1st Partscaster

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  1. mainsale

    mainsale Member

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    Well, I'm finally putting together my first Partscaster. It's going to be a "Hardtail" Strat with a Blues Theme as that is what I love and try to play. I had a local artist paint the one-piece ash body and it came out really good. I think I'm off to a good start......

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  2. Redfish

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    Very Cool. I really like the front.
     
  3. mainsale

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    Her idea was to step through the door you see on the front into the Blues Club and on the back is what you find. Also the guitar player is playing this guitar. It's got SS frets on the neck, Lollar Dirty Blonde pickups with blender pot, oil-in-foil caps, Gotoh bridge and vintage locking tuners. It should sound pretty good too.......I hope.
     
  4. russiancrowe

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    That looks cool. Please keep us updated as you work on it.
     
  5. Denny

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    very cool indeed.
     
  6. gkoelling

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    Nice!

    Are you doing a clear coat to protect the paint?
     
  7. Trebor Renkluaf

    Trebor Renkluaf I was hit by a parked car, what's your excuse? Gold Supporting Member

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    Cool paint job! If it sounds and plays half as good as it looks you're gonna have a killer axe!
     
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    It's already got a couple of coats of clear satin-gloss on it. I want to keep the paint coat thin, so that's probably all I'm going to do. If is relics, it relics.
     

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