Olympic White “62” Jaguar. Upgraded specification

Sometimes, trying to capture the intrinsic character of a particular instrument is more rewarding than merely grafting on the latest and greatest upgrades. In some ways, retro-fitting a standard type bridge to my Jaguar, might be seen as a step backwards. But with a Fender Mute, Flatwound strings and a bit of a tweak to the geometry - I think I've brought it closer to it's 60's roots.

Kurt Cobain “Jag-Stang”. (Slow) progress.

Time goes by so slow... or so it seems sometimes. Obviously - some projects take time to assemble a sort of "critical mass" of componentry. Working with Fender parts can be a time-consuming thing for us "Limeys" - what with waiting for shipping and the inevitable customs clearances. Plus - I have to spin on a limited budget. Nevertheless - bits for the JagStang are beginning to roll in...