NGD: 2011 American Special Strat

rich85

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I was about to pick up a Classic Vibe 50's then someone traded this in at my local shop. I sold a couple of guitars and grabbed it. Really good condition. Gave it a few hours work today and it plays so well. Will put a mini Super Distortion in the bridge that should be good with the Texas Specials. They are a bit hot but I have lowered them so......eh Good times!
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Hey, I have one of those too. it's a 2011 and everything. Congrats, I love mine.


Haha awesome! I like the fact it is no-nonsense. 9.5 radius 1 piece neck. No compound radius or satin finishes. Compared to the "performer" series the Texas specials are just so much better than the sterile Yosemite pickups. These basically never come up for sale here in Aus which is why I jumped on it.
 

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I bought a 2012 2T but replaced the neck with a 1962 rosewood reissue one.
 

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Good score Rich.
 

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In my opinion, the American Special line is the best bang for your buck guitar out there. Especially on the used market. I've got two strats and am eyeing a tele at my local shop.

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Played it at band practice last night. Man the Texas Specials are just amazing. Cut straight through the mix with a fat sound. Very impressed.
 

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I have 2 american specials, I love them. Grats
 

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Super Distortion fitted! Such a great pickup!

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