Lacquer Crack? Experts needed!

NightShift88

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Just noticed this on my ‘18 R8 (VOS) by the heel joint, the vertical line descending downward where the neck meets the body...I’m not even sure if it’s a crack at all, it’s smooth to the touch. Help ease my paranoia and tell me this is normal :run:

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ARandall

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Most probably a little bit of glue squeezout that wasn't cleaned up. Glue never takes stain or grainfill the same way raw wood does.
That or its a little excess grainfill thats not been tidied up
 

Sct13

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Toe Jam...

I mean Tenon Jam ...
 

calieng

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You are pressing down on the strings too hard and it is causing the neck to seperate from the body.

Use less pressure and remamber Les Pauls are delicate instruments.....


:)
 




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