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BCR Greg

Bench Report; Bon Jovi Les Paul

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Jon has the earliest Classic I have seen, and it fell. So I get to put it back. Here's a few shots of the work....

How it arrived(by courier)...

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Broked up bad...

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After hours of fiber clearing, coffee drinking and careful refitting...the hot hide glue and clamps come into play....

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Not strong enough, time for the routing. By hand. With a Dremel.

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Nicely done! How much would this be for a regular Joe or Jane?

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Meh. Kind of a yawn, actually. Want to be impressed, take a look at the 'Before' to this little gem on the right...

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Sorry, that baby-assed crack on that gold Les Paul ain't nothing.

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Meh. Kind of a yawn, actually. Want to be impressed, take a look at the 'Before' to this little gem on the right...

100_4157-1.jpg

Sorry, that baby-assed crack on that gold Les Paul ain't nothing.

A link would help....

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That standard used to be a sunburst.

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Another awesome repair!

Thanks again for sharing the pics - seeing workmanship like that in action is incredible.

Just amazing. The best of before and after pictures.

Hamerica

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