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Head case

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by JohnM2001, Mar 19, 2009.

  1. JohnM2001


    Feb 24, 2004
    Got a Spear brand J-width neck here on Buy & Sell, and did not really like the headstock> Price was so cheap, I didn't mind doing some Franken-bass mods to it. Cheap fun, keeps me off the streets ;)

    Original Spear headstock:

    First cut it to a curvy style, but didn't like it, so I blacked out edge to a tele shape with a Sharpie prior to cutting with handheld jigsaw, seems to be a good way to see how it will look first before cutting.

    After the tele cut, I did some hand sanding and applied some Minwax golden oak stain & wipe on poly

    Added a spaghetti logo I had in my drawer, for my consumption/pleasure only

    Final partscaster product, with Bill Lawrence P-46 pickup
  2. snyderz


    Aug 20, 2000
    AZ mountains
    Looks MUCH better.
  3. jmattis

    jmattis Supporting Member

    Jul 6, 2007
    Washington DC
    I wish G&L would start doing that to their eye-gougers.

  4. Nicely done!! The tele headstock is by far my favorite. Great looking bass.
  5. akaTRENT


    Jan 10, 2009
    New Jersey
    Thats Sick!


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