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by Angelo Pacifici
Wed Jul 25, 2012 7:58 am
Forum: Archtop Guitars and Bass Guitars
Topic: Cutting F holes in existing guitar?
Replies: 35
Views: 18851

Re: Cutting F holes in existing guitar?

Wondering if anyone has tried this on a Gibson 335 that does not have f-holes ala BB King?
by Angelo Pacifici
Wed Jul 25, 2012 7:50 am
Forum: String Instrument Repair: Practical and Political Issues
Topic: Early '60's Harmony Glue
Replies: 11
Views: 6321

Re: Early '60's Harmony Glue

Not sure what the glue is but I have steamed open several Harmony Soveriegn guitars to fix the neck bowing and the glue dissolves pretty well under steam pressure. BTW I have had a lot of success in retro-fitting these guitars with bolt on fittings for the neck. This allows me to get the action just...
by Angelo Pacifici
Wed Jul 25, 2012 7:40 am
Forum: Solid-Body and Chambered or Semi-Solid Electric Guitars and Bass Guitars
Topic: Gibson ES-335 Artisan
Replies: 3
Views: 2567

Re: Gibson ES-335 Artisan

Thanks JIm, I did study that series of post and got some insights. I am still wondering if anyone has specifically done this on a Gibson like mine.

Cheers A
by Angelo Pacifici
Wed Jul 25, 2012 12:18 am
Forum: Solid-Body and Chambered or Semi-Solid Electric Guitars and Bass Guitars
Topic: Gibson ES-335 Artisan
Replies: 3
Views: 2567

Gibson ES-335 Artisan

Hi, new here. I have a Gibson ES-335 Artisan. Its a guitar that was loaded with an eq circuit ( Moog ) and other electronic variations to the tone that were all toggled with three mini-switches. It was a horrible circuit and I had it removed and migrated the instrument to more of a classical 335. It...