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Looking for a recipe for a super high gloss finish.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Skeesix Mar 23, 2012. 2 Replies

I have that Minwax wipe-on poly, but either I'm not doing it right or maybe someone has another idea on a super high gloss finish idea that's kinda basic. I want to stay away from spray cans cuz I…Continue

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Questions about wood for lap steel guitars

Started this discussion. Last reply by Harrison Withers Nov 15, 2011. 6 Replies

Hi, I've made a few lap steels, using planks of Douglas Fir from my local Home Depot. I'd like to use some different wood, but don't want to break the bank in doing so either. Does anyone know what…Continue

 

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Ted Crocker commented on George Liros's photo
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"George, this is gorgeous!  Great mix of woods."
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"WOW George, so many flavors going on!  AWESOME!  Cool slab of wood it's sitting on..."
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"Wow! And that slab it's resting on would make a great (tho' not terribly portable) lap steel stand! :D *Check out all of George's outstanding work, folks!"
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lap steel #20

Semi-hollow body Body is one slab of Curly Maple. -Black Walnut accents -25" scale -Honduran Rosewood bridge -Walnut knobs -Bone nut -Seymour-Duncan Custom 5 Humbucker -Grover Tuners -Tru-Oil finish For sale now at: lapsteelsbygeorge.com
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"Hi Jerry, GeorgeBoards is someone else. I'm lapsteelsbygeorge.com"
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"ah GeorgeBoards.,,.always great to see your work.,,.I used to oggle over your builds on Ebay.,.,i'd still like to learn that C# tuning.,.,,.another sweet build that reminds me of a big fish.,., ;)"
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"Amazing - bet it sounds great too!"
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"WOW George, I love this!  Great job."
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"Chocolate Ambrosia Maple with Purpleheart fretboard and accents"
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"That's beautiful!"
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"Gorgeous !"
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"George Boards .,.,love it.,.,great inspiration !!!! Sweet Build !!!!!"
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At 10:50am on September 18, 2016, Ted Crocker said…

At 9:17am on June 26, 2016, Joseph McFarlane said…

George, 

Just came across your images/videos on the site.  Beautiful work and great sounding instruments, too.  Good luck with the newest build.  

Joe

At 1:37pm on December 11, 2015, RIGuitars said…

WOW!!!

I was just scrolling through the home page pictures, I found three instruments that I really liked and as it turned out they were all yours.

Very Impressive work.

Keep posting.

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At 8:19am on September 10, 2011, Ted Crocker said…

Hi George, welcome to the Clubhouse!

The focus here is on all types of handmade instruments and music. There are lots of helpful builders and players here and lots of Groups to teach and learn. We welcome participation so don't be shy.

Have a look around, introduce yourself in My Name Is... and add yourself to the Member Map. There's an active Chat Room where you can ask questions, offer help or just talk about anything with some great folks.

Most of all Have Fun!

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Welcome to the Clubhouse! How did you hear about us?
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What instruments are you building or playing?
I play: Acoustic,Electric, slide, lap steel

i'm building: Lap Steel guitars

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Posted on December 11, 2015 at 6:20pm 0 Comments

Gallery of all the lap steels I made:

      http://georgerl.blogspot.com/

Lap Steels I currently have for sale:

     https://www.etsy.com/shop/LapsteelsbyGeorge

On FaceBook:

     lapsteelsbygeorge

 
 
 

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