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Old 12-11-2018, 01:32 PM
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Seven more until my turn.
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Old 12-30-2018, 07:46 PM
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Woohoo! #246 should be started this week. I don't know how long the build time will be or how many are in process at any one time but at least that gives folks an idea.
Based on this news, mine is only 5 away, and coming up quick!

My build is slated to be:

SJ non-cutaway
Torrified Lutz top
Figured Walnut B&S
Ebony Bridge & Fretboard
25" scale
1.750" Nut
Schatten HFN Passive pickup
Gotoh 510's

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Old 02-05-2019, 04:43 AM
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I had a dream last night that Ed posted pics of a guitar that looked suspiciously like what I ordered. I won't lie, I checked his social media accounts this morning just to see.
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Old 02-22-2019, 08:13 AM
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Joker, how is your build going?
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Old 02-22-2019, 08:21 AM
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Joker, how is your build going?
I'm not sure, I've been trying to stay out of Ed's way. Having said that, what he posted yesterday was the same shape and woods that I ordered so maybe that's mine!
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Old 02-22-2019, 09:02 AM
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I'm not sure, I've been trying to stay out of Ed's way. Having said that, what he posted yesterday was the same shape and woods that I ordered so maybe that's mine!
that is going to be a gorgeous guitar!
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Old 05-06-2019, 07:08 PM
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#246 delivered safe and sound. What a wonderful guitar!
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Old 05-06-2019, 10:14 PM
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Glad you like it!
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Old 05-08-2019, 05:44 AM
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Congratulations joker!! are you going to post any pictures, etc.?
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Old 05-21-2019, 07:44 PM
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Upon my return from a week in Costa Rica, #214 (Walnut/Lutz NL-00) was at long last in my hands. I've been getting to know her for the last couple of days and I'll post more thoughts and better photos in a NGD thread, most likely over the weekend. I made the pickguard using amber tigerstripe Tortoloid which I got from StewMac.

The cohesiveness and symmetry of this one is on point.

Hopeful I’ll have something to contribute to this thread soon.
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Old 05-21-2019, 11:40 PM
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That is a very lovely pickguard...
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Old 05-22-2019, 07:27 AM
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That is a very lovely pickguard...
Thank you

It was a challenge to make and it isn't perfect, but I am proud of it. It's a very lovely guitar, overall.
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Old 05-26-2019, 01:17 PM
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New to me #119. Easy playing, complex tone, attractive. What more can a guy ask for...





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Old 05-26-2019, 03:31 PM
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Well now, still gorgeous after all these years!
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Old 05-27-2019, 05:12 PM
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Well now, still gorgeous after all these years!
Indeed she is
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