Travis Bean Guitars - Unofficial Guitar Resource - Header




» Home
» About
» Blog
» Donate
» Database
» Videos
» Market
» Classifieds
» FAQ
» History
» Photo Gallery
» Repair
» Join
» Contact
» FaceBook



» Join
» Login



» General Discussion
» Beans For Sale
» Mods/Repairs
» Website Discussion
» Forum Rules




»  Made In Canada
»  Mountain Witch
»  godspeed you black emperor!
»  Radiozoom
»  Triple Lo-Fi
»  View All Bands

TravisBeanGuitars.com
Privacy Policy
Terms & Conditions
© 2001 - 2021


  Rattlesnake Cable Company - High Quality Instrument Cables - Made in Montana
Forum :: Beans For Sale

Due to abuse - forum is closed and in archive mode only

Black Bean For Sale Soon

  Return to forum index
 Author  Message
Greg Bailey

PostPosted: 04/24/2007 at 1:23 PM    Post subject: Black Bean For Sale Soon link

HI!
I'll be selling a black Travis Bean Standard reprodution guitar soon. This one has no original parts on it, I even made the body. I made this body to accept regular humbucker pickups because TB pickups are impossible to find, so I wanted it possible for someone to change pickups at will. See what you think of it. I have a picture of what it looks like so far, it's not quite finished yet.

http://www.baileycustomguitar.com/

Thanks,
Greg

Back to top


Disclosure: Any links to eBay or Amazon.com are affiliate links. Affiliate links may provide commission payments to the site based on purchases.

sol

PostPosted: 04/24/2007 at 1:42 PM    Post subject: RE:Black Bean For Sale Soon link

Sweet...

What kind of wood did you use for the body? Is it a thicker or thinner Bean body? CNC or handcarved?

Back to top


Greg Bailey

PostPosted: 04/24/2007 at 2:13 PM    Post subject: RE:Black Bean For Sale Soon link

HI,

The body is Poplar, 1 3/8" thick and It wasn't CNC, I used a mill for most of the cutting, like for the receiver, bridge, pickups, etc. I used a hand router to do the edges and stuff. I made the neck to fit one of the original Travis Bean bodies that I have and in turn made this body fit that neck.

Thanks,
Greg

Back to top


Save Up to $75 Instantly at MusiciansFriend.com
Due to abuse - forum is closed and in archive mode only

  Return to forum index