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westtexasred
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PostPosted: Fri May 05, 2017 1:43 pm    Post subject: $59 Tele Reply with quote

I got this at a local pawn shop yesterday for $59 including a nice padded gig bag. I figured a cheap tele is still a tele and I didn't have one. Plus it is a '99 so nearly vintage,lol.



It's got twice the tone of most guitars,lol.

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PostPosted: Fri May 05, 2017 4:31 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Very nice score.
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PostPosted: Fri May 05, 2017 4:40 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Is it a metallic blue?
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PostPosted: Fri May 05, 2017 10:29 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Looks like an Affinity model, so, no. Those actually sound and play pretty decent though. Great modding platforms, especially at that price. Makes me want a cheap Tele.
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PostPosted: Fri May 05, 2017 11:01 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Nice score. I had one of those in that color. I still have one in black. Those pickups are trash tho
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PostPosted: Sat May 06, 2017 3:07 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Nice catch man! It wouldn't surprise me its good but I bet shadow is right and probably would be better with better pickups.
Or maybe they already have been modded who knows till you check.
I've been itching for a tele for some reason lately. Since I've never owned one and never cared to play one up until I got older. Always thought they sounded way too twangy for me. But I've heard some Teles with replaced pickups in them to beef the bridge twang out and I love how they sound.
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PostPosted: Sat May 06, 2017 3:24 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Baltic Blue
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PostPosted: Sat May 06, 2017 6:40 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

get those gfs fat pole pickups for tele and put em in lol
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That's why there's two: one for pee, one for tone.
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PostPosted: Sat May 06, 2017 6:42 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

http://www.guitarfetish.com/KP--Alnico-Fatbody-Oversized-Polepiece-Tele-Bridge-Pickup--Kwikplug-Ready_p_21961.html
http://www.guitarfetish.com/KP--Alnico-Fatbody-Oversized-Polepiece-Tele-Neck-Pickup--Kwikplug-Ready_p_21973.html

get these pickups dude
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That's why there's two: one for pee, one for tone.
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PostPosted: Sun May 07, 2017 2:32 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

daftsupernova wrote:
http://www.guitarfetish.com/KP--Alnico-Fatbody-Oversized-Polepiece-Tele-Bridge-Pickup--Kwikplug-Ready_p_21961.html
http://www.guitarfetish.com/KP--Alnico-Fatbody-Oversized-Polepiece-Tele-Neck-Pickup--Kwikplug-Ready_p_21973.html

get these pickups dude



duhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh



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PostPosted: Sun May 07, 2017 2:33 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

best fucking telecaster pickup ever made
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PostPosted: Sun May 07, 2017 2:50 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Cool,thanks!
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PostPosted: Fri May 12, 2017 9:54 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

robroe wrote:


omg fuck those picks. They dug a trench in the clear coat of one of my Teles.
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wizard thickness

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Yeah, thickness, nut
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PostPosted: Wed May 17, 2017 12:15 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Why you think all my guitars have black shit all over them
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