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PostPosted: Thu Dec 08, 2011 7:19 pm    Post subject: Fender Thinline 72 RI values Reply with quote

For the uk people really.

I'm looking at a new gear purchase - the first in a couple of years, and want a Tele Thinline. What's the going rate nowerdays?, Ebay seems to suggest 400-450 ish?

It'd be a natural finish - it suits them I reckon.
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 08, 2011 8:16 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Man alive, I'd be jealous. Love 72 thinlines. Recently, there were a couple bouncing around on musicradar for 350ish. Have a look over there.
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 08, 2011 8:37 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

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PostPosted: Thu Dec 08, 2011 8:39 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I've been tracking them on eBay for a few months and the price you say nick is about right. I also contacted a few people on music radar but they were refinished and then stopped answering questions. Shame as I was up for them. Like benecol I'd be jealous, love the 72RI.

Also have you considered the new modern player fender thinline with the P90s? I think you can find those for less than 400. I'm hoping to find one to try this weekend and see how they compare to the 72RI
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 08, 2011 8:41 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

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I see he was away travelling, might be why I didnt hear anything for a bit
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Ah, the heady days of trying to get beefytoanz out of my Marlin strat by adjusting the pickups right up to the strings.

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PostPosted: Thu Dec 08, 2011 9:38 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I had a Jap one in Natural about 10 years ago..... still think it was the best guitar I have owned
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 08, 2011 11:51 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

love mine, play it more than any of my other guitars.


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PostPosted: Fri Dec 09, 2011 12:08 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

so much better with blackguard
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PostPosted: Fri Dec 09, 2011 2:25 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

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whered you get the black pickguard. I have a 72 thinline in 3 tone sunburst and itd look a lot cooler with a black pickguard
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PostPosted: Fri Dec 09, 2011 3:08 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

i believe he painted the white pearloid guard that it came with, like a good lad.
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PostPosted: Fri Dec 09, 2011 11:45 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

HOLY SHIT NICK!!! THESE FUCKING THINGS ARE ON SALE FOR $500 ON HELLO MUSIC!!!!!

TELL ME IF YOU WANT ME TO GET ONE AND I WILL ORDER/SHIP FOR YOU!!!!

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OMFG THERE IS FREE SHIPPING THIS WEEKEND ONLY TOO
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whered you get the black pickguard. I have a 72 thinline in 3 tone sunburst and itd look a lot cooler with a black pickguard


painted the shit out of it! here is the first burst thinline I had that I painted the guard on. but you can get one from warmoth if you wanted to go that route.



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PostPosted: Tue Dec 13, 2011 7:47 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

OK, SO NICK

DOESN'T LOOK LIKE YOU WANTED ONE THAT BAD

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PostPosted: Wed Dec 14, 2011 1:06 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Hahaha. I probably should check Shortscale more often. Thanks for thinking of me.

That is a very good price, but a couple of non guitar priorities have come up that mean I'll have to put this purchase off for a couple of months.
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 14, 2011 1:09 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

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love mine, play it more than any of my other guitars.



Looks amazing.
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 14, 2011 11:49 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

thanks!

can't recommend these guitars enough.
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PostPosted: Sat Dec 31, 2011 1:16 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thread resurrect, has anyone had experience with the classic player thinline tele? Trying to see which one might be a winner, played a 72ri and loved it but wondered how different the cp one was.

Also if anyone sees one in the uk 2nd hand let me know, also if there are similar deals to the $500 new one in the states on either CP or RI let me know.

Btw, the music radar one went a long time ago unfortunately.
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PostPosted: Sat Dec 31, 2011 4:46 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

My turn for a question on this thread.

What kind of paint do you use on the pickguard that'll hold up under heavy picking? I'm trying to update my old-ass Peavey T-15, and a black pickguard sounds like the perfect way to do it.
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PostPosted: Sat Dec 31, 2011 6:25 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

step one: put tape over the edges, so it doesn't like a bad one ply
step two: put a coat or two of black paint on the pick guard
step three: put four or five coats of clear on pick guard
step four: who cares if it wears, it would look cool.
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