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surf green/sea foam green?

Discussion in 'Telecaster Discussion Forum' started by bukowski, Apr 24, 2008.

  1. serialsteve

    serialsteve Tele-Holic

    May 14, 2003
    That is an understatement. I'm working on my Ferarri red shot next...

  2. Wild Rice Chris

    Wild Rice Chris Friend of Leo's

    Lighting and photos make a huge difference. Here are two pictures taken in natural light with the same camera three minutes apart.


    This is Seafoam Green, the back shot is more true to life on my monitor.

  3. Mountaintwanger

    Mountaintwanger Tele-Meister

    Jan 21, 2007
    North of Seattle

    What Tele is this?.......A 62 ri?.....

  4. Brendan

    Brendan Tele-Meister

    Feb 21, 2004

  5. ehawley

    ehawley Tele-Afflicted

    Jul 16, 2005
    Keyport, New Jersey
    Surf green all the way!!!:D


    A blonde and a surf green. The pictures don't do justice to the color. I like the "CYANer" color of the surf green. Surf green with a parchment guard!! Think "57 chevy"!:D

    actually, I remeber now,(senile moment) that is a mint guard on the surf green and parchment on the blonde

  6. JDRNoPro

    JDRNoPro Friend of Leo's

    Aug 13, 2007
    Wow!! Awhile back I was jonesin' for something surf or seafoam but thought I got that out of my system..........this thread disproved that. Some mighty beautiful greens, guys.


  7. DMRoller

    DMRoller Tele-Meister Silver Supporter

    Oh, the exquisite pain of it all. :D

    I've been GASsing for a seafoam green tele for quite awhile now. Hopefully some day.

    These have been some beautiful guitars.

    Take care.

  8. Joisey

    Joisey Tele-Holic

    Dec 30, 2007
    Northern NJ
    You can check out the COA in my gallery. It is a 1960's relic but the finish was not reliced. Only the bridge plate, tuners, neck pickup cover and strap buttons were slightly reliced. I seem to think this one pre dates the closet classics if only by a slim margin. I don't think it is a Cunetto but I need to take a peak under the hood to find out. My guess is that it is Fender's in house relicing as Cunetto was winding down. I picked it up in 2000 from my then co-worker/teacher for $1600. She is a keeper.

  9. utah man

    utah man NEW MEMBER!

    Apr 25, 2008
    Guitar ReRanch question

    [i'm new here]

    Help !!!
    Guitar ReRanch's sea foam / surf green color products.
    are these colors in bottles or spray cans ?
    what size are they ? 12 oz. ? 16 oz. ?

    cannot find this info on their site.
    btw, wow this stuff is real expensive !!!


    Last edited: Apr 25, 2008

  10. ThreePlyGuy

    ThreePlyGuy Friend of Leo's

    This geezer is GREEN with envy!

  11. Ti-Ron

    Ti-Ron TDPRI Member

    Aug 11, 2007
    Longueuil, Québec
    Too nice to be true! :p

  12. jwsamuel

    jwsamuel Friend of Leo's

    May 8, 2004
    Upper Holland, PA
    He has a huge problem....

    That couch is just not big enough!


  13. funff

    funff Tele-Holic

    Jan 26, 2008
    Can someone tell me what model of SD neck pickup that is? I've got the bridge one, but I need a neck pu just like that to finish a build. Thanks. Superb guitar, by the way! :p

  14. dilbone

    dilbone Tele-Afflicted

    Mar 4, 2008
    Bowling Green, Ohio
    I was never really a huge fan of the seafoam or surf green colors, but for my build it was either NOS Krylon "antique white" or "tidepool" and I don't like white guitars so I went with the "tidepool" hesitantly...

    I'm glad I did, I love it now...a very light color compared to some of them but it is just enough...


  15. robt57

    robt57 Telefied Ad Free Member

    Feb 29, 2004
    Portland, OR
    I liked the WD version, I forget what they called it Evergreen maybe?


  16. e-train

    e-train TDPRI Member

    Apr 21, 2006
    i owned a '67 tele that i bought thinking it was sea foam- i found it had an overspray & was in fact a much nicer color under the spray. My bud, saul Koll, removed the overspray & you can see it was much nicer. in the end i didn't love it as much as i thought i did & a guy from the hives bought it. for Bigsby goodness i now use my Koll.

    with overspray
    after overspray was removed

  17. Telegazer

    Telegazer Tele-Holic

    May 6, 2008
    Republic of Korea
    A little bit of both, maybe?


  18. PJ55

    PJ55 Poster Extraordinaire

    Mar 27, 2003
    Philadelphia, PA
    Brendan....what is the guitar with the P90s? Never seen one of those before.
    Very cool.

  19. robt57

    robt57 Telefied Ad Free Member

    Feb 29, 2004
    Portland, OR
    I put Reranch in the same category as Callaham. I am all for Capitalism, but when your customers need prep H after a purchase, you get crossed off my list first. Just like I refuse to pay 69 cents a lb for banannas a the store. If you don't show that you refuse to pay such prices, blah blah blah...

    That said, who ever else chooses to do so will receive no critisism from me for doing so. But for myself, I just won't so it, period.

  20. paddikins

    paddikins TDPRI Member

    Dec 6, 2008
    Torbay, England
    That is one hell of a collection.

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