#1
Hi
i wanted to make my first ever build guitar sort of like a strat but dont know where i should get anything such as materials or bodys
i wanted to make it simmilar to this

i wanted to put dimarzio sd in it with a 500k pot but am confused about different sorts im also interested in hot rails
where should i get the body and neck from?
Pls help me because ill prob wire it all wrong and electrecute myself
#2
Read through the stickies at the top of the forum, they're very helpful if you're a first-time builder. I would also suggest getting a book on guitar-building and following it.

As for the body and neck, do you plan on getting them precut or cutting the body/neck yourself?
#3
Until you know what you are doing, don't build a guitar.

Look around these forums, eventually you'll find everything you need to know.
"In modern music, a lot of people are really stuck on the example, asif it were the idea. It takes millions of examples to articulate an idea, so don't get stuck on the f*cking example." - Joshua Homme, 2008.
#4
^ But if he reads up on all the stuff, he can take it slowly and then go from there. I would hedge a bet that EVERYONE started from nowhere, mabe from modding and stuff, but not like, lutherie.

TS, read up a whole lot, find plans, find lumber yards and stuff, then look at hardware and techniques for the making of.
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