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Old 03-21-2011, 11:53 AM   #4528
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Originally Posted by BroncoBuff View Post
You're definitely a purist in matters of gear and equipment ... a driven-snow purist. Not just all-tube amps front and back, and not just insisting on an all-analog string from end to end, but other stuff. You once explained in detail your list of a few alterations that could give any Strat a more solid tone, cut back on tinny sound and hum. Very meticulous steps including a "block" of some kind on the bridge? You insisted it was still 100% pure Stratocaster, just better stronger faster.
Oh, OK - I wasn't sure what you were talking about, but I get it now.

BTW, I was plugging a company that makes cold-rolled steel replacement trem blocks for Stratocasters:

Fender used steel blocks in the early years, but they started using crappy pot metal for the blocks when they went down the mass production road.
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