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  1. archey liked Skyjerk's post in the thread New Magnum Build. Not Pointy :-).

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    Sep 20, 2018 at 4:06 PM
  2. archey liked Skyjerk's post in the thread New Magnum Build. Not Pointy :-).

    Grain filling. I'll be using simtec, but I wanted dark pores so using timbermate mahogany with dark brown dye in it. [IMG] Looked...

    Sep 19, 2018 at 3:34 PM
  3. archey liked Skyjerk's post in the thread New Magnum Build. Not Pointy :-).

    couple more tests and I'm at this: This is with a bit stronger yellow after drying. [IMG] and then after toner, applied more evenly...

    Sep 19, 2018 at 3:34 PM
  4. archey liked Skyjerk's post in the thread New Magnum Build. Not Pointy :-).

    Doing some testing today and learned something new. I found that for the stain black and sand back method of highlighting figure, LMII...

    Sep 18, 2018 at 7:50 PM
  5. archey liked Skyjerk's post in the thread New Magnum Build. Not Pointy :-).

    Yep. That has naphtha on it in the one photo. It's pretty similar to what it would look like if I just shot clear lacquer with no stains...

    Sep 18, 2018 at 4:08 PM
  6. archey liked geoffstgermaine's post in the thread What's on YOUR workbench right now?.

    Working on the heels on a few guitars. This one’s Cocobolo. [ATTACH] Also working on binding the bodies. [ATTACH]

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  7. archey liked Skyjerk's post in the thread New Magnum Build. Not Pointy :-).

    This is a good example of the finish I'm hoping to achieve, including the light burst although I'm hoping to get a slightly smoother...

    Sep 17, 2018 at 10:03 PM
  8. archey liked Skyjerk's post in the thread New Magnum Build. Not Pointy :-).

    Not a lot different here, but its finish sanded and ready for me to ruin it with my attempt at a tiger-eye finish :) I did a lot of...

    Sep 17, 2018 at 6:25 PM
  9. archey liked Skyjerk's post in the thread A meme for y'all :).

    heres the extended version :) [IMG]

    Sep 16, 2018 at 11:08 PM
  10. archey liked Freddy G's post in the thread A meme for y'all :).

    [MEDIA] :thumbs:

    Sep 16, 2018 at 11:07 PM
  11. archey liked cmjohnson's post in the thread A meme for y'all :).

    It needs one additional higher level: "ACTUALLY MAKING A PROFIT SELLING CUSTOM GUITARS"

    Sep 16, 2018 at 11:07 PM
  12. archey liked Skyjerk's post in the thread A meme for y'all :).

    found an "expanding brain" meme generator and built one for the corner. Feel free to steal and share if you like it :-) [IMG]

    Sep 16, 2018 at 11:07 PM
  13. archey liked cooljuk's post in the thread Old school PAF pickups.

    You'll need a machine with, at the very least, a fully adjustable auto-traversing system and a high torque drive, as well as a...

    Sep 15, 2018 at 4:32 AM