Match your Historic to Beauty of The Burst

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  1. Sct13

    Sct13 Gold Supporter Premium Member

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    Wow....nailed it
     
  2. larsjen

    larsjen Senior Member

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    My 04 R9 reminds me of 9 1876 on p 93, but not as faded.
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  3. JimmyAce2006

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    Not in BOTB, but it is the Frehley burst compared to my aged / signed Frehley 59 TH reissue. The coloring on mine is actually very close to the burst; the coloring in the pic is off bc of the coloring on my phone's camera.

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  4. Pappy58

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    Finally got my BOB..so my 2016 "R8" seems to be close to page 20, at least the top. Back color and tuners not so much. No complaints I love this guitar. Interesting though my 2012 R8 is Ice Tea with a flitch matched plain top and the lighter back. This one does not seem to have a match in the book, although it's is similar to a few of the 59's. :hmm:

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  5. Custom53

    Custom53 Senior Member

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    Not sure if my R9 matches any of them...

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  7. HJR

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    Quick glance this one popped up to me. Looks like might be the basis for the G0's too.
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    Here's my R8
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  8. Lebond

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    The top on my Vintage Cherry TH59 could quite easily be mistaken for a '58 but is a close match to the '59 owned by Slash on Page 66 of BOTB.

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  9. Magnets And Melodies

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    Not spot on but I when I bought this guitar I was drawn to the quality of the flame, and the striking resemblance it had to the cover photo on Beauty Of The Burst...

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    After the red fades away more I think it will look strikingly similar. Love this type of flame myself!
     
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  12. Pappy58

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    My '18 R9 seems to be petty close - 0901

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  13. The Russian

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    I knew there HAD to be a thread like this. Here is mine (ID’d with the help of fellow MLP’ers)!

    9 2180 (“Lorelei”):
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    9 7760 (my R9 called “Lucky”):
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  14. Twinfan

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    My 2017 R9 in Dirty Lemon:

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    9-0627 - "The Gruhn Burst", also used for CC #35:

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