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blackguard tele trussrod specifications

Discussion in 'Vintage Tele Discussion Forum (pre-1974)' started by fenderchamp, Jun 29, 2017.

  1. fenderchamp

    fenderchamp Tele-Holic Ad Free + Supporter

    672
    Jun 17, 2008
    omaha
    I wonder if anybody here might be able to clarify this for me.

    While looking at stew-mac today I noticed there are two fender trussrod nuts available

    8-32 thread
    and 10-32 thread

    8-32 is for 5/32'' rod and 10-32 is for 3/16'' rod?


    Does anybody know thread details and width/length details for the rod, anchor and nut as used throughout the history of the broadcasters and early blackguards?

    The stewmac catalog online doesn't really clarify when what was used, and I dug through the blackguard book, and didn't see a clear indication of it there either, though it does have info about the nut slot style.

    I see Rutter's guitars sells a single slot 10-32 so is that vintage correct?
     

  2. krunchie58

    krunchie58 TDPRI Member

    18
    Jul 30, 2008
    Spain
    early early days there was also 10-24 thread on a 3/16ths diam rod
    truss rod nut also was shorter until 1959
     
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