My most extreme Tele mod yet

Discussion in 'Guitars in General' started by VintagePlayerStrat, May 30, 2020.

Which switch tip on da Tele?

Poll closed Jun 6, 2020.
  1. Paint It Black

    70.7%
  2. Nights In White Satin

    29.3%
  1. VintagePlayerStrat

    VintagePlayerStrat Supporting Member

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    White switch tip. ; ) This one is so crazy, I want the board to be the judge, keep the stock black one, or go with the mod to white?

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  2. Steadfastly

    Steadfastly Member

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    We need to see a picture of the guitar to make a choice.
     
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  3. disconnector

    disconnector It's been swell, but the swelling's gone down. Silver Supporting Member

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    Can we see the rest of the guitar? Otherwise I'm voting black just because I like black.
     
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  4. VintagePlayerStrat

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  5. AlexMalaska

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    White because why the hell not?
     
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  6. teletalkin

    teletalkin Silver Supporting Member

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    Beautiful guitar.....I voted white of course.
     
  7. woof*

    woof* Member

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    Get one to match the body.
    I have a silver sparkle tele and found a seller on eBay that made me a silver sparkle switch tip.
    :)
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  8. 3waytie4last

    3waytie4last Unfluencer Gold Supporting Member

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    Go black tip or go home.
     
  9. 55hz

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    Whichever color, get the Glendale one...with a set screw. So you don’t have to chase it every other set.
     
  10. bojocatkite

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    What's the color's name ? It is gorgeous.
     
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    Burgundy Mist Metallic
     
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  12. VintagePlayerStrat

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    Thanks! Burgundy Mist Metallic.
     
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  13. Occam

    Occam Silver Supporting Member

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    If someone asks if guitars can get AIDS, I'm sending them a picture of that Tele with a white pickup selector knob :aok
     
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  14. 3of5

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    Here's my most extreme tele mod yet. It started as a tele and after making all the mods I wanted here is how it ended up. Oops, I guess Leo mostly beat me to that 65 years ago.
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  15. Morpeli

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    You're just out a control Wild Man!!!!

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  16. Blackmoreguitar

    Blackmoreguitar Silver Supporting Member

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  17. GreatSatan

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    black. white is bleach to the eyes.
     
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  18. fendergeek

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    I see a white switch tip and want it painted black.....
     
  19. monty

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    99 out of 100 times I would say black, but this is the 1% one. The white just works with that color.
     
  20. wvpv

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    Can you upload some vids to youtube of you playing with both tips, so we can determine how this affects tone? Preferably shot on your cellphone?
     

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