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it's my own design.
I put a lot of thought into it and had USACG build the body and neck to my specs.
They were able to follow the arm contour...
I looked at Warmoth. They have the Strat size option but way too green.
Yes I know and have had good luck with after market tortoise guards but the Mint Green must be Fender.
I need a three pickup guard for a Tele but neck pickup slot must be cut for a Strat sized pickup, which is bigger than a typical neck pickup slot....
I bend it over my knee after adjusting the rod.
That way it does respond immediately; no waiting at all.
There is a link to the Sweetwater site near the end of my post with pictures of the exact guitar I bought from them.
Just click on it.
I do a similar thing;
very subtle compression. It gives me a bit more of a sophisticated sound similar to what I get in a studio. It's really only...
You Only Live Once!
I'm 71 and I've been playing for a living for a very long time. I have a couple main players that I've bonded with so...
^THIS IS RIGHT^
I do it the same way pretty much.
Relief first holding the first fret and a fret where the neck meets the body. That way I can...
Back then in the Austin bars we never did that in spite of the fact that the bars would book a month of wednesdays, a month of fridays etc. and we...
It is insanely loud. I can testify to that.
That's what I was doing at the Continental Club in Austin in 1980.
Like this with those huge EVs in...
Well I have to say;
These and a few others have been fantastic investments.
Earning power and character building
I don't have more than $500...
I have a 1st year desert sand Baja too I paid $500.
Like you, I added a middle pickup, a Van Zandt Blues.
I also put a Bigsby B-5 on it. Great...
And they are perfect for use with a Bigsby.
Nice smooth rounded grooves so the windings don't get hung up with the Bigsby action.
Yes, you can easily align the strings with the neck by doing what Hobs stated above.
You will still have some 'shelf' showing though and likely...
It is possible with a cabinet scraper by scraping off the finish going with the grain.
It would have to be a radiused scraper. If you try it with...
This is a very simple and common fix. (that is if the mounting holes are correct spacing in the first place)
Loosen the neck screws just...
It's more common with lockers because of either the locking pins kinking the string too hard or if the string gets bent back and...
Tuners don't slip.
Strings will slip around a tuner post if it isn't wrapped properly.
If there is a so called "cut through the mix" problem, everyone is likely not listening to each other and playing too much too loud.
I'm happy for you finding what makes you happy.
What might be odd is I myself, wouldn't even pay $4 for that guitar. In fact you couldn't even...
There are thousands of them out there relatively cheap.
All of my wives have accepted my music life ha ha.
None of them would even think of complaining about gigs, travel, guitars and gear in every...
In my experience, a modded Blues Jr was way better than a Princeton in these ways:
Louder, cleaner with more headroom, plus it has the...
John Mayall is constantly touring.
I opened for him at the Aladdin in Portland a couple years ago myself.
I was playing guitar for song writer...