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Post by Barry Fri Apr 15, 2011 7:13 pm

I often muse as to what some sellers had done to achieve that oh-so-battered-look.
Methinks I found me answer:
Spin Spin Whoops!

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Post by The Chad Mon Apr 18, 2011 10:28 am

lol!

Too funny! I like the "Unphased" spin. Smacks that idiot right upside the face!!! He deserved it for thinking his cursing lyrics are necessary. Dummy.
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Post by jim Mon Apr 18, 2011 8:29 pm

Maybe it's just me.
But Barry, you considder this the right category?

Maybe I'm threading on ice.
Feel like jezus...

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Post by Westbone Tue Apr 19, 2011 2:36 am

Nice one Barry, made me lol!
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Post by Warrn Tue Apr 19, 2011 2:56 am

I've never wanted to do a guitar/bass spin. This makes me even less interested in doing so. Funny stuff though!
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Post by corsair Tue Apr 19, 2011 4:00 am

I watched Blackmore do this in 1974/75 in New Zealand and was appropriately amazed - I was 14 - but I can honestly say I've never felt the urge to try it; it occurred to me there was SO much that could go wrong in a stunt like that and I only ever had the one guitar and couldn't afford to break it!! I know, I know... not very "Rock'n'roll", eh!!

Cheers Barry, for posting the link...
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Post by Baluski Tue Apr 19, 2011 10:17 am

Gaaah, now I need to try it. Where's my knockoff crapacaster....
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Post by bowenjaybee Tue Apr 19, 2011 10:21 am

Warrn wrote:I've never wanted to do a guitar/bass spin. This makes me even less interested in doing so. Funny stuff though!

I'm sure you'd be OK with a Rail bass, it would be a lot safer than some of them pointy guitars.
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Post by Warrn Tue Apr 19, 2011 8:08 pm

I have a Dimension bass too though! Laughing Yeah, a Rail would be safer to swing, but also much more likely to break if it flew away.
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Post by Iceman Tue Apr 19, 2011 11:35 pm

Thanks Barry!! A well needed laugh at the end of "one of those days".
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Post by THEBARRON Tue Apr 26, 2011 8:36 am

Very funny, lol
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Post by IanO Tue Apr 26, 2011 3:57 pm

My poor ol' thunder suffered a cracked neck due to this tick going horribly wrong..... After much thinking which "specially for this job" glue I could use, I met Hugh Manson at a music show who told me good old superglue would be best. still strong after all these years! Would never try it again.
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Post by Barry Tue Apr 26, 2011 4:42 pm

IanO wrote:My poor ol' thunder suffered a cracked neck due to this tick going horribly wrong..... After much thinking which "specially for this job" glue I could use, I met Hugh Manson at a music show who told me good old superglue would be best. still strong after all these years! Would never try it again.
Ouch! You were lucky CA (super glue) worked OK for you, assuming it was a crack in the wood. Generally you would use a PVA or hide glue for that sort of repair, and the CA for cracks and dings in the finish. Good outcome nevertheless.

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Post by IanO Tue Apr 26, 2011 5:32 pm

The crack was/is from the nut towards the body starting where the fingerboard joins neck to about halfway between 1st n 2nd fret an about 4mm into neck wood. I too was surprised at HM's superglue recommendation as it is in the neck material itself. It was a awful job forcing open the crack to get the glue in.
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Post by axecollector Tue Jan 03, 2012 12:17 pm

Rolling Eyes there really are some serious morons out there lol, too funny! lol!
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