My own disaster....happy ending?

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My own disaster....happy ending?

Post by kremark » Thu Nov 02, 2023 6:18 pm

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Bad placement of tuning key holes.

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Redone, not absolutely perfect but the use of a template helped me.
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Re: My own disaster....happy ending?

Post by Kramers » Fri Nov 03, 2023 4:23 pm

What's going on there?? Some type of project neck or building one from scratch? Lefty or reverse?

What's the backstory? :thumbs
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Re: My own disaster....happy ending?

Post by kremark » Fri Nov 03, 2023 5:19 pm

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it begin its life as a focus 4000 chicken beak and I bought knowing i would do something to alter the headstock.

i kinda went all out, and tight bonded and bar-clamped something I could turn into a pointy, non tilt, and yes reverse.
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Re: My own disaster....happy ending?

Post by sixstring » Fri Nov 03, 2023 5:40 pm

That's being fully committed. :chainsaw
But let's face it, someone buys a Kramer b/c it has a Floyd.

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Re: My own disaster....happy ending?

Post by Kramers » Fri Nov 03, 2023 5:49 pm

Crazy! I never wouldn't have guessed that it started life as a righty chicken beak. Cool project!
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Re: My own disaster....happy ending?

Post by kremark » Fri Nov 03, 2023 6:23 pm

In the end I merely turned a focus neck into a focus neck :brow
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Re: My own disaster....happy ending?

Post by Kramers » Sat Nov 04, 2023 12:24 am

:jump
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