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    SG scratchy build

    After a bit of research and a lot of wood porn ive brought some peices of african mahogany to give a scratch build a go, just need to decide if I'm game enough th make my own neck or buy one Click image for larger version. 

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ID:	27821 the full scale plans turned up today from australian luthier supplies and got a couple of body blanks glued together, its exciting and nerve wracking at the same time

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    Looks like 3 body sized blanks being glued up?
    # 1 - EX-5 https://goo.gl/fQJMqh
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    # 7 - ES-1 Runner-up GOTM Aug 2018https://goo.gl/T9BEY8

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    watching with interest! I'm still a few machines short of tackling a scratchy ( thicknesser for 1) but I know if I ever want that Gretch Jupiter Thunderbird I'll have to build my own
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    Ive got one Only problem is its only 320 wide doh
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dedman View Post
    watching with interest! I'm still a few machines short of tackling a scratchy ( thicknesser for 1) but I know if I ever want that Gretch Jupiter Thunderbird I'll have to build my own
    I dunno, could be worth a request.
    I'd probably get one if they were readily available.
    I wore out this album and none of my peers seemed to like it back then.
    Now of course it's a 'cult classic'.

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    cheers, Mark.

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    Wow, never thought Id see Bo dressed like an S&M fetishist....
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    Open D/Standard Double 6 twin neck

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    Quote Originally Posted by Fretworn View Post
    Wow, never thought Id see Bo dressed like an S&M fetishist....
    Maybe he's really Bi Diddley.

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