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    Default Re: Ultimate SDUG Pointies - Preliminaries.

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    Too bad - that diamond plate Kelly would have so been in!

    Gonna be tough to pick 10....I think I've got at least 12 serious contenders...
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    Default Re: Ultimate SDUG Pointies - Preliminaries.

    I'm still not clear about pointy(er) superstrats i.e. guitars that are generally Strat-shaped but with a pointy headstock and pointier horns (which is basically all I have).

    Personally I think there should be a different thread for those because of the sheer amount of competition from certain individuals here but it'd be funny that when the time came they would be considered too pointy
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    A pointy headstock DOES NOT make it a pointy. Must be body points. You are referring to superstrats. There will be a superstrat category.
    Quote Originally Posted by jon the art guy View Post
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    Quote Originally Posted by Aceman View Post
    A pointy headstock DOES NOT make it a pointy. Must be body points. You are referring to superstrats. There will be a superstrat category.
    will there be an "other" category- a place for homemades, oddballs, beaters, and the like?
    Nothing submitted in other contests allowed..hey maybe even an ultimate Sg, and Tele?
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    Quote Originally Posted by cakire82 View Post
    I can't believe you have sold this beast.
    That was one guitar that I would not have sold had finances allowed me so. Had bills to pay and GAS to feed. On the positive side I sold it for nearly double what I paid for it. Yet at the same time I feel like I abandoned a newborn infant. I suck.

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    Quote Originally Posted by JOEBACCA View Post
    That was one guitar that I would not have sold had finances allowed me so. Had bills to pay and GAS to feed. On the positive side I sold it for nearly double what I paid for it. Yet at the same time I feel like I abandoned a newborn infant. I suck.
    Isn't that the worst? I let a couple of monsters go to prove to the EX wife that I could be fiscally responsible. A fat lot of good that did!

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    Gear > Women
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    I'm soooooo jealous about the WR-1. It's the perfect guitar; fantastic to play, balances well even when seated and *great* reach for the upper frets. The sound is bright tight and very articulate. In summary it could only be more awesome if it had **** and was on fire!
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    Quote Originally Posted by MetalManiac View Post
    will there be an "other" category- a place for homemades, oddballs, beaters, and the like?
    Nothing submitted in other contests allowed..hey maybe even an ultimate Sg, and Tele?
    See original post on ultimate guitar stuff - but yes. Many categories.
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    Quote Originally Posted by DrNewcenstein View Post
    Gear > Women

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    Quote Originally Posted by DrNewcenstein View Post
    Gear > Women
    For the simple fact I can palm mute anytime.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Vengeance View Post
    For the simple fact I can palm mute anytime.
    You can palm mute a woman, it's called a backhand
    Quote Originally Posted by DrNewcenstein View Post
    Gear > Women
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    In Metal we learn that "This one goes to 11", and that 11 is one more than 10.

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    Quote Originally Posted by AdamBrad View Post
    You can palm mute a woman, it's called a backhand
    The class is immeasurable.

    As is the truth...
    Quote Originally Posted by jon the art guy View Post
    Aceman, your advice was a rich tapestry of hard-fought research, blood, sweat and tears and the homespun wisdom we've all learned to expect and relish from our itinerant face-painted lunatic. I would like to award you a internet trophy for "best comment on a proco rat discussion". Let it be written in the annals of history; Aceman sure as heck helped.

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    I feel I should add a disclaimer to the previous statement (before I get flamed) that I, in no way, agree with it
    Quote Originally Posted by DrNewcenstein View Post
    Gear > Women
    Quote Originally Posted by Aceman View Post
    In Metal we learn that "This one goes to 11", and that 11 is one more than 10.

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    Quote Originally Posted by AdamBrad View Post
    You can palm mute a woman, it's called a backhand
    Son, you have been sig'd.

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    Default Re: Ultimate SDUG Pointies - Preliminaries.

    Ok, I've narrowed down my One Pointy for the poll:

    It's the WarAngel:

    Quote Originally Posted by Brown Note View Post
    I'm soooooo jealous about the WR-1. It's the perfect guitar; fantastic to play, balances well even when seated and *great* reach for the upper frets. The sound is bright tight and very articulate. In summary it could only be more awesome if it had **** and was on fire!
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    Default Re: Ultimate SDUG Pointies - Preliminaries.

    Some seriously awesome guitars in this thread, but also some very very ugly ones. Some people don't seem to get what "pointy" means.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Varg View Post
    Some seriously awesome guitars in this thread, but also some very very ugly ones. Some people don't seem to get what "pointy" means.
    I don't follow...?

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    Default Re: Ultimate SDUG Pointies - Preliminaries.

    My vote is to the Punshier Explorer because it looks nice and legal paper work from marvel.

    How much did that end up costing?

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    Default Re: Ultimate SDUG Pointies - Preliminaries.

    I think he means the Parker and that Washburn that only has a pointy headstock.

    "Pointy" refers to Walocks and Warriors and King Vs and Rhoadses and Explorers and Flying Vs and those types. A pointy headstock does not constitute a "pointy guitar".
    Quote Originally Posted by Brown Note View Post
    I'm soooooo jealous about the WR-1. It's the perfect guitar; fantastic to play, balances well even when seated and *great* reach for the upper frets. The sound is bright tight and very articulate. In summary it could only be more awesome if it had **** and was on fire!
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