Yet another great cigar box guitar
Like I often do, I just type “… guitar” into Google image search. This time, I found this: Found here. Ain’t she pretty?
First non-guitar related project well underway. Here’s a hint: Laminated plywood and bottle-caps.
Work in progress: Motor-X
Back home over Easter, I’ve started the first new project in the pipeline: The Motor-X! The name will make sense, soon.
Les Paul vs Leo Fender
Fusing characteristics of a Les Paul and Telecaster is nothing new, it has been done before, but this one is made of more character and grit. Behold, the Fano Alt de Facto SP6:
Oh Stew Mac...
I was actually looking for rotary switches and found this… Silly Americans, so ignorant.
In lieu of real news...
The first Zigarrocaster, finished in late September, 2010.
Ideas for a new project & a question
Ever in the search for new Ideas, I decided to couple some of the Stratotone vibe with the LP Junior Vibe and throw in some other elements and behold, a mockup picture was born: The actual guitar pictured is a Agile 2300 with some photo-chopped additions/modifications: F-Hole (thinline semiacoustic!), armrest (as seen on the Duesenberg 52 Senior), a single P90 like stacked Humbucker in the...
Harmony, once again
Another of those peculiar little things, another Harmony Stratotone, this one’s called “Newport”. I wonder how many different models they made over the years. found at Main Street Vintage
Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.– Dalai Lama (via kari-shma)
I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.– Maya Angelou (via kari-shma)
Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.– Confucius (via kari-shma)
Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.– Ralph Waldo Emerson (via kari-shma)
What better way to start my tumblr with an inaugural post on New Year’s? So here it is, my resurrected tumblblog, for stuff I find on the web and the stuff I make with my hands. I’ve got some nice projects lined up for 2011 that will be posted here when the time comes. Cheers!
sketchyjoe: andimustscream: This sounds...