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Show us your Strat

Discussion in 'Stratocaster Discussion Forum' started by MEL_P, Jan 25, 2006.

  1. awasson

    awasson Friend of Leo's Gold Supporter

    Age:
    54
    Nov 18, 2010
    Vancouver
    Really nice looking guitar! I was going to give you a hard time for blocking that nice Wilkinson 2 point bridge but I can’t argue with the idea of that convertible Trem that locks when the arm is dropped. That sounds perfect.
     

  2. Caferacer501

    Caferacer501 TDPRI Member

    Age:
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    27
    Nov 7, 2017
    California
    This is my 54 replica that I built a few years back. It’s accurate and has Custom Shop Abby wound 54 pickups. D0C98ECC-E9A9-4C1D-9656-9567AD95CBB2.jpeg 2B6AD567-F1D0-4856-821B-E46EEAACEE44.jpeg
     

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  3. zippofan

    zippofan Tele-Holic

    632
    Mar 16, 2014
    Pennsylvania
    My one and only Strat, as I gave my old Kramer Focus copy to my son (he makes it sing!)
    MIM Standard with maple top, it had been hanging at my local mom and pop for a bit so they made me a nice deal a couple years back. Pickups are now Rose Robustas (had Keystones in when this pic was taken), trem parts from Callaham and KGC, locking Fender tuners, and upgraded wiring harness with bridge tone control.
    I like to set it up to float, took me awhile to get it to stay in tune but it does very nicely now with 9s. I still can't get over how good the Rose pickups sound, especially for the price. The Keystones were nice, but the Rose, wow, they sound like the Strat sound in my head.

    It's a fun guitar that I pick up when I want trem.


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  4. Dog Boy

    Dog Boy NEW MEMBER!

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    May 22, 2011
    Nashville TN
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    Good ole partscaster. MIM body, Warmoth quartersawn scalloped neck, SS jumbos, EMG DG20, All Callaham hardware.
     
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  5. JDB2

    JDB2 Tele-Meister

    134
    Jan 24, 2017
    Scottsdale, Arizona
    My "Strat" is a 1998 G&L Legacy. Legacy.jpg
     
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  6. Billnchristy

    Billnchristy Tele-Holic

    814
    Sep 21, 2017
    Georgia
    Here are all of ours (not including 2 squiers I am donating to girls rock).

    Squier affinity indo with rose mariposas
    MDX custom
    Partscaster with Seymour Duncan humbuckers
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  7. William SantAna

    William SantAna Tele-Meister

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    31
    141
    Aug 22, 2017
    Brazil
    My partscaster won a new rosewood neck!

    It turns from that:

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    to that:

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    :D:D:D:D:D:D:D:D:D:D:D:D:D:D:D:D:D:D
     
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  8. Chip

    Chip Tele-Afflicted

    Age:
    50
    Feb 25, 2005
    Northfield Center, Ohio
    How are you going to change the neck on the mini version?
     
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  9. Sparky2

    Sparky2 Tele-Afflicted

    Age:
    59
    Apr 15, 2017
    Harvest, Alabama
    My 2017 Corona, California limited edition Sandblasted Sunburst Stratocaster.

    The most weird and wonderful guitar in my collection.
    So vividly textured, and so deep and dark in colour and tones.

    I love love love this guitar.
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  10. AAT65

    AAT65 Friend of Leo's

    Age:
    53
    May 29, 2016
    Edinburgh, Scotland
    There’s my 1989 MIK Squier Stratocaster hanging out with my Tele and P-bass.

    Finish is Olympic White, nicely yellowed now. I changed the original white scratchplate, knobs etc to a real cheap Chinese set from eBay (black looks so much better, but I can’t help thinking I could have gone tortoiseshell...) and replaced the ceramic pickups with a set of vintage-style pickups from Alexander Priborya (very good value for money). There’s a thread over on Strat-talk where you can read all about it...
    http://www.strat-talk.com/threads/squier-strat-ebay-refit.402853/
     

  11. moosie

    moosie Doctor of Teleocity Silver Supporter

    Age:
    61
    Jul 18, 2010
    Western Connecticut
    If I'm in this thread, it was a long time ago, links probably dead. Here are some new shots. A pair of 2012 CS. '57 Candy Apple Red, and '63 Ice Blue Metallic.


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  12. WriteNoob

    WriteNoob Tele-Meister

    2016 Eric Johnson Rosewood, with Fishman Fluence pups. I need the noiseless, and the Fishmans sound amazing, IMHO. IMG_0964.JPG IMG_0141.JPG
     
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  13. tomtama

    tomtama TDPRI Member Silver Supporter

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    Jul 23, 2016
    Taunton
    I just picked this up this week. It's a 2016 Limited Edition Elite Strat.

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  14. Asmith

    Asmith Friend of Leo's

    Age:
    22
    Nov 27, 2014
    Morley, England
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  15. moosie

    moosie Doctor of Teleocity Silver Supporter

    Age:
    61
    Jul 18, 2010
    Western Connecticut
    "Agave Blue", found on some MIMs (only?) seems to be nearly identical, too, FYI.

    I love the color, but not the vintage or aged ones. The yellowed clear coat makes it turn metallic sewage green. Or something.
     

  16. Asmith

    Asmith Friend of Leo's

    Age:
    22
    Nov 27, 2014
    Morley, England
    I think it was the Fender elite thinline that grabbed my attention, best experience with trying a guitar instore.
     

  17. Artslap

    Artslap Tele-Holic Silver Supporter

    Age:
    50
    702
    Mar 17, 2014
    Sydney, Australia
    This arrived last week.

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  18. 2blue2

    2blue2 Friend of Leo's

    Jul 20, 2013
    Island of Oahu
    1980 usa made squire, note has Fender nut insert.

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    1979 Lead 1 very strat like, lots of authentic checking + patina.


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    Pocket knife style lefty fret markers so it must of belonged to hendrix ~ just kidding

    Home made koa top under construction

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    The Brainy memorial builds. These are not mine anymore but i still owned one a week ago.
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  19. Dismalhead

    Dismalhead Poster Extraordinaire

    Age:
    55
    Feb 16, 2014
    Auburn, California

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