Quick update just to let you know we’ve added a new Epiphone FT-45 repair blog. This one is called Repair Blog #2: Planning & Pulling Apart. It also contains useful stuff on neck resets and what can be done if your guitar develops a belly.
Hello, and welcome back to our repair blog covering the fix-up of this 50-year-old Epiphone FT-45 Cortez. Last time round, we inspected the guitar for problems that we need to address. This edition, I’ll discuss the line we’re going to tread between repair and restoration. Then we’ll get started in earnest by pulling off all those bits we’re going […]
Just added a nice 2001 Fender Standard Strat to the store. It’s in great condition and plays like a dream! What more could you ask for?! Watch this space for more exciting things in the coming few days!
We’ve added the first of our repair blogs. This million part (we’ll see) series will cover the repair and restoration of a 1960’s Epiphone FT-45 Corvez. It is called #1: Inspection. We’re in the process of adding more products to the site, and we will have some more second-hand instruments for you soon! Don’t forget […]
This is the first in a new series of repair blogs dealing with this: This is an Epiphone FT-45 Corvez from the early 1960s, built in the same Kalamazoo factory as Gibsons of the era. It has mahogany back and sides, x-bracing, and a Sitka spruce top. It should have a screen printed Epiphone logo on […]
Yes, indeed: a new year, a new website! That’s the old saying. And if it’s not, it soon will be. We’re in the process of adding more stuff to the shop, and we have lots of exciting things in the works. Like what? Well! Repair blogs (maybe videos if I can work out how to […]
Hello, chums! As you can see we’re currently developing our new site. Normal service will be resumed shortly.