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Project (New Gear Day)
« on: January 22, 2018, 11:10:13 PM »
A little belated Christmas present came my way this week ;D

It’s a build your own guitar kit  :P

I opted for a Thinline Tele model c/w Bigsby style trem (more for looks than using to be honest lol).
Comes routed for humbuckers (included in the kit), but I’m going to try a pair of Guitar Fetish Retrotrons (Filtertron clones)  ;D

Looks pretty nice out of the box - solid feel, top is capped I see, supposed to be basswood body maple neck and rosewood fingerboard - is it? Buggered if I know lol
All I know is it’s made of wood  :P
Definitely not particle board anyway lol  :P

Neck sits nicely in the socket, each piece is “numbered” - whether it’s actually matching or they just wrote the same number on both is unprovable lol

If you want, here’s the link http://diyguitarkits.net/tele%20thin%20II.html
Actual pics below

Leaning towards a light metallic blue for finish, similar to the Pelham Blue ES339 @gc fixed up a while back.....not fully committed yet though  :D

Think this will be fun  ;D
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Re: Project (New Gear Day)
« Reply #1 on: January 23, 2018, 12:07:52 AM »
January Christmas presents are always cool, Neil.  Nice...
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Re: Project (New Gear Day)
« Reply #2 on: January 23, 2018, 01:37:03 AM »
please tell me you are going to file that modify that headstock into a Fender shape :) :) :o




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Re: Project (New Gear Day)
« Reply #3 on: January 23, 2018, 03:10:15 AM »
LMAO of course!!

They leave it like that (apparently) so you can make whatever kind of shape your twisted little mind can think of....

But yes.... definitely Fenderish....
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Re: Project (New Gear Day)
« Reply #4 on: January 23, 2018, 03:21:10 AM »
Black like mine.   :) 8)

Though mine is the Deluxe and no "F" hole.

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Re: Project (New Gear Day)
« Reply #5 on: January 23, 2018, 03:23:34 AM »
Nice!!

......but I have a black one already  :P

Have to be different colours so my wife knows which is which  :P

Did I say that out loud?? Lmao
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Re: Project (New Gear Day)
« Reply #6 on: January 23, 2018, 10:41:44 AM »
Nice!!

......but I have a black one already  :P

Have to be different colours so my wife knows which is which  :P

Did I say that out loud?? Lmao

no, no, no....  I make them all the same color.  As far as my wife knows, I own one guitar and whole bunch of empty cases.   :D

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Re: Project (New Gear Day)
« Reply #7 on: January 23, 2018, 01:13:50 PM »
Funzies😁

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Re: Project (New Gear Day)
« Reply #8 on: January 26, 2018, 10:09:35 PM »
Nice kits these, NM (good quality & rep).  Very cool project with lots of custom possibilities.  Get to learn a ton doing it too.  Guitar Fetish Retrotrons should be sweet.  Look nice in Pelham blue.  Sounds like fun.

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