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    Sounds great.. might have to learn that piece.

    Sounds great.. might have to learn that piece.
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    The holes are not off set on the JM. That's only...

    The holes are not off set on the JM. That's only on Tune O Matics.

    I would definitely contact Adam, but it may be a problem that the body has already been partially finished.

    Whereabout are...
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    Hey Ok, I was looking on mobile earlier and...

    Hey Ok, I was looking on mobile earlier and didn't see that you are already into finishing. So basically you are going to have to locate the bridge yourself.

    To do this you will need to...
  4. Sure, very common to have some sink back once...

    Sure, very common to have some sink back once everything is properly cured. The only way to avoid it is to really let each stage of finishing get properly cured before applying the next. Which can...
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    Hi Iroff2. You are the second person to have this...

    Hi Iroff2. You are the second person to have this issue. The bridge holes should be pre- drilled. It is possible to do it yourself, happy to walk you through that process. But I would probably...
  6. Can you see if it's the heel of the neck or the...

    Can you see if it's the heel of the neck or the pocket that's askew?

    Before you do anything it is worth giving the kit some time to acclimatise to your conditions after transit, wood moves around...
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    3mm Automotive wire works fine. I realise you are...

    3mm Automotive wire works fine. I realise you are in the states.. but something like this should be readily available.
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  8. Perhaps not.. but nobody else is sitting in such...

    Perhaps not.. but nobody else is sitting in such a Kubrick-Esque cubical as you either......
  9. https://old.reddit.com/r/battlestations/

    https://old.reddit.com/r/battlestations/
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    Oh silly me didn't see it was a link. If you...

    Oh silly me didn't see it was a link.

    If you put (img) in front of the picture and (/img) after it but use the square brackets ----> [ the image will display in your post and not as a link.
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    Welcome aboard Harvey. Your image hasn't...

    Welcome aboard Harvey.

    Your image hasn't worked so hard to respond. There are a number of ways of getting images to appear in your posts, I use this method:
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    Someone will be along with a definitive answer,...

    Someone will be along with a definitive answer, but in general, itís ok to finish over the frets as normally you would remove it during levelling and dressing.
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    I'm pretty sure they have them available as an...

    I'm pretty sure they have them available as an option when you order. If you shoot Adam an email I'm sure he'll be able to help you out.
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    If you can use illustrator thatís ideal for...

    If you can use illustrator thatís ideal for creating laser cutting files. Just need to export as DXF- although it the cutter recognises SVG you save directly in that format as well. Generally...
  15. Bonus if you go off the deep end youíve got your...

    Bonus if you go off the deep end youíve got your own padded cell....
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    Yeah the TRC was to go the entire length of the...

    Yeah the TRC was to go the entire length of the head stock like this:

    https://i.imgur.com/L5DUhoj.jpg

    In that first pic it isn't cleared, that's just polished aluminum on it's own, but I...
  17. Yeah, Iíve been thinking about the case...

    Yeah, Iíve been thinking about the case situation. Iíll take this one down to my local and see if it fits in any of their generic cases before I do anything in that regard.

    I have a long term...
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    Here's my response re scale length from King...

    Here's my response re scale length from King Casey's thread:

    Just take the measurement from the inside of the nut to the saddle (don't worry about going to the 12th and then to the bridge)- you...
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    I cut it out with a jigsaw and a fine curve blade...

    I cut it out with a jigsaw and a fine curve blade (was noisy as) For the pickup holes I drilled through with a 10mm bit first so I could get the jigsaw blade in. Then just filed and sanded it. To get...
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    Just take the measurement from the inside of the...

    Just take the measurement from the inside of the nut to the saddle- you want 648mm - I usually just make sure that the high E sits comfortable at that and all the other strings have adjustment back...
  21. It's driving me crazy. I'm pretty much ready to...

    It's driving me crazy. I'm pretty much ready to assemble, but want to get this as nice as possible, which means a lot of waiting around for it to cure before recoating. It'll be worth it I think, but...
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    AFIK The pickup arrangement and shape on the JM-1...

    AFIK The pickup arrangement and shape on the JM-1 is unique to that guitar so there won't be one available.

    There are a couple of options - spraying might work, but given the nature of guitars and...
  23. ....watching poly dry. Getting very close, still...

    ....watching poly dry. Getting very close, still some pores and slight imperfections. Maybe a couple more coats.

    Will probably grain fill next time, I've avoided doing that to this point, but it'd...
  24. We had bad fires near us a month ago, but have...

    We had bad fires near us a month ago, but have been fortunate with some milder weather so they were brought under control. We are still severely drought affected and on water restrictions. All the...
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    I would just add that if you use Imgur it...

    I would just add that if you use Imgur it generates a link you can just cut and paste into your post. (Use the BBcode for forums and message boards) it automatically resizes them for you and also...
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