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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 01-22-2005, 09:23 AM Thread Starter
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Anyone seen these 7 and 8 strings?

Just saw a review in guitarist magazine of these guys' 6 strings, and have visited their website, and they do 7 strings, and have pics of a 30" scale 8 string aswell.

Go to the B7 link to see the seven string, and to the news page to see the 8. They look very nice to me, and have some unusual ideas - no paint, and thin bodies, etc.
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 01-22-2005, 10:16 AM
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Re: Anyone seen these 7 and 8 strings?

These have been talked about here before, I dont know if the threads still exist. Clive (who hangs around here sometimes) owns a Blackmachine B2. The band "Sikth" also play them sometimes too. They are very nice guitars, and many people know of them now. They have only just recently started making the 8 stringers though!
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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 01-22-2005, 09:08 PM
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Re: Anyone seen these 7 and 8 strings?

how much do those run?
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 01-23-2005, 04:47 AM
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Re: Anyone seen these 7 and 8 strings?

They are quite expensive. To get a basic 6-string made for you, with no finish and no frills......I think it will set you back about 1000. They aint cheap, but then again they are hand-made custom instruments. The 7 and 8 string would cost alot more I pressume. But I could be wrong!
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