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Project by Jose A.Berenguer posted 06-03-2013 01:11 AM 1167 views 5 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This crafted guitar was a combined effort of Joe MaGee and myself. I made the patterns in the body and then I gave to Joe to shape, finish and install the hardware. The woods included are , Tiger maple, quilted maple, wenge, cherry, walnut, and rosewood. Custom electric guitar.

-- In fine furniture 10% of the work, takes 90% of the time. www.berenguerfurniture.com





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jusfine

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#1 posted 06-03-2013 01:27 AM

Sweet! I like the pattern!

-- Randy "You are judged as much by the questions you ask as the answers you give..."

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Veto

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#2 posted 06-03-2013 02:07 AM

This is beautiful, i bet it sounds as good as it looks. Im working on a tenor banjo right now, if I ever get it finished Ill post some pics. Wonderful job on that thing! What kind of pick-ups did you install?

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Sanding2day

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#3 posted 06-03-2013 02:40 AM

Incredible guitar… Great looking wood/pattern! Thanks for sharing…

-- Dan

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bazz135uk

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#4 posted 06-03-2013 04:02 AM

WOW ! LOVE THE STRAT ! NICE WORK LOOKS GREAT… OBVIOUSLY YOU HAVE GREAT SKILL AND VISION.
INTERESTING WORK.. WELL DONE..

-- BAZZ, WINDSOR UK A workshop is not a luxury . We need it to preserve our sanity in this frantic world we live in. A place to be at peace.

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majuvla

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#5 posted 06-03-2013 08:03 AM

Awsome pattern

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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489tad

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#6 posted 06-03-2013 12:28 PM

That is absolutely crazy! The grain in the neck is beautiful. Well done.

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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CampD

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#7 posted 06-03-2013 01:09 PM

You know there are a million and one strats and just as many patterns and I have to say “now that is new and unique!”
Nicely done

-- Doug...

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helluvawreck

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#8 posted 06-03-2013 01:46 PM

Beautiful instrument and well done. Congratulations.

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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jim65

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#9 posted 06-03-2013 01:59 PM

sweet, nice job!

-- Jim, Marostica Italy

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Chris McDowell

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#10 posted 06-03-2013 04:32 PM

Awesome job

-- Chris, http://www.youtube.com/CMRwoodworks , FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/cmrwoodworks1 , Proverbs 16:9

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hoss12992

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#11 posted 06-03-2013 06:52 PM

Awesome!

-- The Old Rednek Workshop https://www.facebook.com/theoldrednekworkshoptn

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HoosierDude

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#12 posted 06-03-2013 08:46 PM

Awesome guitar. I love the geometric designs. Must have taken forever to glue them up. Nice work!

-- Paul Lyons

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deltawing

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#13 posted 06-04-2013 01:06 AM

Beautiful > kinda reminds me of Clapton’s Custom Shop patterns – only your’s looks more natural = un-sprayed wood. Did you make the quilted Maple neck?

-- > It takes a long time to become a child - Picasso <

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Jose A.Berenguer

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#14 posted 06-04-2013 10:59 AM

Thank you all for your comments. The quilted maple on the neck is from a batch of hard curly maple that I bought and a few boards of the quilted came mixed with it

-- In fine furniture 10% of the work, takes 90% of the time. www.berenguerfurniture.com

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Dick

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#15 posted 06-05-2013 03:32 AM

Badass! I like it!

-- Dick

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