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Old 05-16-2013, 03:43 AM   #1
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Acoustic Neck Builders?

Im starting a crazy project and am looking for finished acoustic guitar necks. Does anyone know where i can find them? I will be attaching them to porcelain guitar bodies that i make myself. Thanks.
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Old 05-16-2013, 09:24 AM   #2
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finished necks aren't cheap - you'd do better to buy broken guitars on ebay or craigslist, or guy really cheap guitars like the rogue starter guitar http://www.musiciansfriend.com/guit...acoustic-guitar
and pull the necks off. but of course, if you don't want a fingerboard on the neck, that wouldn't work.

here's some finished necks you can buy - they're all over $120 each.


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Old 05-16-2013, 06:18 PM   #3
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I have no idea where you're going with this, but all I can say is it sounds massively impractical. Best of luck though.

I'm assuming these will be Object D'art?

FWIW. the other 2 primary neck suppliers would be Warmouth and Carvin. I believe Warmouth only makes bolt on Fender style, while Carvin make bolt-ons and neck through body designs for guitar and bass. A couples of options would push the price over $300.00 USD.

That's not really what you're looking for is it?

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Old 05-16-2013, 07:55 PM   #4
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for the guinea pig models...i'd go the the sage patti's advice. you can find a bunch on ebay for very little. maybe taylor's thru bolt style??
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