Poll: what is the best color for a strat?
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View poll results: what is the best color for a strat?
3-tone sunburst
82 28%
black
48 16%
candy cola
12 4%
olympic white
72 24%
blizzard pearl
9 3%
charcoal frost metallic
7 2%
sienna burst
8 3%
anything with relic
5 2%
clear varnish
8 3%
other
46 15%
Voters: 297.
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#1
i'm curious, what do you guys think the best color for a strat is? also, do you like maple or rosewoad fretboards?
#2
brown sunburst with maple fretboard (my strats color)
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#4
I love the lighter woods and maple fretboards, darker fretboards have not excited me lately.
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#6
this




*is going to get that exact guitar some day*
well, maybe with a floyd instead of the wilkinson
Last edited by seljer at Sep 16, 2008,
#9
I like the black and white.
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#13
off white body
gold pickgaurd
rosewood neck
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#14
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Koa, natural finish

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#16
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I'd say it depends on the fingerboard. Black looks better with maple than rosewood, imo.
#20
Where in the name of bloody fuck is cherry red?!??!?!?!??!?!?!?!
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#22
Well, since i'm thinking about a strat, i'll contribute my opinions.
Either Chrome red, electron blue, or arctic white...with a maple fretboard
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#28
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olympic white, maple fretboard, with a pearl pickguard


This.
#29
surf green, black pups/hardware, maple neck

i imagine it would be purty
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#30
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This.


+1 to both of you. gotta love olympic white with maple neck. for some reason, i hate rosewoad fretboards.
#32
Cream with chiped paint along the top FTW!
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#34
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brown sunburst with maple fretboard (my strats color)


That's my dream guitar
#36
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My cousin's exact guitar. Very nice.
#37
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Koa, natural finish

Holy Jesus Christ, I generally don'y like strats but that is fucking beautiful.

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#38
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*black strat*

This man knows his stuff. you can never go wrong with a black or darker coloured guitar. Preferably black though.
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