The Double Bound Tele Thread

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  1. BTB

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    My ‘61. Binding added before I owned it, but I fell in love as a result.

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    Love the black double blind teles with rosewood boards. I had to get my avri 58 whiteguard first, but I will own one eventually!
     
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    Here's my AVRI '62 Telecaster...

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    I really wish you hadn't posted that!! Just perfect!
     
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    My dream is a Sherwood Green double bound with a Strat tremolo.
     
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    I'm in love
     
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    I owned one of these 20 years ago, sold it...... Regret regret REGRET:(
     
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    My Squier CV Custom - Not my most expensive one, but I love this guitar..

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    I had a ‘62AVRI. It never really bonded with it cause she was stiff; a few years later found a used Tele Custom Relic on eBay that was a special run for Sam Ash.
    The Relic is such a great guitar and definitely a keeper! All my photos are in PhotoSuckIt hell so I’ll post a pic later.

    PS - those black w/ binding Teles are super sexy!!
     
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    Yup. As much as dig this one, his refin, black Esquire Custom with little to no original parts is probably the best Telecaster I’ve ever heard/played.
     
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    Nice guitar gkoelling. That natural color really pops. Here is mine on the right, although it is an ASAT Special, I love the wood binding nonetheless with the Tele body.

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    I called Fender about this when I purchased it a few years back but forget all the details; apparently it was a special run for Sam Ash and they only made 1000 or so (?) back in 2005 IIRC.
    Very light relic job, on par with my Cunetto's both tonally and visually - the Custom Shop really knocked it out of the park. I found it on eBay on the Sam Ash used site, opening bid was $2500.00 / make offer and I came in ~ $2200.00. She looked great in the ad but I was very pleasantly surprised when she arrived and I opened up the box. I almost pulled the plug on a '59 Tele Custom back in the day but I just wasn't feeling it at $12K....
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  18. Da Geezer

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    Same here.....
     
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  19. lavinci

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    Burn baby Burn....
    Double Bound or bust.

     
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