Back in the oven. #2 Vader VM8

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Back in the oven. #2 Vader VM8

Postby bracky72 » Sun Dec 31, 2017 5:25 pm

I liked my VM7 Vader so much I decided to have a VM8 built. Trigger pulled this evening. Nothing to fancy except it will be KRG. :D

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Custom Shop Instrument Details:
Base Price: $ 1,499.00
VM8 - Kiesel Vader Eight String Multiscale Headless Electric Guitar
Right Handed
$ 30.00 - KRG - Kiesel Racing Green
$ 0.00 - -CG - Clear Gloss Finish (Standard)
$ 100.00 - LMB - Maple Neck/Black Limba Body
$ 150.00 - 5ML - 5-Piece Maple Neck w/ 2 Black Limba Stripes
$ 70.00 - CSN - Clear Satin Finish Back Of Neck (Nat ural Wood)
$ 60.00 - ZWF - Zebrawood Fingerboard
$ 30.00 - IKSD - 12th Fret K Logo w/ Staggered Offset Dots
$ 75.00 - ILL - Luminlay Inlay Material
$ 40.00 - STJF - Stainless Jumbo Frets .055" H .110" W
$ 0.00 - -R20 - 20in Fretboard Radius (Standard)
$ 0.00 - -BC - Black Hardware (Standard)
$ 0.00 - -K16B - Kiesel K16B Direct-Mount Passive Bridge Pickup (Standard)
$ 0.00 - -K16N - Kiesel K16N Direct-Mount Passive Neck Pickup (Standard)
$ 0.00 - -400 - Black Pickups (Standard)
$ 20.00 - PPB - Kiesel Lithium Black Pickup Poles
$ 0.00 - BL - Black Logo
$ 0.00 - -009 - Elixir 942E Super Light Gauge Strings (Standard)
$ 50.00 - SC9 - Black Ultimate Soft Guitar Case


And for reference my VM7.

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Re: Back in the oven. #2 Vader VM8

Postby gumbynotpokey » Sun Dec 31, 2017 5:29 pm

sweetness!
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Re: Back in the oven. #2 Vader VM8

Postby gibvel » Mon Jan 01, 2018 12:37 am

Cool dude. Got it in under the wire!

And now the wait begins. :D

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Re: Back in the oven. #2 Vader VM8

Postby massifontana » Tue Jan 16, 2018 3:07 am

bracky72 wrote:
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Congrats for your new one, by the way the 7 looks cool too, wich finish\color is? trans pearl blue? :)

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Re: Back in the oven. #2 Vader VM8

Postby bracky72 » Mon Jan 29, 2018 4:29 am

That’s translucent aquaburst over black limba.

About halfway through my build wait I figure. :)

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Re: Back in the oven. #2 Vader VM8

Postby gibvel » Tue Jan 30, 2018 4:08 am

bracky72 wrote:That’s translucent aquaburst over black limba.


Oooooooooo, I like that. Maybe I'll go Black limba instead of ash on my Osiris build!!

How heavy is it?

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Re: Back in the oven. #2 Vader VM8

Postby bracky72 » Sun Mar 18, 2018 4:45 am

The VM7 above weights 7 lbs 2 1/4 oz.

About to enter my 12th week construction on my VM8. Shouldn’t be long now. :)

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Re: Back in the oven. #2 Vader VM8

Postby bracky72 » Thu Mar 29, 2018 3:33 am

Week 13. Still waiting..l :shock:

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Re: Back in the oven. #2 Vader VM8

Postby bracky72 » Sat Apr 07, 2018 6:08 pm

This popped up on facebook this morning. It shouldn't be long now. :D
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Re: Back in the oven. #2 Vader VM8

Postby deecameronbell » Sun Apr 08, 2018 9:05 am

You ordered in December? What was your estimated ship date they gave you?

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Re: Back in the oven. #2 Vader VM8

Postby bracky72 » Sun Apr 08, 2018 9:57 am

I ordered using the online builder so all it says is 8-10 weeks. I figured it could be longer because of the time of year. Lots of Christmas guitars and such. But I’m not really sure why it took so long.

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Re: Back in the oven. #2 Vader VM8

Postby bracky72 » Wed Apr 11, 2018 4:20 am

And it’s out for delivery. Oh man the excitement. I took the day off and am not going anywhere until it’s in my hands. :)


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