Maybe not my worst find, but the latest. While replacing an old mandolin top that had caved-in at the bridge, I discovered why it had caved. Some important structural braces had failed and the "fix" was, apparently, for someone to just close their eyes, pour a cup of glue inside and hope for the best!
It's so hideous that I can't bring myself to toss it out. Yikes.
Did it belong to a member of Buddy Holly's band?
"Did it belong to a member of Buddy Holly's band?"
Maybe inspired by....
This was recorded in 1984, before the guy playing it decided it would be a good idea to work on it.
Holy cow that is bad!
I don't understand , with you guys so far apart geographically, how my work keeps showing up on your benches...
Now that's funny ;)
How about this for a subtle bit of pickup fitting on a 1937 Epi Triumph? Took a lot of restoration work ...