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New Build Complete! Billy Bo / Tele Thing

Discussion in 'Other Guitars, other instruments' started by castpolymer, Aug 15, 2013.

  1. castpolymer

    castpolymer Poster Extraordinaire

    May 27, 2008
    Edmond, Oklahoma
    Finished this guy up about a week ago. Alder body with DuPont Chromabase Fiesta Red. Clearcoat is pre - cat nitro that I added cosmetic grade sparkle powder into. Neck is All Parts Fat with same color on headstock as body. Wired as a Tele 3 - way with two mini - humbuckers. Top loading bridge I had laying around ( will likley replace with Wilkinson cut off 3 saddle Tele sooner or later. Cut the pickguard out of some single ply black pickguard I had laying around.
     

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  2. RevMike

    RevMike Friend of Leo's

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    48
    Jul 15, 2004
    Raleigh, NC
    Thats...well, interesting. How'd you come up with that body shape?
     
  3. purpletele

    purpletele Friend of Leo's

    Cool

    I'm a big fan of those. I've been contemplating a build with a Rosewood Strat/jazzmaster neck and maybe even a jazzmaster trem.
     
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  5. blowtorch

    blowtorch Doctor of Teleocity

    May 2, 2003
    Wisco
    Believe he was inspired by the Gretsch Jupiter (Billy-bo)
     
  6. castpolymer

    castpolymer Poster Extraordinaire

    May 27, 2008
    Edmond, Oklahoma
    Yup. Got it from a cool dude in Arkansas. I also have one with a full Tele single coil setup that needs to be finished.
     
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