F-20 Pickguard Poll

Pickguard style

  • Vintage tortoise look

    Votes: 6 42.9%
  • Firestripe

    Votes: 1 7.1%
  • Custom/other

    Votes: 3 21.4%
  • Trim an available Guild guard to original 50’s shape

    Votes: 4 28.6%

  • Total voters
    14

GuildyAsHell

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My rebuild project is about to be completed. The original pickguard couldn’t be used. If it was your guitar, AND you didn’t care about originality, AND you realize the soundhole is larger than original, what would you choose for a pickguard? Options, makers, and all opinions welcome.
 

GuildyAsHell

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I’m mainly a strummer and my wife and kids will likely learn on this guitar so…pickguard.
 

SFIV1967

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I liked the original shape:

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I probably would play with some cardboard templates and see what the best shape is with the slightly larger diameter rosette. I still think you could recreate something similar to the original shape.

Ralf
 
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