SNAKE! (sort of) -CAN

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SNAKE! (sort of) -CAN

Post by Barry on Mon Mar 26, 2012 10:12 pm

Came across this strange pretend slithery thingy
MIK?
Not sure what it is, but guessing late 80's?
A bit pricey methinks, even with an amp. CAD$399

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Re: SNAKE! (sort of) -CAN

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Re: SNAKE! (sort of) -CAN

Post by Barry on Mon Mar 26, 2012 10:51 pm

Right. Missed that.
Sorry Embarassed

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Post by EvilVOG on Mon Mar 26, 2012 10:53 pm

no biggie, apparently the old one is still up so this is a completely new ad for the same guitar.

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Re: SNAKE! (sort of) -CAN

Post by The Chad on Tue Mar 27, 2012 9:23 am

I want that guitar... just too far away from Pennsylvania. Probably won't ship it.

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Re: SNAKE! (sort of) -CAN

Post by Iceman on Tue Mar 27, 2012 8:43 pm

Dimensions are pretty quirky. 2 coil tap switches, one for each pup...

That stacked "single-coil" when split can shriek sumpthin' awe-fully (good). Razz

Does not appear to be a finish from the custom shop though... Suspect

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Post by The Chad on Wed Mar 28, 2012 9:24 am

You're right, it doesn't appear to be factory. Any snakeskin from that time would've been real snakeskin, not a paintjob like that one appears to be.

But I'm still gassing for it. Laughing

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Re: SNAKE! (sort of) -CAN

Post by mortarman120gang11c on Thu Mar 29, 2012 1:52 pm

You are correct sir. i looked into this one and it is indeed a paint job and not the real snakeskin.

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Re: SNAKE! (sort of) -CAN

Post by The Chad on Thu Mar 29, 2012 1:57 pm

Which is even better for me, I don't want actual skin. Too weird for me. Smile Not scared of snakes or anything, just don't want skin on my guitar. I'll use a leather strap no problem, though. Laughing

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Post by Westbone on Thu Mar 29, 2012 3:28 pm

Might be a face lift? or a boob job Laughing

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SNAKE! Part Deux?

Post by Barry on Mon Apr 23, 2012 5:25 pm

Dunno if this is the same geetar or not. This new ad just surfaced:
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Re: SNAKE! (sort of) -CAN

Post by Iceman on Mon Apr 23, 2012 7:46 pm

Barry wrote:Dunno if this is the same geetar or not. This new ad just surfaced:
LINK

Your suspicions are correct, Barry. Same old same old.

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Post by The Chad on Wed Apr 25, 2012 8:25 am

I called and tried to buy it, but they wouldn't ship it due to insurance issues. Sad

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