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  1. So Many Tele Choices...

    by , February 4th, 2011 at 05:33 PM (What's Up, Blawg? (by Tig))
    Final Tele search entry:
    The winning guitar for my Tele quest is the Hell Guitars "No. 2".
    More here.

    News Flash:

    I've zeroed in on a possible Tele to save up for. While I could go with a nice Squier Classic Vibe Custom, I'm considering something special yet still affordable for under $800 from Logan Custom Guitars...


    Butterscotch ...

    Updated May 29th, 2011 at 01:22 AM by Tig

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  2. Day 145: "Picking" up where I left off...

    by , November 9th, 2012 at 01:38 AM (The 40-Year-Old Music Virgin)
    One of my biggest obstacles over the past 20 years has been guitar picks!

    Picks felt foreign and unwieldy right from the get-go. I didn't feel as connected to the instrument and it was easier to lose track of my strings. So rather than work hard, develop skill and master the pick, I became steadfastly opposed to their existence. I would lobby about the unnecessariness of picks to anyone who would listen. In hindsight, this was an obvious self-defence mechanism. I was only fooling ...
  3. Truss rod installation

    by , February 25th, 2011 at 07:22 AM (Dee's guitar-making/modding projects blog)
    Got the old Dremel out and now the truss rod is installed nice and tight.

    There sure isn't much wood left under the truss adjust opening, and it was VERY hard to drill the hole from the said opening to the actual truss cavity, so that the 'bridge' of wood under the saddle holds the rod end securely yet the adjustment screw has just enough room to squeeze thru under the saddle and be, well, adjustable.

    I had pre-cut the rod slot with a large machine, just used the dremel ...
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