Your CC Compared to the Original

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  1. mudface

    mudface Senior Member

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    Regardless if it looks like the original,..the top on that CC28 is pretty damn cool :cheers:....
     
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    Original Shanks on top and my CC7 Shanks #143 on the bottom. Incredible instrument. :dude:

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  3. kelv_w

    kelv_w Senior Member

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    my CC #8

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  4. mudface

    mudface Senior Member

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    Simply WOW! :wow:..that is a awesome "Beast"...
     
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  5. lowmach

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    Here is my cc36 next to the Goldfinger. What a treat! Awesome guitars! Besides the looks, the neck profile and weight are almost identical at .860 @ 1st fret and just under 8 lbs.

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    One thing I've noticed is Gibson seems have taken the arm wear thing a little too far on some of these
     
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    This is not a CC, just a regular R8, but the reason I bought it is because of its close resemblance to “Nicky”.

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    Both guitars have a very similar diagonal figuring above the pickups, although the angle is flip-flopped between the two.

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    +1. I found a older pic of my Skinnerburst, I do not have many of it, and edited my post to it over the dealer pic I first posted.

    It's more accurate to what the guitar actually looks like compared to the super dark, super old, dealer pic I posted at first.
     
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    Hah! Cheater!

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    I've always liked the Beast. If you ever want to sell, at a reasonable price, PM me!
     
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    Do any of our guys still hanging onto CC 1
     
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    The Greg Martin 'Hank' run had some really wayyy off ones...a few I saw had full flame across the top.
     
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    Goldie.
    I've yet to find a better cc

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    Well, I still have this, but it's not a CC!

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    What's your address Frank?
     
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    No I mean street address lol cause I'm gonna take that! :rofl::rofl:
     
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    strat1701 El Diablo Cazador De Hombres Premium Member

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    Frank is Kirk or Kirk is Frank? ;)

    I'd seriously pay just to strum an open G chord on that one.....
     
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    I have this one...

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