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Jackson JS11 Dinky, the ultimate project guitar?

Jackson JS11 Dinky

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Gibson L6-S, a Norlin era beast from the 1970s

Gibson LS-6 Midnight Special Paul Stanley KISS

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Fender Musicmaster might be the ultimate retirement guitar

1960 Fender Musicmaster

It's real-deal Fender vintage, it's available, and there's one other rather nice advantage to owning one of these.

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