Category Archives: Re-Fret

1964 Gibson Thunderbird Bass Restoration

Here is an abused Gibson Thunderbird bass that is finally back to its original glory!  Improved even!  Follow the process to see what we did! This bass came in having a poor natural refinish, a headstock that had been thinned … Continue reading

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1958 Fender Telecaster Finish Repair and New Frets

Here’s  a great example of a very loved 58′ Tele!  They loved it so much that they even painted hearts on it!  Someone years ago painted hearts, spades, and binding on this beautiful telecaster!   After carefully scraping away the … Continue reading

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A Pair of 1965 Gibson ES-335’s for New Frets

Here’s an amazing example of two near twins but couldn’t be more different.  Both of these guitars came in the same week for new frets.  One with a factory Bigsby and clean as a whistle.  The other must have been … Continue reading

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