Don Rich inspired champagne metal flake tele build

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    Almost finished with my Don Rich inspired champagne metal flake tele. Wilkinson Bridge, Odezza bridge and neck pickup from John Gorentz. Pine body, knife maple neck. The neck is not installed yet only put in place for the picture. It isn't seated into the pocket as you may tell upon closeup look at picture. Hope to have it 100% in another week. 20181028_201720.jpg 20181028_201822.jpg 20181028_201845.jpg 20181028_201901.jpg
     
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    Good looking guitar
     
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    "Doncaster".....I like that! ;)
     
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    Very cool!
     
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    moosie Doctor of Teleocity Silver Supporter

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    Absolutely gorgeous...

    What's "knife maple"?

    Did you do the finish? Details... I could see myself trying and really messing up a finish like that.
     
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    Hope she plays and sounds as good as she looks!
     
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    Voice to text screw up. Should be Kmise maple neck.
     
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    Looks great!
     
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    That's Amazing!

    Nice work!
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    Yes I did do the finish. Followed Steve Dikkers early flake methods. Steve is the master!!!
     
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    How do you contact Steve about building A Tele ?
     
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    I need this !!!
     
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    Wow... that's an eye catcher for sure.

    Viva Las Vegas, baby!
     
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    Here is the finished guitar. 20181108_215656.jpg
     
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