    jungle faced jake Strat-Talker

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    That looks awesome!
    By the title, I almost expected birdseye maple though.
     
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    Mansonienne Mod admin Staff Member Strat-Talk Supporter

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    That's gorgeous, Monte!!
     
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  7. montemerrick

    montemerrick you can't stay the fool Strat-Talk Supporter

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    thanks! if only i had finished it sooner, you could've seen it in person...
     
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  8. montemerrick

    montemerrick you can't stay the fool Strat-Talk Supporter

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    @fezz parka - the Bad Bob plays very nice with the bridge pickup (the other settings too, but the bridge pickup becomes very useful with the BB at 1030, 11 o'clock)
     
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  9. fezz parka

    fezz parka Making a record.... Strat-Talk Supporter

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    Best pedal ever the Bad Bob. Just gives you more of what's already there.;)
     
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  10. Silvercrow

    Silvercrow Senior Stratmaster

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    WOW! LOOKS GREAT and looks like it would play great too! Are those pickups p90's? Standard for that type of guitar? I've only ever had P90s in one guitar I owned but they were friggin' awesome!

    BEST wishes with it- sounds like you're already 'bonded'!

    Brian
     
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  11. montemerrick

    montemerrick you can't stay the fool Strat-Talk Supporter

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    well here's me playing it, just winging it really, on a backing track - this is the rhythm circuit with a bit of delay.

     
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  12. The Strat Dude

    The Strat Dude Sticker bushes and Posy rules! Strat-Talk Supporter

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  13. The Strat Dude

    The Strat Dude Sticker bushes and Posy rules! Strat-Talk Supporter

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    Looks great by the way, live the pg and pickup colors with the stained body :D
     
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  14. Chont

    Chont Most Honored Senior Member

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    damn dude...

    that's one of thee nicest looking guitars I've seen.

    well done

    I din't realize you were building this... of course I don't pay as much attention as I should i suppose.

    Enjoy !!!!
     
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