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  1. Mat UK liked Rjelecaster's post in the thread The Rjelecaster.

    [IMG] Pressing in tuner bushings [IMG] requires patience [IMG] Bridge mounted, painting the control cavity with shielding paint is the...

    Jul 22, 2018 at 1:31 PM
  2. Mat UK liked MM73's post in the thread The Special Tiger.

    I'm really happy with the style of the Hipshot bridge and tuners. Especially for a custom build, I didn't want to put a traditional...

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  3. Mat UK liked MM73's post in the thread The Special Tiger.

    I’ve read that pinjacks may not be as durable as the standard switchcraft jack, but I like the look for this build. Besides, this will...

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  4. Mat UK liked mPacT's post in the thread Custom Headstock Decals.

    Once you have it positioned where you want it, dab it carefully with a paper towel. Make sure to get out any trapped bubbles under the...

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  5. Mat UK liked guitarbuilder's post in the thread X Carve upgrade.

    I ran across a piece of cream pickguard material from my LP making days and decided to try again. This time I took the drawings and...

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  6. Mat UK replied to the thread Walking a Thinline.

    Great build

    Jul 19, 2018 at 7:07 AM
  7. Mat UK replied to the thread Wenge neck, finish with Tru oil or leave it unfinished?.

    If you like the natural feel why not oil the whole neck the same way you’d oil a fretboard - simple old mineral oil might to the trick

    Jul 18, 2018 at 6:03 PM
  8. Mat UK liked old wrench's post in the thread Help me identify Wood.

    Although there have been attempts to muddy the waters :), we are talking about one specific piece of wood here. Wraygun asked for help...

    Jul 18, 2018 at 6:00 PM
  9. Mat UK liked kthornbloom's post in the thread New "Minimal" Telecaster.

    Worked on some wiring- just a coil split and tone for now. The plan is to use a little piece of lexan to cover the area. I tried using...

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  10. Mat UK replied to the thread New "Minimal" Telecaster.

    Just googled them - with a bit of elbow grease and polish they’ll come up a treat - truly great idea. My current (stalled) build will...

    Jul 18, 2018 at 2:03 PM
  11. Mat UK liked kthornbloom's post in the thread New "Minimal" Telecaster.

    Interesting ideas! How much of a tonal difference do you notice with those mods? I never considered selecting between the two coils...

    Jul 18, 2018 at 1:28 PM
  12. Mat UK liked guitarbuilder's post in the thread What's on your workbench today?.

    This is the first thing of any usefulness off my x carve cnc router. [ATTACH]

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  13. Mat UK replied to the thread New "Minimal" Telecaster.

    Interesting use of the copper caps - may nick this idea if it comes good! Looking great

    Jul 18, 2018 at 9:53 AM
  14. Mat UK liked kthornbloom's post in the thread New "Minimal" Telecaster.

    Got the neck in place: [ATTACH] I put a string on, and taped the pickup leads to the jack temporarily. It was fun to hear the first...

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  15. Mat UK liked parkwood's post in the thread Old German Jazzbox: the dead shall rise again.

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    Jul 17, 2018 at 5:09 AM