post your indeterminate or ambiguous color Telecasters

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  1. rze99

    rze99 Poster Extraordinaire

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    I like Teles that have an unusual or indeterminate colour. show yours. Here's mine, a greened ice blue after a '67 original.

    This was finished or me by Rich Rendall of Rendall's Restorations


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  2. Slim Chance

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    Nice. Almost looks like Sage Green.
     
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    Do you have any contact details for Rendalls Restorations other than the Facebook page?

    Thanks in advance.

    :) Peter
     
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  4. mexicanyella

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    That is a great color; it reminds me of sage too.
     
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  5. guitartwonk

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    That's a great colour - love it!

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    This has been 'refinished' in Top Shelf of the Shed Grey. Or Gray. Something a previous owner preferred to the original Butterscotch Blonde poly.
     
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    Dragon Fire pups only redeeming value, I hated this guitar.
     
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  10. rze99

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    Yeah.PMd
     
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    The finish colour on my 92 American Standard (Rutters bridge) could be considered "indeterminate or ambiguous" since it changes from dark blue to purple depending on the light that hits it. I believe Fender refers to it as midnight blue (?):

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    aka blurple
     
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    It appears the name of the guy who refinished the guitar for you is a bit ambiguous as well. :D

    This looks like it may have been a homemade sunburst at one time.
     
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    ebay purchase..best tele i ever played by far, whatever pickups are in there..do it for me...whatever it is...whatever color it was..its stunning in person..never really cared much about looks..its all sound to me..but this one gets left all over the house just to look at...considered finding him & sending some guitars his way...love em all worn in..
     
  15. rze99

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    Ah yes. Typo. Rich Rendall it is.
     
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    I was sort of going for a take on antigua/paisley... but it sort of became it's own thing

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    Removed the golden wolf... not a tele!
     
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    Very nice color indeed!
     
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  20. rze99

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    Yes steel wool knocking back shine and then a steel wool in vinegar mix applied with watercolour brushes and swabs of cotton wool.
     
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