Electric Guitar Body

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Project by Picken5 posted 02-27-2016 05:22 AM 1155 views 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I actually made this a while ago for my son. He planned to add a neck, bridge, electronics, etc to it. I visited him in NC this past October and found that he’s a lot like his dad. I.e. his ambitions and reality aren’t always in sync. I’m sure it’ll get done at some point, but I thought I’d post this anyway. It’s made from figured black walnut, curly maple and padauk. This finish is just a few coats of clear lacquer. My son will add more coats (hopefully) later.

-- Howard - "Time spent making sawdust is not deducted from one's lifetime." - old Scottish proverb

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#1 posted 02-27-2016 03:54 PM

Nice look fwd to seeing finished product.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#2 posted 03-08-2016 12:50 PM

Wow, that’s a beauty. I like the wood combos as well.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. [email protected]

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