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Old 11-19-2012, 02:21 AM   #21
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That flaxwood guitar is off the chain!
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Old 11-19-2012, 02:44 AM   #22
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Soooo....are these materials available for purchase somewhere?
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Old 11-19-2012, 04:45 AM   #23
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any one of these high end Dimebag guitars.
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Old 11-19-2012, 04:50 AM   #24
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I think it's great that manefactures try to use substainable materials instead of specific kinds of wood that may or may not become endangered within the next decades.

Sure, some might think that it's absurd to make a guitars body out of anything but wood, but I view it as the same mentality when the car industry started using aluminum instead of steel.

Also, The Flaxwood Liekki looks delicious!

"Hey let's make an awesome looking guitar and give it the ugliest finish ever!"

Judging by your post I'm just gonna guess you're unfamiliar with ECG(?). Probably not sustainable (not 100% sure what qualifies as such), but also not wood.
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Old 11-19-2012, 04:55 AM   #25
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i'm a close-minded guitarist who likes the classic looking designs like a telecaster or es-335 or something..

the other types of newer guitars around seem ugly to me and generally aren't for what i play anyway
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Old 11-19-2012, 05:05 AM   #26
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you can take environmental actions in other aspects and activities in your life. Wood is essential for a guitar.
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Old 11-19-2012, 05:59 AM   #27
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Originally Posted by Wiegenlied
you can take environmental actions in other aspects and activities in your life. Wood is essential for a guitar.

Still, you can be a dick about it further propelling the practice of deforestation or at least try to respect the enviroment, which is enabling you to make a living

The Taylor thing where he discovered that they were throwing away all non-black ebony for fretboards and decided to say 'screw the market only wanting black ebony, we're going to use everything' is pretty cool


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Old 11-19-2012, 07:32 AM   #28
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Old 11-19-2012, 09:15 AM   #29
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Sorry I'll take my exotic woods any day over this. It's nice that they are thinking about the environment but I just don't want my guitars made out of plastic.

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Old 11-19-2012, 09:30 AM   #30
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Old 11-19-2012, 11:00 AM   #31
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