This 52-57 conversion started froma 1952 Goldtop that had no breaks or repairs. It is loaded with lots of original and 50’s parts. Guitar weighs 8 lbs. 13 oz.
Rework tenon/Neck Pocket (Hideglue & Mahogany shim)
Pull Body Binding Back/Change NeckAngle to 4 Degrees/Reglue Binding
Reset Neck With Hide Glue
Plug P90 Routes/Route For Humbuckers
Strip & Refinish With CorrectGold/nitro finish/Aging (By Historic Makeovers)
1" Vintage steel stud inserts/ 1-1/2" Vintage spec Nickel studs
Callaham ABR1 bridge / TonePro Featherweight Tailpiece
Early Pat # Humbucker pickups withPAF Bobbins (Same as a PAF)
1953 Volume Pots with OriginalBumble Bee caps
Thro Bak Rings / RS Aged Knobs /Switch Ring / JamCity Pickguard / Refret
Original Parts Include: Backplates, Truss Rod Cover, Kluson Tuners, Switch, Catlin Switch Tip,Harness, Pickguard Bracket, Strap Buttons, HS Case
Includes Both COA’s from JamCity & Historic Makeovers
* $4K less without the pickups*
* $1,000. Next Day Shipping & Insurance to Lower 48 states *
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I pack all items as if I were shipping them to myself. I use UPS as my carrier and have never had any items damaged in shipping.