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Whip tip tips!


Issue 220 July 03, 2014



Whip tips are for pinpoint gluing. These are skinny little tube-tips, but sometimes you want them even skinnier. Elliot John-Conry of EJC Guitars squashes, cuts and modifies tips and pipettes to get drops of super glue and accelerator exactly where he wants them.
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blankIn this Trade Secrets Video:
  • checkmarkSmashing: fret bending pliers make a small tip even smaller
  • checkmarkCutting: lopping off pipette bulbs creates extra-long whip tips
  • checkmarkSpraying: filling replacement glue bottles with accelerator
  • checkmarkInventing: a neat idea for tool handles from Frank Ford (Mr. Frets.com)

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