November 20, 2016
The neck depth is tapered to the desired thickness
Either end is hand carved to the right profile - here oval 'C' from 1963
The edges are band sawed off along the neck
The neck is carved to profile and sanded to finish
The fingerboard is flattened prior to pressing in the...
November 8, 2016
the headstock here is directly referencing the 1962 Strat pre-CBS shape as found on Gilmour's Strat.
Drilled and cut it to shape!
here the headstock here is taken to the right thickness
finally the headstock and fingerboard tongue are carved and shaped. Next its the neck...
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building a laminated Ibanez replacement neck
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The design and build of the Alfa Romeo guitar Part 3:
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