Introduction: My Homebuilt Guitar

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Aquamarine101 made it! (author)2016-04-12

what materials did you use

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Aquamarine101 made it! (author)Aquamarine1012016-04-12

I'm trying to build my own

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YouNeverKnowItUntil made it! (author)2015-06-15

How does it look like a JEM? Does it have the monkey grip? Are the individual slots for the fine tuners of the edge tremolo filed into the cavity? Oh wait, it's a fixed bridge

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Hazzard2theworld911 made it! (author)2012-03-10

BEAUTIFUL! I love the Grain! and a jem style body! I made a PRS style guitar, Maple cap, and Tele neck profile.
Very good!

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Pyrochik made it! (author)2011-03-08

I noticed that you hadn't yet strung it in the pic. So........well.........how does it play? My old man has made a couple of electric guitars from different parts of broken guitars as well as parts that he fashioned himself. They play!! Woo Hoo!

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ski4jesus made it! (author)ski4jesus2011-03-09

Yah!! haha it plays brilliantly! i am sooo happy with the tone and brightness of it. it came out much better than it went.

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randofo made it! (author)2011-03-02

Nicely done! I presume it has roughly the dimensions of a Stratocaster? What type of wood did you use for the body?

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ski4jesus made it! (author)ski4jesus2011-03-04

Thank you! Yes, it has the same look and feel as a Strat, except a couple user preferred things. I used a laminate with different types of wood, mostly pine though. thank you for the comments!

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NachoMahma made it! (author)2011-03-02

. Nice.

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