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  1. PingGuo liked toomuchfun's post in the thread Any Gibson acoustic archtops in the house?.

    Had mine out for a spin and it was fun. It's a 1964 L-50. Not a high end archtop (the high end ones have a raised fingerboard) but it...

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  2. PingGuo liked Mayas caster's post in the thread 1965 Deluxe amp.

    Hello there. I just wanted to share with you my latest buy. It’s a 1965 Fender Deluxe reverb (month of march). So it is considered a...

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  3. PingGuo liked Crowcaster's post in the thread Does a rosewood Tele sound like a real Tele?.

    You'll love it when it's done.... Here's a walnut one I built to look like Harrison's Rosewood. Fender OV Pickups, [ATTACH] Here's...

    Walnut Build.jpg May 22, 2019 at 10:29 AM
  4. PingGuo replied to the thread Does a rosewood Tele sound like a real Tele?.

    Walnut is an awesome alternative for people wanting a dark colored Harrison style tele! That's a really good idea.

    May 22, 2019 at 10:06 AM
  5. PingGuo liked noah330's post in the thread Estate sale find - $150 white Tremolux and Reverb Unit.

    [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] found this at an estate sale Sunday. It had been going on since Saturday morning and was an all things must...

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  6. PingGuo replied to the thread Does a rosewood Tele sound like a real Tele?.

    Beautiful!

    May 22, 2019 at 9:14 AM
  7. PingGuo liked tvas22's post in the thread Does a rosewood Tele sound like a real Tele?.

    I have a walnut body/roasted maple neck tele with Fender Nocaster pickups, and it sounds great. Sounds exactly as you'd expect a tele...

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  8. PingGuo replied to the thread Does a rosewood Tele sound like a real Tele?.

    They still sound like telecasters... as long as you put tele style pickups in it. To get "completely different" you need different...

    May 22, 2019 at 9:12 AM
  9. PingGuo liked guitarbuilder's post in the thread Dan Erlewine type neck jig for fret level.

    If your building a guitar from scratch, I would think that getting the most level fretboard and installing frets with a consistent...

    May 20, 2019 at 3:05 PM
  10. PingGuo replied to the thread Add a cap?.

    I like to do a test fit in pine before cutting the neck pocket in the actual body. this save a lot of heartache.

    May 20, 2019 at 1:34 PM
  11. PingGuo liked guitarbuilder's post in the thread Squire Super-Sonic build - the hard way.

    Half round file. Sand paper wrapped around a dowel. Roundnose router bit, but you risk blowing it out at this point unless you have...

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  12. PingGuo liked unibox's post in the thread Squire Super-Sonic build - the hard way.

    @Luthi3rz that video is great! Thanks. I am sure most of my issues might be related to going to fast and taking too much off. I am going...

    May 20, 2019 at 1:30 PM
  13. PingGuo liked guitarbuilder's post in the thread Squire Super-Sonic build - the hard way.

    You are leaving too much wood to rout off. You should only rout about 1/32-1/16" of an inch of wood. That's no guarantee that you will...

    May 20, 2019 at 1:28 PM
  14. PingGuo liked guitarbuilder's post in the thread Heavy Old Beam.

    While the pith area is bound to have cracks running through it, I might clean up all the surfaces and then decide what you want to cut...

    May 20, 2019 at 1:20 PM
  15. PingGuo replied to the thread Heavy Old Beam.

    Looks like you're on track to build a great guitar!

    May 20, 2019 at 10:18 AM
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