Hey guys,About 30 years ago my dad gave me a Zippo with a Kenton, Kentucky license plate printed on it. I'm still using the lighter (damn me, I still smoke :)). It would mean a lot to me to be able…Continue
"You might want to be careful when installing the bridge. In my experience drilling the posts of a Tune-o-matic bridge is a pain in the ass. What I usually do is: determine the position of both bridge and tailpiece; drill the holes for the tailpiece…"
Hi Peter- I think that's exactly what I'll have to do- lay a bit of rosewood or similar under the bridge to lift it. I had a closer look at the current saddle and the slot that it's in; its a very thin slot and the saddle actually seems to be fixed into the slot so I don't think I'll try removing it.
Are doing a bolt on neck Peter? If so you should be able to just bolt the neck directly to your mount attached to the box. I usually glue mine also to be sure of a good connection and I will never take the neck off again anyways. If your doing a pocket mount in a body I normally use a small trim router with a straight bit to make the pocket. If you have a pic of what your working with I'd love to take a look at it.
He is adorable!!! lol my cats all 5 names all r start with a P. Getting a new baby in Aug. (one of my boy's passed the day after Christmas) The youngest is going to be two in Aug. Pillywiggins~Here he is at 1 he is quite bigger now!! Blue and white tabby and a little dickens!My oldest 11 Thanks so much for the pic. fun to talk cat Pete!