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Unread 03-28-2008, 01:19 PM   #651
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Unread 03-28-2008, 01:26 PM   #652
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500?!?

holy ....ing shit!
hell yes i'm in!!!

i'd like to take this time to point out how much of a badass kurt is.

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Was jsut moochin through some of the older pages of this thread and found this:


ideal finish me thinks

also im going against maple necks i cant stand the sight of them
darker the better in my books
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Unread 03-28-2008, 01:58 PM   #658
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also im going against maple necks i cant stand the sight of them
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I emailed kurt back and suggested that if production goes through on the natural/maple sketch, then he also produce a darker version for us metalheads who are afraid of anything that isn't black he seemed to like the idea.
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I emailed kurt back and suggested that if production goes through on the natural/maple sketch, then he also produce a darker version for us metalheads who are afraid of anything that isn't black he seemed to like the idea.
....ing super duper!
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iv never really been interested in 8 string til i saw this thread
mainly the price for what it is!
Kurt sure does know what hes doing with the "keeping it cheap" thing
Got me interested enough to properly concider it
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Unread 03-28-2008, 02:05 PM   #660
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ideal finish me thinks

also im going against maple necks i cant stand the sight of them
darker the better in my books
I'd hit that, but same as the LTD, I'd rather a 4/4 headstock. And that inlay sucks.


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^666th post!

Kurt is indeed pretty awesome. I don't know how he makes these instruments and still turns a profit. But you know what? I don't care! As long as he keeps on doing it!

And let's not forget how awesome the guy is who started this whole process...

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Kurt is indeed pretty awesome. I don't know how he makes these instruments and still turns a profit. But you know what? I don't care! As long as he keeps on doing it!

And let's not forget how awesome the guy is who started this whole process...

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Kurt is indeed pretty awesome. I don't know how he makes these instruments and still turns a profit. But you know what? I don't care! As long as he keeps on doing it!

And let's not forget how awesome the guy is who started this whole process...

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Was jsut moochin through some of the older pages of this thread and found this:
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ideal finish me thinks

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Kurt is indeed pretty awesome. I don't know how he makes these instruments and still turns a profit. But you know what? I don't care! As long as he keeps on doing it!

And let's not forget how awesome the guy is who started this whole process...


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im totally loving the thought of a 500$ 8 string... oooh yeah!

edit: what kind of time span are we talking about? because im totally ready to get one of these instead of the 7 i want, if its 28" scale... shit yeah! :P

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edit: what kind of time span are we talking about? because im totally ready to get one of these instead of the 7 i want, if its 28" scale... shit yeah! :P
Kurt gave me a complete lack of timespan. Basically it all depends on when and if he can get the 808s and the Hipshots easy and cheap.
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ah, i see... how long could that take? if you were to guesstimate? :P

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Kurt gave me a complete lack of timespan. Basically it all depends on when and if he can get the 808s and the Hipshots easy and cheap.
He could always go with EMG 40 Hz's in the meantime they're much cheaper, and then people can just replace it if they feel like it.

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