2017 the first and last post

The rear view; just a few of the activities of 2017,

70’s Guild bass;

Vintage pot repair;


50’s Gibson soapbar;







A trip out to The Forest of Dean, a wonderful place for trees in their glory;

Here’s Flint, getting in on the act;







On a trip out selected  a Western Red Alder plank;



For this end;

EC electronics, rear battery compartment (no trem) strings though body anchorage;

Some pine amp cabs made for my friend Denis Cornell;


Drilling for side dot markers;

A long overdue visit to the Asmolean Museum to view its display of fine historic guitars;









Gibson Gary Moore Les Paul with a high arched top;

Finally, one for the road, courtesy of Ronnie Lane;