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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 02-05-2008, 03:52 PM Thread Starter
 
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Caparison horus

I really like this guitar out of all the models except i cant find one that has a maple board, also do they make them in 25.5 scale?

I know it doesnt come neck through but it would be great

also do they have a custom shop or maybe something similar to carvin where you can ask for what you want?
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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 02-05-2008, 04:54 PM
 
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Re: Caparison horus

Nope, no maple board Horus nor 25.5" scale. That's what the Dellinger and TAT are for. Their only neck-through model is the TAT, and their custom shop is only available to endorsed artists.
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Re: Caparison horus

If you want a maple boarded Horus, there is the limited edition Caparison Horus HGS MF-07. There is unfortunately not any models with a 25.5" neck scale or neck thru. I had a Horus Snow Cloud not too long ago as well as a Dellinger II and I gotta say that they're great guitars. If you want more info you can always go ask the guys over at caparisonforum.com. One of the guys there just a maple boarded Horus a few days ago.
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Re: Caparison horus

Megadeth7684 had a Snow Cloud with a maple boarded neck he was selling a while back on a few of the forums. I don't know if it has sold yet.

The guitar was a little overpriced and his description was a little misleading, but otherwise Caparisons are great guitars.
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Re: Caparison horus

Oh well I guess I'll have to wait as I have played the horus that they have and I find it awkward high on the neck

I always loved the feel of a 25.5 neck I guess Im weird

Ah well I guess I'll have to wait for them to merge the dellinger and horus and hopefully that will be their new model

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Re: Caparison horus

http://www.ikebe-gakki.com/free_sear...7%82%E9&cate=1

Theres a maple board Horus.
its in BEADGb though.

That said, i swear i saw a 25.5 inch 27 fret Dellinger on their site last week.
But its dissapered.
I remeber it because i'd only just figured out the Horus was 24.3/4 inches in leangth and then started to lust after the Dellinger.

**** it thoug... i think i will go with Plan A which was to mod a bolt neck Jackson Soloist or Charvel.
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