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Old 02-04-12, 03:14 AM   #1
Nullard
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Let's talk Non Reverse

Hello guys,

I am currently considering "doing something" with/to my beloved 2002 CS Non Reverse FB- 3 mini HBs but can't make up my mind what.

Option A-
1- refinish -any TV-white enthusiasts in the room??. I remember finding these breathtaking pics on this forum:









2- Why not change the configuration from 3 pus to 2 + add a lyre vibrola. But, even though I love the look I fear the impact of it on the playability/ tuning of the guitar, I really hit my strings hard most of time... Any thoughts on this?? It'd basically look like this except for the chrome hardware:



3- Change bridge pu for something better. I have a Lollar bridge in my main Firebird V and it's just great. I've also heard very good things about Duncan Aniquity II. What about Curtis Novak's?


Option B- Sell the CS and buy this 1965 below. Only thing is p90's... I dig minis + oh!poor fretboard... But the price's decent €2200/$2900 and not far from where I live...













What option would go for?

Thanks!
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Old 02-04-12, 06:46 AM   #2
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Re: Let's talk Non Reverse

Wow, that is a well played Firebird! Buy it.
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