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  • Black limba 7 string guitar (take that B.C. Rich!)

    This one's got a crazy design, metal fans (and anyone else) please enjoy!

    Specs:

    7 String 25.5" scale guitar
    Black limba body
    Quartersawn black walnut neck w/ ebony fretboard, black limba binding, & gold MOP dot inlays
    2 Seymour Duncan Blackout pickups
    Custom killswitch, 3-way switch and push/pull volume to coil tap bridge pickup
    Hipshot locking tuners
    Hipshot 7-string bridge
    Neutrik locking output jack
    Black tusq nut












    More progress pics to come soon!
    Xylem Custom Bass Guitars

  • #2
    the lower horn is kind of out there, but cool idea
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    • #3
      Here are some more progress pics. The neck was glued into the body a couple of weeks ago, I should have finished pics of the guitar soon.










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      • #4
        That is awsome!

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        • #5
          That black limba is hot!
          Hold mah beer an' watch this!

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          • #6
            That is a kickass design!
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            • #7
              damn, you could hang like 8 shirts from that thing

              just joking, that looks cool as hell and that wood is
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              • #8
                damn, you could hang like 8 shirts from that thing


                Maybe a couple of ties too

                Thanks for the compliments guys! I'll be posting more images soon.
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                • #9
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                  • #10
                    This should be good! I havent seen anyone do a 7 string build on HC...i cant wait to see how this turns out!
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                    • #11
                      I've got a few more images of the guitar for you guys here...











                      I'll be installing frets and applying the finish this week (if my load of repair jobs permits). I should get those pics up soon!
                      Xylem Custom Bass Guitars

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                      • #12
                        Looks amazing! What kind of bridge is going on that thing? Tune-o-matic or fixed?
                        Pronounced: (zahn . tore)

                        My Happy Family consisting of:
                        Carvin DC 127
                        Dean Vendetta 2.0
                        Dean VNXM 7 String
                        BSX "The Beast"
                        BSX GFS Custom V







                        Originally Posted by Reignman


                        Don't get me started.......

                        Axl Rose?.....I've taken wet ****************s more musical than him.

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                        • #13
                          oh mercy!!!! this will be epic. keep it up!
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                          • #14
                            That neck heel is really slick.
                            Hold mah beer an' watch this!

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                            • #15
                              Gorgeous wood. Cool build!

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