View Full Version : Newbie from Seattle!

01-11-2008, 05:17 PM
Hello from Seattle! I don't play guitar but I support my son's habit. He's got a 2008 TAT II Iceberg and just got a good deal ($1000) on a 2007 Horus Scarab/GO. Needs to be cleaned up but no major damage. No case but nice double-size gig bag. Trussrod and trem covers missing too but not a biggie.

01-11-2008, 07:07 PM
Hi and welcome to the forum! I'm very glad to see a parent that supports their son this much. $1000 for a Scarab Horus is definitely a killer deal as even used they run for about $1500-$1600 in general.

01-11-2008, 10:08 PM
Welcome! Got any pics to share?

02-11-2008, 05:54 AM
I see you're over on BMusic as well?

I'd like to see some pics of the guitars, and as Budd said, it's nice to see a dad support his son as much as it seams you do.

02-11-2008, 03:50 PM
Thanks! WIll post some pics of the Horus once I clean it up. Looks like it was stored for a long time.

03-11-2008, 03:05 AM
Welcome!! You need to post BEFORE AND AFTER pics!!

11-11-2008, 11:46 AM

14-11-2008, 01:59 AM
Welcome to the forurm but $1000!!! Where did he score that!!!?!?!

16-11-2008, 08:12 PM
Welcome, Nice to see someone else from this part of the world. I live right in Tacoma.

23-11-2008, 06:55 AM
Got it on ebay. It was not used in a while and is missing the trussrod and trem covers. Rob Marcello used it. There's a video on this site where he's playing a Horus Scarab.

23-11-2008, 08:57 AM
I live in Yakima, nice to have you hear

04-12-2008, 08:46 PM
you own a rob marcello owned cap? SHIT!

06-12-2008, 04:59 PM
Yeah. I didn't believe the seller at first but it's the one in this clip http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=baPMMDDosGE

It has the same Dimarzio neck pickup and missing trussrod cover. Still just a guitar.

06-12-2008, 07:11 PM
Why did Rob sell such a kick ass guitar for such a low price?? He must have gotten some sick custom Caparison or something.

07-12-2008, 04:17 AM
Came with gig bag only. No case and tools. Had rusty strings and wasn't used in a while.