7 String Voyager.

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  1. pondman

    pondman Build Whore. Contributor

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    Got this blinding green to yellow swirl:cool:from Al at OOTS (needs clearcoat).
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    Started the neck with Mahogany and skunk stripe.
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    Curly Maple fingerboard.
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    Thrashmanzac plays in 69/42

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    holy shit! this is going to be epic! :bowdown:
     
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    Now that is a bitching swirl right there.
     
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    This is what the world needs. :bowdown:
    I'm planning on building a Voyager style guitar myself. :)
     
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    L1ght Truth Over Triumph

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    Yeah, probably the nicest swirl I've seen on a guitar. I wouldn't rock it, but it sure looks awesome.
     
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    Damn that's cool
     
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    Thanks . Not sure about the inlays on this one but thinking about a blank board or off set dots.
    Any ideas ?
     
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    Started on the neck . Mahogany and white Acacia skunk stripe with Curly Maple finger board .
    Decided on a reverse headstock . Just waiting for fret wire now and clearcoat.
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    Oh my god.

    Oh. My. GOD.

    That is HANDS DOWN the best swirl I have ever seen in my life. Unbelievably jealous - can't wait to see this complete!
     
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    :agreed:

    Decided on offset dots .
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    that looks insane, goes really well with the maple board as well
     
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    Nearly done.
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    Will post more pics later .
     
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    Very cool! Congrats!
     
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    iron blast Northern Winds

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    so sick
     
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    Crazy!
     
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    That thing is nuts! The swirl is memorizing to say the least! Plus dat body. mmmmmmm :yum:
     
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    Specs .
    Low Pro Edge bridge.
    Blaze pickups.
    Jumbo frets.
    Curly Maple dyed finger-board and off-set multiple Abalone inlays.
    2 way truss rod.
    Mahogany and Acacia neck with rear Birdseye Maple rear headstock insert.
    Basswood Oots swirl .

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    Needs wiring and frets tidied .
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