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I will pick up a copy,
I worked on all 3 of those editions when I was with Fender.
All 4 of the founders have left, but the future is looking fine for the company.
The compound radius should be the same ratio as the fretboard taper ratio if you want best results.
Herbie also worked regular production for a long long time before he went to the custom shop.
There is another plus with the staggered Gotoh tuners. The slot in the end of the tuner shafts are staggered in size as well. This helps keep the...
Good chance I worked on that guitar
Actually a maple lam is more rigid than a rosewood lam. Same applies for slab boards.
The real reasons for the changes were greater rigidity than...
When you have the neck off, next time be sure to look in the neck pocket. You may find a Page or Stevens signature in one that early.
The 10-56 refers to the neck profile that was based on a neck manufactured and dated, you guessed it 10/1956
You can get staggered post "kluson" tuners made by Gotoh that have graduated slots, that account for string size.
Stew Mac and Allparts have em....
40 ish is correct , if not a little high,not 200.
I was there ,and no way did we make 200 extra bodies! We did not have the time or manpower for...
The run did not finish until 1989.
We made 300 and it took a while to get them done.
Also the tops are not veneer, but are about
FYI ,that was Scott Buehl, Fred Stuart, Brett Faust, Chris Darin Sanchez, John Page,and possibly Mike Stevens?
I hope that helps.
The mystery of R. Dave is the mark of Dave Nichols, AKA "red Dave". That refers to the head of long red hair he had back in those days.
Think Ash tray bridge cover.
The shiny part is the area you can see easily when the cover Is on.
Make sure to use twisted pairs ,(wrap the hot wire and ground) when you wire the jack and also twist the pickup leads. Careful not to get to...
A perfect understanding of the subject.
Perfection is usually a matter of scale. How closely must one look/feel to find flaw.:lol:
Now you can say your guitar is a pro-toe-type!
I just could not resist.
At first I thought the thread said do you take savages on vacation?
When I think back on it ,yes my parents did indeed.
The word "moonshot" had no context.
Razor meant a device for shaving.
8mm movies ,before super8
a 58 Les Paul meant just a nice...
Congratulations on the new old guitar. Pics?
Very good site
Also try to find G Thang , I found it on the web ,it was free a...
Aside from all the other items wisely chosen by previous posters you will also need......
A set of 6"calipers, steel not nylon .Digital versions...
Anyone have a really loud ringing in your ears that got louder and louder until you could pull yourself awake?
Haven't had this happen for a few...