Ibanez multi laminate replacement neck

July 22, 2020

So here are some images of how we hand built a replacement Ibanez neck with new customer requirements including a reversed headstock and a volute. Also new dot placements:



all the bits; laminated neck blank with t'rod channel, double action truss rod and parts to make wings for the headstock






















Truss rod fitted and headstock built up and slotted ebony fingerboard ready to fit























Headstock rough cut out

























Carving the neck using surfers and spoke shaves
























After gluing the frets in, its time to dress them























Hers the finished neck besides the one it will replace. The new one is made to accept a Floyd Rose locking nut and so is marginally longer



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