Resurrecting A Hopelessly Damaged Gibson LG-2: Part 4

Hey there readers! I return with another article about the twists and turns of the restoration of the Gibson LG-2. If you haven't yet read the first three parts of this series, I suggest you read through them now to see how we got here! The first article in the series is available … [Read more...]

Resurrecting a Hopelessly Damaged Gibson Lg-2: Part 3

  This article is part three in an ongoing series about repairing a severely damaged vintage Gibson LG-2. Please read parts one and two before reading this part, so you can appreciate how we got here. As you know, we left off last time needing to buy some materials and think for a … [Read more...]

Resurrecting a Hopelessly Damaged Gibson Lg-2: Part 2

In my last article, I detailed how I came to own a severely damaged Gibson Lg-2, and attempted to describe the extent of its damage. I also tried to anticipate the repairs that would have to do to get this particular guitar back into some semblance of playing condition. In this article, I will … [Read more...]

Resurrecting a Hopelessly Damaged Gibson Lg-2: Part 1

Recently, I had a guitar land on bench that was extremely damaged, to the point that the previous owner couldn't afford to repair it. It seemed a shame to let this 60+ year go to waste, so I bought it and decided to document the EXTENSIVE repair process in a multi-part article. What follows is an … [Read more...]