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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 09-27-2004, 11:18 AM Thread Starter
 
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Green Fretboard Inlays

I guess this is the right place to ask this. I'm looking for a source to get green fretboard inlays, like the ones in the UV7BK - the one everyone seems to think is ugly. I'm making a 550 to mock one of those, complete with a set of green PAF Pros from an old Jem, and I want to do green inlays and headstock logo, but I have a source for the logo already.

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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 09-27-2004, 11:52 AM
 
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Really, all you need is some green plastic about 1/8" thick.
Stew mac has some pre cut stuff, but no green.
http://www.stewmac.com/shop/Inlay,_p...ut_inlays.html
I'll keep an eye out for green material that might work.
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a clear inlay with green paper underneath is the norm, like the pyramids on the 777's... http://www.projectguitar.com/tut/3dinlay1.htm
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Bamm,

Thanks. I checked Stew Mac and Warmoth and anyone else I could think of, no one had green. I was kind of surprised that Universal Jems didn't have any listed at all.

Jammy,

That may be the way to go, I think I saw some clear ones somewhere, thanks.

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