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post #1 of 9 (permalink) Old 03-28-2001, 08:01 PM Thread Starter
 
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7bsb or 7dbk?

a guy offered me a 7bsb (no case) for $1100 in very good condition and that is the price for a new dbk (cased)
i prefer the 7bsb finishing but really enjoy the breeds,
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7bsb or 7dbk?

Pass, in VGC it should be more like $850
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7bsb or 7dbk?

In a land of high prices $1100 isn't so bad for a BSB, I really REALLY like how they sound, and over here we can expect to pay around $1600 for one is v.g. to n.m. condition!!!

Personally out of those 2 guitars at those prices I'd go for the BSB. (But maybe haggle to see if you can get a case thrown in )

(or give Rich a call to see if he has something else you like the look/sound of ? )
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7bsb or 7dbk?

All I'll offer is the traditional platitude: buy the one that plays and sounds best to you. *I will add this, however: I bought my 7DBK as a back up to my 77FP, played it for a couple days and completely fell in love. It's the least expensive of all my fancy-schmancy Ibanez axes, and it has become my Number 1 - it is NEVER in it's case... Funny how things turn out...

...oh yea, and I can't see how it's finished when I'm playing it unless I'm posing in front of the mirror :biggrin:
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7bsb or 7dbk?

Plus & Minus

BSB :
+ no paint, cool tone
- Evos
- finish rubs off
- neck needs burnt gook removal

DBK:
* Breed pickups
* finish won't wear
- neck needs acrylic removal

Equal
- same non777 neck
+ good attention to detail

You cant go wrong with either. Buy what you like... glen
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7bsb or 7dbk?

I totally missed the Argentina and thought you were asking if that was a good price on a BSB. It's not as you can buy a new dbk for the same price, which means the Argentinian market is 'about' the same as the US market. If you do decide on the BSB I would try to get him to come down as much as possible. For tone the BSB would be my choice, it's definately got more attitude than the DBK.
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7bsb or 7dbk?

we havenīt got the same market
here the dbk costs $2240 and the 7bsb cost $3100
i am going to USA on may and i am contacting sellers
thats the price i got for both guitars
ARGENTINA is the romanoff land
thanx to everybody, you were very helpful
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7bsb or 7dbk?

Rich, maybe you should think about picking up shop and moving to Argentina, holy overpriced guitars batman!!!
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