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#3
why would you even want to change that colour and even worse THINK about covering it with stickers. Its already beautiful, leave it as it is.
#5
Any guitar that is not X/V/etc shaped will not look metal.

That guitar looks like something I could see Vai, Satch, etc playing...

Besides, it's all preference of guitar. Even in looks.
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#6
Relic it.

But I wouldn't to that... it looks too nice. I do agree it looks kinda "Metal", but then again, anything that isn't a Strat or Tele looks too metal for me.
#7
Play music that isn't metal on it. No one will think it's a "metal" guitar if you do that.
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#9
if you ask me it's an overall nice guitar, i see that and what comes to mind is a hard rock instrument, you see something like a jackson king v, that screams metal, but if you MUST do something, bring it to a pprofesional painter and get some little design in white on it, maybe just a stripe along the outside of the body
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#10
i dont think it looks like metal guitar. The glossy Black makes it look very classy.
ps no stickers
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#11
Nice looking guitar, doesn't look too metal to me.
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#12
first off why do you want it to not look metal, if you didnt want a metal looking guitar you should have bought a les paul or a strat, that thing is beutiful and putting a sticker on a non bass guitar is a disgrace to the luthier and the instrument, lol not trying to be serious but seriously no stickers dont deface artwork, also that thing looks f'ing amazing
#13
that's not a "metal" guitar. it's a strat shape, but that doesn't make it metal. play some jass on it, play some country on it, play some blues on it, and presto! it's not a metal guitar!
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#14
TOO metal? Whats wrong with you, its a beautiful guitar. Why would you cover it in stickers unless you're Tom Morello.
#15
my rg is an extremly metal looking guitar yet most of the stuff i play with it is far from metal

if you don't play metal, your guitar wont look metal. unless it's got some **** like skulls or bloody hearts or something and a crazy retarded shape, then it would no matter what
#18
paint it pink wit ha few flowers on it... thatll DEmetalize it
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#19
Most metal looking guitars are Just X's/V's/Pointy/Explorer. That's perfectly fine. Also, why even think about placing ANY kind of stickers on your guitar?
#20
Black = most guitar colour ever.


Maybe you could add stickers with hello kittys and peace signs.
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#21
it looks more plastic then metal...
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#22
maybe he likes the way it plays but it doesn't fit his style or his band or whatever. i think it looks cool, but then i'm a sucker for all black guitars. mine is all black but it is a strat.

if you don't believe me, i can post a pic - ha.

but honestly - if you really like the guitar then get a relic'd look going and that should fix it. or maybe some sort of pick gaurd thing.

good luck

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#23
it doesn't really look too metal, it kind of reminds me of some old 80s hair metal band guitars. anyways, just as long as you can get a good sound that you like, don't worry about it. don't get a better looking guitar, and it sucks, but just because it looks better, you see what i'm saying?
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#24
Try adding some emg's and a couple of bloodstains, possibly a skull graphic, and get a peavey XXX amp to play it through. No one will think you're metal.
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#25
add gold hard ware, then it will look sooo unmetal. personally i think it looks good as is dude.
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#26
dude, i love schecters. Its not a hellraiser, and doesnt have emgs it doesnt look too metal, the only guitar that i would ever put stickers on is some $50 first act and that would only be about 30 seconds before i lit it aflame.

leave it, it looks nice
#28
i really love it...
but you could add a faceplate/pickguard , then if you change your mind you can take it off
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#30
To basically create a consistent echo, that doesn't look metal at all. It's a classy looking guitar. The only thing I'd agree with is relic'ing, but don't do that. Let it age itself.

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#32
Duck tape & Flowers. Only way to go
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#33
it doesnt look metal dude, just looks like a really sexy axe.

and whats wrong with looking metal anyway?
#36
Quote by .fallen
wait

thats a wooden guitar

I lol'd

Anyways, yeah. It doesn't look very much metal, and even if it did, so what? I love playing jazz with my Xiphos, even though it looks ridiculous
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#37
That. Does. Not. Look. Metal.
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#39
Quote by .fallen
wait

thats a wooden guitar


so sigged
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#40
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Gold hardware!!! It will make it more elegant which metal guitars are definatelly not.



+1000...... it will give it a similar look as a les paul black beauty.... gold hardware looks classy on Black.... (and white Ibanez) guitars!
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