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  1. TRexF16 replied to the thread Modern or Vintage?.

    Lose that pickguard and choose whichever bridge you like best. Those compensated saddles on the vintage style will intonate just fine,...

    Dec 16, 2017 at 9:22 PM
  2. TRexF16 posted a new thread.

    Adding tint to sanding sealer?

    I'm soon to begin my first black finish on a bare pine Tele body. I plan to shoot a few coats of sanding sealer to sand back to a dead...

    Forum: Finely Finished

    Dec 16, 2017 at 9:18 PM
  3. TRexF16 replied to the thread Bigsby Value.

    Likely none, but it might make it sell more quickly if you find the guy that wants a Bigsby. In general mods to a guitar don't reflect...

    Dec 16, 2017 at 9:15 PM
  4. TRexF16 replied to the thread Where do you get your reclaimed wood?.

    Bottom line - make keeping your eyes peeled for wood a normal way of being. You'll be surprised where it shows up. Rex

    Dec 16, 2017 at 9:09 PM
  5. TRexF16 replied to the thread Brooklyn Builds.

    I'm just amazed at the cracking to begin with - that's like something you'd see out of fresh sawn wood left in the sun, not 100 year old...

    Dec 16, 2017 at 9:07 PM
  6. TRexF16 replied to the thread Plotting the Iraqi-Caster.

    Hey Rob, I know you will see this so I'll ask it here - where should I set your Firebird pickups in relation to the bridge and neck? I...

    Dec 16, 2017 at 8:53 PM
  7. TRexF16 replied to the thread Plotting the Iraqi-Caster.

    Well Rob, I brought all the wood home in my bags for R&R in October. I was overweight, but they let me slide. When I made the final...

    Dec 16, 2017 at 8:07 PM
  8. TRexF16 attached a file to the thread Plotting the Iraqi-Caster.

    I have been trying out a new grain-filling technique on the Movingui wood. I cut out the control cavity and tremolo covers for the one...

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  9. TRexF16 attached a file to the thread Plotting the Iraqi-Caster.

    It's been a while since I updated this and wish I had more to report. I have been home from Iraq for a couple weeks now. I ordered a...

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  10. TRexF16 replied to the thread Question about wood.

    I think you've decided on the bench-top proposal, but if you do rip it up, don't fail to ponder, while doing so, the irony that...

    Dec 15, 2017 at 5:35 PM
  11. TRexF16 replied to the thread An Impolite Comparison Between GFS and Fender.

    I have one of the GFS pro series Tele neck pickups but have not yet installed it. However, I've used two sets of their Vintage P90 and...

    Dec 13, 2017 at 12:47 PM
  12. TRexF16 replied to the thread Seymour Duncan Phat Cat.

    Well, I reckon there ain't but one "best in the world" but I think your playing sounds excellent, as do the pickups. Thanks for the...

    Dec 13, 2017 at 12:19 PM
  13. TRexF16 replied to the thread Question about wood.

    YES, This! It will make necks - sure, but it will make a far better bench top. And as the others have said, good hard maple for necks...

    Dec 11, 2017 at 2:54 PM
  14. TRexF16 liked GunsOfBrixton's post in the thread Question about wood.

    Make it into a work bench top. A piece that size would run $200 or so. Then, buy some cheap poplar or pine to practice on then buy a...

    Dec 11, 2017 at 10:41 AM
  15. TRexF16 attached a file to the thread Nashville Cabronita wiring.

    My understanding is you want a 470K resistor run between the same switch tab the hot lead from your filtertron is connected to and...

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