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Making Your Own Instrument Cables – Part 2

Updated Information I had a chance to go through another instrument cable crafting session and used the traditional method for clamping the ground lug to the cable and shielding braid this time.¬† This method makes for a stronger connection since the lug is clamping to the tough outer insulator of the cable instead of the […]

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Relining a Guitar Case

Overview Relining a guitar case can be a lot of work, but don’t let that scare you off. The results can be worth it as you are about to see. I recently bought an old 1986 Ibanez RG530 Roadstar II. It came in a generic TKL chip board case. These cases aren’t that great but […]

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Ibanez RX170 Project

Ibanez RX170 Rebuild Project ¬†Some Background This Ibanez RX170 is another guitar a friend of mine wants worked on. (Same friend that owns the RG470) This is a real low quality guitar from Ibanez’s Korean made RX series back in the 90s. This is an RX 170, featuring an all maple neck and plywood body. […]

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