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    Overlord of Music andrewdosborne's Avatar
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    I may have a 6 saddle Mexican Fender bridge in my man cave of doom. I'll take a look today

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    Overlord of Music andrewdosborne's Avatar
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    I've located the bridge. A few minimal scratches but string through body only which may present a new challenge

    PM me if you want it your more than welcome. I've had it sitting around for at least 8 years!


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    I've got a chrome three saddle top strung bridge that is surplus to requirements, if you want it PM your address.
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    Quote Originally Posted by dave.king1 View Post
    I've got a chrome three saddle top strung bridge that is surplus to requirements, if you want it PM your address.
    Is it rather like the chrome three saddle top strung bridge Waz showed in his mock-up photo?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Simon Barden View Post
    Is it rather like the chrome three saddle top strung bridge Waz showed in his mock-up photo?
    Didn't look through the thread just noticed an off of a strung through bridge and offered the alternative that I have spare
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    Overlord of Music wazkelly's Avatar
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    Cheers guys for the offers of a bridge.

    @ Ponch, I have a similar one that I tried on the Blue Tele and not too keen to attempt string through as that looks the best way for that style to work. Tried to use it rear loaded and the string angles were all wrong and played havoc with intonation.
    @ Dave, I now 2 x PBG 3 saddle style Bridges and was almost going to have another attempt but ordered another 6 saddle one from Real Parts this afternoon which has sides folded up like an old ash tray design. Here it is on Bluey...
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    # 1 - EX-5 https://goo.gl/fQJMqh
    # 2 - EX-1 https://goo.gl/KSY9W9
    # 3 - Non PBG Tele - unfinished https://goo.gl/W14G5g
    # 4 - Non PBG J Bass https://goo.gl/FbBaFy
    # 5 - TL-1AR - under construction https://goo.gl/sUh14s
    # 6 - MMB-4 coming soon https://goo.gl/gvrPkp

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    Overlord of Music wazkelly's Avatar
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    Beginning of the dark & sinister side project......

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    Bunch of DB's 0000 steel wool from a luthier kit cut up and placed in a jar with 2 cups of white vinegar. In the 2nd Jar we have 10 Liptons Black Tea Bags infusing in 1 litre of boiling water.
    # 1 - EX-5 https://goo.gl/fQJMqh
    # 2 - EX-1 https://goo.gl/KSY9W9
    # 3 - Non PBG Tele - unfinished https://goo.gl/W14G5g
    # 4 - Non PBG J Bass https://goo.gl/FbBaFy
    # 5 - TL-1AR - under construction https://goo.gl/sUh14s
    # 6 - MMB-4 coming soon https://goo.gl/gvrPkp

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    what is this Waz a Waztone stain in the making ?
    what colour are you hoping for ?
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    scratch end grain pine tele - first clear coat on !
    JBA-4 - assembled - final tweaks
    Telemonster double scale tele - finish tobacco burst on body and sand neck

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    scratch oak.rose gum Jazzmaster - assembled needs setup
    MK-2 Mosrite - assembled - play in
    Ash tele with Baritone neck - neck pup wiring tweaks and play in

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    Overlord of Music wazkelly's Avatar
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    Headstock shaping day today....

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    # 1 - EX-5 https://goo.gl/fQJMqh
    # 2 - EX-1 https://goo.gl/KSY9W9
    # 3 - Non PBG Tele - unfinished https://goo.gl/W14G5g
    # 4 - Non PBG J Bass https://goo.gl/FbBaFy
    # 5 - TL-1AR - under construction https://goo.gl/sUh14s
    # 6 - MMB-4 coming soon https://goo.gl/gvrPkp

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    Overlord of Music wazkelly's Avatar
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    Amazing what quick work 80 grit paper makes of this sanding job....
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    Started sanding the body but as I started late in the day ran out of daylight and the lamb roast was ready for carving.
    # 1 - EX-5 https://goo.gl/fQJMqh
    # 2 - EX-1 https://goo.gl/KSY9W9
    # 3 - Non PBG Tele - unfinished https://goo.gl/W14G5g
    # 4 - Non PBG J Bass https://goo.gl/FbBaFy
    # 5 - TL-1AR - under construction https://goo.gl/sUh14s
    # 6 - MMB-4 coming soon https://goo.gl/gvrPkp

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