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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-07-2002, 10:18 PM Thread Starter
 
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Parker Nightfly M Anyone have opinions?

I have decided to get a new electric with a piezo trem. I was sure it was to be a RG2020, but then I remembered Parker. After getting my Yamaha Ty Tabor, I realized there are guitars worth buying that are not made by Ibanez (someone should have told me sooner.) I had fallen in love with the Parker Fly's Stainless Steel Frets and their acoustic sound, but alas, they are expensive. The Nighfly M seems to be a newer model. Still USA made and has the same frets and trem, but is a bolt-on and is made of solid wood instead of wood/fiber. I can't find one anywhere to try out, and would be ordering through mail if I got it. Has anyone played one of these to comment on it? I especially would like to know how it compares to the original Fly's. I got nothing of use from the H-C reviews.
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Kyle
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-07-2002, 10:35 PM
 
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If i didn't already have a Fly Classic, i'd buy one of the new NiteFly M models without hesitation.
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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-08-2002, 03:28 PM
 
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I've owned my NiteFly for a while and I still love the thing... Mine's an NFV3, with three dimarzio singles, and it's the best sounding and playing "Strat" I've ever had... I had a Fly Classic for a few months until about January of this year, but I got rid of it because I just didn't get along with it's extreme light weight (and tone, imho), but I've no intentions of ever abandoning my NiteFly - for me, the NiteFly is where Ken Parker got it absolutely RIGHT ...
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-08-2002, 06:27 PM
 
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The many horror stories of the stainless steel frets coming off has kept me from getting one, although the Nitefly M looks cool.
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