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May 2010 Blog Posts (4)

Backpacker 6 string

Making a steamed/split A-frame backpacker guitar. 6 strings, nylon/tied on, red oak neck/frame, spruce… Continue

Added by JoJo on May 27, 2010 at 11:30pm — 20 Comments

Building the Hot Rod Guitar

EDIT:  here's the final.  Scroll down to see it built step by step



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A new client build. Here's a photoshopped idea for a general shape. I'm going for a hot rod, chevy tail fin vibe. The wood in this idea shot is 2 pieces of African Black Walnut with a racing…


Added by Ted Crocker on May 22, 2010 at 7:30pm — 78 Comments

Send In the Stars

Well I just wanted to share the latest tune from my absolute FAVORITE artist. (Alright so he's my son, Aaron . . . and I might be a LITTLE biased, but I really think the guy is an unknown and unappreciated genius.)

A more beautiful and serene soul you will never meet. I kind of think of him as a modern day Woody Guthrie.

He's always cobbling together makeshift stuff for playing and recording. Apparently this tune uses some cellphone feedback, among other things. Please enjoy… Continue

Added by Knotlenny on May 16, 2010 at 12:44am — 3 Comments

Building the La Flor CBG

A new build started today. The client supplied the box and the vintage trem & bridge.

Stay tuned...…


Added by Ted Crocker on May 15, 2010 at 11:30pm — 2 Comments

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