Electric Bass Guitar.. #7: Shaping the neck

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Blog entry by degoose posted 07-05-2012 08:53 PM 2638 reads 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Very quick update on the guitar… Johnathan has been rather busy galavanting around the South East and down to the Gold Coast…
Got him back into the workshop on Wednesday and started the final shaping of the back of the neck…..

Used a half inch radius round over bit to scarf out the rough shape… leaving quite a large quirk…

I gave Johnathan a rasp and told him to remove all the timber that did not look like a guitar neck… HMM sound a little like Mr Miyagi

He had a lot of fun

and the end result was impressive.
Getting so much closer…
So until next week….

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ For lovers of all things timber...

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#1 posted 07-05-2012 08:59 PM

Very well done ,WAX on dude

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#2 posted 07-05-2012 09:00 PM


... suspense… LOL

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#3 posted 07-05-2012 09:05 PM

Impressive mentor skills being passed on Larry, lol. It does look good.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#4 posted 07-05-2012 09:29 PM

Nice. Good work Larry.
Great to pass it on.


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#5 posted 07-05-2012 09:35 PM

nice legs….err.. I mean neck ;)

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#6 posted 07-06-2012 02:14 AM

Nice work, Larry.

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#7 posted 07-06-2012 02:17 AM

I wish I lived in your “neck” of the “woods”, I would come over and lend a hand!!!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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#8 posted 07-06-2012 01:15 PM

It’s slowly coming to life, and lookin good

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#9 posted 07-06-2012 01:28 PM

Nice work, Larry.


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