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    DEAD BURST!

    REALLY?https://reverb.com/item/7701284-gibson-les-paul-1959-deadburst Thats not going to buff out!

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    Re: DEAD BURST!

    Quote Originally Posted by The Shifter View Post
    Man those pics literally made my stomach turn.

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    Re: DEAD BURST!

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    Last edited by abalonevintage; 02-09-18 at 02:13 AM.
    Enjoy that with my compliments. 🤠👍

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    Re: DEAD BURST!

    Looks like more than water damage...

    Listing has ended.

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    Re: DEAD BURST!

    Looks like a Nico Rivera relic job.

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    Re: DEAD BURST!

    Quote Originally Posted by abalonevintage View Post
    Not buying any part of that story.....or guitar.
    Ya think? LOL. Not even close!

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    Re: DEAD BURST!

    Where’s the Blink 182 WTF meme?
    Otherwise known as Grant.

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    Re: DEAD BURST!

    Completely made of plaster.
    " Never Mind Your Face, just show us your card"

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    Re: DEAD BURST!

    Some people relic with a razor blade, however it appears that the tool of choice for this job was a jagged rock. I don’t know what this this thing is, but it’s certainly not a 59 burst.
    Last edited by DANELECTRO; 12-21-17 at 11:28 PM.

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    Re: DEAD BURST!

    I think it's completely straight except for the missing widows peak...
    Last edited by blewsbreaker; 12-22-17 at 01:40 PM.

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    Re: DEAD BURST!

    Dead Burst is so accurate for a name for this at best parts guitar .

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    Re: DEAD BURST!

    Quote Originally Posted by abalonevintage View Post
    Not buying any part of that story.....or guitar.
    That's what I thought as well..
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    Re: DEAD BURST!

    Beano!



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    Re: DEAD BURST!

    Quote Originally Posted by Triburst View Post
    Beano!


    Could be .

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    Re: DEAD BURST!

    The guitar looks like it was dipped in candle wax... The whole story seems suspect at best...

    Joe B

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    Re: DEAD BURST!

    Could be legit.

    "Grover tuners removed with angle grinder"

    Burst with Grover's hidden away in an old shed or car perhaps ??

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    Re: DEAD BURST!

    Quote Originally Posted by StudioFan View Post
    Could be legit.

    "Grover tuners removed with angle grinder"

    Burst with Grover's hidden away in an old shed or car perhaps ??
    Probably left [without a case] outside the weather station on Mt. Washington for a few decades.
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