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Recent content by Progear

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    Yet another '59 Replica!.... Video and Pix

    Love yours, miss my old one…. But i get over it every time i play my 56/59 conversion…
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    1956 Les Paul basket case Conversion.

    Yukki, Amazing work as always
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    Late 1953 Gibson Les Paul goldtop with Bigsby B7

    Interesting bridge setup ….
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    53 GT Conversion Shaved Bridge

    IMHO: Absolutely Nothing…
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    To Convert or not Convert

    As a owner of a 56/59 LP with pafs and a ‘53 LP, Ed has giving you some real good advice... just follow your heart..
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    Is the Gibson 335 The Best Guitar Ever Made?

    IMHO, tie between late 50’s tele and 58-63 es345 ...
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    NVG: ‘62 Olympic White Stratocaster

    This came to me today, couldn’t be more happy... seen on the web on Wednesday, made payment that evening, was shipped overnight and it arrived today.. :teeth
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    '56 Tele needs a refret, what size

    Just picked a '56 telecaster, the original frets are pre much shot, been dressed one to many times. Just no meat on the bones... which brand and more important what size do you experts recommend ? thank you
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    FS: 1954 les Paul P90 Pickups

    Available for Sale: 1954 Les Paul P90 Pickups w/cream covers. Excellent condition for there age and more important they sound amazing. Bridge is 7.99 ohms and Neck is 7.94ohms. I purchased this set from Jim @ Jamcity Guitars a few years back. Selling some of stuff to finance a vintage guitar...
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    Verification on '55/56 telecaster pickup

    Hey guys need some help, does this bridge pickup look correct for a 55/56 tele ? :hmm thanks in advance...
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    Joe B Concert Tonite, Yeah Baby

    I'm going to see Joe B at the Hershey Theater what nice venue.. I'm sure joe is going to blow the doors off this place and melt some chocolate with those HP Twins :spabout anyone else going ?
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    56/59 LP Conversion, HM Treatment, Revisit

    Hello Folks, Some of you may remember my conversion, i was never real happy with the color. So i sent her to Kim @ Historic Makeover to have her resprayed in an ice tea with slight relic/aging.. I'am extremely happy with the work Kim and the boys did, the service was impeccable, with photo...
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    NVGD, 1953 les Paul w/bigsby

    New addition to the family, 1953 les Paul, all original except for the bigsby and added selector switch ring.. According to the previous owner the bigsby seems to have been added in the late '50's. Original tailpiece stud holes are underneath the dogbone bridge. Untouched solder joints and...
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    NVAD, '58 Tweed Super

    Not real new, had her since december... back in December, my day at work started out a slow and an email came in from Guitar center and thought to myself i should check out there vintage section. I have been searching for a tweed super for some time and there it was of all places on the guitar...