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Mar 01 2015 05:10 AM
The winner of this month's "very blue" Guitar Of The Month contest is long-time forum contributor Chris Verhoeven's super cool "Model 2".
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Feb 02 2015 11:50 AM
The first Guitar Of The Month contest winner of 2015 is the first entry by long-time member DC Ross. His spectacular multiscale instrument sets the bar high for this year!
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Jan 02 2015 07:24 AM
Well-deserved congratulations to long-time forum member Pukko, whose amazing "Luciferi Howl-O-Body" takes this 2014's "Guitar Of The Year" title!
2014 saw a fantastic group of Guitar Of The Month entries showcasing member's ingenuity, capability and willingness to share their processes with the wider community. Here's to 2015!

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Dec 16 2014 06:12 AM
What? A pencil deserves an entire article...?
When you spend hours in the workshop marking out hundreds of accurate measurements, you develop a reliance on whatever you use to do your marking. The last year using this inexpensive trouble-free pencil has been unexpectedly satisfying.

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Dec 16 2014 04:05 AM
Jointing plates - whether it is a decorative top for a solidbody or the soundboard/back for an acoustic - are essential jobs in a guitar workshop. Up until now I have tackled these jobs by clamping a beam to my table top, laying the plate halves on the bench, placing a small baton under the joint and clamping a second beam to snug things up, then apply glue, remove the baton and thus creating enough clamping pressure. This is tedious and time consuming. Enter the LMI plate jointing jig!
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Dec 01 2014 10:21 AM
Another fine showing of entries lead by this month's clear winner "Goldie" by forum regular sdshirtman! This month's contest also sees the opening of ProjectGuitar.com's Guitar Of The Year 2014 contest. Head over to the forums and put in your vote!
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Nov 09 2014 04:45 AM
ABM produces what is possibly the broadest range of premium-quality Tune-O-Matic bridges and stop tailpieces in their product lineup. What makes their versions of this classic bridge combination head and shoulders above the rest?
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Nov 09 2014 04:20 AM
Artisan-quality handmade rasps are universally acknowledged as the peak of excellence in wood shaping and refinement. Rasps from the celebrated Liogier workshop in France are no exception; however, are they worth the significant cost of investment?
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Nov 01 2014 09:37 AM
This month's Guitar Of The Month contest winner is Renkenstein's "Renk - Siren Prototype"!
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Oct 15 2014 05:00 AM
A recent introduction to the ABM catalogue is their new KATANA tremolo system. Milled from solid brass, this mighty OFR-compatible bridge offers several improvements over the existing tried and tested design....
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Oct 12 2014 05:38 AM
Accurate and repeatable nut slot height setups are a crucial set in setting up a new or existing instrument. Doing so on a one-off basis is not too difficult, however being able to carry the operation out quickly, accurately and with repeatability takes setups completely to the next level.
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