NGD: 2016 Standard Historic LP 59 Iced Tea VOS

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  1. zetrex

    zetrex Senior Member

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    She's the one!
    She sounds like heaven to my ears. So nice under my fingers like we know each other from a long time. She's got a perfect balance between flames and plain depending on the angle you look at her. Pure gold!
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    Thanks to all of you who gave me advice and info on the color, the finish, the TH, etc.
     
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  2. joeh77

    joeh77 Junior Member

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    Congrats! That's a great looking guitar!

    Joe
     
  3. Crotch

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    Congrats man. Very nice R9!
     
  4. Tim Plains

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    Please take that pickguard sticker and hang tags off.
     
  5. zetrex

    zetrex Senior Member

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    Thanks!
     
  6. zetrex

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    Thanks!
     
  7. zetrex

    zetrex Senior Member

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    Are you serious? Really? I thought the Mojo was in them only??? and I fear that if I take them off, half the value of the guitar is going away...:rofl:
     
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    Nice guitar!

    Long may you enjoy!
     
  9. zetrex

    zetrex Senior Member

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    Thanks! :)
     
  10. PierM

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    Classy! Congrats! :beer:

    So are you already in love with it, or you are still waiting for the TH for a comparison?
     
  11. zetrex

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    Thanks!

    Total love! and when you love a girl you don't date another one: I cancelled the TH. ;)
     
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    Proud of you!!

    :h5::cheers2:
     
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    Congrats. Looks like you found yourself a keeper. Btw, you reckon you can post some closeup pictures of the fretboard?
     
  14. zetrex

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    A keeper, absolutely! Thanks
    Sure, I'll do that tomorrow if you don't mind. The fretboard color is really light. I know many prefer the darker ones, but in this case I think it really matches the top's color, making the whole thing more consistent.
     
  15. zetrex

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    I made one earlier on indeed. Close enough? :D
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    Sweet axe man! Congratz! That flame is awesome!
     
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    Congratulations. No backsies, now that you've officially posted it as a NGD. Hope you enjoy it a long time.
     
  18. zetrex

    zetrex Senior Member

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    Thanks!
     
  19. zetrex

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    Thanks! It's a keeper!
     
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  20. Donal

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    WOW, That`s a real beauty ..... Love it.

    Congrats and HNGD :applause:
     

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