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Non-Kit Original Guitar Builds #1: The "Highway 51" Pecan Top series electric guitars

01-28-2012 10:15 AM by David Grimes | 12 comments »

This blog will include various build pictures and/or information for the three nearly simultaneous first builds of this new body style and the pecan tops that they will all share. There are planned differences in each of the three as they are the proto-types (even though two are sold and the third will not be sold). The name: Highway 51 bisects Memphis, Tennessee North to South. Graceland is on Hwy. 51. Memphis is the “birthplace of the Blues”. I like the name. The original body shape: This body shape is a morph (but in no way a copy) of lines from the Gibson Les Paul, the Fender Telecaster and the Dean Cadillac. The highly unusual (but very comfortable to tune)...

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