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Absolutely! Also if the guitar is going to have Gibsonish neck and headstock angle and a carved top, the depth of the neck through...
Yes all the pictures are of the same guitar in various stages of completion. It plays great, low action with dressed and polished 6105 frets.
I did on the back. I definitely did not want a PRS vibe at all. Not a fan. The goal was Les Paul on top, SG on back. [ATTACH]
[ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] I've been working on a carved top SG inspired by a guitar I saw years back...
I'm putting up for sale my 1988 reissue. It's in really nice condition with just a couple significant dings on the body edge and the neck...
When I started I would use epoxy mixed with the sawdust of the base material. I found that was always too dark and it was difficult to get enough...
Thanks for all the kind comments.
Body and neck African mahogany.
Fretboard is palisander.
Frets are Dunlop 6105s
Now wet sanded with micro-mesh abrasives. Here it is to 1800 grit. I'll take it to 8000 then to the buffer. Probably finish it tomorrow. :)
That is really nice. I had just googled "hippie sandwich SG" last week. This one didn't come up but it should have!! Excellent job.
There's been a couple times I've had that in the shopping cart.......
Always chickened out. I'm too cheap sometimes. Nice score, congrats!
Thanks for the comments guys.
Here is second to last coat dry sanded with 400 grit.
Here is the final clearcoat. After this has...
Some more pics of the progress.
Shaped frets and binding.
Color coats and first clearcoats applied. Will finish clear this week,...
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