The AV Project

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)
I love my Virgil Guitar. It’s a dream come true and if I had the funds, I’d have a music room filled from floor to ceiling with his guitars. Unfortunately, I don’t have the funds but what I do have is the itch for another, custom made guitar. So, I’ve decided to have the world’s most inexpensive (and inexperienced) luthier create one for me. That’d be me. I’m going to build a guitar from almost* scratch. Body style will be a 1958 style Flying V, because I’ve always wanted a Flying V. I’d love...
posted by by Robb Allen @ 4/1/2016 11:16:30 AM | Feedback (10)

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