Skyjerk's Recent Activity

  1. Skyjerk replied to the thread Building Les Paul style guitar without neck angle.

    I still advocate for using some neck angle. Did your friend say why he is asking for no neck angle? Does he understand that with a...

    Dec 8, 2017 at 8:39 PM
  2. Skyjerk replied to the thread First kit advice..

    You should not need to pore fill the maple top...

    Dec 8, 2017 at 7:47 PM
  3. Skyjerk replied to the thread Post Guitars You Built.

    Thats gorgeous, man :)

    Dec 8, 2017 at 2:31 PM
  4. Skyjerk liked fordmugg's post in the thread Post Guitars You Built.

    Just finished this one... mahogany body birdseye maple top, 5 piece black limba/walnut neck, rosewood fretboard [IMG] [IMG]

    Dec 8, 2017 at 2:31 PM
  5. Skyjerk replied to the thread Wooden Binding?.

    Nibs shmibs. As long as I'm rich :)

    Dec 8, 2017 at 2:06 PM
  6. Skyjerk liked madmusicltd's post in the thread First kit advice..

    Hi Chris, Still looks the same, actually starting to wear nicely! Excellent job on your latest creation to honor your son! Just Superb!...

    Dec 7, 2017 at 11:04 PM
  7. Skyjerk replied to the thread First kit advice..

    I remember that. Not having filled the grain with anything but nitro I was wondering how it would look in a couple years. My own first...

    Dec 7, 2017 at 9:05 PM
  8. Skyjerk liked ARandall's post in the thread Wooden Binding?.

    Wood is not that delicate. I don't see guitars that don't have binding on the body wearing any more quickly.....nor have I seen the side...

    Dec 7, 2017 at 8:59 PM
  9. Skyjerk replied to the thread Building Les Paul style guitar without neck angle.

    The neck angle on this build I'm referring to is only 3 degrees. I believe the angle on an LP neck is about 4.4 degrees. Neck plane and...

    Dec 7, 2017 at 8:51 PM
  10. Skyjerk replied to the thread Building Les Paul style guitar without neck angle.

    My recent 22 Special build may have the kind of thing you need. Its not an an LP, but its a single-cut with a fully carved top, but a...

    Dec 7, 2017 at 8:45 PM
  11. Skyjerk replied to the thread had to make a new template.

    Just to be clear, I have no issue with the business I bought the template from. They made no claims regarding how this template compared...

    Dec 7, 2017 at 6:08 PM
  12. Skyjerk replied to the thread had to make a new template.

    Very cool. That shows very clearly the difference. Well, not so much different as "shifted". The "not good" template has the same basic...

    Dec 7, 2017 at 5:47 PM
  13. Skyjerk liked nuance97's post in the thread had to make a new template.

    I was curious what it would look like superimposed...for anyone else who’s curious [IMG]

    Dec 7, 2017 at 5:44 PM
  14. Skyjerk replied to the thread had to make a new template.

    an un-looked-for bonus. Making two new necks with the new template, this particular piece of hard maple has some nice, subtle figure...

    Dec 7, 2017 at 4:06 PM
  15. Skyjerk replied to the thread Back to Building soon! Looking for some accountability ;).

    For my money, I ALWAYS glue the fretboard on before carving. Usually the curve of the neck goes slightly past the glue joint so I have a...

    Dec 7, 2017 at 2:18 PM