Saturday, 1 October 2011

So-called "handmade model guitar" built from el cheapo Encore Strat copy parts
I'm curious as to why this so-called "handmade model guitar" is described as a "model" when it uses bona fide guitar parts, albeit those from a basic cheap Encore Strat copy. My guess is that it doesn't actually play. It may have been intended to be a playable instrument, but perhaps the maker didn't realise about one of a number of things, such as correct bridge placement or how to wire it up properly. Or maybe it was intended just as a prop all along. Those volume and tone conrols could be glued on for all I know.

Currently listed on eBay UK with a starting price of £20, which might be OK if you want a few cheap parts although the shipping cost is a bit on the high side.

G L Wilson

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