if you sand the existing covers and dump them in coffee it should age them a bit i think
not sure how well it works id do a sample test first, tea might work too
reverse electro plating were need pics
Just play it wearing a studded belt and throw it in a cheap flight case after every gig. It worked for me and my old strat copy
one directional... ?
How do your neighbors feel about your stress management ? Cats also tend to hate it !Chris
I suggest you look into a guitar pod... at least then you can play with headphones, and get some pretty good sound!
Argh my iPods not showing me the pics lol, I want to try building an OD pedal one day
im pretty sure i have an old humbucker you can have if you want it paul? also did the coffee work?
there s a website somewhere with loads of relic-ing tips but i just cant think of it at the moment ill try sending it off at the weekend if i can find it and all that jazz
It's funny reading this discussion, as the very thought of scratching my Les Paul causes me to panic, let alone wilfully "distressing" it I used to have a Les Paul copy though which had a multi-coloured, dribbled paint effect - that was quite cool - not sure where that went actually, I seem to remember giving it to someone