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  1. jkes01 liked Paul46's post in the thread Help! I think I f'd up the nut change.

    Can't wait for the tremolo install !

    Aug 17, 2018 at 2:49 PM
  2. jkes01 replied to the thread Custom headstock inlay.

    http://www.mylespaul.com/threads/gibson-font-full-alphabet.196827/

    Aug 17, 2018 at 5:39 AM
  3. jkes01 replied to the thread Help! I think I f'd up the nut change.

    I lower my slots until the string just barely clears the first fret when fretted at the third. Where I learned the technique....

    Aug 17, 2018 at 5:31 AM
  4. jkes01 liked WaywerdSon's post in the thread Tom Scholz ....

    [MEDIA]

    Aug 17, 2018 at 4:52 AM
  5. jkes01 liked Freddy G's post in the thread Tom Scholz ....

    it was the best era for rock guitar....hands down

    Aug 17, 2018 at 4:44 AM
  6. jkes01 replied to the thread can anyone tell me whats going on with this sg.

    Yeah, pretty crazy. The SG I worked on had a serial that started with 00, which apparently they only did in ’76, which made it easy for...

    Aug 17, 2018 at 3:17 AM
  7. jkes01 liked Who's post in the thread Help! I think I f'd up the nut change.

    People get so worked up over proper nut fit. Why bother, says I. Whatta gunna do, strum open strings all day long? Play cowboy chords...

    Aug 17, 2018 at 2:08 AM
  8. jkes01 liked gcbike's post in the thread Help! I think I f'd up the nut change.

    MY 2 cents,apparently you came on here for advice but you are just ignoring any given.Take your problem to a PROFESSIONAL.

    Aug 17, 2018 at 1:39 AM
  9. jkes01 liked scozz's post in the thread Help! I think I f'd up the nut change.

    Thanks @jkes01 for that video...that’s the best video on removing a Les Paul nut I’ve ever seen!

    Aug 17, 2018 at 12:18 AM
  10. jkes01 replied to the thread Help! I think I f'd up the nut change.

    No, patience and technique are key. The hammer should have been a red flag. Scoring the lacquer with a razor blade would have prevented...

    Aug 17, 2018 at 12:18 AM
  11. jkes01 replied to the thread Help! I think I f'd up the nut change.

    That won’t do. You’ll want that nut to sit flat all the way across the bottom of th slot. The side looks much better. Maybe take a...

    Aug 17, 2018 at 12:15 AM
  12. jkes01 liked chasenblues's post in the thread Help! I think I f'd up the nut change.

    [IMG]

    Aug 17, 2018 at 12:07 AM
  13. jkes01 replied to the thread Help! I think I f'd up the nut change.

    For future reference, the correct (ONLY!) way to safely remove a Gibson nut, compliments of @Freddy G. :thumb: [MEDIA]

    Aug 16, 2018 at 9:59 PM
  14. jkes01 replied to the thread Help! I think I f'd up the nut change.

    It can definitely be fixed. Get this file to clean the existing slot to make it level an square again....

    Aug 16, 2018 at 9:48 PM
  15. jkes01 liked TVvoodoo's post in the thread "Art" guitar in progress.

    Headstock logo down, and locked. Always a rewarding milestone in any rebranding journey [IMG]

    Aug 16, 2018 at 7:48 PM