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    Is it time for another Top Carve thread??? I think so.

    Take your pictures lying down (Sorry, couldn't resist)
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    Clapton's Shameful Slide

    Clapton changed the world without asking anybody's permission. Now, the world changed around him, without asking his permission...
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    What were you doing at 11 years old?

    there was nothing to do - there was no Internet!
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    A couple of Lesters just posted on Facebook by Rumble Seat Music ...

    afaik 9-1998 is still available at Gruhn's? ... or at least one of the guitars bearing that serial number is.
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    We’re back!

    Thanks for the recovery, @MikeSlub
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    Current 1957 - 1958 Goldtops for sale...

    I asked the seller: "you are saying that the pickup rings, pickguard, jack plate, and poker chip are original to this guitar?" to which Allen Mance responded: "It has untouched solder joints on the harness. Non-stickford paf [sic!] pickups with square edges. The guitar is 100% legit and never...
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    He didn't have a booth, and my attendance was confined to Saturday morning, so I can't tell. I miss his expertise and generosity in sharing 'Burst experiences at events and here at the Forum
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    Why is there now Arlington guitar show thread? Where is @4string when you need him (and his pictorial reporting)? My take from Saturday: it was about 1/3 of the show it used to be: only the main hall was open. Gibson, Fuller, Dave Rogers, TW59 and many others absent. Present were: Abalone...
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    LPF Roll Call - sound off

    I support everything Mike says - as a 'Burst owner, and medical professional! GET VACCINATED, EVERYONE Werner (dual Moderna guy)
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    Current bursts for sale...

    He and I have exchanged messages that way.
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    Current bursts for sale...

    Ich vermisse Deine Beiträge hier!
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    Current bursts for sale...

    I have been observing / thinking the same thing. I got used to "one-owner, pristine" Bursts popping up on Denmark Street in previous years, and would treat such announcements with due scepticism. But these days, there are announcements of "attic discoveries" practically on a monthly basis...
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    Les Paul Juniors. Is everyone insane?!

    I miss my '55 which I sold recently on Reverb. Looking for full-scale 1957 single cut, "player grade". Refin ok, leaning posts, replaced parts OK.
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    Three Strats - 1955, 1959, 1965

    Awesome, Mike. Thanks for sharing
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    Grace under fire....

    Those bells ring a wonderful sound!!! Congratulations!!!