Blue on Black Lockup

Discussion in 'Squier Stratocasters' started by rocknrguitars, Mar 25, 2020.

  1. rocknrguitars

    rocknrguitars Squier-Meister

    Age:
    61
    404
    Jun 4, 2017
    East Helena Montana
    What are you doing with your time?

    I’m getting to projects I have not had the time to do. This was one. The CXS is in almost pristine condition. Sadly, I think it was given as a present, played a couple of times and spent the next 20 years in the closet. Sad… I Love the Blue on Black. Kind of a KWS vibe. Anyway, what I wanted to share on this guitar are the Gotoh, Cosmo Black, Magnum Lock-Trad Tuners. 16:1 and drop ins. They are staggered with solid String Poles. No wobbles and you stay in tune. In my humble opinion, a good tuner solves a lot of potential problems. These come in Chrome, Black and Cosmo Black. I like the Cosmo Black on a Black Guitar with Chrome Hardware. Blends the Chrome and Black nicely. Having fun in lockdown. M
     

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  2. strat_strummer

    strat_strummer Squier-holic

    Age:
    58
    Nov 24, 2018
    Crappie fishing is coming...
    Looks good. I am building RC cars and just ordered a RC flight simulator last night. I keep pretty busy in my shop.
     
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  3. dbrian66

    dbrian66 Squier-holic

    Age:
    49
    Jul 14, 2017
    Maryland, USA
    Nice tuners on a nice guitar! I do like that blue pickguard on the black body. Not something I would have tried myself, but it worked out nice.

    As far as projects for me, I have lots. But fortunately, I’m still working. So not as much time as others have right now.
     
  4. Eddie

    Eddie Squier-Axpert

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    50
    Nov 5, 2016
    New York
    Looks awesome. I wanna come hang out in your shop. :)
     
  5. fattboyzz

    fattboyzz Squier-holic

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    Nov 29, 2017
    Newnan ,Ga.
  6. Oldguitarguy

    Oldguitarguy Squier-Nut

    650
    Mar 2, 2019
    Nj
    Man I saw that guitar on EBay and was really tempted, but I have my own projects to finish. Really cool combination for both colors and pickups. That guitar is giving me some bad GAS! Nice work. Enjoying lockdown as well, even though I am still working from home during the days. Finally getting to projects at night that were sitting.
     
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  7. lost sailor

    lost sailor Squier-Meister

    I'm done modding my stuff .......guess I'll just have to play them now.
     
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  8. MyToyBrain

    MyToyBrain Squier Talker

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    50
    28
    Mar 17, 2020
    Minneapolis, Minnesota
    Sexayyy!
     
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  9. Wound_Up

    Wound_Up Squier Talker

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    38
    85
    Jan 28, 2020
    Shreveport, LA
    Nice! I've got a bridge for the blue one and some hb's to install in the black, but I don't have any plans to attack it any time soon. They both just got new strings and I hate wasting new strings so I'll wait until next time I change em to mod everything.
     
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