Early B-day present

Discussion in 'Electric Instruments' started by Grimr, Sep 9, 2017.

  1. Tucson Thump

    Tucson Thump New Member

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    The darker top with the lighter rim looks so classy. Interested in your comparison of this and the stripped 58.
     
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  2. watelessness

    watelessness New Member

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    You have come to the right place with your problem! Nice score!
     
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  3. Grimr

    Grimr New Member

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    The stripped 58 is a favorite of mine and gets a lot of play. I will definitely post what I think between the two.
     
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  4. Jazzedout

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    Excellent choice!!!
     
  5. The Robot Cow

    The Robot Cow New Member

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    Couldn't think of a better way to celebrate the big 5-0 with a beautiful Prs!
    As far as you having a problem? I highly doubt it :)
     
  6. Grimr

    Grimr New Member

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    Safely arrived. :) Please forgive the pic quality. Poor lighting and since I'm fighting a tooth ache just really not into trying to fix it.:( It is really a bit darker than the pic is showing. Cheers guys!

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  7. The Robot Cow

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    Looks killer!
     
  8. DreamTheaterRules

    DreamTheaterRules Archon owning member

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    I guess this is the one thing about getting old that doesn't suck. The 25th Ann. Custom 22 Semi Hollow LTD in the (terrible!) picture in my avatar, was my 50th Birthday present. That guitar is hard to photo well because it's a darker blue, but it has a beautiful 10 top.

    Yours is AWESOME! Congrats!!!
     
  9. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc Rah rah ah ah ah!

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  10. CVS

    CVS Not so new member

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    Happy B day & congrats - You scored big time and one can never have enough guitars
     
  11. shinksma

    shinksma What? I get a title?

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    Nice!

    My 50th is coming up shortly (ugh, far too shortly!), but I have no special guitar purchases in mind - I'm saving up for Experience 2018, but also dealing with a raft of house repairs/upgrades, which thankfully were not erased or added to as a result of Irma (minor lanai screen frame repair needed, but I can do that myself - already did most of it, actually).

    Whether my wife has anything in mind, I have no idea, but I think she knows that buying a guitar for me is difficult without my input...
     
  12. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc Rah rah ah ah ah!

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    You should send me her number so I can text her links to guitars for sale in the middle of the night. It's a little invasive but, I've got an almost 85% success rating.
     
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  13. shinksma

    shinksma What? I get a title?

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    heh, she'd probably not mind, especially since I told her the tale of the White Westie.
     
  14. Grimr

    Grimr New Member

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    Got to spend some time playing it yesterday. Compared to the stripped 58 it is definitely heavier in weight. Sound wise I would say it has more clarity. But the stripped 58 seems to have more mids. I like em both. They each kinda do their own thing. The 594 seems to respond more to the dynamics of my picking than the 58 but I ain't going to kick the 58 out of bed. ;)
     
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  15. ScottR

    ScottR If nobody saw it, it didn't happen.

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  16. ScottR

    ScottR If nobody saw it, it didn't happen.

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    Stunning! Congratulations and Happy Birthday!
     
  17. alantig

    alantig Santana-free since '63!

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    My wife has flat out said she won't try to surprise me with a guitar.
     
  18. ScottR

    ScottR If nobody saw it, it didn't happen.

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    Consider yourself lucky...my wife flat out said she would kill me with my guitar if I buy another one...I believe her.
     
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  19. AP515

    AP515 Mostly Normal

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    My wife asks me as a special day is coming up if I have found one I want so she can buy it for me. When I tell her I haven't, she tells me to get a move on...o_O
     
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  20. alantig

    alantig Santana-free since '63!

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    Here you go!

     

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