Expert repair of '53 Fender Telecaster
This is an original 1953 Telecaster that someone routed holes in. Looks like it was modified to hold a Bigsby vibrato. Dan Erlewine replaces the missing wood with a darned good match so this guitar can go back on the vintage market.
About the guitar in this video: This Tele body is from 1953. In order to sell the guitar, the owner wants to restore it to nearly-original condition.
Swamp Ash Body Blank
Clear Pickguard Material
Behlen Ground Hide Glue
Behlen Behkol Solvent
ColorTone Blonde Lacquer