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Wildwood 59 FSR. A five piece body ?

Discussion in 'Stratocaster Discussion Forum' started by bastogne, May 14, 2019.

  1. Nate D

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    I’d love to get a Wine Red 70’s Les Paul Deluxe with those cool mini humbuckers.
     
  2. Mr Dunlop

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    Nothing wrong with Norlin Lp's besides those tiny frets.

    I had a 7 piece 78 Deluxe that just looked like crap. I kicked that one to the curb pretty quick.

    A five piece 59 reissue does sound kind of strange though.
     
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    My '76 was it's routed for DiMarzios twin!
    upload_2019-5-15_8-30-45.jpeg

    This was a KILLER rock machine!
     
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  4. Nate D

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    I have small frets on my red -335 and I am finding I really like them. A lot. I had been so used to jumbo frets for so long that these feel really good. I like touching the fingerboard.

    Dude!!! That thing looks killer!!!!
     
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  5. Will Lefeurve

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    This is so, so, true.. and boy.. have the guitar makers taken advantage of the new obsessive behaviour the internet has spawned.. made big money out of it too..

    99% of the stuff talked about today is tripe.. :rolleyes:
     
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  6. Mr Dunlop

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    I know a few guys that love them but my preference is larger frets.

    My 76 had those low wide frets with almost no crown to them. Felt the fretboard on those:)
     
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  7. Nate D

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    That’s what mine had on it when I got it and it needed a refret. I put larger fretwire on it just to avoid frequent refrets.
     
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  8. kris ford

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    Yep, you can see 'em in my pic too!
     
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    I put 6105 fretwire on my 71. It'll last longer than me. LOL
     
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    That’s what I put on mine.
     
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