If you could keep only one Fender and one Gibson guitar, which one?

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  1. texstrat

    texstrat Member

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    That's funny... I boiled my electric guitar arsenal down to 2:

    1) '14 Gibson Historic Les Paul 1958 R8
    2) '15 Fender Custom Shop '63 Strat Relic

    Couldn't be happier!

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  2. Suhrlicious

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    I hate threads like this. The OP goes in with this preconceived notion that everyone should own a least one of each and that they are the standard....that's BS. I don't even own a Fender and the one Gibson that I do own is my least favorite guitar, so there.
     
  3. halcyon

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  4. Stratobuc

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    Strat and 335. You cover more ground with those two than any other pair.
     
  5. bdm

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  6. Brian Krashpad

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    I'm a Tele/Les Paul guy.

    But would be torn between a regular archtop humbucker Paul, and a flat top P-90 Paul.

    Fortunately it's a choice I don't have to make.
     
  7. e???

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    I could be happy with a 175 and a tele, but I'd miss a strat and a special like crazy somedays...
     
  8. geek-mo

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  9. tiktok

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    Strat and a 335.
     
  10. stevieboy

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    Of the guitars I own, for Fender I'd keep my 51 Nocaster RI, though I wouldn't like to part with my Strat.

    Gibson, tough decision, it would be between three, I'll say my 335, but an hour from now I might say my LP Special. Or my CR8. Splonge!
     
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  11. JazzGtr

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    Strat and L5

    Jazz
     
  12. derekd

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  13. tenchijin2

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    Wow, you pulled up a necro thread! Lots of people are still interested though, apparently :)

    I'd keep my Am Deluxe Telecaster and my ES-339 studio. I favor them as it is over my Les Paul and Strat.
     
  14. BigPapiFan

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    I don't really want a Fender may I have two Gibsons, please?
     
  15. Buelligan

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    Telecaster... and either an SG or LP Jr. Or maybe a 335.

    Could I just have two Telecasters?
     
  16. custom53

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    Fender Tele '52 RI and a Gibson Les Paul R9

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  17. GrungeMan

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    How in the world could-ya only have two guitars? This TGP!
     
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  18. JJ321

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  20. fugitivestrat

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    A telecaster and a p-90 equipped Gibson. Probably a Les Paul Jr.
     

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