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 Post subject: 77 mojo machine
PostPosted: January 22nd, 2018, 11:34 am 
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Got this at a really good deal, good enough to leave me room for a refin.
The original owner added the J pickup in 78, then in in 82 the second owner wanted a red bass so he decided to refinish the bass with a spray can.
So right now the bass has a crappy wiring job and a horrible paint job, I know it looks killer on pics but it is really poorly done and regardless I want to cover the J routing and bring it back to original.
With that being said, I have to pick a solid color for the refin/relic work and I already chose one.
So I'll post some pics of what it currently looks like then I'll post some pics of the job done!
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 Post subject: Re: 77 mojo machine
PostPosted: January 22nd, 2018, 12:42 pm 
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Looking forward to seeing what you did with it. I agree it looks pretty good in pix. But I’m on a fiesta red kick right now anyway!

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 Post subject: Re: 77 mojo machine
PostPosted: January 22nd, 2018, 12:47 pm 
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So..... what color did you pick?


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tim wrote:
So..... what color did you pick?

Something like this:
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It's on Fender catalog as "wine" on the 4th line:
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PostPosted: January 22nd, 2018, 3:21 pm 
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Ah yes, most excellent 8-)


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PostPosted: January 22nd, 2018, 4:34 pm 
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I'm beginning to think that you're independently wealthy... :lol: :lol: :lol:


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I'm beginning to think that you're independently wealthy... :lol: :lol: :lol:


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Not really, just gotta get my priorities straight :? :lol:


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paulo wrote:
screambasses wrote:
I'm beginning to think that you're independently wealthy... :lol: :lol: :lol:


pete

Not really, just gotta get my priorities straight :? :lol:


As a "GAS"-er myself (40-plus basses at the moment), I'd say your priorities are just fine! :D

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fivebass52 wrote:
paulo wrote:
screambasses wrote:
I'm beginning to think that you're independently wealthy... :lol: :lol: :lol:


pete

Not really, just gotta get my priorities straight :? :lol:


As a "GAS"-er myself (40-plus basses at the moment), I'd say your priorities are just fine! :D

When you say 40-plus you mean... 40 plus... 60? :P


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paulo wrote:
As a "GAS"-er myself (40-plus basses at the moment), I'd say your priorities are just fine! :D

When you say 40-plus you mean... 40 plus... 60? :P[/quote]

:lol: No, Man... somewhere between 40-45... just haven't counted them all up lately.... :)

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Bloody hoarders keeping all the nice lefties to themselves :x

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Jeroen wrote:
Bloody hoarders keeping all the nice lefties to themselves :x

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