NGD 2018 Studio-UPDATE.

Discussion in 'Gibson Les Pauls' started by mfranzdorf, Sep 25, 2017.

  1. Gibsonrocknroll

    Gibsonrocknroll Senior Member

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    Nice congrats.
     
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  2. JonCanfield

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    Very nice - HNGD!!
     
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  3. mfranzdorf

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    Agreed! Everything has been ordered to make it so!
     
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  4. Who

    Who are you? Who who who who.... Premium Member

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    Everything?

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  5. rjwilson37

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    Very sweet, congrats! :thumb:
     
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  6. Nippon

    Nippon Senior Member

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    Looks nice.
     
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  7. mfranzdorf

    mfranzdorf Member

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  8. laterider

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    I'd stick with the black plastics and just get the black poker chip as someone suggested earlier. Great guitar - the binding on those is white not cream and it has a look all its own. Regardless of what you decide - nice guitar and enjoy!
     
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  9. mfranzdorf

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    Thanks! And Thanks everyone for the kind words. I can see now that this will not be my last Gibson. I love this thing.
     
  10. jbat

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    Very nice. Congrats. :dude:
     
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  11. Christosterone

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    Fan freaking tastic...

    So awesome.... :drool:

    -Chris
     
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  12. mfranzdorf

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    Well, as conversed about, I decided to go with the cream plastics. Here she is. Looks good to me.
     

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  13. Al Walker

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    YES, that looks great! although I would have used reflector knobs, black or gold. But, I put reflectors on everything. Including my Tele.
     
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  14. mfranzdorf

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    What do you think @Who ? I’m missing the star, but a man has to draw the line somewhere. :bowdown
     
  15. Who

    Who are you? Who who who who.... Premium Member

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    That's really nice. I'm definitely a fan of the cream plastics on this. The pickup rings and pickguard are part of the classic lines of a Les Paul (to me).

    It really brings that out on your model.

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    I would pass on the "star" too!

    Yours reminds me of my first Gibson (a 1974) (very "Acey". No star sticker)

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    I definitely prefer the cream plastics. To me, the black just looks like kind of a “budget entry level” model.
     
  17. mfranzdorf

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    I couldn’t agree more. I dig how it turned out.
     
  18. ElectricKaibutsu

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    I agree. It looks GREAT now!
     

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