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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 04-18-2012, 05:04 AM Thread Starter
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NGD Doug Wilkes Custom

Hi a friend of mine just received this:

It's made by a UK luthier called Doug Wilkes, ( based in Stoke, (Slash's home town). He's been making guitars for years and for a while in the '80s had one of few UK guitar factories. I guess his business sense didn't match his skill as a builder and the factory eventually closed.
I thought I'd post it because I think it looks great, but also there is a debate elsewhere about the advantages of through-neck guitars. My friend is a long time Les Paul fan and certainly feels this is the most resonant and sustaining guitar he's had.
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 05-02-2012, 01:56 PM
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Re: NGD Doug Wilkes Custom

wild looking guitar...completely different...I think I kinda like it...
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