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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 08-31-2011, 11:43 PM Thread Starter
 
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Radius a 470?

Anyone attempt to radius the back of a RG470? Thinking about trying it on a project i'm workin on. Pitfalls? Advice? All input appreciated.
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 09-01-2011, 11:27 AM
 
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Re: Radius a 470?

If it's AANJ it will look cool and blend easily with the neck area. I would go a step further and sculp little scoop-outs un the cutaways like ESP and Warmoth. The old style square heel would be harder to blend but I don't even think there are many 4xx with square heels. Don't use a hand router unless you make a jig. It will fall all over the place as you approach the cutaways. Table router is best, overhead or underneath.
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