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Old 11-18-2016, 03:11 PM
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Originally Posted by Nemoman View Post
Great look with the tuners--that headplate is pretty special too!
Thanks Nemoman,

Book matching figured Cocobolo really shows it off!

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Originally Posted by Dion Bews View Post
I really love the rosewood neck! I've had a few boards of Indian Rosewood put aside for the better part of a decade with the intention of making necks. Any idea how much heavier the rosewood neck is relative to the average Mahogany neck. I ask as my "structured" sides add a little weight to my guitars so I have to be sure to watch the weight of other components.
There isn't near as much wood in a finished neck as you start out with. I'm seeing selected EIR adding about 2ozs on my necks. Center laminates and headstock design will make a difference also.

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