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 Post subject: The Avengers
PostPosted: Sat Jul 23, 2016 3:37 am 
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It occurs to me that I don't think I've shown you the Bougainville Avenger, and I can't find it if I have, so here it is with my father and the Corsair Avenger.... no, he doesn't play a note!! He's 93 this year and still travelling the world on his own...

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.. the helmet on the Owen gun because the diggers actually wore tin hats in the dark green, and the red there is the ANZAC poppy...

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I haven't put the Rising Sun emblem on the headstock because I haven't found anyone who'll do a waterslide transfer with metallic ink for less than a kings' ransom!!

I've finally got my arse into gear and have re-fretted the neck for my rat Avenger, and have bought P90s for it, which sound just excellent in my Westone Spectrum ST, for those with a Phoenix who wish for a change of sound!! So, a little going on...

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 Post subject: Re: The Avengers
PostPosted: Sat Jul 23, 2016 2:46 pm 
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Very nice!

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 Post subject: Re: The Avengers
PostPosted: Wed Jul 27, 2016 7:35 am 
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Very cool John, I love your posts!

Your Dad's looking great!

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