Man, that kicks all kinds of ass.
Now to be clear, the finished Strat is simply the inspiration, this is still awaiting my assembly... The latest picAttachment 30450. I will very lightly sand the stencil to fade it a bit...
No ugh on this end.
I embrace my unique take in regards to retro tinkering. Can't go pure relic, it needs my spin on it.
I would have the sucker done today if the parts came!
At first i thought you were going to convert an alder or basswood body into ash ......
Lumbering dinosaur (what's a master volume control?)
Now that would be a skill Crusty... It will all make sense soon...
at first i wasn't sure if you were just pulling our legs or not.
i'm glad you weren't. what an awesome idea. good job dude!
Oh I smoked the mofo!
A guy at my work said if you take an oxy-acetylene torch and just burn the acetylene so it smokes like crazy you can lay down some pretty nice smoke effects on things, then spray clear over them. I'll try it sometime.
LTD M-50 W/ AHB-1 Blackouts.
Thinline W/GFS Classic II
Soloist W/Duncan Detonator
LP W/GFS Crunchy Pats
Custom 112 cab W/G12 75T.
The temp was under 100F, the goal was not to char, but the smoke tints ( ages) a finish beautifully, no chemicals, no hassle. It took the sheen off of an all too pink guitar body.