Sighting down the length of a fretboard. Blowing the wood shavings from a newly drilled hole. The smell of a hot soldering iron. The 60 Hz hum that ends with the distinctive crackle as you plug your cable into the guitar. The first satisfying “kerrang” as you roll the volume up.

You love to build guitars. You love to play guitars. You love to talk guitars.

So do we.

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