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  1. unionjack515

    unionjack515 Senior Stratmaster

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    What does “relic-ready” mean? Sorry, unfamiliar.
     
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  2. Thrup'ny Bit

    Thrup'ny Bit Grand Master Curmudgeon Strat-Talk Supporter

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    It means it will wear off if you even look at it funny....
     
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  3. Kester

    Kester Strat-O-Master

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    It basically means the lacquer is very thinly applied. You can see it's already sinking into the grain of the ash and the fingerboard is starting to wear through a little. I've had the guitar 2 years. DSC02936.JPG
     
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  4. Kester

    Kester Strat-O-Master

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    That's the extent of it :)
     
  5. Thrup'ny Bit

    Thrup'ny Bit Grand Master Curmudgeon Strat-Talk Supporter

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    I was trying to be polite about it. :p
     
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  6. felis

    felis Senior Stratmaster

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    :cool: to finally see those. :thumb:
     
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  7. Guitarmageddon

    Guitarmageddon Squier Freak Strat-Talk Supporter

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    Updated family photo....

    DSC07196.JPG
     
  8. unionjack515

    unionjack515 Senior Stratmaster

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    Is that the “flash coat lacquer” option that CS offers then?
     
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  9. lukido86

    lukido86 Strat-Talker

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    93 Fender strat plus
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    DIY Build from scratch finished yesterday
    2005 bullet strat

    IMG_20190824_134610731.jpg
     
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  11. Nate D

    Nate D Most Honored Senior Member

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    Zaph Strat-Talk Member

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    @Rogier P
    what's the mint green sunburst one? :eek::eek:
    looks amazing!
     
  13. coltpeacemaker

    coltpeacemaker Strat-Talk Member

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    Which ones you?:D
     
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    coltpeacemaker Strat-Talk Member

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  15. Nate D

    Nate D Most Honored Senior Member

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    The water heater is in there- I think I'm safe :)
     
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  16. Rogier P

    Rogier P Strat-Talk Member

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    It’s a 1963 strat.


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  17. mapleglo

    mapleglo Strat-O-Master

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    strat family.jpg

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    One of these days, I'll have to bring all my guitars together for one huge pic.
     
  18. Zaph

    Zaph Strat-Talk Member

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    thanks for answering!
    seems everytime I drool over a Strat somewhere it ends up being a 60s one...some day I'll get one :D
     
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    Antstrat Senior Stratmaster

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    I'm holding the baby, his name is Bassman.
     
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