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    Default SRV #1 Project... Man I thought Frankenstein was beat up!

    Got a ways to go...





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    Excellent work, Kyle!
    WGAF?!!

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    Did you use some kind of stencil to get the paint that way?

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    I made a vinyl mask for most of it. Some was done with tape.
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    Quote Originally Posted by DivebombInc View Post
    I made a vinyl mask for most of it. Some was done with tape.
    Wow, you even 'cheated' and it looks that good. I've never been able to get a relic to look right without first actually finishing it to looking almost new. Clearly you are more skilled at this method. Looks fantastic!

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    I have more control over what lies beneath by cheating.
    New pic:
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    Wow... That's looking great.

    Are you going to be selling these???
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    Just the body fully beat to hell, no neck, but I can tell you where to get the correct neck.
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    Quote Originally Posted by DivebombInc View Post
    Just the body fully beat to hell, no neck, but I can tell you where to get the correct neck.
    PM sent...
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    Damn, Kyle! You're doing these now, too? Looks REALLY good...and it's got my creative juices going...

    Check your PMs.

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    I love beat up old Strats, Anyone fancy having a go at a Rory Galagher replica?
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    The Rory Galagher actually looks easier than the SRV #1. I'm sure I could knock one out.
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    Lol yeah theres a lot less paint left on it!
    My dad bought me a 62 Strat about 10yrs ago because of my obsession with Rory Gallagher, it's not quite as beat up as his but it's well on its way, although i doubt it will ever get there because it's too precious to me to tae out and play with the band (although i play it at home regularly) i had considered buying a burst strat and having a go at building one myself, Bare Knuckles make a set of single coils based on the one's in Rory's guitar nd the rest is ust good 'ol Fender
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    I've got big plans for another project. Going to call it the SRVH.
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    Quote Originally Posted by DivebombInc View Post
    I've got big plans for another project. Going to call it the SRVH.
    Hey, hold on a second there, Kyle, I already used that name five years ago when I put this guitar together... five years ago!
    http://halen.com/evh/index.php?name=...highlight=srvh
    I'll PM you with a simple alternative.
    WGAF?!!

 

 

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