Legitimacy of Bursts in the marketplace – Real or Fake?

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  1. mbowen

    mbowen Premium Member

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    A few of the questionable BURSTS i have been offered .I can not say for sure without an in hand's but i did not like the photo's and passed.THESE PHOTO'S ARE FROM A LOT OF YEARS AGO.Mike B.
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  2. delawaregold

    delawaregold _______Artie_______ Super Mod

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    Is a re-topped Burst Fugazi, or is a Burst always a Burst.



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  3. JJ Blair

    JJ Blair Senior Member

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    Jesus, Mike. I feel bad for whoever bought either of those.
     
  4. RAG7890

    RAG7890 Premium Member

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    Precisely....................

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  5. Fletch

    Fletch V.I.P. Member

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    So I wonder where they are now? Someone thinks they have something they don't really have for maybe a couple of decades... seller long gone...

    :hmm:


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  6. Nils

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    Looks like a conversion to me.
     
  7. VictorB

    VictorB Formerly LZF Super Mod

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    Depends who is buying.... :laugh2:
     
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  8. Stoj

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    ^^^^ :laugh2:
     
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  9. HankxHill

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    Yikes those inlays on the first guitar look like Gibson Pearloid.

    Could just be the photo though:fingersx:
     
  10. delawaregold

    delawaregold _______Artie_______ Super Mod

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    ...and who's selling? :laugh2:



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  11. VictorB

    VictorB Formerly LZF Super Mod

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    Or who is "authenticating"!

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