New Strat Build. It... Is... Finished!

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  1. chris77

    chris77 Member

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    So I have been working on this one for a while. Lots of ups and down. Lots of learning, who would have thought that just assembling a few parts could be so diffucult...lol. Here are the details-

    Warmoth Neck
    AAA birdseye maple
    exotic ziricote board
    FAT carve neck
    graphtec nut

    Tuners:
    Gotoh vintage adjustable height

    Water Slide Decal:
    the best i have ever seen, if interested let me know

    Body:
    Mighty Mite Solid one piece ash with flame maple top
    routed with HSH

    Pickups:
    Lace Hot Gold w/ 13k in the bridge position
    push pull pot added w/ability to play Neck and Bridge

    Bridge:
    Fender American vintage style

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  2. gkoelling

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    Beautiful guitar!


    Thanks for posting.
     
  3. RJM/rydog2223

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  4. Millul

    Millul Member

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    Man, that's beautiful! that ziricote fretboard is stunning!
     
  5. mojocaster.com

    mojocaster.com Member

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  6. bluesjuke

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    Nice looking fretboard there!
     
  7. KSKONDOR

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    Good Job. I LOVE the few guitars I have built....enjoy it!
     
  8. Joshlespaul1952

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    Man, that is a nice looking guitar. I agree with rydog2223, that neck is stunning.
     
  9. 5E3

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    Gorgeous! I like everything about it, but especially admire that grain in the fingerboard! Too cool! :AOK
     
  10. HHB

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    that is sharp!
     
  11. Tweedledee

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    That fretboard is definitely beautiful! Nice work.
     
  12. blood5150

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    nice guitar.. but why put the fender logo on there if its not really a fender?
     
  13. chris77

    chris77 Member

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    i guess because it is kind of like the strat I could never find. Its just what it is and dang it I LIKE IT. :banana

     
  14. CitizenCain

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    And it's a beauty, too! The MM body came finished like that? Ziricote is a cool looking wood for sure. That neck is gorgeous.
     
  15. chris77

    chris77 Member

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    SMITH spay on guitar wax is the secret weapon!!!
     
  16. CitizenCain

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    Sweet!
     
  17. jpervin

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    Excellent job! That Strat is a beauty.
     

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