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Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Build – Week 7

Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Build – Week 7

Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Build – Week 7 Week 7 of my Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Build. I feel it’s getting closer, he’s now adding his logo to the headstock. We are still awaiting the curing to be done, once completed he will start the assembly of […]

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Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Build – Week 6

Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Build – Week 6

Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Build – Week 6 ( Clear Coat ) Week 6 into the Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Build. He is now adding the clear coat to the body. The process of curing could take anywhere between 3-8 weeks, depending on weather. Naturally, the drier […]

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Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Neck – Week 5

Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Neck – Week 5

Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Neck – Week 5 We’re still on Week 5, but here are a few pictures of Gil adding lacquer to my Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Neck.

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Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Build – Week 5

Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Build – Week 5

Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Build – Week 5 We’re on to Week 5 of my Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Build. As you can see, he has a batch of 6-7 other guitars he is simultaneously working on. The other Tri-Tone Burst Stratocaster belongs to my good friend […]

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Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Pickups – Week 4

Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Pickups – Week 4

Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Pickups – Week 4 Feast your eyes! Here is the man working on his own Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Pickups.

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Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Build – Week 4

Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Build – Week 4

Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Build – Week 4 Week 4 of my Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Build.

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Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Build – Week 3

Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Build – Week 3

Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Build – Week 3 Week 3 of my Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Build. It’s coming along really great, I’m really enjoying the pictures Gil sends me. It makes me feel a part of the entire process of my strat being built from the […]

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Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Build – Week 2

Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Build – Week 2

Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Build – Week 2 Here is the 2nd week of my Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Build. There are nice close up shots of my Brazilian Rosewood fretboard. The Arizona sunset picture was an added bonus.

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Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Build – Week 1

Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Build – Week 1

My Gil Yaron 1962 Strat Build How exciting! World renown Guitar maker Gil Yaron was gracious enough to share with me his pictures of building my 1962 spec Strat. He started with giving me the choice between 2 incredible pieces of wood to build my neck. The […]

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Happy Birthday Jimi Hendrix!

Happy Birthday Jimi Hendrix!

Happy Birthday Jimi Hendrix!! “When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace.” James Marshall “Jimi” Hendrix (born Johnny Allen Hendrix; November 27, 1942 – September 18, 1970) was an American rock guitarist, singer, and songwriter. Although his mainstream career spanned […]

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