N(O)GD: MIJ Jackson King V

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  1. XeoFLCL

    XeoFLCL SS.org Regular

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    scored this amazing jackson for a ridiculous deal and thought I should probably share it with everyone here since I really don't post enough anymore. It's essentially a nearly unplayed '98 made in japan Jackson KVX10 with a flamed maple cherry burst top; literally something I've never seen on a king v ever, for $225. I think I did a good job this time around and I now have immense GAS for more king Vs, lol.

    I didn't even get pictures of it before putting in new pickups, so you guys will have to put up with pictures of it with a set of limited edition Fishman Fluence Stephen Carpenter 6 string pickups I've been holding onto for quite a while, just waiting to plop them into whatever 6 string I got next that I knew I'd be keeping.

    Enjoy the two pictures, I'll probably catch more at rehearsal tonight and drop them in here aswell!
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    EDIT: made those pics a bit smaller
     
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    looks awesome, congrats!
     
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  3. HeHasTheJazzHands

    HeHasTheJazzHands greg rulz ok

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    Fuuuck yeah.
     
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    watson503 Los Cochinos

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    Sick score on that!!! Happy NGD!!! :mf666:
     
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    electriceye SS.org Regular

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    Not the same V, by any stretch.
     
  6. XeoFLCL

    XeoFLCL SS.org Regular

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    definitely not lol, I think the post was more aimed at the finish. cherry burst flamed maple top king v's just look.. killer. I'm surprised there's not more of them
     
  7. HeHasTheJazzHands

    HeHasTheJazzHands greg rulz ok

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    Uh, duh? :rofl: Dave's burst KV1 is one of my favorites he owns. I just thought the fact that OP's looked like it was awesome AF.

    Plus OP said he's never seen a sunburst V, so I just hooked him up. :lol:
     
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    MASS DEFECT SS.ORG Infiltrator

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    Sunburst King Vs are ace! How is that Steff Fluence 6 working out for you? Kinda envious that you scored one of em sets.
     
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    V's for winners
    HGND
     
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    XeoFLCL SS.org Regular

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    I absolutely love them. I've had a set of the 8 string ones and I can confidently say that the 6 string set sounds pretty much identical to the 8 string set and they are absolutely killer for lower tunings. really good for drop B which is the tuning I have it in right now for the band. I REALLY hope they decide to do another run of the 6 string sets, I'd love to pick up a few more but I doubt they will as it seems like it was a super limited thing. one can still hope though!
     
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    777timesgod Officially the unofficial Forum Censor

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    Looks nice and for 225 it is a good deal. Congrats.
     
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    dhgrind SS.org Regular

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    Sick V congrats
     
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    wakjob SS.org Regular

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    $225 for any guitar MIJ is a screamin' deal...
    You did good my friend!
     
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    Fantastic score. Such a cool looking V!!
     
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    decoy205 SS.org Regular

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    Love Jackson Vs! Nice score. How does it sound?
     
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    pastanator electronic musician

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    oh hey nice food wars poster

    also 225 for that is ridiculous. i am the jealousy man right now.
     
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    XeoFLCL SS.org Regular

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    it sounds about as good as it plays, which is to say very well for sure! definitely sounds bigger than it is size-wise if that makes sense and the fishman SC 6 set really does sound almost exactly like the 8 string set which surprised me in a very good way.

    thanks, the wall art in this room is always a great conversation starter. it literally spands all four walls of the room and covers more series than I can count on both hands about :lol:
     
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  18. Grand Moff Tim

    Grand Moff Tim Some call me... Tim

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    Nice FAKKU! lanyard, lmao.
     
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