Epiphone SG G-400 Setup Video Series!

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  1. Kenni

    Kenni Senior Member

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    Hi there, everyone :)

    I've recorded some footage of me setting up an Epiphone SG G-400, and I thought I'd share it with you all! Might be of use to someone here, or atleast fun for someone to watch.

    Part 1 - Fret Level Preparation:


    Part 2 - Fret Level Preparation:


    Part 3 - Fret Level.


    Part 4 - Re-crowning the Frets.


    There'll be some more videos coming, so I'll keep this thread updated :)

    Thanks & Enjoy, good people!
     
  2. Kenni

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    Update time ;)

    Part 5 - Polishing the Frets:


    There's nothing better than perfectly polished up frets!
    They're smooth and nice to bend and slide on! :)
     
  3. Who

    Who I'm back. Back in the New York groove.

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    Thanks very much for doing such detailed work.
     
  4. Kenni

    Kenni Senior Member

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    You're very welcome - my pleasure :)

    It's all about doing the best possible for any guitar, it will reward you in the end!

    Regards! :)
     
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    Walt_T Senior Member

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    Nice job!
     
  6. Kenni

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    Thanks, Walt :)

    I appreciate it!

    There'll be an update, soon!
     
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    Update time! :)

    Here's Part 6 - Cleaning the Fretboard:


    This fretboard really needed some cleaning.. quite a bit of grime on that ;)

    Cheers!
     
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    Update time! :)

    Here's Part 7 - Installing hardware and new parts:


    It's starting to look good, and the guitar is soon ready to play! :D

    Stay tuned!
     
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    I like that bridge.
     
  10. Kenni

    Kenni Senior Member

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    Hi @GRASS :)

    Thanks! Yes, the TonePros bridge is really a good upgrade!
    They make good quality bridges - superb!

    Cheers!
     

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