Any Love for Stickers? Show 'em!!

Discussion in 'Gibson Les Pauls' started by Chasmar, Mar 10, 2016.

  1. Requiem4agreen

    Requiem4agreen Senior Member

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    RicOkc Senior Member

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    ^^^^^
    What he said!!!
     
  3. Who

    Who I'm back. Back in the New York groove.

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    I blame the original owner: GIBSON. Seriously. Their topcoat turns color.

    It doesn't "mature into creamy goodness", it turns a "white" guitar into a "yellow" guitar. If I wanted a yellow guitar, I'd buy one.

    But if I want a white guitar, I can't have one. At least not for very long. I love a white Les Paul Custom, but I'll never buy one again.

    The sticker-removal-problem also wouldn't exist if the topcoat didn't yellow. The "white" is still under there. It's only the clearcoat that has turned to crap.
     
  4. TorzJohnson

    TorzJohnson Junior Member

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    I remember a kid on the original Harmony Central forum way back in the 90s had a brand new super-flamey PRS that his girlfriend bought for him. He promptly put a big fat sticker on it, then a short while later decided to remove the sticker. It left some residue, which he tried to clean up... with acetone. Oh, the horror... the horror. :shock:
     
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  5. Dirtyclinic

    Dirtyclinic Senior Member

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    I am digging the Supernova in the middle.
     
  6. kevinpaul

    kevinpaul Senior Member

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    I really don't like stickers but I love sticky things. I hate those stick on name tags. The ones that say Hello My name is, then you put a name in. I like being introduced or introducing myself. No one can read my writing, I don't mind being called Boris.
     
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  7. Cjsinla

    Cjsinla Senior Member

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    More blasphemy. I definitely would not sticker a vintage piece.
     
  8. joedonner2001

    joedonner2001 Senior Member

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    My daughter went through this sticker-on-everything phase, so I allowed her to put this one on the truss rod cover of my favourite Les Paul.


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  9. filtersweep

    filtersweep Senior Member

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    I don't like my guitars developing tan lines..... no stickers for me.
     
  10. JCM900MkIII

    JCM900MkIII Senior Member

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    Never on my guitars.

    I had some band stickers on my case though (removed since)
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    Too nice a guitar for stickers:
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  11. Campbell

    Campbell Senior Member

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    Not even on my cases.:eek:
     
  12. Grand Pappy

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    Marilyn....hope it's not too riskae!:naughty:
     

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    Uh oh...:run:
     
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  14. Requiem4agreen

    Requiem4agreen Senior Member

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    brb... gotta go fap :laugh2:
     
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    My '81 Artist has a giant control plate on the back made by a previous owner. I had a couple of 70's era decals sitting around so I threw them on there. I wouldn't put them on wood as we've seen in other pics how the finish ages a different color. But I think stickers can look cool.

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    It's an amp sticker. Waiting for my bell cover.
     

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    ZWILDZR1 Senior Member

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    Ok I have one for all the sticker lovers out there in MLP land. Hope you like it. By the way I found this on good ole sleaze bay. Don't worry it's a fake Chinese copy not a real lester. Don't think the guy will get the $599.00 he's asking for it though. But wow that's a lot of stickers. I don't like them on guitars so much and even les on auto bumpers. :wow:

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    Les Paul Custom Guitar w HSC | eBay
    If your moved and want to see it here's a link. I would report it but who the hell would buy it knowing it's a fake for that amount. WHO??????? :hmm:
     
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    Love this though
    Ginger Wildhearts main guitar until he sold it for charity
     

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  19. circles

    circles Senior Member

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    More case stickers!
     
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    my cases are plastered with them from gigs and touring. I've thought about putting a pin-up girl sticker on my seafoam green cabronita. that's it though for guitars.
     

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