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    NGD - 2019 Historic ‘60 DC Les Paul Special

    Congrats. Mirror image of mine... :h5: Long live the plank-spankers! :cheers:
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    Wine Red Thoughts

    Gratuitous Fire post...
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    Help me find a guitar that....

    WRT your PRS Hollowbody... - The bolt-on adaptor for Bigsby is the VibraMate. - There's also the Stetsbar, but I don't think there's a suitable model for a hollow body, given the forces involved. - Have you contacted the PRS PTC to see what they recommend, or if there's a custom job they...
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    Help me find a guitar that....

    Or a CS 356... same construction in a LP sized, scaled-down 3x5/ES form factor.
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    Help me find a guitar that....

    Look at Gibson Johnny A. Signature with a Bigsby. Solid hollow, not laminate and 22 fret, 25.5" scale length, so you will be in PRS territory. Also beautiful!
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    SOLD. 2017 Gibson Les Paul Classic Limited Edition Goldtop w/Bigsby. $1250+ Shipping.

    Sweet guitars at a nice price... GLWTS! :cheers:
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    NGD-Tobacco Burst 50s Standard-update on newest Standard

    TOTALLY worth it! Awesome top.
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    Active shooting in Philadelphia 5 cops shot

    Disagree. I don't know what you mean 'technically'... if semantics means 'in mass' then what's the appropriate number? Who is counting, by what definition. I exclude media or organizations with any agency in my accepted criteria. I go by US law, both US Congress and US law enforcement...
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    Active shooting in Philadelphia 5 cops shot

    MOVE was resolved with C-4 + Tovex drop from helicopter on orders of Mayor Wilson Goode. Of course, the fire department did the heavy lifting... “Any problem on Earth can be solved with the careful application of high explosives. The trick is not to be around when they go off.” Where's...
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    Ted Nugent does a NYPD briefing...........

    No matter his specific brand of politics, Ted always gives of himself to support things he believes in, which is admirable.
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    Finish and Color for new M2M .

    Green, because I don't like the fades. I want a burst all around.... also like the danger burst. Why not look thru BOTB, Believers, and Burst Serial number (or even forum / net searches for tops you like and send them to Gibson..?!
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    New Family Photo - Wall of Brazilians

    Nice! Keep the Pauls on high! Can you tell us about construction, wall material, mounting hooks to studs or...?
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    Epstein is dead

    I just want to state for the record, it wasn't me... I was busy picnicking with my teddy bear at the grove. [ In Before The Lock ] :cheers: