What brand and model of guitar have you not owned that you are gassing for?

Discussion in 'Fred's Barcalounge' started by larryb, Jan 7, 2019.

  1. larryb

    larryb Gretschified

    Oct 29, 2012
    Greenville, SC
    I would love either a red TVJones Spectra Sonic Supreme which is way above my budget or a Motorave Belaire which is double the price of the TVJones Spectra....but damn, they are pretty!!!

    How about you?

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  2. drmilktruck

    drmilktruck Gretschified

    May 17, 2009
    Plymouth, MN
    Very nice. The blue TVJ is my fave though. The Cort versions are nice and much more affordable.

    My choice would be a B & G Little Sister Private Build. I'd have to have an unexpected windfall for that to to happen though. They just released this one:


    A more affordable version is the new Crossroads series:

  3. 5120mantis

    5120mantis Country Gent

    Mar 6, 2011
    Jonesing for the sweetwater g5420t '59 right now, don't see this coming to pass though, no extra money and looks like my job is on the line within 2 months, grrrrrrr
  4. I gas for something different every few days. Yesterday it was a blue burst Gibson es137. Florentine is the way to go. Before that it was Keith Richards Tele,like the one being built on another thread. Actaullly, that one returns often. Recently got what’s called a gypsy jazz guitar with a big sound hole. Now i want one with a small sound hole. I’m sure by tomorrow it will be something else. Probably;y a blue mandolin.
  5. wabash slim

    wabash slim Friend of Fred

    Feb 10, 2010
    lafayette in
    A Howard Roberts.
    A Tele Thinline with a CC-90 at the neck.
    Gretsch 460.

    Don't need 'em, can't afford 'em, but I likes 'em.
  6. larryb

    larryb Gretschified

    Oct 29, 2012
    Greenville, SC
    I had the Blue Burst ES 135....one of my most favorite Gibsons!
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  7. Freshy

    Freshy Synchromatic

    Sep 30, 2017
    Homosassa FLA
    I have a jumbo Alvarez Artist AD80SSB I paid $150 for. Wonderful guitar. I play it more than my 9 electric guitars put together.
    This would move it to the back of my closet. Just dreaming. Retired so a 3K guitar is stupid.
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  8. Scott Fraser

    Scott Fraser Country Gent

    Jan 14, 2012
    Los Angeles
    I've never owned a Tele & I don't want to go the grave in that condition. But of more immediate usefulness is a Weissenborn style lap steel.
  9. dak55

    dak55 Country Gent

    May 31, 2018
    Mills River NC
  10. Tinman46

    Tinman46 Country Gent

    Dec 19, 2011
    Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
    An acoustic electric hybrid. Something like a Taylor t5 . That's actually the next build floating around in my head.
  11. Henry

    Henry Gretschified

    Apr 9, 2014
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  12. wildeman

    wildeman Gretschified

    May 10, 2015
    Style 2 National for me. Screenshot_2019-01-07-18-19-17-1.png
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  13. Charlie westside

    Charlie westside Country Gent

    Jul 27, 2018
    Sylmar Califirnia
    I already own my Hwy 1Strat. I had always wanted a Gretsch my entire life So the affordability of the G5230 Electeomaric caught my attention and I purchased it. I love it. But have gas for a
    6128 Duo Jet. Such a beautiful versitile guitar. I also very much enjoy my Charvel.
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  14. Synchro

    Synchro The artist formerly known as: Synchro Staff Member

    Jun 2, 2008
    Admin Post
    I've always had a thing for Byrdlands, but I don't think I'd like the 23.5" scale. So a long-scale Byrdland is an L-5 CT, which is very cool. I already have the Guild equivalent, a T-400, which is probably a better instrument for my needs.
  15. MentalTossFlycoon

    MentalTossFlycoon Electromatic

    Dec 22, 2018
    After wanting one for 50 some odd years, I got a dobro...a Goldtone PBS. I want a Beard DecoPhonic 57 when my ship comes in.
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  16. calebaaron666

    calebaaron666 Country Gent

    Aug 15, 2018
    Portland, Maine
    A black Jazzmaster or Jaguar would be pretty awesome.
    Or a Supro Belmont. These are way cheaper than the jazzmaster...
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  17. Freshy

    Freshy Synchromatic

    Sep 30, 2017
    Homosassa FLA
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  18. swivel

    swivel Synchromatic

    May 13, 2018
    Guild Artist Award, X500, etc
    Gibson Tal Farlow or Byrdland
    Gibson switchmaster
    Epiphone Al Caiola
  19. Jockabilly

    Jockabilly Synchromatic

    Sep 15, 2018
    I am currently re-developing my long dormant 'shred' side and I find myself GASing for a Schecter Hellraiser C-1 FR-S in Dragonburst
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