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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 07-27-2004, 01:22 PM Thread Starter
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7620VK nailpolish color?

So, the other day, I unwittingly left my RG 7620VK down on the rack on the floor and my 16 month old son toddles in and promptly knocks the guitar over, face first, onto a crest power amp, leaving 3 nice dings down to the wood, on the top side near the body countour.

I'm for one, completely distraught over the dings as this guitar has been mint since I bought it new until now.

A complete refin over something like this seems a tad extreme as I actually like the color. But, I recall someone saying they found a color of nail polish that matches the VK color exactly, and wanted to see if anyone recalled what shade/ brand etc that was?


Thanx in advance,

(BTW, as pissed as I was, I didn't yell at the boy, he doesn't know about these things yet, I just hugged him and felt sorry for myself)
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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 07-27-2004, 03:29 PM
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Bamm, Firstly, Kids do that, but i can't shout or tell em off either ... What i have done is take the guitar into the local store (make-up) and match it as best i can, My local boots are really quite helpfull now ... You WILL get odd looks tho


p.s. If you have a lady friend present it's not as bad heh heh
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post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old 07-27-2004, 08:44 PM
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Another suggestion may be to check your local hobby shop. I'm sure some boat or race car model would use either a similar or exact shade. I went to an arts and craft shop and got a 2oz. bottle of touch-up paint for 0.89.

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post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old 07-28-2004, 01:00 PM
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Eh, you have kids, so you're probably not single, and I'm not the type to worry too much over a few dings, but if I were you, I'd walk into the store, guitar in hand, and walk up to the cutest girl and the counter, and say, "excuse me, I was wondering if you could help me..."

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post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old 07-28-2004, 09:06 PM
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That was my friend Michael who found that nailpolish - and if I remember correctly, it was Revlon Crimson number 35.
An awesome match; he brought the guitar to a Shoppers Drug Mart and had a woman help him find that match...
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post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old 07-29-2004, 11:58 AM Thread Starter
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AWESOME thanx !
Wish me luck, I'll post b4 and after pics.
If it soesn't work, maybe Jeremy will be getting more work from me..hehe

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