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  1. 58 Korina V

    52 Goldtop

    I was wondering if anyone knows what the general height of the strings would be at the bridge of the trapeze tailpiece . Reason being I'm thinking that without resetting the neck their has to be a way to develop a wrap around bridge to have the strings OVER the top like a stud tail and use the...
  2. 58 Korina V

    Physics of the Stradivarius......

    Hey Gang , I thought y'all would get a kick out of this paper on the physics of the Legendary Violin maker . If you think we get kind of deep her talking about that sweet Les Paul tone .. Check this out ... physicsweb.org/article/world/13/4/8 There is also talk of potassium silicate and...
  3. 58 Korina V

    While we're in the control cavity ...

    Hey I hear you guys talk about the Gudeman caps that sound excellent in the tone controls . My question is what type of caps are they ? Paper in oil . polypropelene , mica , polyester ? The old Jensens were made in denmark . That facility has closed and the production is starting again with a...
  4. 58 Korina V

    Korina Les Pauls ?

    I had seen a few Korina Flamed top Les Pauls listed recently . Can anyone tell me about them . I think I remember eyeballing one at the Philadelphia guitar show a few years back . Were they a lighter iced tea burst ? Lighter in regards to weight and of course what is the tone like . TIA david_scott
  5. 58 Korina V

    Leave the aged patina ? or clean it ?

    When I first bought my 30th anniversary Goldtop , I used to really take great care in cleaning it . The more I play it the better it sounds and the ordinary wear is making it look more and more authentic looking . The laquer has ambered and the hazed look on the pickups and stop bar tail looks...
  6. 58 Korina V

    That aged amber glow

    A while ago I had a friend that bought one of those 40th anniversary Les Pauls . Black hardtail 52 style with p-90's and an ebony fingerboard and gold hardware . I liked the way the Factory shot the pickgaurd and covers with amber nitro to give it an old amber patina . My question is ; is their...
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