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Show me the finish of your 60's Telecaster

Discussion in 'Vintage Tele Discussion Forum (pre-1974)' started by Major Gruber, Jun 16, 2013.

  1. Major Gruber

    Major Gruber Tele-Afflicted

    Feb 24, 2012
    Colombes France
    Love it. I love worn guitars. The nuances in this blonde color look incredible. If it's like this in pix, it must be even greater in reality. Thanks for sharing.
     

  2. gtrfinder

    gtrfinder Former Member

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    Mar 18, 2007
    Ft. Worth, Texas
    Does no finish count?

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  3. Major Gruber

    Major Gruber Tele-Afflicted

    Feb 24, 2012
    Colombes France
     

  4. max1973

    max1973 TDPRI Member

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    May 20, 2013
    You're right, I checked today and it's a January 69 stamp.
     

  5. fiestared69

    fiestared69 TDPRI Member

    91
    Jan 7, 2008
    The Ozarks
    here are a couple of mine , 1969 fiesta Red in mint condition , my 68' player with the pickguard off so you can see how it is aged !
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  6. Major Gruber

    Major Gruber Tele-Afflicted

    Feb 24, 2012
    Colombes France
    Gorgeous. Is this Fiesta red finish original?
     

  7. fiestared69

    fiestared69 TDPRI Member

    91
    Jan 7, 2008
    The Ozarks
    Yes sir ! I have the all the case candy that came with it as well , the guitar is in mint condition.
     

  8. Radspin

    Radspin Friend of Leo's Silver Supporter

    Mar 7, 2008
    Long Island, NY
    Holy cr*p, that Fiesta Red one is my dream guitar. When I bought my blond '69 I really wanted a red one, waited six weeks to get one...and then the music store told me they were no longer available in red (ugh). Since I was 14 at the time my father called around and said the only colors available in the music stores near me were blond, sunburst (which I hated) pink paisley and blue flower (which I also hated). So I bought my blond one, which I still have. I've learned to like the color over the years but a Fiesta Red or Candy Apple Red '69 Tele would be my dream guitar.

    ...And about 15 years ago I bought a pink paisley MIJ re-issue :-}
     

  9. MichaelAa

    MichaelAa Tele-Holic

    930
    Jun 9, 2012
    Norway
    Wow, that fiesta red is just fantastic :) Not many of those around!
     

  10. fiestared69

    fiestared69 TDPRI Member

    91
    Jan 7, 2008
    The Ozarks
    I bought a pink paisley about 12 years ago !
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  11. MichaelAa

    MichaelAa Tele-Holic

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    Jun 9, 2012
    Norway
    I love the paisleys, and yours look especially nice. Any chance of more pics? ;-)
     

  12. fiestared69

    fiestared69 TDPRI Member

    91
    Jan 7, 2008
    The Ozarks
    Fiesta Red is my favorite Color !!!!

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  13. Major Gruber

    Major Gruber Tele-Afflicted

    Feb 24, 2012
    Colombes France
    Wow! Are the strats original too?
     

  14. fiestared69

    fiestared69 TDPRI Member

    91
    Jan 7, 2008
    The Ozarks
    Sure ! here are a couple more and I'll transport somemore to photobucket and post them for you later.
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    Back stage with Brad comparing our Paisleys they are 2 digits apart in serial number!
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  15. fiestared69

    fiestared69 TDPRI Member

    91
    Jan 7, 2008
    The Ozarks
    no I wish they were,:(, both of them are custom shop reissues 57 & 62
     

  16. fiestared69

    fiestared69 TDPRI Member

    91
    Jan 7, 2008
    The Ozarks
    a couple more Paisley pics !

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  17. fiestared69

    fiestared69 TDPRI Member

    91
    Jan 7, 2008
    The Ozarks
    one more !- Brad playing my Paisley before he takes it on stage and plays "Wrapped around" with it !

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  18. TerryOz

    TerryOz Tele-Holic

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    Mar 25, 2003
    South Australia
    Think you might take a moment to let us know about the Brad Paisley get together?
     

  19. MichaelAa

    MichaelAa Tele-Holic

    930
    Jun 9, 2012
    Norway
    Thanks so much for sharing. Are those color quite accurate? The faded clear is just so golden and incredibly nice on yours. One of the nicest guitars I`ve ever seen!
     

  20. fiestared69

    fiestared69 TDPRI Member

    91
    Jan 7, 2008
    The Ozarks
    Brad is one of the nicest guys in the industry !!! we talked gear and the possibility of him buying my 68' paisley. I really enjoyed meeting him and spending sometime backstage !
     

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