Once the first build was complete, about a month later I wanted to build another, so I began looking for an opportunity. One of my friends knowing what I was doing stopped by one day and he gave me an old guitar that has seen better days, it was in parts. I gladly took the […]

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Mike my instructor is right down the road from me at a small shop that has been there for 40 years. He has guitars in various states hanging from his ceiling. One day I asked about this really old, beat up, hollow body Gibson ES 125. It was bare wood except for the neck.  Mike […]

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 Pickups 101 Part 1: The BasicsBack  Part 1: The Basics Part 2: Pickup Types Part 3: Understanding Output Part 4: What is “Vintage?” Part 5: Digging Deeper Part 6: How to find Your Perfect PickupsPart 1: The BasicsWhy change pickups?What are pickups?What is the perfect pickup?How do pickups work?Why bother changing pickups?Pickups are the heart […]

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