Beautiful Waterfall Bubinga, Walnut, And Flamed Maple NT Guitar

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Beautiful Waterfall Bubinga, Walnut, And Flamed Maple NT Guitar

Postby panda6sic6 » Thu Apr 05, 2018 8:16 pm

I'm getting more and more extreme with my designs. I call this one "Screamer"
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Re: Beautiful Waterfall Bubinga, Walnut, And Flamed Maple NT Guitar

Postby skully13a » Thu Apr 05, 2018 9:40 pm

Someone must push the envelope. :wink:
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Re: Beautiful Waterfall Bubinga, Walnut, And Flamed Maple NT Guitar

Postby panda6sic6 » Thu Apr 05, 2018 10:04 pm

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Re: Beautiful Waterfall Bubinga, Walnut, And Flamed Maple NT Guitar

Postby panda6sic6 » Thu Apr 05, 2018 10:07 pm

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I stained the flamed maple lightly then sanded her down
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Re: Beautiful Waterfall Bubinga, Walnut, And Flamed Maple NT Guitar

Postby panda6sic6 » Thu Apr 05, 2018 10:11 pm

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I installed a killswitch, and active 5-way effects switch(Clean, boost, blues, distortion, and metal)
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I added LEDs to the back
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Re: Beautiful Waterfall Bubinga, Walnut, And Flamed Maple NT Guitar

Postby panda6sic6 » Thu Apr 05, 2018 10:12 pm

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Re: Beautiful Waterfall Bubinga, Walnut, And Flamed Maple NT Guitar

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Re: Beautiful Waterfall Bubinga, Walnut, And Flamed Maple NT Guitar

Postby Azbats63 » Fri Apr 06, 2018 8:06 am

That is absolutely batcrap crazy, in the best possible way. Stunning!!

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Postby ElfDude » Fri Apr 06, 2018 9:24 am

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Re: Beautiful Waterfall Bubinga, Walnut, And Flamed Maple NT Guitar

Postby spudmunkey » Fri Apr 06, 2018 10:02 am

11:41am: "I think I'll build a new guitar"

12:02am: "Well, that's done. What's for lunch?"

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Re: Beautiful Waterfall Bubinga, Walnut, And Flamed Maple NT Guitar

Postby wickid » Fri Apr 06, 2018 10:20 am

spudmunkey wrote:11:41am: "I think I'll build a new guitar"

12:02am: "Well, that's done. What's for lunch?"

:lol:


Why, saw dust and wood chips of course ... get yer fiber!! :twisted: :mrgreen: :lol:

At 1st the shapes to me are like ... :shock:
Then the way all the pieces fit together are like ... 8)
But then with the LEDs ... :twisted: 8)
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Re: Beautiful Waterfall Bubinga, Walnut, And Flamed Maple NT Guitar

Postby panda6sic6 » Fri Apr 06, 2018 11:42 am

New killswitch installed
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Re: Beautiful Waterfall Bubinga, Walnut, And Flamed Maple NT Guitar

Postby panda6sic6 » Fri Apr 06, 2018 11:50 am

spudmunkey wrote:11:41am: "I think I'll build a new guitar"

12:02am: "Well, that's done. What's for lunch?"

:lol:


lol My apologies guys, I know it wasn't an accurate representation of the time spent on building. So I started the build on Feb. 9th and finished on the 20th, however I had to wait 2 days before the pickups came in the mail, so the total of days spent was approximately 6-7 days.

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Re: Beautiful Waterfall Bubinga, Walnut, And Flamed Maple NT Guitar

Postby panda6sic6 » Fri Apr 06, 2018 12:03 pm

I've been seeing how quickly I can buckle down and build until finished, and I've gotten pretty fast, my record is that 6-7 days, and here are some more projects I had this year to build.
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Re: Beautiful Waterfall Bubinga, Walnut, And Flamed Maple NT Guitar

Postby apedrape » Fri Apr 06, 2018 5:48 pm

wow.. very cool design! I like the way you overlapped all the layers. bravo! :applause: :applause: :applause: :applause:

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Postby panda6sic6 » Fri Apr 06, 2018 6:23 pm

apedrape wrote:wow.. very cool design! I like the way you overlapped all the layers. bravo! :applause: :applause: :applause: :applause:


I really appreciate it, yeah they all serve a purpose, not just for aesthetics but to give a multitude of variation in the tone; lighter/ less dense wood bringing out the highs and treble, and the real dense woods for the mids and growls.

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Re: Beautiful Waterfall Bubinga, Walnut, And Flamed Maple NT Guitar

Postby jsiddall » Mon Apr 09, 2018 10:23 am

Unreal. I agree with others: the layers take it to the next level. Fantastic wood too.

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Postby panda6sic6 » Mon Apr 09, 2018 1:20 pm

I actually have another in the works, it'll be a headless as well
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Postby panda6sic6 » Sat Apr 14, 2018 6:23 pm

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Just got this for my B-day, it's from the same tree, so I'm gonna use it for the upcoming bass.
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Re: Beautiful Waterfall Bubinga, Walnut, And Flamed Maple NT Guitar

Postby Treadplatedual » Mon Jun 11, 2018 8:18 am

Good gracious - from the initial drawings to the completed guitars, something magical happens...I have this silly thought that someday I'll build a guitar, but I'd never in a million years hope it looked that good :D
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