Vintage "Green23" Guards
New for June 23 our "Green23" Guard...amazing close to the old Fender Celluloid/Nitrate Guards! The best Green guard (ABS) we've ever had...great Specs, Color, Vintage Bevel, different deep countersunk holes for Pickups and mounting Screws, smooth bevel, light opac toplayer and ligther color bottom like the real deal!
About our ageing...we ageing guitar parts for nearly 30 years! Our guards are carefully prepared before we start the ageing process...bevel get smooth nice worn-in look and feel, most guards have the typical (Similated not real broken) crack at neckpickup hole, semigloss Nitrate style Bevel, and finally a not overdone ageing! We dont scratch surface of your guards like most other builders do, because it doesn't looks authentic! Check the pictures and you will see our details of ageing.
just great...Vitnage Bevel
Our new "Green23" Guards have a nice Vintage Bevel ) thicker Black Middles layer and a smooth Topbevel with nice worn-in feel (Light rounded) Bottom color is a touch lighter like the okd ones
its all about the details!
Standard Guards (Bottom) have a hard bevel at toplayer...our "Green23" Guards have a smooth worn-in feel bevel and the typical light bleeding look of the old Guards (meaning the toplayer when guleing with the black middle layer have a light bleeding/mix color effect!
You often see on old Fenders
A nice details we use on our "Green23" Guards is the slighly yellow discoloration at the pickuproutings! We simiulated this nice details which looks grear...also we add some "DIRT" around the routing and pickups counter sunk holes!
...we take care about details!
Simulated Crack and Countersunk Holes
..our crack is just simulated- its no real crack! Scoop most have wear sign of srewdriver when Neck was setup...Countersunk holes are different deep for Pickup and Mopunting Screws..if you check other guards ava. at the market you will see that most holes have same size!...and some has Non-Countersunk holes for Pickups! Thats the different between up and others! We take care about those details!