rednefceleb's Recent Activity

  1. rednefceleb posted a new thread.

    Scalloped Fretboards and their Purpose.

    Instead of "Googling"... I ask you guys/girls. What's up with scalloped fretboards? There has to be reasons why fretboards are...

    Forum: The Custom Shop

    Jan 18, 2018 at 2:59 AM
  2. rednefceleb liked syrinx's post in the thread Close Specials. The Treasures That We Bought and Were Unforgettable..

    Same story ad in paper- SG 250-back in the mid 80`s-turned out it had been under the guys bed since `67 had tried to learn for a year,...

    Jan 18, 2018 at 1:16 AM
  3. rednefceleb liked BadPenguin's post in the thread Close Specials. The Treasures That We Bought and Were Unforgettable..

    On CL, I saw an advert, "Gibson Les Paul $250". Met up with the guy, and damn, it was a 1981 Paul Custom Silverburst, that had a hole...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 11:17 PM
  4. rednefceleb replied to the thread Stew Mac Nitrocellulose Spray Can results possible?.

    Thanks. I agree the prep is mando. Also good to hear that the cans will give decent results. Thanks Luthiers.

    Jan 17, 2018 at 2:49 PM
  5. rednefceleb liked Freddy G's post in the thread Stew Mac Nitrocellulose Spray Can results possible?.

    What Gene said is all true. No reason you can't achieve pro results with rattle cans....just takes longer because the stuff is so much...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 2:48 PM
  6. rednefceleb liked The Ballzz's post in the thread Stew Mac Nitrocellulose Spray Can results possible?.

    The first and MOST important thing to know and understand about finishing is that the actual finishing is the smallest part of the job...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 2:48 PM
  7. rednefceleb posted a new thread.

    Stew Mac Nitrocellulose Spray Can results possible?

    I have some spot spray jobs to do from time to time. I have to believe that having the compressor, sprayers, and paints etc. are really...

    Forum: Luthier's Corner

    Jan 17, 2018 at 6:35 AM
  8. rednefceleb liked Cozmik Cowboy's post in the thread Close Specials. The Treasures That We Bought and Were Unforgettable..

    Two different trips to the same pawn shop, mid-'70s - late-'40s Gibson BR-1 amp & late-'40s/early-'50s Supro Comet lap steel. $25 each....

    Jan 14, 2018 at 10:01 PM
  9. rednefceleb replied to the thread Just Because it's Cheap, Doesn't Always Mean it's "Cheap".

    I owned 2 1960/61 DC Melodymakers that were totally modified and they were great guitars. They newer Melodymakers that are circulating...

    Jan 13, 2018 at 1:17 PM
  10. rednefceleb liked moreles's post in the thread Just Because it's Cheap, Doesn't Always Mean it's "Cheap".

    Love Juniors and Specials; never met a Melody Maker that I even liked at all. Unlike Juniors and Specials, which are simple but not...

    Jan 13, 2018 at 1:14 PM
  11. rednefceleb replied to the thread Just Because it's Cheap, Doesn't Always Mean it's "Cheap".

    Definitely agree. I have 2 OLP's. MM1 & MM4. They set up 98% and the pup's do not need replacing. Pup's are simply copper wire wrapped...

    Jan 13, 2018 at 4:06 AM
  12. rednefceleb liked Go Junior or Go Home's post in the thread Just Because it's Cheap, Doesn't Always Mean it's "Cheap".

    Thanks m8! Yeah, I've always been a big advocate for cheap guitars. Especially the Epi Les Paul Junior.

    Jan 13, 2018 at 3:58 AM
  13. rednefceleb liked powerslide's post in the thread Just Because it's Cheap, Doesn't Always Mean it's "Cheap".

    I've played and owned lots of "cheap" guitars over the years and some I still do, price isn't the defining factor of a great guitar....

    Jan 13, 2018 at 3:58 AM
  14. rednefceleb liked Go Junior or Go Home's post in the thread Just Because it's Cheap, Doesn't Always Mean it's "Cheap".

    Hey guys, here are three of my best budget Les Pauls: Junior Special SL (Melody Maker) The Les Paul Special belonged to my late...

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  15. rednefceleb replied to the thread Refret Tutorial.

    It's amazing just how many new and intermediate guitarists don't have a clue on setting up. Using the truss rod is so important to get...

    Jan 13, 2018 at 3:12 AM