How many guitars do you own?

Discussion in 'Fred's Barcalounge' started by Merc, Jul 29, 2020.

  1. Jelly Roll Horton

    Jelly Roll Horton Country Gent

    Nov 10, 2017
    Portland, OR
    You can leave them at my house.
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  2. Randy99CL

    Randy99CL Synchromatic

    Feb 17, 2020
    I am old, retired, self indulgent and out of control with GAS. And I have the money.

    15, 15

    But I've not bought expensive guitars. 10 were around $400 or less and my most expensive was $830 so I've not spent as much as many of you.
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  3. mbkri

    mbkri Country Gent

    Sep 22, 2012
    14 last year
    10 Now and I’m DONE
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  4. bhatta

    bhatta Gretschie

    Jun 29, 2020
    1) 5
    2) 5
    3 acoustic and 2 electric.

    What can I say, I am a simple man.
    If I am specifically looking for a tone, I borrow!
    Last edited: Jul 30, 2020
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  5. Snorre

    Snorre Country Gent

    Feb 12, 2009
    Walkersville, MD
    1. 36 (when I actually paid attention to the number - could have been more, heh)
    2. 35 with plans to trade 1, sell 9 and possibly buy 4 or 5.

    I would like to get back down to my favorite/best 10 but difficult to do when inflicted with various strains of GAS addiction - Teleitis, Mustangism, Gretschmydia, Fenderrhea...:oops::D
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  6. JeffreyLeePierre

    JeffreyLeePierre Country Gent

    1. Five
    2. Five, still the same ones.

    20190906 Guitars.jpg

    On top of these, there currently is my son's nylon Yamaha and my nephew's Squier Precision at home.
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  7. Scott Fraser

    Scott Fraser Country Gent

    Jan 14, 2012
    Los Angeles
    I think about 35, maybe more.
    I sold 2 in the last couple years, so I guess I'm down around 33 now. And needing to move another half dozen out.
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  8. Merc

    Merc Country Gent

    May 6, 2017
    Haha.... been there and stashed guitars on more than one occasion. It can be a hard life sometimes.
  9. ishtar

    ishtar Country Gent

    13 once back when I was psychotic...
    5 now that I'm neurotic....
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  10. Synchro

    Synchro The artist formerly known as: Synchro Staff Member

    Jun 2, 2008
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    At least you’re getting better. :)
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  11. PDogga

    PDogga Gretschie

    Jul 3, 2011
    1, 5 (4 electrics, 1 acoustic)
    2, 5 (4 electrics, 1 acoustic)
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  12. new6659

    new6659 Country Gent

    I'd have to swear all y'all (that's plural - something I've learned here, by-the-way;) - as opposed to y'all, which is singular), to secrecy if I told you. More than I am proud to admit.
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  13. JHowdy

    JHowdy Country Gent

    Nov 16, 2013
    Can't remember for sure, but
    1. maybe four, tops
    2. three

    Would like to add one w Western motifs and Dynasonics, or an Eddie Cochran model. Just to look at, if nothing else :).
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  14. Ricochet

    Ricochet I Bleed Orange

    Nov 13, 2009
    Monkey Island
    I have a 1 in 1 out policy. I’m just really bad at math and stopped counting after 50. Around 65-ish now, probably.
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  15. thunder58

    thunder58 Super Moderator Staff Member

    Dec 23, 2010
    tappan ny
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    8 ..... and a mando IMG_3178.JPG
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  16. JHowdy

    JHowdy Country Gent

    Nov 16, 2013
    If you ever move you'll need to to hire a separate removal company for your guitars then :).
  17. Ricochet

    Ricochet I Bleed Orange

    Nov 13, 2009
    Monkey Island
    Yes. :)

    Due to several reasons I want to get rid of most, but it’s so much work it feels I’m starting a new job.:confused:
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  18. Cass

    Cass Electromatic

    May 24, 2020
    IMG_0500.jpeg Just these ones (and a Fender Mustang bass out on loan). A baritone would be nice, maybe later. But this lot covers a lot of ground for me. I'm having trouble putting the Tennessean down!
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  19. Footsore

    Footsore Electromatic

    Nov 29, 2019
    I've currently got the most I've ever had. Two acoustics and eleven electric. That's 13 which is an unlucky number so I'm trying to decide on my very last one... to get to 14.
    Of course I'm not counting my bass or mandolin..
    Being retired and not able to get away has its benefits.
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  20. wildeman

    wildeman Gretschified

    May 10, 2015
    Mmmm, 40....or 50....or 60, yeah, something like 60.:D
    There's steels, Banjo's, mandolins and basses in that number though.
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