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  1. Those blanks look great Sonic, can't wait to see...

    Those blanks look great Sonic, can't wait to see them shaped
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    Yeah, i liked the look of your SG Tony, the...

    Yeah, i liked the look of your SG Tony, the difference is I have routed the edge and installed binding to make a dam for the epoxy, and the back has a burst, otherwise i would have wrapped the whole...
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    Cheer Phil, I'll see what they come back with....

    Cheer Phil, I'll see what they come back with. Enjoy the hols
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    I had same issue gluing graphtec but on ex4....

    I had same issue gluing graphtec but on ex4. Cleaned up and re titebonded, all good so far, but will use gel if it comes loose again
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    Any sign writers out there?

    Seems like my EX -1 project is 2 steps forward and one back at the moment. I have not been completely happy with the first attempt at sealing the graphics on the top. I had printed the image on paper...
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    Looking really good, can't wait to see the body...

    Looking really good, can't wait to see the body...
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    Looking really nice, bursts are frustrating, but...

    Looking really nice, bursts are frustrating, but worth it. I had to sand back my first attempt on my EX1 as i wasnt happy, but now I am satisfied
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    Well generally pretty happy with result, very...

    Well generally pretty happy with result, very shiny glass like finish. A little bit of cleaning up to do from some small runs. Also need to rebate around post holes to get nice surface to put the...
  9. Wazkelly will probably chime in here, but i think...

    Wazkelly will probably chime in here, but i think they are the same as an EX 4 which are soapbar size P90?
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    Well fingers crossed, the epoxy is poured,...

    Well fingers crossed, the epoxy is poured, hopefully this comes off .....
  11. Really loving the colour and grain, top work Phil

    Really loving the colour and grain, top work Phil
  12. Hmmm, looks interesting, i know the tools you...

    Hmmm, looks interesting, i know the tools you mean. I used a sacrificial bolt with the right thread to screw into the bushing, then a circular timber plate to surround the bushing (hole cut in the...
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    Mean machine dialed to 4 and Fink angel nearly...

    Mean machine dialed to 4 and Fink angel nearly made an appearance. I did have a Ghost rider appearance planned, but art didn't work. Lobo should have been there too 😁
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    Looks like fun, might have to keep my eyes out...

    Looks like fun, might have to keep my eyes out for some Gumtree specials for the kids to play around with
  15. I gave up trying to get the springs on my EX 4 I...

    I gave up trying to get the springs on my EX 4 I used high density black foam under my PU to help with height adjustment. Good for vibration too
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    Got the scaling on the image right to go. Did a...

    Got the scaling on the image right to go. Did a mock up with Hardwear fitted. Finally getting somewhere on this build.
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    Welcome Dylan, with pictures, i find they have to...

    Welcome Dylan, with pictures, i find they have to be compressed below 200kb otherwise it won't work. Looking forward to seeing some pics
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    Trying a burst again for the back of the guitar,...

    Trying a burst again for the back of the guitar, wasn't real happy with first attempt. This is first coat using wood dyes, pretty happy so far....
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    cheers gents, back ground it is. i'll have a bit...

    cheers gents, back ground it is. i'll have a bit more of a play around and hopefully print this out and see if it will work to epoxy over.
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    Or one with a background?

    Or one with a background?
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    Well been a while since last post. Been playing...

    Well been a while since last post. Been playing around with graphics for the top of the body for many months. Finally started to get the hang of using GIMP software. I'll post this here for feedback...
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    Thanks for the input gents. The hole size are the...

    Thanks for the input gents. The hole size are the same so no issue there. I like the Gotoh's but the post diameter is nearly twice what is there now. The head stock is tiny so i think it would take...
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    Bass machine head upgrades

    Throw this one to the brains trust, I have a Hofner shorty bass and the tuners on it are rubbish. I am looking to get replacements or reuse some spares I have. Is there any reason you can't use...
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    Sorry, brad point was what I meant. A drill press...

    Sorry, brad point was what I meant. A drill press makes this job much easier and less likely to stuff it up, especially if you are enlarging the holes
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    Fret slotting help

    Anyone in Brisbane area got a fret slotting jig / saw? I might need to make up a new fretboard if I can't save my current EX -1 board. I should have a good range of options for timber, but will need...
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