Match your Historic to Beauty of The Burst

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  1. Ruthie58

    Ruthie58 Senior Member

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    I don't own the BOTB book but could someone help me match my 2015 R8 with one from the book?
     

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  2. Deadletteroffice

    Deadletteroffice Senior Member

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    Best I can figure is 9 2225, page #129

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  3. Danelectro

    Danelectro V.I.P. Member

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    My 2007 R9 next a poster of the 1959 "Berman Burst" (the poster was included in the Oct 1982 issue of Guitar Player)


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    Perfect match!!!



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  5. zakk_attack

    zakk_attack Senior Member

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    I do not own the BOTB book, but that seems a nice game to play :)

    Here's my historic R8 --> Clic Clic 2

    I'd be thankful to anybody that will look up for any correspondeance to a Beauty on the book ;)
     
  6. Sct13

    Sct13 Gold Supporter Premium Member

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    That is an amazing bookmatch top!
     
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    59noob Senior Member

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    hidebai Senior Member

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    Just joined, share my "redeye"
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  9. GazzaBloom

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    I posted a above but image links got screwed up. My 2016 R8 and BOTB 8 5388:

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  10. Zakmichael

    Zakmichael Senior Member

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    My R8 is very similar to 9-0918. The color, flame and even flecks look almost the same.
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  11. trapland

    trapland Silver Supporter

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    Finally got my R9 in the same place as a copy of BOTB.
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    I know I know, do I actually own 0 0593? Lol. To be fair, my r9 was a limited run of specially chosen tops and paint to match THIS specific guitar on this page of the book. They did well, huh?
     
  12. les strat

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    My 2004 R8 with 8 5146

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  13. asapmaz

    asapmaz Senior Member

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    I'm going to aim high. :thumb::applause:

    The Larry DiMarzio Burst:
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    My 1997 R8:
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    Photo by former owner, Eric Ernest.
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  14. zakkrhoads

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    WOOOW nice match! :dude:
     
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  15. Slater529

    Slater529 Premium Member

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    BULLSEYE! :dude:
     
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  16. Custom53

    Custom53 Senior Member

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    I haven't done a comparision check but here is my R9..

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  17. Rock-On!!

    Rock-On!! Junior Member

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    I don't have access to the book to compare mine to.
    Would someone care to tell me which guitar mine resembles?
    It is a 2002 R8.
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  18. Zakmichael

    Zakmichael Senior Member

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    IMG_0510.JPG IMG_0602.JPG I think my R0 looks a lot like Tom Whittrock's "Curly".
     
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  19. Dilver

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    I don't care what it matches - that's GORGEOUS!
     
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