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post #1 of 10 (permalink) Old 06-01-2002, 03:49 PM Thread Starter
 
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JS 1000 im gettin one very soon

so i thought it would be nice to 1 here what you guys have to say about your js1000a and 2 to see some pics of them.

thanks
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post #2 of 10 (permalink) Old 06-01-2002, 05:12 PM
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By far, the JS series are the best guitars I have ever played. My collection use to consist of a JS1, JS6, JS10, JS90, JS700, a custom JS1000 (Donnie Hunt graphics) and a JS1000BTB. I sold te JS10 and JS1000BTB and am selling the JS90 (trying to raise money to get into a house).

The JS1 in my opnion is the best playing JS guitar out of the bunch. Dont ask me why but it feels a little lighter and for some reason gets the PERFECT tone I was looking for. The JS1000 is still an awesome guitar and its the one I use as a backup.

IMO:

The JS700 has a GREAT "beefy Strat" tone. The JS6 has a beautiful "ballad" tone (Sounds like the JS1 but with the "Hi Mid and Hi" EQ rolled off a bit. The JS10 sounded almost exactly like my JEM7VWH. The JS90 had the killer tone of the JS1 but added a little more brightness to the overall sound. And the JS1000 sounded just like my JS1 but the body weight was a little heavier which made the JS1 more comfortable to play.

Of course this is just all my 2 pennies
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post #3 of 10 (permalink) Old 06-01-2002, 08:10 PM
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Yes, the JS model is so comfortable!

I used to have a JS6 - incredible tone!
I used to have a Donnie - never played it, though
Now I have a BTB - AWESOME!! (see JS topic "COOL #9")
Monday, I get a 92 JS1BK that has a middle single.
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post #4 of 10 (permalink) Old 06-02-2002, 03:46 PM
 
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9th

And on sunday the 9th, i get my JS10 (which is great if it sounds just like a 7VWH cause i dont have one of those, only an FP, which the other end of the jem spectrum IMO)

Its in absolutley mint condition....and im gonna play the hell out of it...heeheheehe life is too short to worry about scratching a bit of chrome!!!

Rob
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post #5 of 10 (permalink) Old 06-02-2002, 11:06 PM
 
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I currenty have (4) JS' made of (4) different body materials:
-JS10th #008
-Crystal Planet #172
-JS1000WH
-And I just got another JS6 to replace the one I sold awhile back

I've had a JS90HAM, another JS6, a couple of other JS1000's, and a Donnie as well. They're great guitars!
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post #6 of 10 (permalink) Old 06-03-2002, 04:31 AM Thread Starter
 
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life is to short to worry about scraching a bit of crome rob

play the hell outa it i know you can
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post #7 of 10 (permalink) Old 06-04-2002, 04:58 AM Thread Starter
 
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oh come on people i was expecting more than 5 of you to say you liked your 1000
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post #8 of 10 (permalink) Old 06-04-2002, 05:34 AM
 
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I freaking love my JS1000BTB! it's my 2nd guitar and she's my baby! If only I had a girlfriend to share my joy with...
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post #9 of 10 (permalink) Old 06-04-2002, 01:39 PM
 
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I'm still looking for a JS-6 if anyone has one they are looking to sell.

I just picked up a Root Beer Jem, and an Inferno Red JS-1 and a Black
Pearl JS-1000.

The black pearl is going to be stripped and refinished in a custom
paintjob by me (no, not a donnie copy, I have something in my head
I think will look pretty wicked on a JS guitar).

I used to own a Donnie in the past, but I sold it to pay some medical
bills. Boy, I'm glad that's all over with.

Hopefully I can get my collection up again, and start playing guitar more
regularly.
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post #10 of 10 (permalink) Old 06-06-2002, 07:50 AM
 
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JS 1000BTB

I own a JS1000BTB and love it.

A couple of weeks ago I was ready to give it away. Nothing wrong with the guitar, I just wanted to post a picture of it and got frustrated because it wouldn't work.

Anyway, it's a great looking and awesome sounding guitar. I prefer the look of the BTB to any of the other 1000 models.

It's funny how one JS guitar never seems to be enough though. I was very close to buying a chrome boy a few months ago but but unfortunately someone stole it from the guy selling it.

That's my story. Hope this link works..

http://au.photos.yahoo.com/bc/camo17...iew=t&.hires=t
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