6 string adventures

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6 string adventures

Post by bassbob » Thu Nov 07, 2013 9:40 pm

I've branched out to the six string guitars lately. I like the Telecasters better than the stratocasters. I guess it's the old mojo Leo Fender feel you get from the tele. The one on the left is the asian Squier version with souped up volume and tone pots. That's " Blackie" "Whitey" on the right is a very well built Japanese copy from the late 60's or 70's. It needed some wiring and still needs a good pickup switch.

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Re: 6 string adventures

Post by bustamelon » Fri Nov 08, 2013 6:08 am

I thought you were going to show us some six string basses!
I thought we were going to need an intervention! :lol:
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Re: 6 string adventures

Post by lowendrick » Fri Nov 08, 2013 7:48 am

Nice, Bob! That Tele on the left looks exactly like the USA made '76 Tele I had as a kid. I completely regret selling that guitar. Worst sale I ever made. The only electric guitar I have held onto is my repro '72 Custom Tele just like Keith Richards' guitar.
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Re: 6 string adventures

Post by kenbear » Wed Nov 13, 2013 12:35 pm

I bought my first electric about 6 months ago( a cheap Fender made in China Tele), and have already grown tired of it. It was fun at first, but I soon gave up on being the next Eric Clapton! Now I've bought a fiddle and am going to try that. Maybe I won't give up as soon,
I relly wish that I had gone further with the 'lectric, who knows? Maybe I'll get it back out of the closet one day.
Those are some good looking axes!

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Re: 6 string adventures

Post by flip18436572 » Wed Nov 13, 2013 7:15 pm

Here is my favorite TELE. :-)


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