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#1410 barnstormer sc

Playing with milk paint some more, this time on sassafras I cut on my portable sawmill years ago. I miscalculated the shrinkage rate at the time, and after it dried, it was the thickness of a guitar body~ no room … Continue reading

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#1409 Barnstormer prototype

This is one I put together from an older neck, and a body prototype from when I was reworking the barnstormer DC design. I also used it to try out a couple ideas~ the finish is milk paint on barnwood, … Continue reading

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#1407 barnstormer SC

This is a single cutaway version of the barnstormer, with simpler appointments.. The body is cucumbertree, with an elm barnwood top featuring the worn remains of the original red paint. Neck is hard maple, with a persimmon fretboard Pickups are … Continue reading

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me

So yeah, a little about me, to clear up any confusion, and possibly to cause some. I used to be called George, but now I am Gwen. The former was largely a facade built up over a lifetime of fear. … Continue reading

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#1406 Wisconsin road dog

This one is a custom commission, and possibly the last T********r shaped ax I will build. I love this guitar as much as any of the others I have made, but I have gotten a bit tired of using this … Continue reading

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#1401 Sparrowhawk #2

Body~ Salvaged quartersawn poplar center block; virginia pine wings, with chestnut barnwood tops Neck~ Hard maple, with persimmon fretboard Available at DestroyAllGuitars

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#1308 Road Dog Strat

This is the first Strat-shaped Road Dog I have done. The body is made from salvaged pine 2×4, neck is hard maple, with a persimmon fretboard. Pickups are Dismal homespun single coils Hipshot fulcrum tremolo and locking tuners New headstock … Continue reading

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#1307 “Heart of Dixie” Road Dog

More license plates.. This one is a classic “Heart of Dixie” Alabama tag from 1962, in unissued condition. A real piece of Americana for sure. License plates are fun for me because they relate directly to a pretty specific time … Continue reading

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#1306 Mississippi Road Dog

This is the third Road Dog I have done with this green painted bead board that came from the sliding doors from the old Watertown railroad freight station. I sawed the boards in half, and laminated the top 1/4″ of … Continue reading

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#1305 “The Hawk”

The body is composed of a salvaged poplar center block, with wings made from spalted sycamore, capped with salvaged elm barnwood. The neck is red maple, with a persimmon fretboard and tortoise celluloid binding. The central feature here is a … Continue reading

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