...what are the top 3 favorite guitars that you own?

Discussion in 'Guitar & Gear Reviews' started by peterjcb, Aug 3, 2018.

  1. Bertotti

    Bertotti Country Gent

    Jul 20, 2017
    South Dakota
    Wow, both of those are great looking guitars.
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    Pancrat-o-caster, Martin OM-18, G6118T 125th LTV LH... These are the only ones around at present.
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  3. Charlie westside

    Charlie westside Synchromatic

    Jul 27, 2018
    Sylmar Califirnia
    For me, out if 9 it would have to be
    Martin DC16 RGTE
    Gretsch G 5230 T
    US Fender Hwy 1 Strat with noiseless pick ups.

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  4. larryb

    larryb Gretschified

    Oct 29, 2012
    Greenville, SC
    I cant pic the top 3.....only my top #1.....my surf green 2009 American Standard Tele
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  5. drmilktruck

    drmilktruck Gretschified

    May 17, 2009
    Plymouth, MN
    My three favorites would be my 2006 6120JR in blue, 64 Corvette, and Martin 00-17.
  6. Likeabrave

    Likeabrave Synchromatic

    Feb 11, 2010
    Las Vegas, Nevada
    1. The perfect hollow body (IMO)[​IMG]
    2. The one on the left (close though)[​IMG]
    3. Taylor 456CE 12 string -Sitka top with Ovangkol back and sides [​IMG]
  7. not_man_davo

    not_man_davo Gretschie

    Feb 13, 2015
    I know nothing about CVTs, but I'm intrigued. What makes you like the green one better?
  8. Likeabrave

    Likeabrave Synchromatic

    Feb 11, 2010
    Las Vegas, Nevada
    Hard to say. The green one is a G.Love signature with TV Jones power'trons and locking tuners. The white guitar has Gretsch mega'trons, which are pretty damn good pickups. They're bright and brittle compared to the TVs, but in a good way. This particular g.love has a real beefy neck. I don't know - ask again tomorrow and I might prefer the white one
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  9. Sid Nitzerglobin

    Sid Nitzerglobin Country Gent

    Jun 8, 2015
    Wish there was a good source for those MegaTrons. They were one of my favorites for rude crunch while I had them and would love to try them in some other guitars...
  10. fender62custom

    fender62custom Gretschified

    Mar 3, 2012
    Helidon, Australia
    Too hard for me to contemplate... especially if l included my bass guitars!!
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  11. audept

    audept Senior Gretsch-Talker

    Dec 1, 2010
    Sydney, Australia
    Special exemption for bass guitars!
  12. rich724

    rich724 Gretschie

    Apr 16, 2013
    Linden, MI
    Gretsch Setzer G6120 Nashville
    Strat heavily modified
    Tele heavily modified
  13. fender62custom

    fender62custom Gretschified

    Mar 3, 2012
    Helidon, Australia
    still too hard :eek: to be truthful; l clicked this thread to see which 3 you would choose!! hehehehe
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  14. T Bone

    T Bone Country Gent

    Today's favorite was the 6129T Silver Jet. In fact it's been a favorite for weeks, sitting in a stand while most others were in cases. What an awesome guitar. But I just watched a video with both Tom Petty and Mike Campbell playing Firebirds, so I think I'll have to break out the 'Bird...
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  15. peterjcb

    peterjcb Gretschie

    Nov 28, 2017

    Finally the Duffy Falcon. Man, I love this guitar. It's more of a pain to take to gigs that any other guitar I own, yet it's been to more gigs since I got it than any guitar except the Jet and the DGT.
  16. bubblyah

    bubblyah Synchromatic

    Jan 17, 2010
    9272BB79-93E7-4521-AC75-B036C831C759.jpeg 1)Fender American original 50’s strat
    2)Gibson les paul
    3) Ibanez Az2404 because I’m in the honeymoon phase. 4B4E7740-1DCF-42C6-8096-3F26660F2D52.jpeg
  17. Gretschman2

    Gretschman2 Country Gent

    Apr 8, 2013
    Enetai, WA
    5120 highly modded
    6128 TCG also modded
    Martin D16M built in the late 80s
  18. Rocky Rococo

    Rocky Rococo Electromatic

    Apr 4, 2018
    Timber Town USA
    Lefty's, not the most expensive but my favs none the less.
    Gretsch G5230
    Fender MIJ Strat
    Fender MIA Tele

    Seeing as how I'm also a Bass player, I'll add my three favorites of those.
    Fender MIJ '62 Reissue Jazz Bass
    Ibanez SR500L
    Hofner 'Beatle' Bass
  19. Scarabeus

    Scarabeus Gretschie

    May 17, 2014
    Ok... well,first off, I obviously must have the least expensive guitar collection of anyone on this forum. :oops:

    But here goes...

    1. Schecter TSH-1 in silverburst
    2. Fender lite ash Telecaster
    3. Gretsch 5435 Pro Jet

    Of these three, the Schecter is the only one not modded at all (except volume/tone knobs... I gave it some nifty looking Rickenbacher styled knobs)

    Honorable mentions:
    • Squier J Mascis Jazzmaster
    • Squier VM Jaguar (modded)
  20. larryb

    larryb Gretschified

    Oct 29, 2012
    Greenville, SC
    Gosh...I have owned 3 Firebirds and have a love/hate relationship with them...and now I want one again.....but I wont get another
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