#1
I am considering buying an explorer shaped guitar. It has no pickguard, but i really like the look of the pickguard, so I am wondering if i can install one without the guitar having one on there already?
#2
yyeah
you might need to do some pre drilling
but yeah it would be easy
Gear

93 Jackson Dinky Professional Reverse
98 Jackson Kelly KE3

Peavey Bandit 112
Custom 2x10 cab w/Bugeras