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GALLERY: Gear of the Month 2012

See all 12 unique instruments featured as Gear of the Month in 2012.

December: Darrell Dimebag Abbott's Washburn Dime 3 Crown Royal
"Hard Rock acquired this guitar directly from Dime in early 2004. рIn fact, he invited our head of memorabilia to his home when we picked up this beauty,с recalls Hard Rockуs historian Jeff Nolan. рIn a classic Dimebag moment, he answered the door with a drink in his hand and two lit bottle rockets (laughs).с"