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"I've build several guitars with the Lace Alumitone matchbook pickup, I really like t…"

ChickenboneJohn replied Jul 21 to Anyone own one of the Lace CBGs?

15 Jul 28
Reply by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner

"Thanks for the endorsement! "

ChickenboneJohn replied Feb 27 to accurate fretting

22 Apr 4
Reply by Blues Frog

"Bronzewound strings are not particularly good for electric, you really need nickel w…"

ChickenboneJohn replied Nov 1, 2018 to Strings recommendation

15 Nov 13, 2018
Reply by Uncle John

"Unless you are making a proper dovetail or tenoned neck in to a heel block construct…"

ChickenboneJohn replied Oct 30, 2018 to CBG Heel

5 Oct 30, 2018
Reply by frank learman

"A simple way is to just push a nail (or I use the pin form on of the rivets) thru' t…"

ChickenboneJohn replied Oct 24, 2018 to A method for grounding strings without metal bridge or tailpiece

21 Jul 30
Reply by Taffy Evans

"Simply earth one ferrule and use a bridge with a fretwork or bolt saddle - that's wh…"

ChickenboneJohn replied Oct 23, 2018 to A method for grounding strings without metal bridge or tailpiece

21 Jul 30
Reply by Taffy Evans

"It will probably handle the string tension providing you don't tune too high for any…"

ChickenboneJohn replied Oct 22, 2018 to Neck with built in Fret Board ? Advice Needed

9 Oct 23, 2018
Reply by Frank Scott

"Tell them straight what's wrong with it. On the few occasions there's been a problem…"

ChickenboneJohn replied Oct 21, 2018 to Advice wanted - someone else's guitar

9 Oct 26, 2018
Reply by BrianQ.

"What gauge you choose depends on what tuning you go for...you can still put a lot of…"

ChickenboneJohn replied Oct 15, 2018 to String Gauges -3 string ?

13 Oct 19, 2018
Reply by JP Lace Master

"Fret size doesn't really make a huge difference in terms of playability, but I find…"

ChickenboneJohn replied Sep 10, 2018 to Fret size

2 Sep 11, 2018
Reply by Jerry Jordan

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Some things I learned from my latest build

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"LOL next time you want to do some blood letting to appease the cbg God's, try peroxide to get…"
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Taffy Evans replied to Dave Barrett's discussion Some things I learned from my latest build
"Hopefully it only happens once. Taff"
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Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner replied to Joe Caruso's discussion When will you stop building?
"Is stopping really a thing? When they pry my tools from my cold dead hands!"
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Joe Caruso replied to Joe Caruso's discussion When will you stop building?
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"Uncle John, it is indeed. Note the input jack placement... that's what happens when I drill…"
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Glenn Kaiser replied to Dave Barrett's discussion Some things I learned from my latest build
"HA! Sweet work and great lessons learned bro! So... what sort of wattage and what size speaker in…"
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Ben Ridgeway replied to Joe Caruso's discussion When will you stop building?
"Must add that my workshop is 100' from the house"
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