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Have been very busy with orders since the start of the New Year, which is great. Things that are going well at the moment are smaller hardware items like control plates and neck plates. Prices for these start at £70 for a control plate – these are hand cut from thicker nickel sheet (or brass, […]

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Haven’t posted for a little while – been very busy!   Lots of pics to show. First a 335 scratchplate in brass for John Green, with a new roses pattern, quite a light patination on this one, but it enhances the pattern so much better. The build is by Andy Avison at Nottingham City Guitars […]

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Apologies for not having updated the website in a while! I’m pleased that I was finally able to fulfill a desire I’ve had from when Custom Cool Etch was started – I had always wanted to make a full – face metal scratchplate, and set myself the challenge of having it ready for the Northern […]

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My latest work – a set of hand-made ‘plates for Ally Lee’s Firebird. I think they look pretty good, and so does he. These are in aluminium to echo the original ‘plates, with the KSVT lettering nestling amidst a slightly distressed sugar skulls and roses pattern. I have also included the original logo on the […]

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Many apologies for not updating the site to say we are not attending the South of England Guitar Show today. This is due to unforeseen circumstances – we would love to be there, but just can’t make it. You can still go and have fun without us! Have just checked out our mention in 4.52am […]

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