AGP #374 - “Indiana”
(4 String Baritone Licence Plate Guitar)
Scale : 724mm / 28½ inches
Strings : .040NW /.026NW /.018NW /.015PS /
Tuning: G / D / G / B /
The Body and Neck are recycled Solid Pine, the body was severely attacked with the Gas Torch (Shu Sugi Ban style!) then a High Pressure Water Blaster and a Wire Brush, the Neck was given a light touch up with the Gas Torch, both were then stained with Green Food colouring and then coated with a Clear Gloss Acrylic.
A 6.6k Tele Neck type Pickup is hardwired to the Jack.
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Comment by AGP # on November 15, 2019 at 2:57pm

I don't think his Father would be happy if I threw him back into the Swamp Dave!  :-D

Comment by Dave Lynas on November 15, 2019 at 9:58am
Throw the plate in a swamp for a few years.
Comment by AGP # on November 14, 2019 at 11:55pm

"Many Thanks" BQ, UJ & Denbo, I think the "Gas Torch Fever" is now out my system, still have a "Texas" plate waiting in the wings, will try and think of something different for that one! :-D

Comment by Dennis "Denbo" Goodinson on November 14, 2019 at 5:55pm

Another corker! ~ #374 likes for the colour too, cracking job AGP

Comment by Uncle John on November 14, 2019 at 10:03am
Okay. It does look good with the plate on there. Good colors. Great looking build.
Comment by BrianQ. on November 14, 2019 at 4:05am

Wow, that’s an awesome finish you’ve got there Alan!! Two thumbs up!!

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