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Builders: Need A Replacement Bolt-on Neck Made (National Reso-glass)

Hi folks,  Long time since we posted here. A repair customer brought us this Airline style National with a snapped headstock. We can repai…

Started by Steve Baker

7 Mar 25, 2015
Reply by Steve Baker

Dovetail vs humidity

Dear all together, I was looking around the other topics but I didn't find the right answer for my question. I hope one of you has a good o…

Started by Jakob Poljakoff

4 Mar 13, 2015
Reply by Frank Ford

Anyone done a neck reset on a vintage Hofner Verithin (Verythin)?

I recently acquired a 1961 Hofner Verithin (very-cheap, due to a number of dubious mods over the years, fitted with a factory Bigsby B6. Th…

Started by Bill Rodrick

5 Aug 27, 2014
Reply by Bill Rodrick

Warped neck

Guys I've had some good results using heat to correct excessive set relief in composite necks by clamping and heating.  However, I have a p…

Started by Dave Sparrow

8 May 3, 2014
Reply by Paul Verticchio

Neck and bridge alignment for Les Paul builds

Hi everybody, at this stage of my first batch of builds I need some advice from the pros. I am happy how everything is progressing, and e…

Started by Micha Schellhaas

4 Mar 23, 2014
Reply by Micha Schellhaas

how to fix low spot on back of neck?

I have this cool strat neck, it's still unfinished and I am wondering how to fix a small problem: The profile is great , but right where th…

Started by Micha Schellhaas

12 Feb 19, 2014
Reply by Russell Vance

Hot Hide Glue vs. cold glues

I'm almost ready with my shop to have to do the first glue applications. I was wondering what you guys favor, hot hide glue or cold glues?…

Started by Micha Schellhaas

11 Feb 7, 2014
Reply by Micha Schellhaas

Neck Reset, Carlo Greco 12 string

Is anybody familiar with the neck joint that Carlo Greco used on his flat top acoustics? I can post up a couple pictures tomorrow too.  …

Started by Matt Hannafin

3 Feb 1, 2014
Reply by LARRY KLOSE

neck grain

I am going to look at some lumber soon. Old mahogany. I was wondering if I can get some quick help about how to select wood for a neck - qu…

Started by Micha Schellhaas

1 Jan 17, 2014
Reply by Cal Maier

How to handle a set neck guitar for spraying/curing?

I am trying to figure out the best method for spraying a set neck solid body, for example a Les Paul. I'll stain the top and the body and…

Started by Micha Schellhaas

8 Jan 14, 2014
Reply by Andrew

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