SRV Old # 7 Seven String Relic Strat

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    Very light weight alder body done to vintage specifications by AGF
     
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    I got the last 7 string neck blank from Allpart and had it shaped by Dave Johnson Restorations
     
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    work in progress this is about 4 hours of work using Ritz dyes, Gibson Nitro lacquer pens ,old English furniture polish
     
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    Hours going back over each detail marks and scratches
     
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    Still in the works
     
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    Ancient secret The Relic Rock

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    Still in works
     
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    still in the works
     
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    Trying to get lefty 7 string tremolo built by KGC
     
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    cardinal SS.org Regular

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    Love it. Looks great.
     
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    That's some great relicing! Seems you may have done this a few times before haha
     
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    I normally dislike those artificial factory RoadWorn (tm) looks.
    But I'll make a heart felt exception in this case. Well done, my good man, well done.. :agreed:

    Did you by chance use Shellac for the lacquer remains areas?
    Oh, just read you comments in post #3..
     
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    cool project...cant wait to see it finished.


    also, if you are gonna put his initials on the pick guard, make sure reads srv, not svr like in your thread title :lol:
     
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    Where are the "Like" buttons when you need them?!?!?
     
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    That's actually quite well done. :yesway:
     
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