Vaschenko Korina SG enhanced electronics

Discussion in 'Other Guitars, other instruments' started by Doc3, Aug 16, 2014.

  1. Doc3

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    Here is the build on my new Vaschenko:


    Guitar Body Korina
    Guitar top Korina
    Guitar neck Korina
    Fretboard Brazilian rosewood
    Fretwire Jescar EVO .047 x .104
    Neck binding Cream Plastic
    Body binding None
    Headstock Veneer Brazilian rosewood
    Tuners gold Schaller Keystone SR
    Nut Bone
    Bridge Schaller ABR1 gold
    Tailpiece TonePros Locking Stop tailpiece gold
    Jack Switchcraft gold
    Jack plate N/A
    Neck Inlay Trapiziod G style cellulose nitrate
    Neck Side Markers Black dot
    Pickup rings Black G style
    Truss rod cover Vaschenko style wood
    Volume Pots Bourne Push-Pull 500k
    Tone Pots Bourne Push-Pull 500k
    Toggle switch Switchcraft gold
    Capacitors Russian PIO - mil spec
    Knobs TBD
    Electronics plates black plastic
    Electronics cavity covering copper foil
    Pickups Shed Supernatural
    Neck Radius 12"
    Frets 22
    Neck Joint G style long tenon hot hide glue
    Neck Carve Medium C
    Cabling - pickups 4-wire (Valery will convert)
    Cabling - switch Modern
    Cabling - jack Modern
    Wiring Style Wiring Site IX with Villex booster
    Truss rod Gibson single rod
    Truss rod Vaschenko 2 way
    Headstock style Vaschenko (LV style)
    Neck width @ Nut 1 11/16"
    Neck width @ Heel 2 1/4"
    Neck depth @ first 22mm
    Neck depth @ 12th 24mm
    Scale Length 24.75" (LP)
    Finish/Body Top Natural
    Finsh/Body Back Natural
    Finish/Neck Natural
    Finish/front Nitrocellulose lacquer
    Finish/Back Nitrocellulose lacquer
    String Guage and
    action height Guage 11-52 medium low (slide)
    Belly Carve None

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    The Korina on this build is gorgeous.
     
  5. dog fart

    dog fart Friend of Leo's

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    This guy does some first class work. I'm still drooling over that Explorer build he did.
     
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    Very nice. An SG is on my list. It won't ge this nice, though.
     
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    gtrguru Friend of Leo's

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    What a beauty. I love korina guitars.
     
  8. Doc3

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    Here is the latest update, those are Shed Supernatural PAF's being installed:

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    It is done and I should have it delivered shortly!

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    I have ordered a Vaschenko 1959 Les Paul/LV in a Tea Burst. Shed is going to wind some special Humbuckers for this. Should have pictures in a few months:)
     
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    Man, that's a beautiful thing!
     
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    Doc3 - beautiful guitar. Thanks for sharing.
     
  14. Doc3

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    I sent the a Shed Supernaturals to Doug & Pat to include in their pickup shoot out, see what you think:

     
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