Monthly Archive for: ‘October, 2011’

J Bass 568x240

J Bass Build Update

Having built basses for Overwater for nearly 20 years, I’ve tended to shy away from the bass world as far as my own work goes, with only a limited number of instruments made. This is the first in a number of years and as such I guess a prototype. Evolving from the well known ‘J’ theme, it’s a 5 string …

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Custom T 568x240

Custom ‘T’ Build Progress

Work on the custom “Tele” style guitar has been progressing, with the body cut out and finished today. All thats needed now is the holes drilled for the relevant electrics and, final sanding and spraying prep work. The body may look like it’s one piece but it is made up from two pieces of light weight Swamp Ash. Custom ‘T’ …

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Lil '58 ten years old - Williams Guitars

Work in Progress

It’s been a busy time recently, with a bit of workshop reorganisation, wood sourcing and some design time. Work has started on two commissioned guitars, a Lil’58 which will be black and ivoroid bound with bound rosewood board and, a custom 25″ scale ‘Tele Delux’ style guitar in Swamp Ash which will be loaded with a pair of Bare Knuckle …

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