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  1. Mark you are a hard task master....just threw...

    Mark you are a hard task master....just threw this up on YouTube.....nice video of my legs as the phone was leaning on its mount ring. Sounds from a JOYO DC-30 modelling amp....from clean, crunch,...
  2. Thread: EX-1 Build

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    That looks amazing. Well done.

    That looks amazing. Well done.
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    It was listed as a spalted maple veneer.....the...

    It was listed as a spalted maple veneer.....the flame came out with sanding....tru oil use. An added bonus.

    It is a wicked guitar to play....I suppose yours is the same....nice axe too mate. :)
  4. She is lucky she plays and sounds so...

    She is lucky she plays and sounds so nice......otherwise she may have become a bin resident. Phew.
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    Final Assembly Pics.....with the string tree and strap buttons.

    All done now. :)
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    Final Assembly completed.

    She is completely done. The neck strap button had to go on the side of the body near the neck....the neck on this one is bolt on and there is a tough metal pad on the back of the neck joint. :)
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    ...a couple more pics.

    Some more pics.....
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    A returned special order kit with issues. "Cool Steel."

    This one was a returned special order kit that had some obvious issues from the start. A bigsby with a locking nut was not really going to work.

    My Build Thread:-
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    ....some more pics.....

    a few more pics.....
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    The Head Case

    This build has been problematic for me at times, and I could not have finished her without the advice and support of people her. To all of you I say thank you.

    My Build Diary:-
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  11. And a few more......

    The shielding has made her nearly completely quiet. I find this amazing considering she has those huge P90's.

    The fat strings are not quite to intonation requirements.....I may have to swap the...
  12. Finished.

    After many starts and stops she is finally finished. "The Head Case" has arrived. :)
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    Honest, lots of trial and error on scrap...

    Honest,

    lots of trial and error on scrap pine....and this fellows videos. BIG D on You tube..... My effort is a combination of lots of his work and others....but this was the inspiration for...
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    Dragons Breath P Bass

    Thanks WAZKELLY for the Tru Oil brush hint. This new build is coming along great with two coats of Tru Oil on it. I am trying for a yellow, orange, red, brown Dragons Breath Fade......a three...
  15. Thread: Purple Patch

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    One of the reasons I did not make the curved neck...

    One of the reasons I did not make the curved neck pocket.
  16. Thread: Purple Patch

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    I managed to get 4 x 1200, 4 x 1500 and 4 x 2000...

    I managed to get 4 x 1200, 4 x 1500 and 4 x 2000 at $1.49 per piece....cheaper than the Big Green Shed. The boxes on the shelf were all over the place.....I reckon they would go fast.
  17. Thread: Purple Patch

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    I have used the SD diagram more than the TR one. ...

    I have used the SD diagram more than the TR one. I just matched the hot, ground etc wires. It will be interesting to see how it sounds upon completion. I have identified the wires as per the Tone...
  18. Thread: Purple Patch

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    The wiring diagrams I used.

    Seymour Duncan have that great tool.....

    https://www.seymourduncan.com/resources/pickup/wiring-diagrams

    Just pick the nature of your install...and away you go.

    ToneRider offer a number of...
  19. Thread: Purple Patch

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    The pickguard is done.

    Windy, rainy and thunder here today. So bored me stepped away from the punishment of tieing shoe laces. (All hale the master....weirdy. :) )

    I hope I am allowed back into the fold Weirdy. I...
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    A quick query.....with this weird body...

    A quick query.....with this weird body shape....where do I put the strap locks/buttons? (I do have a set of gold strap locks....both parts...strap and body...may keep them for another project.)

    I...
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    Truss Rod cover scrapped and body and neck together.

    The truss rod cover has been scrapped it looked like junk. I have used the kit TRC with two Paua dots inlaid. I have got the body and the neck together now. Fitted the bigsby down the centre line...
  22. Thread: Purple Patch

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    Simon, it has now been sprayed and sanded up to...

    Simon, it has now been sprayed and sanded up to 800 grit paper.....the finish and depth of grain coming through the colour is amazing. I will continue spraying at a pattern of 3 x coats 10 minutes...
  23. Sadly, I had that on the hook end already. ...

    Sadly,
    I had that on the hook end already. Maybe not enough....or as Simon said...the live lug on the jack was touching the side of the jack rout. I turned it about 1/4 turn and away it went. I...
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    Thank you very much mate.

    Thank you very much mate.
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    Waz, Do you just use a normal house painting...

    Waz,

    Do you just use a normal house painting trim style paint brush from the "BGS"?

    Do they clean up with turps? How many coats with this method do you do?

    Why I ask? I have ordered an Ash...
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