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Paul Boyer

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Re: Cool Rics on eBay
« Reply #1365 on: June 13, 2017, 05:21:24 AM »
27 frets! :o
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Re: Cool Rics on eBay
« Reply #1366 on: June 13, 2017, 07:11:07 AM »
Terrible paint job on that, IMO. What's with the orange area between the pickups?  Why not just paint the whole body the same color.  Same with the headstock.  If that is supposed to be FG the sprayer was way heavy handed, again, IMO.

27 frets is fine, as Paul needed something to fill in the extra fingerboard area.  A fretless fingerboard would have been way cooler on this bass.

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Re: Cool Rics on eBay
« Reply #1367 on: June 13, 2017, 07:11:55 AM »
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Re: Cool Rics on eBay
« Reply #1368 on: June 13, 2017, 07:20:21 PM »
Lightshow sold for the BIN.

It's unusual, so I understand the appeal, but unless that replacement neck was built at the factory, it's really not a Rickenbacker.


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Re: Cool Rics on eBay
« Reply #1369 on: June 20, 2017, 06:37:00 AM »
Paul Boyer's naked Tux (Stripped 4003SPC Tuxedo) on eBay.




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Re: Cool Rics on eBay
« Reply #1370 on: June 20, 2017, 06:41:19 AM »
Just a used 2016 4003S Jetglo, but I think it looks extra cool with the replacement black pickguard and TRC.





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Re: Cool Rics on eBay
« Reply #1371 on: June 20, 2017, 06:45:03 AM »
The naked tux should sell with no problem.

The 4003S does look cool but I don't understand the pricing. You can buy a new one for less than that if you know where to look.