Anyone in need of a laugh?

Discussion in 'Sidewinders Bar & Grille' started by Polarbear, Apr 19, 2021.

  1. Polarbear

    Polarbear Don Poleone

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    Saw this on Facebook marketplace today. I don’t understand.
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    Mansonienne Mod admin Staff Member Silver Member

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  3. dante1963

    dante1963 Senior Stratmaster Silver Member

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    Would that be "weight relieved?"

    *shudder*
     
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    T Bone Slort "Was you ever bit by a dead bee?" Silver Member

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    "Holy Joe" signature strat
     
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    circles Resident Pinball Enthusiast

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    Drugs are bad, m'kay??
     
  7. Seamus OReally

    Seamus OReally Mr. Serious Gold Supporting Member

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    He's been watching old Argent videos... Russ Ballard did that to his Strat.
     
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    Baelzebub Dr. Stratster

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    to hold your beer?
     
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    w teeth Strat-Talk Member

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    I shouldn't like that as much as I do. One of those awful-things-you-can't-stop-looking-at for me.
     
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  10. Triple Jim

    Triple Jim Guy Who Likes to Play Guitar Silver Member

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    For me it's no worse than some of John Mayall's guitars.
     
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  11. simoncroft

    simoncroft Still playing. Still learning! Silver Member

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    You beat me to it!

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  12. CigBurn

    CigBurn Total Hack

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    Man, I had a number of shirts similar that back in the day. I'm here to tell you the only way to get stage sweat smell out of that old polyester was to light it on fire. Looked cool though.
     
  13. guitarchaeologist

    guitarchaeologist El Salado Guitartist Silver Member

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    Faux Gem? :D:D:D:D
     
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    33db Senior Stratmaster

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    Someone that wanted a Parker Fly but couldn't afford it.
     
  15. thomquietwolf

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    If you think that be phunney..
    Ya auto hear me play...
     
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    Wow that is something else. Why?
     
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  17. simoncroft

    simoncroft Still playing. Still learning! Silver Member

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    I want to compliment whoever did it on the quality of design and execution. While I know it's not to everyone's taste, they've clearly put a lot of time and thought into this. Had they just made some random holes in a Strat body, I'd probably be pretty dismissive, but the way they've chosen the diameter and location of each hole – as well as the clean lines they've achieved – tells me this wasn't just a bored whim. It's going to be a bit of a swine to spray and rub down, but I'm sure they already know that. :D

    C'mon people! It's not as if the man has loaded a 1962 Strat with two Dimarzio Super Distortions and a Kahler... and I saw enough of that kind of whizz back in the day.
     
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  18. Dreamdancer

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    If this gets a uniform finish it would actually look very good.
     
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    Tone holes.
     
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    This is why the package insert says, "do not operate power tools while taking this medication".