Swamp witch guitars “ Arsenal”
Guitar body is an actual CIL explosives case . (I HELPED GIVE IT A MORE AGED LOOK WITH A STAIN BURST .. AND SOME CARPET TACS AND STAPLES . THEN AGED THE TAC HOLES AND STAPLES BY BLEEDING A FINE POINT SHARPIE AROUND THE HOLE EDGES ETC …)
AMP WAS ACTUALLY A WINE BOX , BUT I OWN A WINCHESTER CRATE STENCIL , SO I USED IT TO MATCH THE THEME .. I SEEM TO HAVE A KNACK ON COLOR MATCHING, AND IT MATCHES AND FITS THE GUITAR LOOK WELL .
FRET MARKERS ARE SPENT SHELL CASINGS (STARTER PISTOL)
“FIRE IN THE HOLE / CONTACT WING-NUTS . SIMULATE VOLUME / TONE CONTROLS.
MOJO , COOLNESS , AND BIG BANG FOR THE BUCK.
COULDA BEEN YOURS . :-(

GET YOURS HERE
https://swampwitchguitars.weebly.com

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Comment by the anonymous pick on October 29, 2021 at 12:44am

Thanx Duck ;-)

Comment by Thomas "Duck" Petry on October 27, 2021 at 5:47pm

Nice job Mr. Pick. Looks like someone built it down in the mining camp.

Comment by the anonymous pick on October 16, 2021 at 9:05pm

CHEER RTZ ;-)

Comment by the anonymous pick on October 16, 2021 at 9:05pm

thanks  rtz ;-)  THIS IS THE SECONF GUITAR I HAVE MADE FROM THAT CASE ,, SO I KINDA HAD TO "PIECE THIS ONE TOGETHER MORE WITH THE LEFTOVERS ;-)

 

Comment by the anonymous pick on October 16, 2021 at 9:03pm

Thanx Doug ,  yup . the only thing around here that dont age well ... is me  ;-)

Comment by the anonymous pick on October 16, 2021 at 9:01pm

thanx buggy ;-)

Comment by RTZGUITARS on October 16, 2021 at 11:54am

Nice stuff pick. first rifle I ever bought 25-06 Winny wish I still had it

Comment by AGP # on October 15, 2021 at 11:27pm

"WOW" "WOW", Outstanding Pick, what  Combo, Luv the Frankenstein -ish work on the Git :-)

Comment by Doug Thorsvik on October 15, 2021 at 8:49pm

Wow! Super cool vintage vibe going on here Pick! What a combo.

Comment by BUGGSY on October 15, 2021 at 1:15pm

Looks Good, I'll be having a crack at the sharpie trick

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