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Blue guitars love them or hate them?

Discussion in 'Other Guitars, other instruments' started by Southpole, Mar 30, 2017.

  1. dannew02

    dannew02 Friend of Leo's

    Apr 2, 2010
    Erin Prarie, WI
    Is that a Dean, or a Hamer (or something else entirely?) Whatever it is, it's gorgeous.
     

  2. dannew02

    dannew02 Friend of Leo's

    Apr 2, 2010
    Erin Prarie, WI
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    I had this, everything I needed to assemble (other than time to do it, or $ to pay to have it done) I wish I had finished it.
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    I had this for a while waaaaaay back in the 90's.
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    A "Blue Suede" Dano. I'd play it while wearing the hospital scrubs that were nearly identical color, kinda funny. The stickers were only on for a couple shows.
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    A partscaster I made, I ended up parting it back out to finish another guitar. I think this is my favorite Strat color combo, though.
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    An 81 Matsumoku Skylark, the guitar I always wanted since I was a kid. I just don't have any good pics of it.
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  3. Rideoften

    Rideoften TDPRI Member

    52
    Jan 22, 2012
    Orlando Fl
    I'm in.
     

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  4. igor5

    igor5 TDPRI Member

    Age:
    35
    95
    Nov 28, 2016
    Brazil
    My first partcaster was a sonic blue strat. I really love it.
     

  5. tonyj

    tonyj Tele-Holic

    913
    May 23, 2011
    Alberta, Canada
    My 2001 Gibson Les Paul Studio Limited Run Teal Blue (Flip-flop) model with it's DeMarzio HB's.

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  6. tonyj

    tonyj Tele-Holic

    913
    May 23, 2011
    Alberta, Canada
    Whoops sorry, double posts!
     
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  7. tonyj

    tonyj Tele-Holic

    913
    May 23, 2011
    Alberta, Canada
    A couple of other "Blue" guitars I own, and yes I do like 'Blue' and 'Blues'.

    A 1999 G&L ASAT Custom Special, in 'Emerald' Blue and a not often seen 2011 Gibson Limited Edition EB11 Les Paul Junior Bass guitar in Pelham Blue

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  8. swampyankee

    swampyankee Tele-Meister

    363
    Feb 5, 2015
    Southeastern MA
    About 15 years ago when I could afford a "real" Stratocaster again, I went looking for an Olympic White/maple board one like I had back in the day. Until I walked into the music store and saw a daphne blue Strat with maple board and MOP pickguard and it was like a light shown down upon it from heaven! A gorgeous piece I knew I just had to have. I've since sold it, but it was a beauty!
    I've been round and round with the color of my AmStd Tele, from the original black, to sunburst, never completely happy with it. I finally had it repainted in Ice Blue Metallic, and now it's "the one"!

    I guess I like blue, eh..
     

  9. Zepfan

    Zepfan Friend of Leo's

    Nov 30, 2013
    Horn Lake, MS
    This is awesome. Lots of work went into this.
     

  10. richiek65

    richiek65 Tele-Holic

    A fella auditioned for our band a year or so ago.. he played a Knaggs into a Friedman head and quad box.. what a sound!
     

  11. logankolarick

    logankolarick Tele-Meister

    230
    May 23, 2017
    Tennessee
    I love most blues! I don't however like navy blue. I wear a lot of black, so navy blue doesn't look too good on me. If it's lighter I can totally get behind it!
     

  12. black_doug

    black_doug Tele-Afflicted

    Gonna have to say no to blue. It just doesn't do anything for me.
     

  13. Danjabellza

    Danjabellza Tele-Afflicted

    Sep 22, 2014
    Pahrump, nv
    I've always been intrigued by Pelham blue. I had an agave blue strat for a while. Inactually likes it a lot, butvtraded it for my acoustic.
     

  14. Tootone

    Tootone Tele-Meister

    176
    Sep 4, 2015
    Perth WA
    All my guitars are red-ish. But that's been due to opportunistic buying habits (bargains) coinciding with guitars that make the grade.

    I've never stumbled across a blue guitar in my journey but would love to have one or more...

    In fact ... I have only 2 pins on Pinterest

    1) Blue Stratocaster
    2) Blue PRS

    I am always searching for circa 1997 Strats in Midnight Blue to match my '97 Candy Apple Red. When I bought the C.A.R in 97, there was a Midnight Blue right next to it, but it had a maple fingerboard, and I wanted rosewood.

    Not found one yet.
     
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  15. stephenyi

    stephenyi Tele-Meister

    423
    Apr 14, 2009
    naperville, il
    Nothing but love from me

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  16. murdude

    murdude TDPRI Member

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    Jun 16, 2017
    Brantford, Ontario

  17. Southpole

    Southpole Tele-Meister

    431
    Apr 10, 2014
    WellingtonNZ
    Starting to think that blue bass guitars are much rarer than blue six strings!
     

  18. viccortes285

    viccortes285 Tele-Meister

    Age:
    68
    371
    Jan 14, 2017
    Phoenix
    Love them

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    In Blue.
     
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  19. savofenno

    savofenno Tele-Afflicted

    Feb 16, 2010
    Sweden
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    Those are like G&L LPB, Fender LPB is little more blue than these, or it is called for something else. My fave of blues.
    I can see this difference in my G&L Lecagy and Fender Precision Bass.
    Sonic Blue is pretty too.
     

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