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N1/N2/N3/N4/N5/N6/N8... Your idea's for a N7...
« on: September 11, 2007, 09:06:53 AM »
Hi Nuno fans [8D],

I was wondering how you guys would imagine a possible new Nuno guitar... lets call it the N7 [:)]

Ok, for the obvious, a N7 should have 7 strings, maple neck, floyd trem, the (not existing) Lawrence XL500-7 pickup and ofcourse a N7 sticker [:D]

Like to hear your idea's,

Washburn stay tuned to this one [;)]
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« Reply #1 on: September 11, 2007, 10:32:17 AM »
I like the 7 sting idea. It really works. Let's also get Stephen out of retirement to build it and let's give it a 24 fret neck. It should also be made of Alder. Lastly I want one of those 2 in 1 knobs so I can control the volume of each pick individually. And...while we're at it lets give it a Spalted Maple top.

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« Reply #2 on: September 11, 2007, 04:08:02 PM »
Nice Chaos [8D],

Yes lets bring Davis back to make our dream N7...
What about 'N' fretinlays and all black or gold hardware?
I think a monkey-paw grip is out of the question [:D] but a
multicolor swirl should be an option [:p]
I cannot wait to play the prototype !! (did you hear that at Washburn? [:D])

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« Reply #3 on: November 06, 2007, 03:49:05 PM »
Yeah, cool!!

I would like it to have

- the strat-style pickup selector of N5/N6
- Be able to split the neck pickup with the volume knob.
- Vintage white or Black with gold hardware.
- Swampash body (!!)
- N7 inlay on the ebony fretboard, but not on the 12th fret but on the 7th :o) No other inlays.
- I'd settle for 22 frets though, that's perfect.

What are you waiting for? Start building! [:)]
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« Reply #4 on: November 06, 2007, 10:01:40 PM »
you guys are joking right?....right ;P
 

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« Reply #5 on: December 11, 2007, 03:20:08 AM »
I'd say :
- 7 strings
- Old Padouk wood (not the one used on modern Paddies)
- Bill & Becky L500-XL 7
- Ebony fingerboard with Inlays like on the N4E-MNM
- 2 push-pull Volumes pots with coil split
- OFR
- a coupon for a few personnal lessons with Nuno [:D]
- Public Price : $500.0 [:o)]

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« Reply #6 on: August 20, 2010, 08:22:10 AM »
A prototype are being built at Funky Munky!!![:D][:D][:D]
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« Reply #7 on: September 05, 2010, 04:17:55 PM »
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Originally posted by nl_ffx

A prototype are being built at Funky Munky!!![:D][:D][:D]


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« Reply #8 on: March 31, 2011, 01:43:46 AM »
Seems like Washburn now makes the N7 custom order... first one has gone to Nuno.
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« Reply #9 on: March 31, 2011, 06:34:30 PM »
He specifically asked for one.
 

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« Reply #10 on: March 31, 2011, 09:52:09 PM »
I wouldn't mind seeing an N7 deviating from the general N4 configuration in a few areas since adding another string really isn't too mind blowing, but I am speaking from my own personal preference and not from the general market.  I'm glad to see something different, and it is gaining interest at FMM.  My dream 7 string SEC version would be much different than the typical N7, so I'll keep my yap shut. [:)] Glad to see a 7 string version - no doubt!

Any chance of photos nick?  Did it have a floyd?

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« Reply #11 on: April 01, 2011, 01:32:42 PM »
Ooooh, a 7-string Nuno!

I hope Nuno would play some shredding on this said prototype!

I'm still partial to 22-frets on this one. If it's gonna be a 24-fretter, I'd rather see a L'il '59 instead of a 'bucker for the neck.

Can't wait to see pics! Keep us updated!
 

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« Reply #12 on: April 15, 2011, 01:26:04 AM »
The N7 is out there ! :)
Nuno played his N7 during American Idol with Rihanna

(For the vid, please check next post with a link.)

Cool thing is, it had the N7 sticker, did Nuno saw my original post  back in 2007 (see first pos(if so, a free N7 is appreciated)) ?
:)

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« Reply #13 on: April 15, 2011, 01:19:37 PM »
You can also see the video right here on this site in the Music Videos section of Washburn TV.