Hey guys, my situation is a double whammy. Just bought a brand new Epiphone Les Paul Custom Pro from Guitar Center, sat down and played it tonight for about 10 minutes for the first time and when finished I not only noticed the black dye from the rosewood (or whatever it is) fretboard had come...
I recently bought a brand new Gibson Les Paul Standard 2018 MB.
First of all I am very happy with this guitar, but I'm slightly concerned about some small fissures in the fretboard directly in front of the nut.
What do you think? Is this acceptable or can this lead to some serious...
Hey MLP, thought to share with you guys what appears to be a Les Paul Custom Pro (serial number 18082306171) with a smooth black fretboard made of decent grade ebony. Here are the photos from the owner, he had bought the guitar this month online and lives in Italy.
Do you think...
This epiphone custom I'm looking to buy has some splitting at the binding and nut..
What is the worst case scenario and how to fix?
Any diagnosis is welcome, it's driving me crazy..
Should I happen to buy this guitar this thread will have more of the processes..
I have a 2011 Les Paul CS 1958 and someone told me that Les Pauls (even CS and Gibson other models) produced around 2011 period may not have a true rosewood fretboard due to the CITES issues around that period before and after 2011. Thus GIbson used laminated fretboards and the only way to...
Has anyone ever refinished a single fret on a poly finished maple board?
I had a ding which was drop-filled, however it's still quite noticeable. Rather than go to the expense of a total refinish on a MIM, would it be possible to strip this particular fret down to the wood, mask the rest of the...