Monthly Archives: May 2012

Guitarsh!t revised

First of all, I’d like to thank those of you who commented on my original guitarshit post. Lots of  helpful  ideas/opinions. I’ve gone through a few days of living with the name and must say that I’m still undecided. I … Continue reading

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Another go

Alright… I finally made another attempt at the silver leaf pickguard and this time it came out more as I intended. Still not very good leafing technique but now I understand what I need to do to leaf a guard. … Continue reading

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A variation

  Perhaps I should tie things in with the Mother Company? Hmmm… What to do?

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Guitarshit

  As I design and create more and more accessories, I am increasingly thinking that I need a website devoted entirely to the guitar accessory side of the business. I will probably still sell some in the Hell Guitars shop … Continue reading

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Gobbsmacked…

  After coming in from watching the eclipse this morning, I was saddened to read the news of Robin Gibb’s passing. I was never a big fan of the Bee Gees but anyone alive in the late 70′s would need … Continue reading

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POS!

Ok… As you can see, “POW” looks more like a “POS”… I actually applied the silver leaf not too long after the last post and it was a certainly a waste of good silver. Made me wish a little bit … Continue reading

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POW!

Sorry for the long break… I must say that I love doing this guitar business thing. The only real problem that I’m having with it though is that there is not enough time in a day to do half of … Continue reading

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Golden Week and T-shirts in Japan

We are almost at the end of what is known as Golden Week here in Japan. It is a holiday period that consists of a cluster of of holidays that people often string into a full week off. Although I’m … Continue reading

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NEW! Switch washer designs. What do you call them?

Poker chips? Pickup selector ring? Switch washer plates? I’ve seen these descriptions and a good dozen variations and I’m still not sure what they are called officially. In fact I’m not sure just which official would be tasked with naming … Continue reading

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More Pup-Caps!

Alright then, here are are few more photos of two other humbucker designs. I will have to take better pictures for the website though. These are very difficult to shoot. I want to give an idea of how they change … Continue reading

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