I want to build a 3-stringer using a vintage paddle I found. The finished instrument will be donated to a fund-raiser for my paddle club. Planning on a single-coil pup. But it seems the back will have a lot of electronics hanging about and sticking out... which would seem to be a problem. I know many have built these... How do you construct them so the back resembles a finished product?? My thanks in advance.

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A lipstick style pup is mostly sealed & looks awesome! I've used these & have taken the mounts off of them for certain builds. They sound awesome & reasonably priced!

https://www.ebay.com/itm/1-MVG-GPLIHO-Vintage-Guitar-H-O-Lipstick-B...

Flatpup will work good ? you can always make a thin cover to hide the electronics in the back?

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