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Well apparently SOMEONE reads the threads at TDPRI: The Starcaster has returned.

Discussion in 'Bad Dog Cafe' started by Blazer, Jan 25, 2013.

  1. Blazer

    Blazer Doctor of Teleocity

    Age:
    40
    Dec 2, 2003
    The Netherlands
    But that someone is not a Fender employee.
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    Meet the Fano Alt de Facto GF6

    http://www.fanoguitars.com/altdefactoGF6.html

    And the good thing about Fano guitars is that they'll build you one according to your exact wishes, don't like p-90's no problem they'll make you one with wide range humbuckers.

    They also have a bass version.
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  2. AirBagTester

    AirBagTester Friend of Leo's

    Nov 7, 2010
    Maryland
  3. TheRumRunner

    TheRumRunner Tele-Afflicted

    There are some very nice gits on that site. I'm assuming all custom builds?

    DW
     
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  5. TheRumRunner

    TheRumRunner Tele-Afflicted

    Yupp...

    "Each Fano guitar is individually handcrafted one at a time, so no two are alike. "

    DW
     
  6. src9000

    src9000 Poster Extraordinaire

  7. Tidepoolbay

    Tidepoolbay Friend of Leo's

    Jan 27, 2009
    Franklin New Jersey
    I love what Fano is doing.

    I played one of his guitars and was amazed!
    Great guitars!
     
  8. Doug 54

    Doug 54 Poster Extraordinaire

    Dec 12, 2004
    Ohio
    IS the guitar 25 1/2" scale?

    I dont think it is-- that is far from Starcaster territory
     
  9. purpletele

    purpletele Friend of Leo's

    Antigua or go home.

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  10. The pickguard seems oddly-shaped, but the bass is making my pants tight.
     
  11. Bones

    Bones Doctor of Teleocity

    Dec 31, 2005
    Luddite Island, NY
    Whats going on here?
     
  12. Jakedog

    Jakedog Doctor of Teleocity

    Mar 26, 2003
    The North Coast
    I just had the exact same thought...
     
  13. TheGoodTexan

    TheGoodTexan Doctor of Teleocity

    Apr 28, 2003
    Nashville, TN
    You were thinking about BigDaddy's tight pants?:D
     
  14. misterbluesman

    misterbluesman Tele-Holic

    764
    Apr 19, 2012
    South Carolina
    I don't like it personally. I like symmetry, and that looks like a 335 with a droopy side.
     
  15. Bob Mc

    Bob Mc Friend of Leo's

    Mar 17, 2003
    Mo'town NJ
    Holy Nocentelli, I friggin LOVE IT. (especially the burst with worn nickel).

    32" scale must be a typo, RIGHT???
     
  16. Scantron08

    Scantron08 Tele-Afflicted

    Jul 14, 2010
    Jackson, MS
    Exactly what I was thinking. Are these to spec?
     
  17. Bones

    Bones Doctor of Teleocity

    Dec 31, 2005
    Luddite Island, NY
    still trying to figure out what this has to do with a starcaster or someone who reads this forum.
     
  18. elicross

    elicross Poster Extraordinaire

    Aug 26, 2010
    SC
    Bones, the Fano guitar looks very similar to a Fender Starcaster. The pic Purpletele posted is of an actual Starcaster, so you can see the similarities.
     
  19. StratBluesRock

    StratBluesRock Friend of Leo's

    May 3, 2012
    Connecticut, USA
    I could see that making a VERY good slide axe.
     
  20. THRASHOCASTER

    THRASHOCASTER Tele-Meister

    198
    Oct 2, 2012
    toledo
    Assymetry is one thing. But the offset F-holes? I can't get past it. And I've never laid a tape measure on a guitar, anywhere.
     
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