The Les Paul Junior debuted 2 years after the original Les Paul was introduced. The Junior was targeting beginning guitar students with its flat-top Mahogany body and single P-90 pickup controlled with simple tone and volume controls. Neck decoration consisted of simple dot inlays and the same stoptail bridge that was used on the Les Paul was used.
If this is your first venture into guitar building, this is a excellent plan to start with. You will learn the basics of guitar building while not getting too involved in complicated joinery, arched tops etc.
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The following tabs detail what you will receive with our Solid Body Electric Guitar Plan #13:
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Scale: 24.75" (628.7mm) Single Cutaway Body Body Maximum Length = 17.33" (440.1mm) Body Maximum Width = 13.03" (330.9mm) Body Thickness = (45mm) 1-3/4" Number of Frets = 22 Nut Width = 1.69" (42.9mm) Fretboard Width at 22nd Fret = 2.22" (57.3mm) Fretboard Maximum Thickness = 1/4" (6.35mm) Fretboard Radius = 12" (304.8mm) Neck Reinforcement = 18" Dual Action Adjustable Truss Rod with Hex Nut. Adjustable at Headpiece Neck Attachment: Mortise & Tenon Joint - Glued Peghead Type: Standard Les Paul Type. 12.9 Degree Angle Tuning Machines: Gotoh SD90 3+3 - Perloid Keystone Bridge: SG Jr. Vintage Wrap-Around Bridge & Stop Body: 1-3/4” (45mm) Honduras Mahogany Neck: Honduras Mahogany Fretboard: Ebony or East Indian Rosewood
Number of Pickups: 1 Bridge Pickup: Based on Seymour Duncan Antiquity P90 w/ Dog Ear Cover Tone Controls: (1) Pot Volume Controls: (1) Pot Jack: Standard Side Mounted 1/4" Mono Phone Plug w/ Jack Plate
Solid Body Guitar Plan #13 Plan Content:
Guitar Plan Showing Top of Entire Guitar, Inc. Fretboard & Headpiece Guitar Back View Guitar Left Side View Guitar Front View - Cut Through Neck Looking at Cutaway Lateral Section Through Body Longitudinal Section Through Body, Neck & Peghead Neck Sections @ 1st, 6th and 12th Frets Body Cavity Layout Showing all Routed Cavities for Pickups, Wiring, Controls Etc. Detailed Wiring Diagram Fret Spacing Table
The Included Template Sheet provides you with the following template layouts:
Body + Cavity Routing Template for Body Shape, Pickup and Control Cavities, Wiring Channels Neck Profile & Plan Incl. Headpiece & Tuner Layouts Pickguard, Electronic Cavity Cover Plates, Truss Rod Plate Routing Templates Fretboard Routing Template, Incl. Fret Positions and Fretboard Radius Guides