Search:

Type: Posts; User: wazkelly

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.05 seconds.

  1. Replies
    9
    Views
    90

    Totally agree.

    Totally agree.
  2. It's alive, and no Igor required!!!

    It's alive, and no Igor required!!!
  3. Replies
    9
    Views
    90

    Yeah, the home made truss rod was quite rustic...

    Yeah, the home made truss rod was quite rustic and very 'home made' Backyard Bob style. Not sure how effective it would be.

    I was more impressed with all the CNC gear at his disposal plus plenty...
  4. Replies
    27
    Views
    549

    Black = Hot Green & Bare = Earth Red & White...

    Black = Hot
    Green & Bare = Earth
    Red & White paired but can be separated to do coil splits or other funky things
  5. Replies
    16
    Views
    281

    Don't forget that scale length is a big deal on...

    Don't forget that scale length is a big deal on these builds.....they don't need to have neck pushed all the way in to the rear of routed neck pocket. On mine there was no room left for neck pickup...
  6. Replies
    37
    Views
    2,505

    Wet sanding TO & small amount of Turps added...

    Wet sanding TO & small amount of Turps added should be done with 1200 or 1500 grit Wet & Dry paper as 600 or 800 have too much bite and will strip off more than what you bargain for. Even 1200 can...
  7. Ordering Harley Benton from Aussie IP address may...

    Ordering Harley Benton from Aussie IP address may not work. I looked into doing that a couple of years ago and they wouldn't ship, similar to Amazon too.
  8. Replies
    9
    Views
    90

    Semi Hollow Scratch Bass Build

    Check this out.......interesting place to put control knobs!


    http://youtu.be/qDRAyij4aXc

    Plenty of machine envy.....wouldn't it be nice to have all of that gear available to do some serious...
  9. Replies
    146
    Views
    14,745

    Yeah, that was my initial thoughts too.

    Yeah, that was my initial thoughts too.
  10. Replies
    16
    Views
    881

    Hi Greg, not sure what you mean but if on the...

    Hi Greg, not sure what you mean but if on the body, no, you do not put any finish inside where the neck joins body. As for neck heel, Yes, it does need to be finished and if using Tru Oil it...
  11. Replies
    27
    Views
    549

    I have already posted how to do split coils with...

    I have already posted how to do split coils with push pulls on these PUP's and very simple to do.
  12. Replies
    16
    Views
    281

    What Simon said..... As for the ugly joint you...

    What Simon said.....

    As for the ugly joint you really need to do a bit of flat sanding across the top face and then assess how deep and wide you need to fill. Not sure what to use as a filler as...
  13. Replies
    16
    Views
    281

    Hi Buddy, find some turps or metho, add to a...

    Hi Buddy, find some turps or metho, add to a cloth so it is just damp, and proceed to wipe down the surface of body.

    This will show many things but mostly what it should look like with just a...
  14. Replies
    27
    Views
    549

    That looks like it should come up really nice...

    That looks like it should come up really nice with one of your natural finishes.
  15. Replies
    50
    Views
    3,038

    Just caught up this build now and love what you...

    Just caught up this build now and love what you have done already.

    Some seriously wicked Ash grain on display.
  16. Replies
    16
    Views
    281

    Wise words from Simon. The ugly join on the...

    Wise words from Simon.

    The ugly join on the lower front horn is pretty bad but the mismatched slabs of timber and being mahogany makes me think colour in that photo would be extremely hard to...
  17. Just need to have a few more of those yummy kiwi...

    Just need to have a few more of those yummy kiwi beers and then come back to it.

    There are basically 3 main important elements with all guitars....How does it play? How does it sound? How does it...
  18. Replies
    146
    Views
    14,745

    Looks perfect. Did you sort out the sound...

    Looks perfect.

    Did you sort out the sound issue? Bit beyond my skill or knowledge but I do encounter similiar on the J Bass when one Vol is wound down to zero they both are off. My work around is...
  19. Thread: Pickup Wiring

    by wazkelly
    Replies
    34
    Views
    530

    I bought some at Jaycar that were well priced and...

    I bought some at Jaycar that were well priced and do the job.
  20. Replies
    3
    Views
    108

    DT Final coat is the 3rd layer of finish in the...

    DT Final coat is the 3rd layer of finish in the DT process (base stain, Intensifier, Final Coat).

    From my not so good experience with the stuff it should be similar to layers of top clear coats as...
  21. Replies
    11
    Views
    454

    Yeah, have to agree with you there.

    Yeah, have to agree with you there.
  22. Replies
    37
    Views
    2,505

    All good Andy. You need to play one to truly...

    All good Andy.

    You need to play one to truly appreciate them as the shape is more comfortable than it looks.
  23. Replies
    11
    Views
    454

    Interesting to note that J Bass in Basswood was...

    Interesting to note that J Bass in Basswood was 4.5kg? Must be more timber in J Bass bodies when compared to P Bass.
  24. Replies
    16
    Views
    881

    Just a word of caution if you plan on doing any...

    Just a word of caution if you plan on doing any wet sanding as pre-drilled holes can easily absorb water and swell the timber hence why I always drill last when attaching all the hardware.

    Cheers,...
  25. Replies
    29
    Views
    588

    Need to consider what to use and whether it will...

    Need to consider what to use and whether it will be compatible with DT?
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4