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The perfect solidbody electric guitar:


Active member
Jul 26, 2002
Back around 1980 I 'designed' what I thought was the perfect solidbody:

Double-cut Junior shape
Neck-though body or deep tenon
Tele bridge or hardtail Strat bridge, strings through the back
Tele bridge pickup
Humbucker neck pickup with splitter

Might have been neck-heavy (a deal-killer for me) but it sounded great on paper! :biggrin:

That being said, I'm pretty much an Esquire/Tele and Les Paul guy. My 'desert island' guitar for many years was a certain '56 Esquire.



Les Paul Froum Member
May 11, 2010
It's a perfectly good guitar.

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