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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 11-02-2003, 02:53 PM Thread Starter
 
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JEM in a UVMC finish?

I was at the local guitar palace today, and one of the workers told me of a swirl JEM in the UVMC finish/colors. He said a guy in my town owned one! He also said they were rare though. I was a bit skeptical of this at first, but he showed me an Ibanez magazine (from '89 or the early '90s) that had a "3-color swirl" as a finish for the JEM777. I tried to find the magazine on Rich's site, but none of them showed it. The spec was out of one those tables that some of the Ibanez magazines organize the specs. Anyone ever hear of this? Or was I may just looking at the inlay color?
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 11-02-2003, 04:39 PM
 
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The guy who runs ibanezregister.com did that to his 777SK.
Pics here:
http://www.ibanezregister.com/Galler...l-jem777mc.htm

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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 11-02-2003, 04:59 PM
 
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The MC colors were never available in a Jem, however, the Jem77PMC had a 3 color swirl, it's in the gallery.

Just to avoid confusion, the guitar mentioned above was a custom job.
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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 11-02-2003, 06:17 PM Thread Starter
 
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I know it wasn't available...could this be a weird misprinted catalog? I'll check it out again when I go down there.
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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 11-03-2003, 05:52 AM
 
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EITHER MISSPRINTED OR MORE LIKELY MISsinformed.

the uv77MC had 4 colours anyway.

thanks for the pictures of my guitar, never get tierd of looking at that one. oh and i've another coming through soon which i will post pictures of when its done. i think the new one my be up for sale sadly though.
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