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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 02-28-2004, 10:23 AM Thread Starter
 
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77FP 1990 v.s. 1999

1999 v.s. 1990 77FP ??

Seeking opinions and reasons, are early or late model FP's more desired?
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the one in better condition the rest doesn't really matter regarding FPs... glen
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Wrong, the difference in QC is vast. The best FP's I've seen were the 2000 run.
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Do you feel QC was better in the late 90's & 2000's? I definitely see a difference in several so far, heavier body and neck on 99-up.

Fretboards appear darker, neck thinner and action faster on earlier models, also the tone characteristics a bit more mellow on the later models.
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