Gibson Robot Arrived Today!, Happy birthday to me...
McGoo
Jan 23 2008, 08:55 PM
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It was my 36th birthday on Monday and I decided to get myself a Gibson Robot Les Paul.
I couldn't find any still available in the UK so I looked at importing one from the USA but with shipping and customs charges it would have been more than £2000. I managed to find one on the German site Thomann and ordered it Sunday night. It arrived today with no customs charges (European Union) and with free delivery for £1,324 (which is €1777 or $2,597). I must admit I'm like a kid with a new toy at the moment but once I've stopped playing with it long enough I'll post a few pictures and a run through of what it can do.
I couldn't be happier if I was twins biggrin.gif biggrin.gif biggrin.gif

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Jan 23 2008, 09:11 PM
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Awesome! Must be really fun to take it out of tune and watch the magic happen biggrin.gif

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Jan 23 2008, 09:25 PM
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Cool! I never heard of that model though... unsure.gif you have to post some pics and tell us about it.

...a review maybe pretty please wink.gif

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Jan 23 2008, 09:32 PM
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Congrats on the new guitar, hope you post some pictures of it!! smile.gif

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Jan 23 2008, 09:37 PM
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congrats with the new axe smile.gif

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Jan 23 2008, 11:18 PM
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Thats great man. We are expecting review you know... wink.gif

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Jan 23 2008, 11:34 PM
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Cool! Seems like a good price, the standard Gibson LPs I see in the local shops over here don't ever go for less than 2000 euros, and yours is the last "Robot"model!

Looking forward for your review, I bet it must be complex to figure out how it works at first!

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Haha sounds cool! Congrats! smile.gif Looking forward to the review wink.gif

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Jan 24 2008, 03:07 AM
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Wow,a nice present!!

Happy birthday and congrats on your new guitar,
looking forward to review! smile.gif

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Jan 24 2008, 12:51 PM
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Congratulations on your birthday and new guitar smile.gif

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Congrats McGoo!

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Wow congratulations man !! Thats a great guitar ! Tell us more , looking forward to pics/videos/audio and review! wink.gif eheheh

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