Many people ask how to make a neck because they want to build one themselves. I encourage that so I made a video. It is incomplete but shows the steps needed to do it. Over time I will add the remaining steps to the video. When I began I made them 100% with hand tools [...]
Mike Nix playing his Tele with Weston pickups. Mike decided to go with 6105 stainless steel frets and had the work done here at Aperio. It really makes for easy play as his video suggests. Some fine chops there Mike. Thanks.
We have seen a number of discussions on the forums concerning the heel width of Fender necks and what the corresponding width of the pocket in the body is or should be. So what is the official width of the Fender neck heel? It is our opinion that it is 2-3/16" = 2.1875 = 55.5625mm. [...]
Wow, what a guitar! I owned one of these back in the day, cherry red, and lost it in a foolish Marshall amp trade and then sold the head before the boomers turned them into small mountains of gold. I wish I still had either one. This is another of those guitars that is an [...]