nothing serious.just a quick one to show the guitar makes some noise.thats nitram in the background whittling a new build.cheers for all the help mate.

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Comment by Barry "Backwater Jack" Nova on June 15, 2011 at 6:12am
thanks b...
Comment by bemuzic on June 15, 2011 at 3:45am
ha 2 stringers are coool!!
Comment by Barry "Backwater Jack" Nova on June 14, 2011 at 7:23pm
broke a string on this one so its now a 2 keep it that way
Comment by Barry "Backwater Jack" Nova on May 25, 2011 at 5:44pm

ive messed about with the "tuners" and i can tune it a bit better now.still have to use grips or a dart (lol.really a and safety would have a feild day with how we build them) to tune up but i can get to A now which is a bonus.

Comment by bemuzic on May 25, 2011 at 4:38am
cool, yep it works : -)
Comment by Barry "Backwater Jack" Nova on May 24, 2011 at 7:57pm
wow.wasnt expecting all the views and good comments.cheers everyone.i might actually play a song next time...well a tune at any
Comment by Barry "Backwater Jack" Nova on May 24, 2011 at 7:52am
thanks UNCLE JOHN.always got nice things to say.appriciate it.
Comment by Uncle John on May 24, 2011 at 7:40am
It does work.  Nice twangy, 'dirty' blues tone.  I would be happy with that.
Comment by Barry "Backwater Jack" Nova on May 24, 2011 at 7:33am
yeah i know.i was a bit shocked that it worked only stays in f# though.any higher and the tensoin pulls the hooks loose.still though not bad for 4 hrs work with bits of crap.thanks alot guys.
Comment by MrRandomWritings (Backwater Bri) on May 24, 2011 at 1:53am
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