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Project by Greg Salata posted 12-22-2009 06:48 AM 2787 views 3 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I built this guitar stand for my son for Christmas.
It is curly maple.

I used black Transtint dye followed by BLO, shellac and wax.

For details I used a stainless hinge and black leather.

With the hinge, it folds flat and is portable.

Thanks for looking….Merry Christmas


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#1 posted 12-22-2009 07:40 AM

Does it look purple in real life , or is it just in the pictures ? Nice design and a nice looking guitar as well : )

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#2 posted 12-22-2009 07:45 AM

A one of a kind most unique guitar stand.

-- Custom furniture

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#3 posted 12-22-2009 07:55 AM

It is varying shades of black.
The flash distorts the color.

That guitar is my sons pride and joy.
He saved for a couple of years to buy it.



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#4 posted 12-22-2009 08:23 AM

Truly worthy of a Les Paul… good job

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#5 posted 12-22-2009 08:59 AM

Nice, at first glance I thought it was walnut!

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#6 posted 12-23-2009 02:44 AM

very nice gift … great looking project

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#7 posted 12-24-2009 06:27 PM

A priceless gift for your son.

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#8 posted 01-10-2010 06:03 AM

Amazing! Great job, very unique design.


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