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    Clarification, please. Does the Goldo Lowrider...

    Clarification, please. Does the Goldo Lowrider include both bridge tail piece and saddle of the Tune-o-matic? I only see the saddles in the posted photos, and if I replace only the saddles, the...
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    Simon, you are the encyclopedia of guitar builds....

    Simon, you are the encyclopedia of guitar builds. What do you suggest for the post adaptors?
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    Thanks, Trevor and Sam. I am formulating some...

    Thanks, Trevor and Sam. I am formulating some ideas for the next winter project, though Mrs. Rider may have some other thoughts. I'm signing off for a while, but hope you all winter well down...
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    Thanks, Greg. Do you have to go string-thru to...

    Thanks, Greg. Do you have to go string-thru to make this work?
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    Well. All finished at last. It's pretty much...

    Well. All finished at last. It's pretty much stock PBG with a graphtech nut and a truss rod cover from Thalia Capos. Was not able to defeat the rattle can orange peel, so I made friends with it,...
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    Can't wait to see this baby come to life.

    Can't wait to see this baby come to life.
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    Thanks for that bit of pure Aussie wisdom, Jon. ...

    Thanks for that bit of pure Aussie wisdom, Jon. I guess I'll fill or plug it, then dab on a little paint. It will always be a blemish, but at least not an open hole. My work tends to look better...
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    Well, she's finished, mostly. Hope to post new...

    Well, she's finished, mostly. Hope to post new photos soon. But, remember Tom Hanks' classic line from the movie, Forrest Gump, "Stupid is as stupid does." That hits me right between the eyes. ...
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    Thanks for a comprehensive treatment. Just reading the advertisements, you might think that any notched straight-edge was just like any other. I'm constantly grateful to have access to all the...
  10. Thanks for the link, Doc. I was looking at...

    Thanks for the link, Doc. I was looking at notched straight-edges, a little cheaper than StewMac. They have edges for Fender, Gibson, and PRS guitars. Do you know what the difference is? What...
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    Just stumbled onto this post, and that bass is a...

    Just stumbled onto this post, and that bass is a showstopper. Thanks for sharing it. And thanks for the drummer jokes from a year ago. When my band resumes in the spring (northern hemi), I am sure...
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    Wow, Jon, that is one flashy guitar body!! Kinda...

    Wow, Jon, that is one flashy guitar body!! Kinda puts my metallic blue in the shade, but we will see how both turn out in the end.
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    Well, the wiring loom is finished, correctly I...

    Well, the wiring loom is finished, correctly I hope, using diagrams from PBG and Seymour Duncan, with help from Trevor Davies and WeirdBits. Neck is finished with maple stain, about 20 coats of...
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    I don't know whether they have your solution, but...

    I don't know whether they have your solution, but Seymour Duncan has a ton of wiring diagrams, clear and easy to read. Hope you find some answers.
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    Thanks for setting me straight, WierdBits. You...

    Thanks for setting me straight, WierdBits. You know there is a tremendous learning curve for unhandy dudes like me. But working on these builds is rather addicting, so hopefully I'll keep going and...
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    Dang lot of intense soldering, and too many...

    Dang lot of intense soldering, and too many places for mistakes and bad connections.
    Next question - the lugs on the volume pots are not long enough to fold back onto the ground, as shown in most...
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    Thanks a bunch. I hope that gives me what I...

    Thanks a bunch. I hope that gives me what I need. I've printed both photos, and am trying to decipher, lots of dark wires and also shadows. I'll see what I can do. Seems like the main thing is to...
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    Quick question. Following the PBG wiring diagram...

    Quick question. Following the PBG wiring diagram for 2 humbuckers, 4 pots and a 3-way, it looks like it will put the volume knobs on the outside, tone knobs inside in line with the 3-way and output....
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    Thanks, Trevor. The cherry red on your AG is...

    Thanks, Trevor. The cherry red on your AG is spectacular. Mine has a basswood body, so I didn't have the luscious wood grain that you have.
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    Sascha, something must have gone wrong. I...

    Sascha, something must have gone wrong. I suggest you try again. Vieleicht geht es besser zum zweiten mal.
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    Here's the next step. Thanks to you both for...

    Here's the next step. Thanks to you both for your interest. McCreed, I'd like to have you on speed-dial before each operation. Maybe if I stay with this long enough, I'll learn enough to do it...
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    BTW, love the grain and the color!!

    BTW, love the grain and the color!!
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    Jonwhitear, I just picked up this thread. I too...

    Jonwhitear, I just picked up this thread. I too ended up with a slight orange peel while spraying with nitro (metallic blue), and decided that I didn't want to keep sanding and spraying and sanding...
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    Herzlich Wilkommen aus Utah, USA, Sascha. ...

    Herzlich Wilkommen aus Utah, USA, Sascha. Muenchen habe ich nicht gesehen, aber Koeln, Duesseldorf, Erfurt, Berlin, usw. You'll find this forum invaluable as you go forward with your build. A lot...
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    Got brave enough last night to try my first set...

    Got brave enough last night to try my first set neck glue job. Set the neck pickup in and measure the spacing, 12th fret to bridge saddles. Put the E-strings on to check neck alignment, then loosen...
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