I’ve just plugged it in at home and run it through my Helix. Makes me wish I had a tube amp 🙁 Now, I’ll always be honest and not swayed by shiny things… The guitar has no imperfections. I am terrible and picking out niggles. I cannot find any. The pickups have balls… And the […]
Today, I drove all the way down to High Farrers to pick up my guitar! Before I show that, here’s some photos of the workshop where it was made. These guitars are hand built in the UK and the workshop creates on average 40 guitars a month.
It’s been polished now – ready for the final stage of the build. I will be collecting it on Saturday! 🙂 I am really loving the colour – exactly what I was after. They are going to send me the last lot of photos tomorrow as I cannot wait until Saturday to see it in […]
Today, I just received a couple of photos of the guitar. The body has been dyed and sealed. It is looking really nice! They are still saying that the guitar should be ready next week 🙂 So depending on when next week (if it is Tuesday, I may get it delivered), I may travel […]
Well… no photos yet, at least. Yesterday, Sam @ Gordon Smith messaged me asking about the back of the guitar. He wanted to know how I wanted it painting; Natural Stain, like the neck Translucent coat Solid coat This had me thinking… how would it look? It is a mahogany back – but how dark […]
I never received any photos last week; probably due to it being a long weekend with it being Easter Weekend. Here’s what I received today: As you can see, the inlays are coming on nicely! The moose has come out perfectly! I did mentioned to Sam @ Gordon Smith that I thought there was a […]