1943 Gibson L-50 Re-fret

Fret Work
Creating a radius to match fingerboard

This 1943 Gibson L-50 arch-top acoustic got new frets, a fingerboard level, 12th fret inlay, 70’s Les Paul tuners, a string nut made from Fossilized Walrus Ivory, and a split in the back repaired.

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    Re-fret
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    fret removal
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    fingerboard work
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    Proper Radius
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    trim & file edges
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    taped off for fretwork
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    finished re-fret
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