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    Burty459 replied to the thread 2008 R9 checking.
    Thanks, it’s a keeper. it just spends its days in a case in my dining room, there is a bit of change in temperature through the seasons...
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    Burty459 reacted to Sct13's post in the thread 2008 R9 checking with Like Like.
    Cool, I should add it isn’t common .. but is dependent on storage, climate and who premixed the nitro.. Nice guitar btw,,
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    Burty459 replied to the thread 2008 R9 checking.
    Yeah they may get worse but if they do so be it, it’s my go to guitar so I’d expect some fair wear and tear. When I got it it had spent...
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    Burty459 reacted to Sct13's post in the thread 2008 R9 checking with Like Like.
    Yea, all pretty Normal ... those May or may not proliferate at all. The real kind of checking most see in vintage instruments is very...
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    Burty459 replied to the thread 2008 R9 checking.
    I’ve managed to get a few, it’s been harder than I thought, really had to get the light to shine over them because they are so fine...
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    Burty459 reacted to Sct13's post in the thread 2008 R9 checking with Like Like.
    Well its a 12 year old guitar.... There will be some shrinkage of either the wood or the coating of nitro....Nitro continues to flow...
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    Burty459 replied to the thread 2008 R9 checking.
    I shall see what I can do, like I said though they are very fine which surprised me, I suppose I’m used to seeing the heavy scars of...
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    Burty459 reacted to ESchmidt's post in the thread 2008 R9 checking with Like Like.
    Yes it is normal. They won’t check like their vintage counterparts, but they will check to some degree. Do you have any pictures, simply...
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    Burty459 reacted to christopherJ's post in the thread 2008 R9 checking with Like Like.
    Yes. Normal as they use a different nitro formula in the reissues.
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    Good morning fine folk, quick question. I’ve not really had much exposure to vintage guitars with checking or modern guitars with relic...
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    Burty459 replied to the thread Gibson LP Real or Fake?????.
    A right honking bit of kit
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    Burty459 reacted to bum's post in the thread Gibson LP Real or Fake????? with Like Like.
    That's what we in the UK call a 'right minger'
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    Burty459 reacted to Red Beard's post in the thread The Most Beautiful Les Paul with Like Like.
    Love that pic I have a very good friend thats a Tokai collector and thats the screen saver for his number on my phone Ive owned a few...
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    Burty459 replied to the thread The Most Beautiful Les Paul.
    Sorry sorry sorry sorry sorry sorry sorry...............ahhh whatever
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