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  1. lpthomas liked freebyrd 69's post in the thread Would You Pay $7,999.00 for a Gibson True Historic Les Paul Aged 1959 Vintage Cherry Sunburst?.

    I always get a kick out of this statement. First off, what does skill level have to do with owning a higher priced guitar, and, if you...

    Oct 23, 2017 at 9:07 AM
  2. lpthomas replied to the thread NGD:2017 MTM R8 Slow Icetea Fade.

    Thanks! So are they officially called Custom Shop Les Paul Standard Plain Top/Figured Top? Or R8/..., even though they don‘t have the R...

    Oct 22, 2017 at 3:33 PM
  3. lpthomas liked mfolet's post in the thread NGD:2017 MTM R8 Slow Icetea Fade.

    Thanks, I try to keep the collection stable so there is a "loose" one in one out trend.I don't post all my new guitars . I get one a...

    Oct 22, 2017 at 3:25 PM
  4. lpthomas liked mfolet's post in the thread NGD:2017 MTM R8 Slow Icetea Fade.

    They are THs without the wet sanding,they have the frets dressed like the THs where you can feel the fingerboard. You can however...

    Oct 22, 2017 at 2:52 PM
  5. lpthomas replied to the thread NGD:2017 MTM R8 Slow Icetea Fade.

    Great top for an R8. Very memorable. So what exactly is an R8/R9/... through M2M at the moment? Is is similar to these „Les Paul...

    Oct 22, 2017 at 11:30 AM
  6. lpthomas liked RAG7890's post in the thread Henry possibly discontinuing Custom Shop Reissues??.

    If Henry is only using a small amount of the space in the Memphis Plant then moving out is a great idea. Simply put his return on that...

    Oct 20, 2017 at 11:21 PM
  7. lpthomas liked kingmidas3's post in the thread Henry possibly discontinuing Custom Shop Reissues??.

    About a month ago, I took delivery of a VOS Historically accurate 1963 ES-335 built in Nashville in Frost Blue. The fit, finish, play...

    Oct 20, 2017 at 10:38 PM
  8. lpthomas replied to the thread Henry possibly discontinuing Custom Shop Reissues??.

    Sad! But at least there‘s action. Relocation to a smaller place with a different way of operating (I actually don‘t know what I am...

    Oct 20, 2017 at 7:47 PM
  9. lpthomas replied to the thread Another Slash Signature Model 58', Greenburst and a Slash Firebird 2017.

    https://wildwoodguitars.com/product/SLASH58V060/limited-slash-1958-les-paul-first-standard-8-3096-vos-8/?cat_id=32 If that doesn‘t look...

    Oct 19, 2017 at 10:19 PM
  10. lpthomas liked Hector Arcadius's post in the thread Henry possibly discontinuing Custom Shop Reissues??.

    It would make perfect sense that the CS will get their own website. Something less "commercial" looking than the USA one and more refined.

    Oct 19, 2017 at 9:07 PM
  11. lpthomas liked strat1701's post in the thread Al Romano Mad at Gibson (Ace Frehley Burst).

    I played one of these, it was decent and if i didn't already have a CC24 I probably would have bought it. To me the biggest detractor...

    Oct 19, 2017 at 7:41 AM
  12. lpthomas liked hoss's post in the thread Henry possibly discontinuing Custom Shop Reissues??.

    I love Mike, he is a great guy and was a great host on my visit in 2012 :( [IMG]

    Oct 18, 2017 at 11:07 PM
  13. lpthomas liked PierM's post in the thread Henry possibly discontinuing Custom Shop Reissues??.

    Well could be just that the HTML tree doesn't need that link yet to avoid links to nonexistent content. [img]

    Oct 18, 2017 at 1:56 PM
  14. lpthomas replied to the thread Henry possibly discontinuing Custom Shop Reissues??.

    I wouldn‘t call that the company website. It‘s one page. And there are no 2018 Custom Shop models. Custom Shop Limited Editions are...

    Oct 18, 2017 at 1:53 PM
  15. lpthomas liked mfolet's post in the thread Another Slash Signature Model 58', Greenburst and a Slash Firebird 2017.

    Seen a bunch of the '58s today. They have a cool vibe to them and the tops don't have a hint of flame to them. So if you are a plaintop...

    Oct 18, 2017 at 8:13 AM