|Completion Date: November 1997
This is the first guitar I built from scratch. I built it using wood
given to me by a friend. Call it "Beginners Luck", but you can't believe
how great the guitar looks and sounds.
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Poplar core, 13/4" thick.
Veneer of ash, poplar, walnut, and oak laminated on the front and back.
Walnut and oak, with rosewood fingerboard. Scale 24 3/4". Profile similar to a '59 Les Paul.
243/4" / 111/16
Wraparound Stop Bar (Les Paul Junior)
Two late-70's Ibanez V2 humbuckers.
One volume control for each pickup and a selector switch to select either
or both pickups. The volume knob nearest the bridge is the bridge pickup's volume.
MinWax Hand-Rubbed Poly using a special technique developed by a