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cheapest way to finish a guitar

Hi I'm repainting my first guitar its already repainted white. I need to know whats the cheapest way to finish a guitar? Right now I'm

Just Adopted an Orphan

@ 60 smack-a-roonies ( plus shipping ( total $78) , I had to indulge. I had been looking for a body to mate a Takeuchi JT580

Just put a Custom 8 on my Epi SG 400

And a "Humbucker powered by lace" on my neck pickup. And for some reason I like the powered by lace more? Maybe it's because I just

Thoughts on my Tele

A few years ago I decided I wanted to build myself a Telecaster. I had no previous experience so thought I'd just get a junk

Spin a splits

Hey so I'm building a Les Paul style guitar with the classic 2 volume, 2 tone, 3 way switch setup. I'm planning on using the

This was kinda dumb...

I have a friend who works at Linde Air products. So we thought that we would give nitrogen (Cyrogenic) treatment a try to see if it

Help me pick out a new guitar

Hey guys, so, I'm I'm the market to look at getting a new guitar. I've got an American Standard at home, an esp les paul

getting vintage tremolo to stay in tune?

hi i'm not big on dive bombs so naturally i prefer vintage tremolos i have a guitar with a floyd got in trade don't care

Recommend a 'humbucker-guy' some Str@t pick ups.

Long story short. I might be getting a Str@t very soon. Someone wants to sell his, and the price is right, even for me to be thinking

Hex poles - does length affect tone?

I have a full shred neck and was going to replace the back hex poles with some gold to match the trim on the guitar.

NGD - pointy tele

So I got myself another deal on another beat up piece of gear. This time it's a fernandes tej55-G that has been given a paintjob

NGD: Les Paul Special

I got this yesterday. It came without pickups, and it has been previously repaired and nicely refinished in satin black. I threw in what I

Finally a family photo "Securb's Harum"

I had to wait until the wife was in bed and I was "motivated" enough to drag everything out of their cases. I finally have

wax potting pickups

how hard is it to wax pot pickups and what do you use?

NGD!

Finally payed off the Epiphone Les Paul Studio I've been looking at! Got it home, took of the old strings and checked the pups as

Epi Les Paul '56 Gold Top

i just picked up a 2004 (Korean) Epiphone Les Paul '56 Gold Top. I'm not thrilled with the Epi P90's. Which SD P90's would be

Guitar pickups in a bass

Ok, so I have this old $200 Yamaha bass that I got just for putting down rough tracks for demo's, but the pickups are cheap

where to buy gutted Gibsons Flying V or Explorer?

if you're familiar with the stratosphere on ebay which takes mostly Fenders & Gibsons and parts them out for sale. Well that is basically exactly

Unknown Body

Does anyone know what kind of guitar this body from Guitarfetish is from? It looks like it has a Jazzmaster style tremolo?

tele vs 335. same pickup blind test

Someone posted a thread not long ago about pickups being 90% of the tone so I thought I'd kinda try and put that to the

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