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How long did it take Tom Murphy to age a guitar?

Red Tuxedo

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I've tried a search but it's hard to set the parameters to what may have given me an answer.

Does anyone know how long it took TM to age a guitar? From lite aging to heavy?

I could see a master doing a lite in an hour or so, and a heavy take 6+... maybe I'm way off.
 

F-Hole

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Depends how busy or responsive the subcontractors are.
 

Red Tuxedo

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Depends how busy or responsive the subcontractors are.
Yeah, I'm talking about before Labs. I don't blame him for teaching others how to do his thing. There will be some shining stars coming out of that. Gibson is taking a page out of Fender's Master Built book...

But that doesn't answer the question.
 

gmann

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All that aside, I’m curious as to how long something like that might take.
 
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