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Old 02-13-2013, 03:26 PM   #81
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I never said you had to. Just make one for 24.75 scale necks and 25.5 and that'll cover most guitars.

Fair enough on the second point, but what is the harm in extra insurance?
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Old 02-13-2013, 06:05 PM   #82
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I never said you had to. Just make one for 24.75 scale necks and 25.5 and that'll cover most guitars.

Fair enough on the second point, but what is the harm in extra insurance?


Its not the horizontal part that is off. Its the vertical. Some are higher and lower than others.

You cant just base it off scale. Every fretboard is not the same thickness. So there isnt really a way to make a template unless i make it specific for every fretboard.
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Old 02-13-2013, 07:12 PM   #83
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Old 02-14-2013, 01:22 AM   #84
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Indeed, expect it in the mail by saturday.
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Old 02-15-2013, 12:14 AM   #85
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So,
Neck is dry. Tomorrow morning i will carve the heel. Then the REAL work begins. The dreaded sanding.
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Old 02-15-2013, 03:44 PM   #86
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Heel carved. Onto sanding! ... maybe.










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Old 02-15-2013, 05:52 PM   #87
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Maybe this will get a few more comments




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Old 02-15-2013, 06:07 PM   #88
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Old 02-15-2013, 06:58 PM   #89
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Fookin' awesome ^^
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Old 02-15-2013, 07:01 PM   #90
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Hot damn! Now that's slick looking. I always love the heels on your builds. Look super comfy to play.
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Old 02-15-2013, 07:16 PM   #91
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Holy shit that is cool.
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Old 02-16-2013, 09:46 AM   #92
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That heel and stain look amazing.
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Old 02-19-2013, 06:11 PM   #93
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Thanks guys.
Here is a little teaser of while clear coating.


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Old 02-19-2013, 06:12 PM   #94
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Not grain filling at all? I think it woulda looked astounding with white grain.
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No sir, not this time.
Grain filling, especially with color is risky. Too many things that can go wrong.
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I throw a coat of sanding sealer before grain filling. Either way, looks great.
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