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Three string guitars

Everything about anything that's a three stringer

Website: http://www.3-string-guitar.com/
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If you enjoy three string guitars, this is the place!

Hi Folks, This is the group to share everything about the three string guitar...it is only about 3 stringers, not that there is a problem with 6 string guitars, those are cool, and 4 stringers are nifty too...but this is a place to share ideas and post anything and everything 3 string.

There is another website on the net that is all 3 string info .... come visit it sometime, just Google "3 string guitar" or visit 3-string-guitar.com.


Get out of the rutt, play a three string!

 

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Comment by Walter Haapapuro on June 25, 2019 at 12:11am

Somebody else also mentioned clear nail polish along the way; it worked pretty good and was easy to source.

Comment by Art Prior on June 24, 2019 at 7:29am

Try a drop of clear nail polish--------works like locktite but its a little more "diy". It also works to seal a scratch and comes in lots of colors to use as touch up paint. Art

Comment by Beetlejuice! on March 24, 2019 at 5:50pm

Comment by Beetlejuice! on January 30, 2019 at 2:26am
Uncle John & Dave Lynas took a wrong turn, but Red Dog comes a serchin' fer them.....
Just remember smoke signals save lives!

Comment by Beetlejuice! on November 8, 2018 at 5:25pm

You can try to get longer screws, they do sell them in a longer allen head version, I think for fenders, I have also had that same problem

Comment by Walter Haapapuro on October 23, 2018 at 12:24pm

Hard tail bridge screws: Anybody have issues with the elevation screws for saddles falling out? I'm trying to figure out something that I can use to keep them put but still allow adjustment. LocTite purple might work but I would rather do something DIY.

Comment by Angus Edwards on June 9, 2018 at 6:01pm

Nice

Comment by rodger moore on May 20, 2018 at 9:49am

Amazing first build.

I suspect you have a bit of craftsman in your back story.

Comment by Beetlejuice! on April 11, 2018 at 12:56pm

I'll miss you Ray!

Comment by the anonymous pick on February 17, 2018 at 11:11pm

very cool touches and re-use Gary  ;-)

 
 
 

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