Fixing a badly chipped fretboard on a '52 Les Paul

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Issue 306 May 31, 2018


OUCH! Somebody really yanked the frets out of this 1952 Gibson Les Paul. Dan Erlewine and Paul Lampley repair these potholes with super glue and rosewood dust.

About the guitar in this video: This is a very early Les Paul from 1952!

 
In this Trade Secrets video:
  • Dan's puff bottle for delicate glue acceleration
  • Saved sawdust comes to the rescue
  • Adding super glue in stages
  • Check out the Glue Looper

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