NGD: Epiphone Joe Bonamassa 59 Les Paul

Discussion in 'Epiphone Guitars' started by joseph07081, Oct 10, 2021.

  1. Raiyn

    Raiyn Well-Known Member

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    I do hope you meant bending it one way or another instead of actually twisting it on it's wire axis. The latter would be umm, bad.

    ... and sold new for Epiphone money?
     
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    John Well-Known Member

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    So… a Gibson?
     
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    Epi is knocking it out of the park and the time to get these great guitars is now. I am trying to sell my wife"s salt shaker collection to get a 59. joking kinda
     
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    Looks like quality control is still an issue..this is my GC Epi JB Lazarus..didn't even take it out of the case..shame..had a nice top..sigh 20211019_101214.jpg 20211019_101307.jpg 20211019_101254.jpg 20211019_101259.jpg
     
  7. Raiyn

    Raiyn Well-Known Member

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    They sell pickup screws pretty cheap ya know. Looks like a standard GC shipment to me, no 55 point inspection, just slap it in a box and let the buyer figure it out.
     
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    I don't believe it, someone did it on purpose
     
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  9. Raiyn

    Raiyn Well-Known Member

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    It's

    a

    spring.​

    Literally any online guitar retailer (or eBay) carries the things in bulk and you can buy 'em cheap.
     
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  10. Nikki M

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    Yup I bought 2 screws and 2 springs off reverb..
    Yup bought a pair off a company on Reverb...2 Humbucker Pickup Mounting Screws w/ Springs-Nickel
     
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  11. Raiyn

    Raiyn Well-Known Member

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    Probably won't even need the screws.
     
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    I'm thinkin' the same thing..
    I was on the fence ordering...lots of choices..50 springs..20 springs..chrome..nickel..gold..
    springs and screws..
    figured I'd buy a matched pair..
    as I'm not sure if these are us or metric..
    Of course epis are metric..
    But..
    Since these are Gibson pickups ..maybe they're US standard?..
    I'll let you know what happens..
    Just gonna be another addition to my ever growing box of spare parts
     
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    Honesty, if you have a ball point pen that retracts with the click action, just take the spring out of it and use it.

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  14. Raiyn

    Raiyn Well-Known Member

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    ...of springs. Makes perfect sense to me. Equal height, compression rate, same color and look when Zippy the collector goes through it in a jiliion years while whining about how much play wear it has.
    :cheers:
     
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