before and after: wood to guitar

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  1. MA Pete

    MA Pete SC 594 Addict

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    Still my favorite!!
     
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    MA Pete SC 594 Addict

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    My second favorite!
     
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  3. ]-[@n$0Ma☩!©

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    Mercy.

     
  4. MA Pete

    MA Pete SC 594 Addict

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    Thanks for the complement!

    Really came out great, exceeded expectations. Vintagey top, lots of cross grain and flecks, two distinct shades of green with bits of natural wood tones peeking through.

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    With the Amber knobs to also pull out the browns, and the "Glow" finish sanded to a lighter set of tones in the middle, makes for a very classy vintage looking guitar despite the more modern color.

    My masterpiece!! ;)
     
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  5. Bill SAS 513

    Bill SAS 513 Just another old guy in a T-shirt

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    OK...no doubt... the quilted cavity covers are the most beautiful thing I've ever seen. They pop against the less exciting back ...DAMN!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
  6. MA Pete

    MA Pete SC 594 Addict

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    Even better when the whole darn back is Quilted Maple, with continuity of the backplate with he quilt pattern!! ;D

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  7. PRSHB2

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    Another incredible thread!!!!

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    ......... :adore:

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  9. veinbuster

    veinbuster Zombie Three, DFZ

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    Beautiful!! Love the top, the color (Faded Aquamarine?), and the inlays.

    Do you have another pic showing the whole neck, of the inlays?
     
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    markie Zombie 27 - DFZ

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    markie Zombie 27 - DFZ

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    markie Zombie 27 - DFZ

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    LSchefman Hears Tones

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    Those are some wonderfully sick guitars, guys.
     
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    KILLER!!! When I first aw this guitar it took me a few minutes to realize it wasn't a Paul's 28 (pickups aside, of course). :)
     
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    Sweet Mother of Dawkins! :eek:
     
  17. veinbuster

    veinbuster Zombie Three, DFZ

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    The colour is Bahamian Blue - it preceded the set of 5 that included 3683 up above.
    I do have a picture of the whole neck, but not a before - please don't tell anyone I broke the thread guideline.
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  18. MA Pete

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    Killer!!!
     
  19. veinbuster

    veinbuster Zombie Three, DFZ

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    Bill's burl redwood was so awesome, I think we need more burl.
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  20. jfb

    jfb Plank Owner

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    Pretty indeed. One day I will score a burl top!
     

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