Electric Bass Guitar.. #7: Shaping the neck

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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 785 days ago

Very well done ,WAX on dude

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#2 posted 785 days ago


... suspense… LOL

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: ... My Small Gallery:"

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#3 posted 785 days ago

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

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#4 posted 785 days ago

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


-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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#5 posted 785 days ago

nice legs….err.. I mean neck ;)

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#6 posted 785 days ago

Nice work, Larry.

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#7 posted 785 days ago

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 785 days ago

It’s slowly coming to life, and lookin good

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#9 posted 785 days ago

Nice work, Larry.


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