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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 06-30-2009, 03:23 PM Thread Starter
 
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Custom strat

I finally got some money together and I've decided to build a new guitar. I've gotten back into my love for strats thanks to yngwie malmsteen and david Gilmour, so I decided to build one. Here are the specs, tell me what you think.

Body style: Strat style double cutaway
body wood: alder
neck style: Ibanez Wizard prestige 18mm 1st 20mm 12th
neck wood: 3-piece white korina and bubinga
fretboard: fully scalloped ebony
frets: dunlop 6000 super-jumbo frets
inlay: abalone dot
neck joint: neck-thru
pickups: david gilmour pre-wired EMG pickguard
bridge: Ibanez SyncroniZR tremolo
electronics: 1 volume, 1 SPC control, and 1 EXG control
strings: dunlop regular slinky
strap: dunlop stral lock
finish; tobacco sunburst

other: 18 volt mod
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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 06-30-2009, 03:29 PM
 
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Re: Custom strat

Should be a great guitar man. Definitely a great spec. Are you building it yourself?
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post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old 06-30-2009, 05:33 PM Thread Starter
 
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Re: Custom strat

I'm helping to build it, mainly the installation of the hardware. I have a friend in Birmingham, Alabama that's going to help me build the body and neck.
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post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old 06-30-2009, 05:56 PM
 
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Re: Custom strat

Keep us posted to how it's coming along. Pics are expected of the finished article. Best of luck with it man!!
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post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old 06-30-2009, 06:20 PM Thread Starter
 
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Re: Custom strat

If I can get some pics up, i'll be sure to post them. my camera's been screwing up as of late, but I'll see what I can do.
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post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old 07-04-2009, 04:29 PM
 
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Re: Custom strat

hope to see this one soon! sounds like a great project
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