""Thanks Dave", glad you cleared up the choice of strings question, the middle 2 G & D strings makes perfect sense, will have to see what the bottom 2 G & C strings sound like, I have no idea what gauge the cheapie Ebay strings are,…"
"You may be right AGP. Might be the 3 and 4 string on Cheroots. Yup, 3 & 4. My earlier Cheroots were 2 and 3. And yes peg boxes are tricky. Getting the peg well deep enough to get the string on the peg shaft without hitting the bottom of the well…"
""Thanks Dave", Yep!, very happy with the way Neck looks, it really came alive when I gave it a couple of coats of Gloss Wipe On Poly as per Cheroots, thank you for bringing to my attention that I did have some tucked away in the back of my…"
""Thanks 'UJ', Poorness & Bones, hasn't quite got the "Hands on Rusticity" of a Dave Lynas Build, but I'm happy with the way its going with the materials I had on hand, however Bones!, as good as the…"
""Thanks Dave", the Box is the last of 3 Chinese Ebay Wine Boxes I purchased some time back, the Top and Bottom is 3mm Pine Ply and the Sides are 8mm Solid Pine, and yes!, I do have a set of cheap Ebay Cello Strings, specifically…"
Hi There AGP# well as you can see ,i play it on a 4 string Harley Benton Limited Edition Special CigarBox that i got from my childeren may bee its the Love from kids that you hear , i used a B9 Electro Harmonix and a little fuss, ( to be treu two exualy! But No rickenbacker ! I wisch i had on been on my list for Years ! may bee there is still thee in the Pot ! who Knows Thanks bud for your kind comments and support !! Greeeeettsszz A.D.
Nice woodwork on 329# looks like foundwood, but you made it like that woodburning? who was Frederic? your having a ring on the headstock lately is that a new thing or just pratical for storage?great picture 313# shines like a mirror !Wauw the hoarding picture is great !Greats on Ye !
i HOPE your kidding me AGP# cose i whoed NOT like that every morning!! i agree i need a bit of Jack now and then but not every day to costly & bad for your health !! So take care we like you around to keep on building your great Gits ! there Downunder !!have a great day and ceep cool ! Greeeeeettsszz A.D.
Hi Mate sorry for late reply it's been manic here for a few days. Thanks very much for the info. It may be from what you've said here that My problem with it could be down to variable wiring colours as you described. Anyway when I get chance I'll check it out thanks again for all your help & Happy New Year! :D
Hi Matey, I noticed on your latest hubcap guitar pic you hardired the pickup direct to jack. Is it one of those cheap chinese humbuckers, if so there are red, black, yellow & white wires coming from it. I'd like to try that on one which I have which may be faulty but which wires do you solder to where? (I'm no dummy but electronics is not my thing lol)