El Gringo's Recent Activity

  1. El Gringo replied to the thread What's the real difference between Gibson and Epiphone?.

    Not to be a stick in the mud but , you do know Gibson has owned Epiphone since they purchased them in 1957 . They are not competing...

    Dec 2, 2021 at 2:11 PM
  2. El Gringo liked Sapient's post in the thread New Fried Man Day - Guitar.

    Hot off the UPS truck. Well not really, I've played it and done some adjustments. These things play and sound fantastic. Real robust...

    Dec 2, 2021 at 2:06 PM
  3. El Gringo liked Kinkless Tetrode's post in the thread Jubilee lineage.

    The Jubilee is based on the 2203 (of the same lineage of Tweed Bassman> JTM> Plexi>2203) , and has little in common with the 2205...

    Dec 2, 2021 at 2:03 PM
  4. El Gringo liked anitoli's post in the thread Rusted transformers.

    Exterior rust on the lamination's has no effect on tone whatsoever. Ignore it.

    Dec 2, 2021 at 2:02 PM
  5. El Gringo liked MonstersOfTheMidway's post in the thread Rusted transformers.

    A little rust is usually not a bad thing, so in that case I'd just leave it alone. Do you have any pictures of the rusted transformer...

    Dec 2, 2021 at 2:02 PM
  6. El Gringo liked ricksdisconnected's post in the thread Do not (re)open until Christmas….

    looks kick ass too. congrats.

    Dec 2, 2021 at 7:22 AM
  7. El Gringo liked Dblgun's post in the thread Do not (re)open until Christmas….

    Good news, looks like it survived what ever trip it was on!

    Dec 2, 2021 at 7:22 AM
  8. El Gringo liked fitz288's post in the thread Do not (re)open until Christmas….

    Glad to hear it's not dead in a ditch. :yesway: HNGD - in a couple weeks... I got to torture my son last weekend with his Stingray bass....

    Dec 2, 2021 at 7:22 AM
  9. El Gringo liked Clifdawg's post in the thread Do not (re)open until Christmas….

    Following up from my last thread... Much to my surprise, Mrs. Claus’s gift to me this year did actually show up despite the North Pole...

    Dec 2, 2021 at 7:21 AM
  10. El Gringo replied to the thread Way too good to be true..

    Wouldn't you hate to be that person that has to pay the ransom ?

    Dec 2, 2021 at 7:11 AM
  11. El Gringo liked Sapient's post in the thread Way too good to be true..

    Guess they can't sell it. Back to trying to hold it for ransom.

    Dec 2, 2021 at 7:11 AM
  12. El Gringo attached a file to the thread How does buying a guitar with defects effect its value or deal?.

    If it is a vintage guitar then that's part of it's pedigree and history and imagine the stories the guitar could tell about the road...

    179679.jpg Dec 2, 2021 at 7:09 AM
  13. El Gringo liked Msharky67's post in the thread How does buying a guitar with defects effect its value or deal?.

    If you were choosing to buy a new guitar no scratches dings etc verses a slightly used one with some visible defects would you still...

    Dec 2, 2021 at 6:38 AM
  14. El Gringo replied to the thread Way too good to be true..

    Damn it looks really good , but as all have mentioned stay away as the red flags are flying all over ! Hard for me to resist a...

    Dec 2, 2021 at 6:38 AM
  15. El Gringo liked Derek S's post in the thread Way too good to be true..

    Priced to sell! LOL...yeah, cuz it's stollen or fake. Almost any time you see a Suhr guitar for sale, new or used, they throw a pic up...

    Dec 2, 2021 at 6:36 AM