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    First build, first JMA-1

    Hey guys! Just got my new jazzmaster kit from pitbull and really looking forward to getting stuck into my first build. No idea what i'm doing but keen to find out. Looks like a great community here with lots of great projects going on!

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    Overlord of Music FrankenWashie's Avatar
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    Glebe, NSW
    Welcome Allfx! The forum loves an offset, look forward to seeing your progress.
    if you get stuck, just holler and the advice and rescue crew will fire up.
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    Overlord of Music Andy40's Avatar
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    Welcome to the forum Allfx. I'll look out for your build diary
    Build #1 - ST-1 - Completed
    Build #2 - LP-1SS - Completed
    Build #3 - TLA-1R - Completed
    Build #4 - SGD-612 - Completed
    Build #5 - ES-1G - Completed
    Build #6 - STA-1HT | Completed
    Build #7 - ST1JR - Completed
    Current Build #8 - JBA-4
    Build #9 - Semi-scratch build Tele x 2 - Completed
    Current Build #10 - PRS-1H
    Current Build #11 - AGJR-1 - Completed
    Current Build #12 - ATL-1SB
    Current Build #13 - GST-1
    Current Build #14 - FBM-1

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    Feb 2019
    Hey everyone Steve here. Just trying to do final assembly on the JMA-1L.....Having trouble finding assembly instructions, mainly on how to bolt down the BRIDGE?

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    Overlord of Music Sonic Mountain's Avatar
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    Toowoomba, Qld.
    The bridge is held in place by the tension of the term springs and the guitar strings themselves. The front to it pivots against the posts. There is a pic about half way down this page.

    Now that the guitar is set up it actually sits about 1.5mm off the guitar body. You wind the pivots out to ball park the action and then fine tune it with the saddles.
    Build 1 - Shoegazer MK1 JMA-1
    Build 2 - The Relliecaster TL-1
    Build 3 - The Black Cherry SG AG-1
    Build 4 - The Sonicaster TL-1ish
    Build 5 - The Steampunker Bass YB-4
    Build 6 - The Howling Gowing ST-1

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    thanks i had to look on google to see a pic but now i know !!! SonicMountain

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