This is a method I use to make bottleneck guitar slides from a wine bottle.

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Comment by Carl Laman on December 6, 2020 at 4:56pm

Thanks guys. Certainly not an original idea, but I have done this a few times with a pretty good success ratio.

Been a while since I’ve made slides and was winging it with the video. In a way I’m kinda glad the first one didn’t work out. Shows how it’s not a perfect method every time. I agree probably too much heat. Funny how the second one dropped off with heat/cold/heat. Never had that happen before!

Comment by Poorness Studios on December 6, 2020 at 2:03pm

Cool tutorial. I've see a few different ways to do it but they all seem to deal with the hot/cold method.

Comment by Dave Lynas on December 6, 2020 at 10:30am

Nice to see. Nice jig.

Comment by BrianQ. on December 6, 2020 at 9:49am

That first one had too much heat, FYI?

Comment by Uncle John on December 6, 2020 at 8:41am

Be careful with that torch, Carl!   Pretty good methods and results.

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