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D.I.Y. steel guitar project

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D.I.Y. steel guitar project

Top view of guitar blank, partially cut out for fittings etcTop view of guitar blank, partially cut out for fittings etc
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Re: The start of my steel guitar.

This is the rough out of the blank. More photos as it progresses 

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Re: The start of my steel guitar.

Great to see you start this project Jim (@Gambler). Looking forward to seeing how it progresses.

 

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Re: The start of my steel guitar.

The underside now cut out for volume and tone potsThe underside now cut out for volume and tone pots

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Re: The start of my steel guitar.

The Fretboard. Rosewood board. White wood frets. Mother of pearl inlays.The Fretboard. Rosewood board. White wood frets. Mother of pearl inlays.

 

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steel guitar project

Steelguitar painted and varnished ,ready for assembly.Ready for assemblyReady for assembly

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Re: D.I.Y. steel guitar project

Coming together nicely @Gambler. Looking forward to seeing more progress soon. Many thanks for the update.

 

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Junior Contributor

Steel guitar project

Pickup and nut fittedPickup and nut fittedBridge and tuning peg sockets fittedBridge and tuning peg sockets fitted

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Junior Contributor

steel guitar project (Finished)

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Steel guitar project finished

It’s taken me some time due to other commitments/holidays and (laziness maybe) but it’s finished at last. Just have to learn how to play it!It’s taken me some time due to other commitments/holidays and (laziness maybe) but it’s finished at last. Just have to learn how to play it!
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