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Let's see some tortoiseshell!

Discussion in 'Other Guitars, other instruments' started by Otis Fine, Jun 16, 2017.

  1. ac15

    ac15 Poster Extraordinaire Ad Free Member

    May 9, 2005
    CHICAGO, IL.
    Spitfire tort guard on my shell pink "Thin Skin" Jazzmaster:

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    Original red tort on my 73 P-bass:

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  2. ReaL Madras

    ReaL Madras Tele-Afflicted

    Apr 8, 2012
    I have quite a few: IMG_2219.JPG IMG_7016.JPG IMG_7398.JPG IMG_5771.JPG IMG_0699.JPG IMG_0460.JPG IMG_0448.JPG IMG_0387.JPG

    I have at least one more but no photo.
     

  3. paparoof

    paparoof Tele-Meister

    382
    Dec 22, 2013
    minneapolis
    I saw that guitar in person yesterday. Took my daughter on the Paisley Park tour. I spend a good deal of time staring at it.
     
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  4. brookdalebill

    brookdalebill Telefied Ad Free Member

    Age:
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    Nov 15, 2009
    Austin, Tx
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  5. jaybones

    jaybones Tele-Afflicted

    Red tortoise on Baltic blue Affinity P body.
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    Brown tortoise on black jazz bass.
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  6. ReaL Madras

    ReaL Madras Tele-Afflicted

    Apr 8, 2012
    Thanks, a bit of a story there that I posted on here previously.
     

  7. 5595bassman

    5595bassman Tele-Meister

    Age:
    69
    445
    Oct 4, 2009
    Montreal Canada

  8. jd53

    jd53 TDPRI Member

    35
    Dec 29, 2011
    Pittsburgh

  9. jvin248

    jvin248 Friend of Leo's

    Apr 18, 2014
    Near Detroit, MI
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    Here's mine .. Esquire with 4-way switch wired like a two single coil Tele with a 4-way.
    Oh, the previous pictures are Inching me closer to finally getting tort guards for my Epi Junior and Fender Strat (both black bodies).


    BlacknTort_Tele_170114sm.jpg
     

  10. RodeoTex

    RodeoTex Poster Extraordinaire

    Sep 14, 2005
    Nueces Strip
    My Olympic white Jimmie Vaughn has a tort guard on it, as do most i think.
    Other than that i have no tortoise.
     

  11. zippofan

    zippofan Tele-Meister

    395
    Mar 16, 2014
    Pennsylvania
    My only guitar with a tortoise pickguard
    gandltribute.jpg
     

  12. Mase

    Mase TDPRI Member

    73
    Apr 20, 2016
    Australia
    Jvin, that would be d%m near perfect ( for me)with a chrome bucker. Well done.
     

  13. telesiwin

    telesiwin TDPRI Member

    44
    Jan 1, 2011
    Cynthiana, Kentucky
    jbp 2.JPG My J.B.Player telecaster double bound jbp 2.JPG
     

  14. dannew02

    dannew02 Friend of Leo's

    Apr 2, 2010
    Erin Prarie, WI

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