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post #1 of 8 (permalink) Old 07-01-2010, 10:28 PM Thread Starter
 
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Vine inlays?

When did Ibanez start doing these? I thought it started with the JEMs but it looks that they were using them at least as far back as '76

http://www.ibanez.co.jp/anniversary/...t_id=360&now=7

Here they are on the randy scruggs signature guitar, the inlays are 99% identical to the ones on the jems!

so what is the history? When guitar did Ibanez first start using them?
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post #2 of 8 (permalink) Old 07-01-2010, 10:33 PM
 
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Re: Vine inlays?

Wow thats really cool. I always thought they started with the JEMs too.
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post #3 of 8 (permalink) Old 07-01-2010, 11:21 PM
 
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Re: Vine inlays?

You know, I just noticed that myself when I read that thread on here with that guy inquiring about that LPish Ibby his co-worker had. I compared the inlay to a modern jem and they're exactly the same. Very cool!

Edit: Yeah that's the one in your link!
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post #4 of 8 (permalink) Old 07-02-2010, 05:05 AM
 
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Re: Vine inlays?

That is a realy spiffy idea. Les Paul + Vine inlays...
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post #5 of 8 (permalink) Old 07-02-2010, 05:12 AM
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Re: Vine inlays?

i wonder who started with vines first ???.my mate has a andy manson guitar built in the 60's with vine neck
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post #6 of 8 (permalink) Old 07-02-2010, 12:39 PM
 
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Re: Vine inlays?

i have always been drawn to the LP's with the vines! i love the old ibby's unfortunately the whole 2 ply and bolt on neck thing kept me away.
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post #7 of 8 (permalink) Old 07-15-2010, 06:11 PM
 
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Re: Vine inlays?

That is one nice guitar (picture on OP).. All Gold really looks classy and Hella expensive...

I always thought they started with the JEM's as well.. learn something new everyday I suppose.
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post #8 of 8 (permalink) Old 07-15-2010, 07:50 PM
 
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Re: Vine inlays?

I did a bit of research after Ibanez released the twin neck SG looking thing, looked very similar to the OP's link.

I didn't know when they came, but I knew the JEM wasn't first. That's why they're on J-Customs.
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