MountainCaster: A Tele guitar build

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This article describes the build I did in the spring of 2019 to assemble and customize a kit from BYO guitars.  What I was going for with this kit is to create a vintage telecaster/broadcaster with a customized motif. No crap parts or other compromises. I didn't want to spend a huge amount of time building it so a kit was a great way to jumpstart the process.  Still in all I spent about two months getting it all done and tuned up. I'm a big Leslie West fan so that is what inspired the custom pickguard and why I gave it the name:

"MountainCaster"

 

Parts List and links

BYO guitar kit contained

  • Mahogany body (One Piece) with tummy cut and frontal electronics bay
  • Byrds eye maple neck with cream binding
  • Grover locking machine heads
  • All black hardware
  • Babicz full contact bridge 
  • Seymour Duncan Broadcaster single coil pickups
  • 250K volume and tone pots.

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