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Old 10-17-2018, 03:00 PM
LouieAtienza LouieAtienza is offline
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One piece of mahogany can be as light as Styrofoam, and another can be as dense as rosewood, literally.

Or, possibly they skimped on the hardware, and are using chromed zinc...
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Old 10-17-2018, 03:32 PM
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It's pretty common. Not in Epi specifically, but in general. I have a Tele that's super light and comfy, and another one that I could use to drive railroad spikes. And they sound just about the same.
I had a Modern Player Plus Tele that was very heavy, but the ones I see/feel in the stores are much lighter.
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