Archive for August, 2016

Because Virgil Guitars is about to have a sale! If you’re not the Bookface type, here’s the pitch As some of you know, I spent the better part of last week, going through my private reserve stock (As well as ordering some new sets) and bookmatched a hefty amount of tops, some drop tops and some carved tops. My idea was to get them bookmatched, take some great photos of the tops and work them into some sort of "Virtual Guitars" for the upcoming September Sales Blitz, which is scheduled for...
posted by by Robb Allen @ 8/31/2016 5:29:11 PM | Feedback (0)
This weekend I started actual work on The AV, my first attempt at building a guitar. I figured highly detailed designs of guitars would be all over the interweb tubing, but it turns out very few people want to share them. I did manage to find a few measurements from various places & started cobbling together a more accurate body. The plans I found were a mishmash between the original ‘58 body style and the ‘85 reissue. In Robb’s world, this is known as “close enough”. Eventually, I got it...
posted by by Robb Allen @ 8/23/2016 8:23:57 AM | Feedback (5)