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killemall8

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  1. killemall8

    KEA 2017 builds

    Ive been slacking on this project so much. Its in the final stages but still cant get it finished off. Been super busy at work.
  2. killemall8

    KEA 2017 builds

    So this guitar ive had to the finishing stages for over 6 months. It was the last custom order i ever took, and this is the longest any guitar has ever taken me, period. It took so long i had to give it to the buyer for almost half price A shame, it turned out nice. The finish isnt as flawless as it looks in the pic.
  3. killemall8

    KEA 2017 builds

    That one is 1/4" thick.
  4. killemall8

    KEA 2017 builds

    The explorer? That one is veneer. The rest on that page are real tops.
  5. killemall8

    KEA 2017 builds

    Thanks. Im not sure which one you are referring to.
  6. killemall8

    KEA 2017 builds

    So after taking a little over a month off from building, I attempted to work on some things. I picked up right where i left off, if not worse. Every single thing i touched i made a mistake on. I ruined a lot of wood and a few bodies. Hats off to you guys, who can work a full time job and still build quality guitars. I definitely cant do both.
  7. killemall8

    KEA 2017 builds

    Well, I had a good run. The last 3 of 5 guitars (of course the ones that were orders) i have severely messed up on. Ive issued over 1500$ in today. Was worth a shot, but this week destroyed me. Im not the builder i used to be.
  8. killemall8

    KEA 2017 builds

    Its from the burst. I haven't sanded back the bevel yet. For the stain, I actually got it the cleanest I ever have, with zero bleed onto the bevel.
  9. killemall8

    KEA 2017 builds

    Progress has been slow lately. Ive been super busy with work and other things. Today was the first time in a couple weeks ive had time to relax and work on projects. Camera was dead earlier, so no progress pics. But there is this...
  10. killemall8

    KEA 2017 builds

    I finally got a better picture of the bubinga EXP. Also got the spalted SS routed.
  11. killemall8

    KEA 2017 builds

    Thanks man. it turned out well, i would have rather done it a different color though. Ive been pretty busy lately. Ive still been working on a lot of guitar stuff, but i have been working myself to death. I havent given myself a free day in over 2 months. It might be time to take an actual weekend.
  12. killemall8

    KEA 2017 builds

    That is the one that ended up red. I thought i had posted some pics of it.
  13. killemall8

    KEA 2017 builds

    Just a sneak peek. A huge thanks and shoutout to Doug at Parable guitars!
  14. killemall8

    KEA 2017 builds

    Thanks man! Which Tamo ash guitar?
  15. killemall8

    KEA 2017 builds

    A few pics from today. Drilling the tuner holes, drilling for fretboard alignment pins and gluing the fretboard on. Ziricote 26.5" scale fretboard. This will go on the 7 string quilted body i posted last week.
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