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At 7:51am on November 5, 2009, Bluesheart said…
Hey.Thanks for looking and commenting. Always feels good! I've got a radio case I'm using for another amp project. It is a 1980s repro of a 40s table radio. Got it at a thrift shop for $3.!! Gonna be cool I think,
Bruce
At 5:06am on November 2, 2009, Old Kipper said…

At 4:29am on November 2, 2009, Old Kipper said…
Wandering around Sainsbury's over the weekend I notice a rather nice tin full of Belgian biscuits. My experience of builds is slim but it did make me think I might like to make a simple resonator tin guitar from one as I found the shape pleasing and the excuse to eat the contents would be welcome....
At 4:24am on November 2, 2009, HOGS GRUNT said…
Hi Al,
Just seen it and it looks good.
I will let you know what I think of mine later.
Don't know if I can handle all that 4watts of output!!!!
HOGS
At 5:49pm on November 1, 2009, HOGS GRUNT said…
Sorry I have only just seen your comment.
Glad they arrived OK.
Mine has arrived at the store and I am picking it up monday. I will let you know what I think.
Can't wait for your photos getting it inot a box. Bit like stuffing a chicken at a guess.
HOGS
At 1:09pm on October 30, 2009, JUJU said…
hey great score on the Mahogany , should keep you busy foor the day lol! - a sewing machine is just about as good a winder as anything - a fair few people use them and good as they have a foot control to keep both hands free - one thing to remember about winding is to let the wire unwind itself from the spool of wire dont try and let the wire turn the spool it's not strong enough for that - i'll send you a picture that i did for one of the other guys on here he had been trying to wind for ages but could not work out why the wire kept snapping as soon as i showed him the picture and he tried it he was well away

yes i've done a few Bottle neck slides i use my dremel with a Diamond cut-off wheel (pretty cheap on ebay ) make a great job of it - i think Bigdaddy has posted a video on here - run a search on the Search Social Network - the tab is up in the top right hand corner of every nation page - just type in Bottle neck slide or slide and see what results you get back - i bet theres a few - or just run a search for bigdaddy and check out his videos - best to wear some good gloves when cutting bottles saves on the cut fingers !!
well hope your weekends building goes well enjoy
juju.
At 7:48am on October 30, 2009, JUJU said…
yep i knew you'd be on with another in no time hehe! - it's hard not to
thanks for the request and kind words on my builds glad you like them - will be on with some more real soon
thanks
juju.
At 5:48am on October 29, 2009, Roosterman said…
Hey Alan - glad you got here!! Great pics too, I look forward to seeing whatelse your boys build!!
All the best
Ben
At 4:20pm on October 28, 2009, HOGS GRUNT said…
Good luck with that. Don't forget to post photos!
At 1:31pm on October 28, 2009, HOGS GRUNT said…
I'll let you know.
HOGS
 
 
 

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