#1
Hey guyz, my father said he is going to give me $5000 for a brand new guitar. I have playing guitar for 3months now and i think i am alright. I have myself playing guitar with my fender stratocaster with mexi pick ups.

www.youtube.com/dohyunhan

please tell me which guitar i should buy, tell me if my skill is good!



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#5
*kills self*


id spend half of it on a nice amp though

2500 will get you pretty much any amp or guitar you could ever want
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#7
3 months.... $5000? Bit too early, don't ya think? Might want to make sure you're actually going to commit before you put that much in.
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#8
Id buy a Custom Shop Strat
http://www.themusiczoo.com/FenderCustomShop_HeavyRelic_CustomVintageStratocaster_Black_R36337.html
\And you'd still have money left over for a nice amp.
Amp:
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Wilson WH-10 Clone
Ibanez WH10 V2

Pitchblack Tuner
Boss DD-3
Guitars: 06' Custom Fender Strat Lindy Fralin Blues Specials, Callaham Tremolo
09' Olympic White Stratocaster
#11
For the love of god at least save half for an amp! That's the most important thing!
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ESP EC-400
TS-9 DX
Stagg Strat-a-like
MIJ Boss CE-2
#12
Hand some of that my way.
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#13
get bout a 1500 guitar and spend the rest on a niiice amp. and i think 3 months is a lil too early for $5000 dollars.
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+1

Dude, even if you did get that much, you might want to make sure your dedicated before you spend several thousand dollars on stuff you wont ever use.

My things:
Bowes SLx7
Washburn WG587
Washburn X40Pro
Washburn X50
Washburn HM24
Washburn WR150
Laguna LE200s
Arietta Acoustic
First Act
Valveking 112
VHT Deliverance

#18
Quote by InanezGuitars44
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id spend half of it on a nice amp though

2500 will get you pretty much any amp or guitar you could ever want



lol not even close guy my mesa head is over 2500
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#22
um, electric guitar forum would be the correct place for this, and why are spending 5000 on a guitar when you've been playing three months? I'd buy a good guitar for maybe a thousand ad just keep the other 4k
#23
Look into a cheap tube combo for practice, get some pedals, and use the rest for in a deal with the guy on this site LINK call him and try to work out a custom guitar. i dont know how that works.
But if not definately get a CUSTOM MADE guitar


Guys just because he has the money to spend doesnt mean you should flame him, he is fortunate, dont hate him for it.

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Vantage 718dt-1
Epi Special II
Crate V Series 212 18w
Fuzz Factory
MXR Phase 90
#24
by a good half stack and a decent 2000-1000 dollar guitar

ususally your paying for looks or the name if its over 2000

and remember more expensive doesn't always mean better
Guitars
Gretsch corvette
Epiphone SG special

Effects
RP350
big muff pi
crybaby wah
RC-2 loop station

Amps
Spider II 15W
Bugera 333XL 212
#25
Quote by guilty09
lol not even close guy my mesa head is over 2500

Road king i assume?


But yeah anyway. You are a lucky SOB. Definitely look into an amp first. You can spend the rest on a decent guitar or even just spend it on better pickups to make your current guitar better, and then keep the rest for pocket change.


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#26
judging by the video i would say (if thread is for real) go for it. get a really nice strat cus it looks like thats what you prefer and then get a really nice amp. i would personally suggest a mesa or possibly a nice Marshall JVM.