Is there a way to slim down the neck on my les paul VM? One of the things the guy did was to mark lines along the back of the neck with a Sharpie to guide on where he would be removing wood. Dec 30, 6. I use a Microplane stainless steel sanding disc for that job. After all these years of playing LPs I have developed the bad habit of just pulling m thumb off the top of the neck and curling it down underneath, tight to my first finger. Old PRS guitars had a much different Heel.
Shaving the neck on a Gibson Les Paul?
James R , Dec 30, We may even be able to recommend a tech in your area. I havent done it yet cause I'm actually digging the 50s neck right now. Hard2Hear , Mar 31, Ebony Very hard and dense wood, comes in jet black and when available, in the Striped Macassar version. This keeps the truss rod well seated inside the neck, for better stability. I wanted to just trade it for a thinner necked LP or a or something, but I got no action there either.
Necks | USA Custom Guitars
You must log in or sign up to reply here. No dog in this race, I like em fat. Plain and fancy varieties are available. Ask us when you place your order. In its simplest form, radius can be described as the curvature of the fingerboard.
Our Necks are Truly Custom Made
Description: Here are some subjective descriptions of the woods we use for our necks based on years of building, playing and listening. We really feel they would change the tone of the parts we so carefully make for you — we have formulas that we know work well for parts. One piece necks use a walnut skunkstripe. PaddyHaig , Oct 20, We feel that to attempt to do this at this early stage would be doing the instrument a disservice.