NGD: 1959 Les Paul!

Discussion in 'Vintage Les Pauls' started by VictorB, Apr 28, 2017.

  1. VictorB

    VictorB Formerly LZF Super Mod

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    Double cut Jr!

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    A big thanks to Tattooed Carrot!


    Sounds and plays like a dream.... put new strings on last night and put it through its paces.

    I couldn't be happier!
     
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  2. thatF-INGflyingVguy

    thatF-INGflyingVguy Senior Member

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    very nice congrats !!!!!!!!!!!
     
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  3. Travis19

    Travis19 Senior Member

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    Too cool. Congrats and have fun!
     
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    Gorgeous!
     
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    Lovely! congrats!

    Welcome to the '59 DC club!
     
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  6. chasenblues

    chasenblues Senior Member

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    Did the Mod pay raise finally come through with the software upgrade?
    :naughty:
     
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  7. samuk

    samuk Junior Member

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    That's badass
     
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    KP11520 Senior Member

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    Video (of you playing it) or it didn't happen! :p

    And of course..... CONGRATULATIONS! :thumbs:
     
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  9. JohnnyN

    JohnnyN Old School Premium Member

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    Congratulations and happy NVGD :)
     
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  10. VictorB

    VictorB Formerly LZF Super Mod

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    I'm going to gig with it on May 6th, I'll see if I can video a song or two.
     
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    congrats! Enjoy it :)
     
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  12. Redfish

    Redfish Senior Member

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    Very cool. Old guys like me remember the days you could pick those up for $500. I've let a couple slip through my fingers and I sure wish I had them back. They are pure R&R. Enjoy.
     
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    Grats on a super NGD
     
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  14. deadlyweasel

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    Looks awesome! Congrats man!
     
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  15. VictorB

    VictorB Formerly LZF Super Mod

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    It's a little over 6lbs... and the neck is nice and fat!
     
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    Long may you enjoy!
     
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    mandobandit Senior Member

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    My father bought mine from a friend at church the asking price was $70.00 with original faux gator case and Harmony tube amp all pieces looked as new. I'm not absolutely certain but I believe it was 1971 I was 13
     
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    Happy nvgd
     
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  19. TattooedCarrot

    TattooedCarrot Ferro Picta Carota

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    IMO the neck on this one is perfect, it could serve as the template for what Gibson should be putting on the reissues.
     
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  20. VictorB

    VictorB Formerly LZF Super Mod

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    I couldn't agree more! It's shoulders are perfect.
     

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