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Stickers on your guitar

Discussion in 'Guitars in General' started by dansworld, Dec 2, 2018.

Do you adorn your instrument with stickers or other accoutrements?

  1. Yes, it's fun and cool!

    105 vote(s)
    22.3%
  2. Yes, such a great way to hide that huge chunk out of the finish!

    18 vote(s)
    3.8%
  3. No way! My guitar needs no adornment

    327 vote(s)
    69.4%
  4. No, it affects resale value...

    21 vote(s)
    4.5%
  1. I Am Misery

    I Am Misery Member

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    Moby's Ibanez Roadstar II, sold on Reverb earlier this year for around $1000 (?? somewhere around there, higher or lower):

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  2. Brooks

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    Sometimes its cool looking when done right, YMMV

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  3. dansworld

    dansworld Gold Supporting Member

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    Pedal Dan The Island of Misfit Pedals Gold Supporting Member

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    Not even, homes. Que gacho.
     
  6. DonaldDemon

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    I can't resist putting them on my cases but not on my guitars. I like them on others sometimes though.

    My Strat case:

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    That looks killer! I have the asbestos sticker on mine too but I worked in the indusrty for years so there are a few environmental related sticker on there.
     
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  7. JukeBoxRat

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    I think it depends on the guitar. Some guitars, like old thrashed Juniors, just scream out for a decal of some kind. Lots of artists have added decals, some have hand painted designs on their guitars. You do you, that's the great thing about making music. I only have a couple decals at the moment. I'm a big history buff and find pirates and their various logos interesting. This is an all black Hamer and the Calico Jack insignia just seemed to fit.

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    My wife is a huge Disney fan and this punkrock Ariel was the perfect size to cover the routing on my pinecaster. It's not even stuck on, just held in place by the pickguard.

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  8. sahhas

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    someone posted Vai's original Sticker strat earlier, always loved that guitar, another shot of it:
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    always loved his Performance guitars:
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    sahhas Member

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    just saw this on google:
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    I didn't know about this Performance guitar:
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    called "cowgirl" guess he had 4 performance guitars made back for the Roth era...
     
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  11. p.j.

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    I always thought Mr. Swanson was more of a Tele or Esquire guy.:)
     
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    Yeah, it was a risk, but he's off the grid, he won't see it.

    Though it *might* be appropriate for a gig with Duke Silvers...
     
  14. Silent Sound

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    I would never put stickers on my guitars, but I think it's cool when other people do. I'm just not a sticker guy.
     
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  15. dansworld

    dansworld Gold Supporting Member

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    Wow, it's almost exactly 3:1 against!
     
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    I like the 'Cuda hiding in the garage. :aok
    Mopar fan myself, back in the day had a '71 Challenger R/T 383 Magnum 4-spd.
    Orange w/vinyl top, factory louvers.
    Also had a '70 Barracuda Gran Coupe 318 4-spd. with factory luggage rack.
    Still a Mopar guy, but now in the practical sense...
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    Something bad is going to happen here....watch your tan pants, don't let them get hurt!
     
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    Mike Duncan Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

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    Trying to get Rogue Ales to send me beer bottle decal.
     
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