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Project by alexis221woodworks posted 01-12-2011 03:51 PM 1762 views 8 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a Guitar that i designed and built from mahogany with a top veneer.

-- Alexis221woodworks

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#1 posted 01-12-2011 04:02 PM

I love its shape. I’m drooling, kudos.

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#2 posted 01-12-2011 04:10 PM

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#3 posted 01-12-2011 04:20 PM

Is the body mahagony or just the veneer?
Awesome build, this is very inspiring for me to give this type of project a shot.
Any advice?

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#4 posted 01-12-2011 04:28 PM


-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#5 posted 01-12-2011 04:30 PM

The neck and body is mahogany the veneer is babinga burl. Thanks

-- Alexis221woodworks

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#6 posted 01-12-2011 04:35 PM


-- Doug...

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#7 posted 01-12-2011 05:13 PM

Hope to do the same project sometime. Fantastic project….Great job

-- Tom in Madison, Indiana

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#8 posted 01-12-2011 05:35 PM

Nicely done! Did you use a jug to cut the frets?

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#9 posted 01-12-2011 07:40 PM

Amazing beauty!

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#11 posted 01-15-2011 05:03 PM

I love that Burl. Nice work.

-- Philip, Minnesota,

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#12 posted 02-03-2011 12:41 AM

looks great. everytime I see something like that it makes me want to make one too. thanks for the reminder!

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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#13 posted 03-18-2011 05:16 AM

Holy cow well done! Looks very nice. Nice to see someone who is into building electrics!

-- Making mistakes is essential in learning woodworking.

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#14 posted 07-30-2011 04:58 AM

Really nice work. I see a nod to Gibson in the finger board inlays and the knobs.


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