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My 52 (convert or to convert 2)


Active member
Mar 31, 2010
He's saying it would not require a neck reset, therefore it would not mess with the original finish.

A neck reset would make the P-90's need to be shimmed even higher, too.

It sure looks and sounds like it plays great with the Mojo Axe bridge. Therefore, I would leave it be. But that is JMHO.

A low profile wrap around would be the least intrusive mod, though. I would most certainly seek out someone who absolutely knows what they are doing.

I think drilling out the neck for reset destroys one of the most important original aspects of a vintage guitar. Again, JMHO.


Les Paul Forum Member
Aug 5, 2002
I would go the mojoaxe option. I like to restore them or keep them as original as possible.