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What do you think of this little beast? Esquire in Seafoam Green, with a very stripey US made neck with body end truss rod adjustment - the pickup is a Bare Knuckle Flat 50s, Wilkinson Bridge, the wiring is old cloth covered with OIP capacitors and Eldred Mod. Then just to go that bit too far, a hand engraved aluminium scratchplate with just a touch of understated engraving work 😛 Its a cool thing, and a great sounding and playing guitar as well as looking a bit special. Here are the work in progress shots... Nice bit of figuring...
Had this for awhile. I have only known it as Prison Bitch guitar. Because it looks completely home/hand made. Tonight I pulled it out, tuned it up and was surprised it played quite well. Big ass baseball bat neck. So I’ve always been curious of this guitar. Whoever made this appears to have been very knowledgeable of guitar building, or at least inventive or creative within the process. I only recall it fictionally thought up that someone incarcerated with limited resources, and time on their hands must have ‘created’ this playable instrument. It only made sense as it looks so raw. But that wa