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Helix Sighting... Pete Thorn Dirty Town Video

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I turned my Artic White HSS Fender Strat into a Suhr / Pete Thorn Clone after watching his first Helix demo on YouTube.  The Artic White HSS Suhr he used I just fell in love with.  I PM'd him on The Gear Page and asked for the specs which he provided.

 

Now my Strat has a Suhr Thornbucker Plus Humbucker in Bridge, Suhr V60LP Single Coils in the neck / middle positions, Suhr Electronics, TusqXL nut, locking tuners, etc.

 

The guitar sounds fantastic but I need his fingers to really bring it all together.  I'm a Pete Thorn nerd!

 

Here is the guitar after it was built.  I guess I could have just bought the Suhr model he has.  I'm actually glad I didn't because building this guitar player taught me a lot.  Also he now has a Suhr Signature guitar with humbuckers.  I don't like the Gold and at NAMM they announced a new color but no white.  He replied to my Instagram post about having his signature Suhr come in white so I think it might happen in the future.  I love white guitars so I'm in if they do offer it.

 

36541596042_154c15cd58_b.jpgStrat 1 by , on Flickr

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