Like the title says, I was on the YT last night and found this band. They sound great. 1 guy sings and plays guitar and one guys plays drums while doing the bass lines on a keyboard. 2 guys and they…Continue
My local pawnshop had a certain guitar that I saw a couple months ago, but didn't have the money to get it. I finally got some ME money and went to see if they still had it, they did.I took it off…Continue
"If you can try the torch on a piece of scrap it would be good to get the feel of it. It seems like nothing is happening then suddenly it changes. I'd suggest a broader flame and not to close or you will get lines running across the wood.…"
"Not yet decided what this will be, but I know 24inch scale, 3 string, pine neck, oak fretboard. Not sure if I will be fretting or not. not much room on neck for frets. Am going to do my first blow torch look on the neck. Any tips for…"
"Lots of Magazines going under because of low interest from today's generation. They would rather read it on the internet. Had a few years of subscription to Rod & Custom Magazine that went out of business and gave me a year of Street…"
"That's cool. We all tend to try and resurrect our childhood memories. My Dad would get cars, do some mechanical work and body work on them and then sell them for more than he paid. He taught me things along the way."
"these are nice boxes. A friend gave me one which I made into a 4 string fretted. The box had seen a few better days so I gave it a golden oak stain which complemented the aging beat up look. the top on mine was about 1/4"…"
"To make it worse, they probably used russian sheet, which was known for rusting very fast.
Much of the bodywork was made by hand. So they put one uncoated sheet on the other and set at every 3 inches a welding spot. (I used three times more) Water…"
"I bought one for 50 cents at a Goodwill store awhile back, nobody at the store knew what it was(they were all young). LOL
I made a 6 string BO Diddly tribute guitar out of mine. Used the Gitty/Foundry Tone Toaster Bucker pickups(minibuckers that…"
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"The only bad things about a router is tear-out from dull bits, going the wrong way with the grain or just the way the wood grain reacts to a fast cutting bit.
A good sharp spoke shave, small plane, heavy file or scrapper is what I use most often. It…"
"I started this thread awhile back no even thinking about the blogs that could be done. LOL
Usually the way these threads work out is: click on the title of the thread and it goes to the first page/beginning of the thread, but if you click on the…"
"Cool bus. It has a lot of room.
It seems that just about every auto manufacturer in the 70's used the same low grade steel that just rusts away. Haha American auto makers cars were well known to have bad rust problems around the fender…"
we've talked before.......would really like to get involved in your blog, so much good stuff.......question: why do the new "postings" not show up at the top? do i have to drill down to page 94 to see them.? doesn't…"
Thanks Paul Will do ! just like in many cases the hunt is nice'r than the kill! relocating these old songs and lyrics takes you to places and people that you never think about ,but verry much enriches your world and way of thinking ! be reading you !
Hi Paul Thanks for the info on that timeless niffty lady Ruth Etting there are some nice recordings from her on the tube so the titel of the song is as old as 1913 ,my titel is the same but my lyrics are still verry differend in relation to the ruth song all thow those lyrics are pretty cool themselfs thank you Paul for the input and efford appriciated !! bee reading you !