Category Archives: Fender La Cabronita Modifications

Tweaking the Fender La Cabronita.

Sion’s La Cabronita mods

Sion has sent me an email detailing the steps he took to get his 2012 Fender La Cabronita set up correctly with the help of one of my aged hipshot style bridges and an Allparts bone nut. Thanks Sion! I … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Fender La Cabronita Modifications | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Confirmation of Thinline La Cabronita bridge compatibility

This morning I received confirmation from Greg in Australia that our Hipshot Style bridge will fit a 2013 Thinline! He has a 2013 Shoreline Gold Thinline and changed the bridge. Greg says “Here’s my Shoreline Gold Thinline Cab with your … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Fender La Cabronita Modifications, Product updates, Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

More details on the La Cabronita bridge story…

EDIT>>Click here for a scale diagram of the layout of the mount and string-through holes that you can print out to compare with your guitar. Back in August I asked if anyone could confirm the bridge/string through specs on the … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Fender La Cabronita Modifications | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Fender La Cabronita Thinline / Squier La Cabronita owners – a request!

With the introduction of the new La Cabronita models from Fender and Squier I am trying to get some solid information regarding the bridges/string spacing. A couple of posts on TDPRI suggest that the Thinline has in fact through holes … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Fender La Cabronita Modifications, Product updates | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Push / Push pot La Cabronita mod

The first of the new products to be put into use on one of my guitars is a 500k linear* push/push pot. I have been waiting for these to arrive to use on my La Cabronita S1 switch alternative wiring. … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Fender La Cabronita Modifications, Product updates | Tagged , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Fender La Cabronita Bridge Swap

The La Cabronita model introduced by Fender in August has been quite a hit, which is no surprise. A very cool looking and sounding guitar that a lot of players have been lusting after for a while. However there are … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Fender La Cabronita Modifications | Tagged , , , , , , | 20 Comments

La Cabronita S1 switch alternative wiring

The La Cabronita Especial from Fender has gone through a few changes since its launch. It started off as a Custom Shop Limited Edition, then a more “affordable” version was introduced as part of Fender’s “Telebration” series, and now finally … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Fender La Cabronita Modifications, General musings, Project builds | Tagged , , , | 12 Comments