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Guitar Of The Month For July

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The Project Guitar.com "Guitar of the Month" contest is a showcase for all the members, so show us your axe in this thread!

This contest is open to any and all members that enter and will be continued each month for a place showing your creation on the homepage!

The winner(s) of course will have his/her guitar featured on the homepage of Project Guitar.com and if you have a website the picture will link directly to it if you so choose (even commercial site's).

If your a forum member you will also be upgraded to a Featured member which allows you to see the Advanced Chat section and download area.

So show us your creation in this thread! You've got till sometime around the 24th of June then this thread gets locked and the voting starts!

Any Post that is not an entry will be deleted, feel free to start a new thread to discuss any guitar entered this month

There may be more then one poll to determine winners in different catagorys at the end of this contest!

Please post a maximum of your 4 best pictures per guitar entered

Make sure Your Guitar has a Name or Nick Name as well otherwise one will be given to it (generic is a possibility) :D

Side note, if you are unable to post a picture you can e-mail one to Brian and it will be posted for you, or ask forum members how to post pictures, they are very helpful.

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I'll call this one "Dan tha Slap Man from Nevada"

Five string Redeemer SC-2 Single cut

35" Scale

set neck construction

fretted 24 frets (plus zero)

Seven laminate neck of maple wenge and jatoba

single truss

Cocobolo finger board

White side markers

Matching headstock top core and bottom

Curly maple top

White ash core (split with a wenge veneer)

Sappy walnut bottom

Wenge accent veneers

Sapele neck transition (I call it a Tranny Block):D

Redeemer Neo Pickups, bucker in bridge, single at neck

Matching pup covers

Audere Z-Mode preamp (4 band EQ)

Fully sheilded

Matching cavity cover

Redeemer Wenge/Ash Bridge (fully adjustable)

String through body

Wilkinson Tuners

Recessed Dunlop strap locks

Black hardware

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Sound Clips: The bass is ran straight into the interface with no EQ or effects added. The clips go through the different pickups to show the sound variations. http://redeemerbasses.com/downloads/Danny&...0Soundclips.mp3

The owner also has a video posted here but unless you speak spanish you will have a hard time following it.

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This one is called the RED DEVIL.

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Here are the specs;

One Piece chambered Honduras mahogany body / with bookmatched flame maple top.

One piece Honudras mahogany neck.

Macassar Ebony Fingerboard/ with MOP diamond inlays and Dunlap 6230 fretwire.

TV Jones Hot Filtertron pups with custom made bezels

Custom made stainless steel bridge and tail piece.

Neck and body bound in cellulose binding.

Finished in Nitrocellulose Lacquer.

This instrument combines all the features I like from traditional instruments, while being a new design with traditional roots.

This particular one was on the road with the band Buck Cherry for the first leg of their tour.

Here is a picture with the girls...........sorry they are not included. ;-)

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My entry is called the "new growth double cutaway"

The specs are:

Body: Carved Wenge top and backplate with chambered New Guinea Rosewood core

Neck: 3 piece Laminated New Guinea Rosewood and Wenge.

Fretboard: 25 inch scale african ebony with green abalam "new growth" custom inlay

Finish: Danish oil and Carnupa wax

Pickups: B- Lollar P90 and N-Seymour Duncan Vintage P90

Electronics: simple 3 way toggle with common tone pot.

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Name: Build #2.

So called because it's my second self-build guitar, so no points for imagination. I made this one on the Bailey 5 day course (linked in my blog) earlier this year.

Materials: Mahogany body & neck, with an Amazique top and Ebony fingerboard. Amazique veneer on the headstock. It's a heavy beastie!

PickUps: IronGear P90 at the neck and IronGear JailHouse Rails in the middle & bridge positions. The JailHouse Rails are both single-coil sized Humbuckers, and are coil-tapped via a push/pull tone control. Standard 5-way selector switch.

Finish: Simple clear laquer. Limited to what can be achieved within the 5 days, and I didn't want to hide any of the beauty of the top!

Sounds: As you'd expect from a HB-loaded mahogany bodied heavy guitar ... plenty of thick, powerful, grunty sounds, lots of sustain. But switch in the P90 for some sharper sounds, or coil tap the middle/bridge p'ups for much cleaner, sharper, attack.

For more pics and narrative of the guitar taking shape over the 5 days, see the link to "Bailey Build Blog 2008" on my guitar-building blog. You'll also see pics of Build #1 (from 2007) on there too.

I'm just starting out with this hobby, and am keen to learn, learn, and then learn some more. So any and all comments, observations and criticisms are more than welcome.

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I call it the Nova

This was the first of this new double cut shape. Hope you like!

Specs:

Swamp ash body

Maple neck

Ebony fingerboard

Schaller tuners

Seymour Duncan humbuckers

It's very light on the shoulder and has great note clarity and sustain.

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"balle de sac"

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maple body with maple top cut intwo by purple heart ''tone block''

lacewood neck w/ curly center surrounded by maple stringer and black veneer;

bartolini soapbars and preamp

badass2 bridge

34"

24 fret rosewood board bound in curly maple

pearl logo

thin nitro on body

oil on neck

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