Category Archives: General musings

Christmas 2018 Last Posting Dates

Shipping Cut-Off Dates Please remember that no service is 100% guaranteed and cut-off time for same day shipping may be earlier than usual depending on order volume. Order as early as possible to avoid delays or disappointment. I will be … Continue reading

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Progress On CITES Rosewood Regulations

According to this article an agreement has been reached which could see musical instruments exempted from the CITES II environmental safeguards. Assuming the proposal is accepted it won’t become law until September 2019 and we probably won’t know the exact … Continue reading

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So…what’s been going on?

Not much really. Hence the lack of posts/updates. Sorry! A couple of new items that were due recently have been delayed a little… The only real updates for now are the restocking of┬ádouble wafer 5 way superswitches and upgrading the … Continue reading

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Hosco Rosewood Necks Are Back In Stock

Remember I said a shipment left Japan before the hardware shipment and was MIA? Well it arrived the following day. I’ll spare you the details of the delay but suffice to say I have instructed Hosco to not use TNT … Continue reading

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Hosco Alder Stratocaster Bodies

A few days behind schedule but I have now uploaded the pictures of the new batch of alder Stratocaster bodies from Hosco. You can find links to pictures of each body (including weights) here. A few more Teles will be … Continue reading

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One Piece Swamp Ash Bodies Now In Stock!

That’s right! These were in the missing box from the Hosco shipment and showed up looking all sheepish yesterday. Both Stratocaster and Telecaster are available and you can find links to pictures (including weights) of each body here. There’s some … Continue reading

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Another Bank Holiday?

Yes, yes it is. Monday is a Bank Holiday in England and Wales (celebrating our pagan origins) so I will not be dispatching orders now until Tuesday. Better have them here than sitting in a Royal Mail warehouse for an … Continue reading

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Nitro Relic Bodies Teaser

Here is a sneak peak at the next batch of nitro finished relic bodies coming my way, once again finished by SC Relics. Due in 4-5 weeks the plan is for light ageing, however if you want to reserve a … Continue reading

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Allparts Update (TMO-FAT in Stock!)

A shipment of TMO-FAT arrived yesterday. Stocks are very limited so get one while you can. I also still have a selection of flamed roasted fat Tele necks too. I am told the new rosewood shipment is due end of … Continue reading

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Bye bye 2017!

Well it has been another interesting year and I hope 2018 brings more of the same! Many thanks to all my customers and I look forward to continuing to enable your tinkering addictions in 2018. I am taking tomorrow off … Continue reading

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