Finally pulled the trigger.

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  1. AKL

    AKL Junior Member

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    After years of being Les Paul-less and stalking this forum, I finally decided to treat myself. New 2016 Traditional. Luuuuuuuuuuuv the neck. Now my other geetars get no love. The pick guard has since been reinstated in it's rightful place. IMG_20171125_205957542.jpg
     
  2. Duane_the_tub

    Duane_the_tub Senior Member

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    She's a beauty, congrats
     
  3. shupe13

    shupe13 Senior Member

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    Gorgeous!

    Congrats!!
     
  4. Bobby Mahogany

    Bobby Mahogany Senior Member

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    Nice way to become a Member!
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  5. scozz

    scozz Senior Member

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    Very nice...and Welcome to MLP Forum!
     
  6. Eternal Scar

    Eternal Scar Senior Member

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    scozz Senior Member

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  8. scozz

    scozz Senior Member

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    You know of course, this is only the begining...I'm sure you're aware of GAS @AKL.

    Well it's a chronic condition when dealing with Gibson Les Pauls! :)
     
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  9. Craig Sock

    Craig Sock Seen my keys? Gold Supporter

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    Wow, what a start!
    HNGD
     
  10. cherrysunburst00

    cherrysunburst00 Senior Member

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    BEAUTIFUL!! Honeybursts RULE!

    Pickguards RULE!
     
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    steveb63 Junior Member

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    Beautiful, checks all my must have boxes.
     
  12. Nippon

    Nippon Insert Kanji here... Premium Member

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    I had a 16 Trad. Probably the best LP I ever had.
     
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    kmasters68 Senior Member

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    Must be some kind of custom.:naughty:
     
  14. Cirrhosis

    Cirrhosis Junior Member

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    I have a 2017 Traditional in Honey Burst and I feel like I really lucked out on it.. it's amazing. Hopefully you'll enjoy yours as much as I enjoy mine!
     
  15. AKL

    AKL Junior Member

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    My last one was a 2003 standard, also honeyburst. I made the mistake of letting that one go....not this time. Thank you for all the compliments.
     
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  16. Bobby Mahogany

    Bobby Mahogany Senior Member

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    Wow!
    Take notice: I'm on top!
    :D

    Maybe time for me to back to my Special!
    :D

    OK then:
    Great minds think alike!
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    What year is yours?
     
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  17. scozz

    scozz Senior Member

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    1982...how about yours?
     
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  18. Bobby Mahogany

    Bobby Mahogany Senior Member

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    1978.
    Abused.
    When I got it it had been modded to lefty!
    Stinky as hell. Yellowed. Smoked! (cigarette).

    Had a new bone nut installed, new saddles, refret.
    Every time I have played it live, rockers and guitarists have gone nuts.
    It's a Rock Beast!

    Pickups tend to squeal if not careful. Her only drawback.
    I would like to find a cure for that.

    IMG_6395 (800x533).jpg
     
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    1all's Pub Senior Member

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  20. Eternal Scar

    Eternal Scar Senior Member

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    Mine is a 1978 as well
     
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