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Another touring/recording rig. Right now it's just a slab of African Mahogany. All I have to do is remove the wood that's not the Hitchhiker and craft the parts that are...

 

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Comment by bairfoot cajun on July 30, 2010 at 6:19pm
this will be a most interesting build indeed.i will stay tuned to this one cause i like the sound of the name--------hitchiker guitar.
Comment by Dave K. on July 30, 2010 at 10:04pm
Don't Panic!
Comment by jaakko ryynanen on July 31, 2010 at 2:12am
"Thoughts in time and out of season
The Hitchhiker
Stood by the side of the road
And leveled his thumb
In the calm calculus of reason..."

By the Jim Morrison 1970 (music by the doors 1975). Listen hole poem/song: Album An American Prayer
Comment by Ted Crocker on July 31, 2010 at 4:13am
Wow Jaak!

I just got a jolt and you added some of you to this creation. Jim is already in the mix...

Thanks
Comment by Ted Crocker on July 31, 2010 at 5:42pm

Comment by bairfoot cajun on July 31, 2010 at 6:17pm
and so the magic begins yep.great location fer the body shape in sync with the grain of the wood ted.
Comment by Ted Crocker on August 1, 2010 at 6:26pm
Rough shaped body with mineral spirits to bring out the grain

Comment by James Hawkins on August 2, 2010 at 11:48pm
Gorgeous...
Comment by Ted Crocker on August 13, 2010 at 5:12am
Shop's open again after shutting down and dismantling benches and stations for almost 3 weeks while the three stooges construction company finished the renovations for last Thursday and Friday's inspections!!!

I got caught up on pickup orders and back to work on 5, no 6 guitars on nice clean benches. Today I routed 3 neck pockets, here's the one you want to see:

Comment by Ted Crocker on August 14, 2010 at 9:35pm
More body shaping and rough sanding


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