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    Looking for a low power tune amp

    Blackstar HT5R
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    Scracths on my new Les Paul Standard 2019

    Aside from neck cracks, all scratches, dings, dents, scuffs, chips, wear, fading, that occur naturally are : (fill in the blank)
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    NGD 2019 Gibson Les Paul Special

    That looks great!
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    Let's Talk Mini Amps

    Blackstar HT5R here.
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    NGD 2019 Gibson Les Paul Special

    I played several at GC. All were blems. I played some at Sam Ash. Not for me, either. I've visited Sweetwater and bought several times from them, including a piano! I wasn't sure to buy this without playing it. They have a great website where you can view the actual model, even the weight. I...
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    NGD 2019 Gibson Les Paul Special

    or does Gibson only offer them on custom and historics?
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    NGD 2019 Gibson Les Paul Special

    Dumb question: I do not see a certificate of authenticity in the case. What do they look like nowadays? There is a checklist as well as a pic of the guitar on the bench.
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    NGD 2019 Gibson Les Paul Special

    Fit & finish is flawless on this one. Gibson did a great job bringing these back!
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    Best acoustic under $600

    Dean Dave Mustaine Signature Mako plays and sounds great!
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    how do i bring out the green on a Les Paul BFG Gator?

    up for sale now. See above thread for disclosure that I drizzled lemon oil on it... Still did not change anything except make it slicker for a few days.Still only has 2 hours playing time. I just don't like the 50's neck. No scratches, dings, or any playing wear. Did not include case when new...
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    how do i bring out the green on a Les Paul BFG Gator?

    I won’t need to disclose anything if I ever do sell it. The neck absorbed the lemon oil but nothing happened to the body. It didn’t change at all- I didn’t realize it had a thin nitro finish, so the lemon oil just laid on the top. But, after setting it up a bit differently and a new set of...
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    how do i bring out the green on a Les Paul BFG Gator?

    What does that mean in regards to what I did?
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    how do i bring out the green on a Les Paul BFG Gator?

    I played it for 1.5 hours tonight. fingers killing me, i think i'm gonna leave it alone and sell it . I'm just not in love with a fat neck, I prefer a 60's or a slim taper




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