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  FEATURE vintage guitar Info articles
  The following articles are on some subject relating to vintage guitars, and currently are not published anywhere else (though I am trying to get them published). They are here for your enjoyment. New articles will be added periodically. All articles copyrighted.
  The Gibson PAF Pickup and M-69 Rings.
Lots of pictures and history of the world's first humbucker pickup.
  The Switchcraft Switch Tip.
Lots of pictures of a small but important part of may vintage Gibson (and other maker's) guitars.
  Seth E. Lover Interview, 1978.
S.Duncan interview of Seth Lover on the Gibson Humbucking pickup.
  Kluson tuners from the late 1940s to the late 1960s.
Lots of pictures of showing Kluson tuners used on Gibson and Fender guitars.
  Tadeo Gomez Rememberence.
An article about Tadeo Gomez, the premier Fender craftsmen of the 1950s.
  Inside a 1958 Fender Jazzmaster.
This highly graphic page shows in detail the inside of a 1958 Fender Jazzmaster (first year of production for this model).
  Inside a 1954 Fender Stratocaster.
This highly graphic page shows in detail the inside of a 1954 Fender Stratocaster (first year of production for this model).
  Fender Custom Colors: Color Confusion.
Lots of info on Fender custom colors from the 1950's and 1960's.
  Gibson Custom Colors: Color Confusion (continued).
Lots of info on Gibson custom colors from the 1960's, especially on the Firebird series.
  Dating Vintage Guitars and Amps by Source-Date Code.
Can't find any info to date a less-popular brand of guitar or amp you own? Try this method.
  Vintage Fender Guitar Pickup Specs and Info.
Construction methods and techniques on older Fender pickups.
  Collecting Hofner vintage guitars.
Interesting reading on this little-known German brand.
  misc INFO
how to contact me with questions, comments and vintage guitars for sale.


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