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Project by captferd posted 527 days ago 1006 views 0 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Always been a big fan of Pink Floyd and guitars. Also after years of painting cars and furniture I wanted to take it to a new level and try out some airbrushing and this is what I came up with. This project took me about 200 hours to complete. The artwork of the Schoolmaster was painted time and time again on paper until I was confident enough to spray it on the guitar. The finish on the base is a water base urethane and the neck is the traditional lacquer. Hope you enjoy the post.

-- CaptFerd





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Ken90712

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#1 posted 527 days ago

Now that is some talent….. Great work, love this project…. I would hate to use this its so nice.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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rdwile

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#2 posted 527 days ago

Yuup – nailed it!

-- Richard D. Wile, http://richard-wile.blogspot.ca/

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Monte Pittman

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#3 posted 527 days ago

Looks awesome. Would love to play it.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

#4 posted 527 days ago

Great Job on this building a guitar is something I am going to do this year some time already build a body.

-- http://www.landwoodworks.com (L an D Woodworks)

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captferd

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#5 posted 527 days ago

Thanks guys. Hey Monte, Id love to play it too. I can tune them and strum mabe 5 notes thats it.

-- CaptFerd

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DannyThunder

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#6 posted 526 days ago

That is AWESOME!

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Tomoose

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#7 posted 526 days ago

Oh, baby – coolest guitar paint job I have laid eyes on! Nice going – if you get tired of lit lemme know and I will relieve you – just ship it on over.

Tom

-- cut it twice and it's still too short...

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captferd

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#8 posted 526 days ago

Thanks Tom , will keep that in mind.

-- CaptFerd

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kizerpea

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#9 posted 526 days ago

Looks good capt…..still enjoying that new dust collector ?

-- IF YOUR NOT MAKING DUST...YOU ARE COLLECTING IT! SOUTH CAROLINA.

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FaTToaD

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#10 posted 525 days ago

Awesome! As a guitar player and HUGE Pink Floyd fan I fell in love with at first sight!

-- David

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helluvawreck

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#11 posted 525 days ago

Beautiful work.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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captferd

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#12 posted 525 days ago

Thanks all for your comments. Steve- the dust collector is a dream machine. No where near the mess and hassle of the old jet bagger. The shop stays alot cleaner. remote is so handy, just cant say enough. Thanks.

-- CaptFerd

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Jose

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#13 posted 183 days ago

Wow! My son would love that guitar. That is a pro’s job.

-- Jose

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captferd

130 posts in 999 days


#14 posted 183 days ago

Thank you Jose.

-- CaptFerd

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