What?! Blue is for Blues

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  1. guitarmikey

    guitarmikey Tele-Afflicted

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    Let's see all BLUE guitars by posting in this thread.

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    I’ll be on to it just on the way to a lunch. ...
     
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    I rather like blue guitars and I've built most of them. It's a bit embarrassing to see them all together but what the H. I buy them all used or build them from used parts. Keeps the costs down.

    I'm missing some I'd like. I'd really like a big Gibson semi in a faded Pelham Blue.. but really, I count my blessings. They all get played in rotation I keep as many out as I can also my other guitarist in the band and singer borrow them and use them so they don't sit in cases.


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    AVRI '64 2012 (my avatar) 500 of these made.
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    Custom Build Daphne Blue Warmoth birdseye maple Voodoo pickups (2019)
    Custom Build MJT Aged Ice Blue Telecaster, rosewood (2017)
    Custom Build Ocean Blue Metallic Telecaster, rosewood (2018)
    Custom Build Sonic Blue Relic Telecaster, rosewood (2017)
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    Custom Build Thinline with Bigsby, Blue Ice Metallic, Rexter Guitars, 2013
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    Fender American Vintage '52 Reissue Telecaster relic refin thin skin Daphne Blue (2005)




    Fender Custom Shop 1963 Relic Telecaster, Blue Ice Metallic Time Machine Series (2015). It's the standard my builds and the others are judged by
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    '62 doublebound style build in Old Lake Placid Blue with Fender American Original '60s neck and AVRI 62 pickups
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    Custom Build Daphne Blue Warmoth birdseye maple Voodoo pickups (2019)
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    Custom Build MJT Aged metallic Blue Telecaster, Fender '60s rosewood neck Oil City pickups (2017)
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    Custom Build Ocean Blue Metallic thin skin Telecaster, All parts rosewood Fender '64 pickups (2018)
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    Custom Build Sonic Blue Relic Telecaster, Fender rosewood neck, '62 and '64 pickups (2017)
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    Custom Build Stratocaster Aged Sonic Blue nitro and rosewood, Semour Duncan ss3 and Fender CS '69 pickups, Wudtone “Constant Pivot Holy Grail” vintage style tremolo (2018)
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    Custom Build Thinline with Bigsby, Blue Ice Metallic thin nitro, Rexter Guitars https://rexterguitars.co.uk/, 2013.

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    Fender American Original '60s Jazzmaster, Turquoise Blue (2019)
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    oh and my Fender American Vintage '52 Reissue Telecaster relic refin thin skin Daphne Blue (2005)
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    Blue burst G&L; it’s also more blue than it looks.

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    Midnight Caribbean Les Paul; it’s actually more blue than it looks.

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    Blue sparkly tele I built

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    Its the Blue Leather Strap that really pushes her over the Blues Edge. . . LPB Bullet.
     
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    I knew you'd deliver! Always tasteful and it's good to see them all in one place.

    As you know I'm using Rexter for my sonic blue thinline Tele - others may like to know that his instagram account has a very healthy proportion of blues on it.
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  13. rze99

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    Jolly good and I’m looking forward to that NGD post. Jon is a very good guy.
     
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    Looks green, but it’s Lake Placid Blue circa 1971


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    Blue looks great on a Tele:cool: Here are the two that I have in blue~ IMG_20190425_142714427.jpg IMG_20190823_102158696.jpg
     
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  17. nopicknick

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    Added some more "blue" today with an AO 60s tele.

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    Really? That’s all ?
    You know you’re still holding a dozen or so back ;)
     
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    Here they are together

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