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Offline John Black

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Washburn Idol Series WI64TRK – Trans Red
« on: October 26, 2015, 05:45:52 PM »
Check out my new Washburn Idol Series WI64TRK – Trans Red guitar review on http://guitaroptics.com/washburn-idol-series-wi64trk/. Thanks!  8)
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Re: Washburn Idol Series WI64TRK – Trans Red
« Reply #1 on: October 28, 2015, 12:43:17 PM »
Hello John Black,

Welcome to the Washburn forum..  I own a Idol WI64 too +OHSC..  I have an earlier post with pictures about it, I'm the 3rd owner of a Korean flat black with distressed hardware (original owner prefer the WI64v which came relic'd from the Washburn factory) .. The 2nd owner didn't like the relic'd look so he sold it at a good price.. At first I thought about repainting the sanded areas but the relic'd look matches well with the distressed hardware..  Adds vintage vibe. There were maybe 3 fresh that needed recrowning and polishing, but i opted for refret instead..  Jescar stainless steel frets.. bends are so smooth and frets are so so shiny..  ;)




Congratulations on getting one..  I really ad that it's Washburn answer to Gibson Les Paul / SG..  Honestly, I don't care which other product they are competing with..  Because I just like how it looks and plays.

Can you post pictures of your guitar?  Thanks
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Force 84 ABT B-30 MR
Festival 90 EA20B
Billy T 94 Bk
Bantam 96 XB400 Bttrsctch, 98 XB500 Bk, 94 XB600 BkFlam
Maverick  98 BTM MR/MB, 97 BT3 Rd, BT-4 Tobacobrst, 97 BT-6 MtlFlkBk
01 RB2000 Bk
04 WG587 MR
X-series 05 X-33 Bk
Idol 05 WI36 Bk, 05 WI64 Bk
Comfort 14 WCG18CE Na
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Re: Washburn Idol Series WI64TRK – Trans Red
« Reply #2 on: December 17, 2015, 11:38:22 PM »
I recently missed out on a trans red one, and am hoping to pick up a black one, soon.  Not played any of these, just a wi45, and a wi66.  I think these look cool. More SG than LP..
 

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Re: Washburn Idol Series WI64TRK – Trans Red
« Reply #3 on: December 19, 2015, 07:39:36 PM »
thanks for sharing link, but if it is possible..  can you post pictures in this forum.  Use www.photobucket.com as a photo web hosting site.  :)  Have you tried getting WI64DL with quilt top (Korean)
Force 84 ABT B-30 MR
Festival 90 EA20B
Billy T 94 Bk
Bantam 96 XB400 Bttrsctch, 98 XB500 Bk, 94 XB600 BkFlam
Maverick  98 BTM MR/MB, 97 BT3 Rd, BT-4 Tobacobrst, 97 BT-6 MtlFlkBk
01 RB2000 Bk
04 WG587 MR
X-series 05 X-33 Bk
Idol 05 WI36 Bk, 05 WI64 Bk
Comfort 14 WCG18CE Na
Wing 84 T-bird Tobacobrst