Ken Francis

@FrancisGuitars

Building custom guitars, parts and accessories, using Canadian product and local manufacturing processes.

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Backside showing some flame ; ]

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her backside photo ; ]

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I think ill use this shot for my profile for a bit, what do you think? I like ; ]

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Aluminum 3\32 tig welding rod for position markers, that was the reason for the extended drill bits.

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#tigwelded extensions on 3/32 drill bits ; ]

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#Bronze inserted inside #aluminum tubing, the end result should be striking. Still have to sand the #fretboard : ]

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Outer shell of #aluminum in position. : ]

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My choice of marker materials, trying to create a multicolour dot from #metal .

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#customguitar all laid out waiting for position markers.

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This may be the most imporant #tool when shaping a #custom guitar neck.Both really. : ]

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Some of the #tools needed for hand carving a #custom neckthrough #guitar neck.

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Mother nature wins again, booked this spalt only to find worm holes down one side, yea or ney , i think it's good.

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#Custom #waterjet thrustwashers for compression #trussrods. (say that 3 times) : )

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just designed a steel strap to help with clamping, prototype number 1, still needs work but saved my ass : )

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Added #flamemaple wings and cherry #veneers to the #headstock of the #custom #neckthrough #guitar .

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These are some #quiltedmaple #fretboard blanks.

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Here's a piece of #firewood that I #bookmatched, it's #spalted and Fflamed.

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My next build..#custom #neckthrough #spaltedmapletop .

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my #guitar #press in action

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