I have the Eastman T386 and also the T59V AM. I first bought the T385 because it sounded so good in the shop. I was actually after the the T59V AM...
Ah, that's right..... ES345 = gold hardware. The Faber bridges are great as are the stop tail. Good luck with the restoration.
I love ES345s....
I have used the Faber E sert bridge post to good result but I would plug and drill to return it to original if it was mine.
Be advised that...
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We lost our 7 yo Boxer "Eddie" to lymphoma in December. Never heard of it before in 45 years of having dogs.
He appeared so very well and 6...
It would be a lot less confusing if people actually read what I wrote at the top. Note "Singer for Tempest, Juicy Lucy and Allan Holdsworth"
Singer Paul Williams (Yarlet) RIP
Known for his singing with Tempest, Juicy Lucy and as the vocalist of choice for Allan Holdsworth
You could try a magnet swap to Alnico 3. I put an Al 3 into my Burstbucker 1 and it cleaned it up nicely and it is not so mid focused. The guitar...
I let my VibroKing go recently due to the weight. In and out of the SUV was the killer. I had a trolley for it so the carrying was no real...
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Just sold my Moderne
"There are no bones in bananas"
I'm hearing a nod to Hendrix at 0.52 "Who Knows" Band of Gypsies. Allessio has a smirk on his face while playing the riff.
Pics ........ or it didn't happen !!
I guess you need to try areas that are under pick guards etc.
Slow and steady might have to be the buzz word. If it all goes wrong, you know what...
What is the finish on there now? Nitro, Poly or other?
You could lightly sand the black until you see the first glimpses of Fiesta Red but it...
Sorry that you had to go through that and I feel your pain.
I can relate in that I had to put our 7 year old Boxer Eddie down on Monday. He had...
I have had and gigged my R30 and my R55 since '93. Ten years ago, I converted the R55 combo to a head only unit and use it with a 2x12 cab.
My ex '62 Riviera in Royal Tan and spade headstock:
I know of an ES330 that has had a centre block added ! The back was taken off and the strips and centre block shaped and glued in, then back...
A JTM45 with KT66s into a 2 x 12 (G12-65s) and an Alex Attenuator to suit. Covers all bases for me.
Eastman AR371 CE is a good start.
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