Gibson officially announces the Modern Flying V

Discussion in 'Other Gibsons' started by Veeing Fly, Feb 15, 2018.

  1. Bobby Mahogany

    Bobby Mahogany Senior Member

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    Richlite = Expensivelite!
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  2. Veeing Fly

    Veeing Fly Senior Member

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    Word.
     
  3. irocdave12

    irocdave12 Senior Member

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    Well this what it has come to..first we got a Gibson version of a PRS for $4k now they are doing Jackson copies and asking 4K again Its absolutely no wonder the company struggles so much.
     
  4. Stevie 202

    Stevie 202 Senior Member

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    Jaysus....

    Idiots!

    Hey Henry!

    THIS is a flying V...
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    Gibson INVENTED it you morons....why’n fuck would you need to copy a knock-off?

    Those assholes deserve to go broke.

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  5. NorlinBlackBeauty

    NorlinBlackBeauty Senior Member

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  6. dsmcl77

    dsmcl77 Senior Member

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    Pickguard off.
     
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  7. Stevie 202

    Stevie 202 Senior Member

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    NEVER!
     
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  8. NorlinBlackBeauty

    NorlinBlackBeauty Senior Member

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    Why not an LCD pickguard with the ability to play video?

    I am so completely not serious. Henry, if you use that idea I want $$ for it
     
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  9. dsmcl77

    dsmcl77 Senior Member

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    :laugh2::laugh2::laugh2:
     
  10. Tobin1634

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    Sorry, this thing doesn't do it for me and I have GAS for the real flying V
     
  11. Thumpalumpacus

    Thumpalumpacus Senior Member

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    Sounds like a job for Townshend. Does he still have the energy?
     
  12. Mr Insane

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    I don't hate the guitar, but it's not something I would buy.

    The body kind of looks small, almost like a cartoon.


    Gibson is giving us this stuff, but still won't make the new LP Standards/Traditionals in Ebony?
     
  13. jojo

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    Beyond fugly
     
  14. Guitaraxe

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    Not 100% with the whole Richlite boards... maybe someday... but a cool looking stage guitar for the right band.
     
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  16. rogue_one

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    Not a fan of the looks. Reminds me of the Jetsons.
     
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    It's not offensive but it does remind me of my old school reports - "Could do better"
     
  18. scozz

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    Has @Christosterone seen this?
     
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  19. Petergrifindor

    Petergrifindor Senior Member

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    I think it is a really cool looking guitar.

    Very metal.:dude::dude::dude::dude::headbanger::headbanger::headbanger::headbanger::headbanger::headbanger::headbanger::rock::rock::rock::rock::jam::jam::jam::jam:
     
  20. Riffster

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    I like it but the small block inlays seem out of place and speed knobs look huge. The price is crazy.

    As far as a modern day Flying V I always wanted Gibson to do what they did to the body and neck of the Epiphone Jeff Waters V.
     

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