The Pale Lady & The Swamp Thing

Discussion in 'Electric Instruments' started by Tonart, May 4, 2019.

  1. LSchefman

    LSchefman Hears Tones

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    Breathtaking top and a great stain!

    Just so nice.
     
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  2. vchizzle

    vchizzle Birdman.

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    Not talking about any fading, that doesn't bother me. Although, mine is always in the case too so it's ready to grab to head to band rehearsal. Mine has yellowish tint that bugs me. Oh well, I guess it has a more vintage vibe.
     
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  3. Tonart

    Tonart Tone of the Art......or is that backwards?

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    I’ve a Santana that has a slight yellowish tint too - seems to be in the clear coat and not the wood. It happens. And yes I also feel it adds a vintage vibe. :D
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  4. vchizzle

    vchizzle Birdman.

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    Santana stoptail?!?
    Did I not know, or forget you have this one?:confused: Awesome. This is more the norm for the triple faded finish. The pale one is cooler IMO.:)
     
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  5. Tonart

    Tonart Tone of the Art......or is that backwards?

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    Thanks!! This one is Aquamarine actually but has faded AND yellowed.
     
  6. vchizzle

    vchizzle Birdman.

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    Well crap, had me fooled as a triple faded indigo!
     
  7. Alnus Rubra

    Alnus Rubra Loving nature’s wonders

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    What a dilemma!

    Maybe it will fade to VY;)
     
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  8. Eddie kim

    Eddie kim New Member

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    Winter just came!
     
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  9. WA Paul

    WA Paul It’s ok...I’m with Manny dog

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    So much awesome quilt in this thread!
     
  10. g.wizz

    g.wizz Nabs

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    Both are super spectacular
     
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  11. Alnus Rubra

    Alnus Rubra Loving nature’s wonders

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    Truth.
     
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  12. Tonart

    Tonart Tone of the Art......or is that backwards?

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    It was its turn at Tonart’s guitar spa today. Some tender loving care, dusting down and tuning, and I am rewarded with glorious crunch tones.

    When I take photos that I get reminded how beautiful these guitars are. The rainforest swung by today.
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  13. P90_fan

    P90_fan New Member

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    Simply stunning....
     
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  14. Bowtiefanatc

    Bowtiefanatc #NeverGibson

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    Such an incredible top!
     
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  15. watelessness

    watelessness New Member

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    Out
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    Ding!
     
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  16. g.wizz

    g.wizz Nabs

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    Stunning
     
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  17. WA Paul

    WA Paul It’s ok...I’m with Manny dog

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    Oh good lord, that’s a monster top! Just a hint a micro mineral streaks for extra character below the trem. Love the inlay choice and the headstock eagle is unique with the MOP wing in between the paua. And it’s got a trem! :) Has this one Faded a bit? Haven seen a rainforest color look like this before. Gorgeous!
     
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  18. Tonart

    Tonart Tone of the Art......or is that backwards?

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    Nope, It’s in mint original condition. :)
     
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