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Ugly Telecasters: Let's See 'Em

Discussion in 'Telecaster Discussion Forum' started by 8trackmind, Dec 28, 2019.

  1. telemnemonics

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    Owned by a roto rooter guy?
     
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    39martind18 Friend of Leo's

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    These are my ugliest, take your choice! Incidentally they're both purty to me! _547.JPG 20170102_215255_001.jpg
     
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  3. TeleTown

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    Posted this one awhile back. Ugly as hell but its one of my best feeling and sound teles I own. She was a partscaster pawn shop find about 5 yrs ago. A nice fat neck, 6lbs even. No idea what the pups are. Just a great sounding tele that will stay with me for good. securedownload.jpg
     
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    Both are pretty beat up
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  6. 8trackmind

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    Thanks. The idea behind this one was; what if fender had sold out to another company and what would they look like in the sears catalog? It's a guitar mill partscaster that was assembled with a 50s "baseball bat" neck and a ash body with a 62 bridge pickup and a twisted tele neck pickup. I wanted something that was both unique and had a sense of humor.
     
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    But fixable with a light sanding and res pray.
     
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    20191228_221211.jpg not ugly tele - I think this is inspired by JGarcia's Tiger guit

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    inside: pick pocket. . .
     
  9. sonny wolf

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    A 1960s style Tele is a beautiful thing but the hideous paint job of the Joe Strummer roadworn Tele certainly ruined it!!

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  10. TeleTown

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    Yea, I gave that idea some thought when I bought it, but it sounds and feels to damn good to gamble. Hell, no one seems to care when im out gigging it. If it aint broke!
     
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  12. oatsoda

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    Bought one of these for $50, sold it for $250. Ugly, gone.
     
  13. Recce

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    See the one on the left? That’s not my favorite color. It is still that color because it plays wonderfully and I left well enough alone.
     

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  15. Gary in Boston

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    I don't own one but when the photo finish ones start going bad it's pretty ugly.

    Gary
     
  16. Chuckster

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    Here's my ugly...

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  17. RodeoTex

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    Maybe they're all ugly.
    A matter of perspective I guess.
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  20. RodeoTex

    RodeoTex Doctor of Teleocity

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    Sorry Chuck, that's just too cool to qualify.
     
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