You gotta love an F hole!!! Walnut Bound Wenge Fretboard. Gold Vintage Frets. Really tacking shape now.
So, this is how we do pinstriping. The end result you can see in the featured pic. Basically, after routing the American Walnut Body, we glue on the strips of the contrasting maple. After Trimming, we then glue on the […]
Being a huge Rickenbacker fan, it was only a matter of time. Thanks to Dave (Bad Guitars) for taking this on and sharing all the pics and details. So, the plan is the this will be a “One-of-a-KInd” Custom Rickenbacker […]
Well, I have to say, “a stratocaster is a heck of a lot easier than a rickenbacker!!” All wired up with Emerson Custom Prewire Kit for Stratocaster and Sliders SRV ’59 pickup set. This is an early Emerson Custom Prewire with the […]
So here is a really really hard worked Fender Stratocaster from 1979 for a rebuild project. Actually, its just a Body with loads of checking and dings. A neck. A Pickguard and a Neckplate. Overall, it is in really bad […]
So, the solution has arrived from http://winfieldvintage.com in the form of a modified Schaller strap button. The hole is enlarged to accomodate the larger diameter Rickenbacker machine screw, which they have made to twice the standard length. The head of the machine […]
So, fitting a B3 to a Rickenbacker 330 is problematic!! Firstly the sloping deck means the body is a bit thin for the tailpiece hinge plate to mount. The B3 is also a bit long to fit on the sloped […]