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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 10-08-2013, 05:55 AM Thread Starter
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Location: Italy
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Smile Jem 555 Natural Relic

Hello everybody! Here's my modded '95 Jem 555WH that some years ago I refinished in a blue/green/black sunburst:

After some years the finish started to fade and the colour was no more similar to that on day one.
After stripping the finish I decided to leave it natural, adding a touch of relic in the style of the Washburn N4 model.

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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 10-08-2013, 05:55 AM Thread Starter
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Re: Jem 555

After the refinish I discovered that in the "machines" section of the steve vai website there is a LACS prototype that is almost identical to my guitar:

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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 10-08-2013, 06:01 PM
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Re: Jem 555

looks good nice rock that
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 10-09-2013, 04:22 AM
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Re: Jem 555

I like it!
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555 , jem , refinishing

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