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Hope to Show My New Epliphone 335 Tonight New Guitar Not Perfect

#1 User is offline   Waco flash 

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Posted 13 March 2019 - 08:48 PM

I have already sent this in to the Epliphone website but I wanted to share my expectation was to post a picture of my new black Epliphone 335 tonight. The brand new guitar had a 5-6" small scratch in the middle of the back of the body and some paint splotches near the base of neck on the back of the body as well. Also the lower volume pot was lose as was the volume knob too. I declined the guitar and GC ordered a replacement new 335 for me that should be delivered in about 5 days. Then assuming everything is perfect with that guitar, and I will not accept anything less than perfect, I will post a picture and I do look forward to posting that picture as the guitar was beautiful. I may have been a little picky but gear is only new once and I want to own any scratches on my guitars.
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#2 User is offline   Cougar 

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Posted 14 March 2019 - 08:08 AM

View PostWaco flash, on 13 March 2019 - 08:48 PM, said:

...I declined the guitar and GC ordered a replacement new 335....


Well, that's the way to do it. Good luck on the new 335!

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#3 User is offline   NighthawkChris 

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Posted 14 March 2019 - 08:19 AM

Waco flash, I don't think you're picky... It's a new guitar and I've done the same in the past for probably less reason than what you are returning the guitar for. Best of luck and hopefully you get the guitar that makes you happy with the purchase. Hoping to see some nice pics!
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