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Unread 04-12-2012, 11:59 PM   #1
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NGD: Greenburst Carvin DC727 (Pic overload!)

Specs:

-5 piece walnut neck with maple stripes
-Tung oil finish on the neck
-Alder wings
-4+3 pointed headstock
-Ebony fingerboard
-Stainless steel jumbo frets
-Standard 14" fretboard radius
-Black hardware
-String saver saddles
-Greenburst finish

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Just got it today so I can't really provide an in depth review just yet. It sounds fantastic on cleans, and I already love the coil splitters on it. Overall the guitar has a nice bright punchy tone without being shrill which is exactly what I was going for. Everything feels very high quality from the fretwork to the finish and setup!
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Unread 04-13-2012, 12:12 AM   #2
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That's a very unique axe man. Nice spec choices.
I was expecting another gator-burst type finish when I seen the thread title lol.
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I'm green with envy, sick axe!
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nice...congrats

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One of the nicer Carvins i've seen
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Unfinished neck....
Congrats!

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With all these new Carvin's being posted I should stop ....in around and just order one already!
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Nice! Hope you enjoy! My second DC 700 should be here in a few weeks and I'm pumped. Did you get the 14 inch or 20 inch radius? I love my Carvin! For the price point they can't be beat.
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Thanks everyone! I'm really satisfied with how everything came out on it, I already know my next guitar will be a Carvin as well (this was my first!).


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Nice! Hope you enjoy! My second DC 700 should be here in a few weeks and I'm pumped. Did you get the 14 inch or 20 inch radius? I love my Carvin! For the price point they can't be beat.
I went for the 14" raduis. I think 20" would be too flat for me... this feels just right! It's very true what people have said about the necks feeling more like an Ibanez than a Schecter, it definitely has a flatter feel to it than I was expecting.
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Nice guitar man. I've always contemplated going green.
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i think this kind of goes without saying but ........dat green
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Very cool- love the Ibby as well.

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Carvin's keep looking sexier and sexier !

I just don't like how they transition the non-painted neck heel area to the body... yuck.

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Love the neck, but I love that Ibanez even more! What is that? I've never seen anything like it...
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Love the neck, but I love that Ibanez even more! What is that? I've never seen anything like it...
That's my brother's Ibby you can find in this thread...

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Awesome, I love it. I'm definitely getting a Carvin.

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Carvin will be my next guitar.
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GREEEEN!!! I would love to have green burst, quilted top Carvin <3

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