post guitars you built

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  1. Knarbens

    Knarbens Senior Member

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    Hy everybody, I don't know If there already is a thread like this, but I'm bored of seeking all the building threads again, you know! :rolleyes: It's really interessting to watch the building progress, but I'm always afraid to pass up the finished instruments! :laugh2: There are so many building threads out there and I don't wanna lose sight of your great guitars! :cool:

    So please post pics of the guitars you built. Just the final product! I'd like to see, your awesome craftsmanskills, okay! :naughty: Let's go!
     
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    Well, I'm definitely not bored with the building threads, but I do like the idea of a thread that features just completed guitars (builds). So, how 'bout if I get things started. Here are a couple of my octave guitars:

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    Here's the build thread for these octave guitars...although I didn't go into as much detail as som of the other folks around here: http://www.mylespaul.com/forums/luthiers-corner/4779-less-tall-octave-guitar.html


    And here are some pics of my Less Tall 1/2 scale mini guitars:

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    And again, here are a few threads that show more details including some build details:

    http://www.mylespaul.com/forums/other-les-pauls/416-less-tall-gets-johnsonized.html
    http://www.mylespaul.com/forums/other-les-pauls/687-less-tall-porn.html
    http://www.mylespaul.com/forums/other-les-pauls/829-baby-duane-finished.html


    I hope you like them!


    And let's see some more builds!!!!!


    Frank
     
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    Jason Senior Member

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    I love those things pine!
     
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    :wow::wow::wow::wow::wow:

    OMG, Terry...you do amazing work!
     
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    Not the best pictures:
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    Damian.
     
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    1959burst Senior Member

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    Jason Senior Member

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    59, that headstock looks kick ass.
     
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    This is cool. Keep it coming!
     
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    it's a direct trace of my 64 firebird vii
     
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    Here are two that I built. The first is one I made for my son:

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    I liked it so much I built one for myself:

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    Both bodies are pine which really puts out an awsome tone.
     
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    My favorite LP ever looked very close to this. You've brought the pain of selling it back.

    Goodbye cruel world.....:laugh2:
     
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    John, AWESOME work, always enjoy seeing your guitars

    did you angle the PU cavities in the third guitar pictured or use the carve for your angle?
     
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    The pickup angle would follow the fingerboard.
     
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    Here are just a couple of random pics I found


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