Relicing the Back of a Guitar Neck with Shoe Polish

Ok, so I thought while I was waiting for the PUP covers to age with my little UV experiment, I would try my hand at relicing the back of a guitar neck with shoe polish. I wanted that real aged look to the sanded parts, specifically on this post, the back of the neck, and the only thing I could think of that would do the job was shoe polish of all things.

Here’s a video explaining what I am doing and a small sample of the result. Sorry about the dodgy recording, I am filming straight from my laptop and I am finding it really hard to get a decent shot while I am working and filming at the same time….

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Here’s the pics I mentioned in the video.

Relicing the Back of a Guitar Neck with Shoe Polish

Relicing the Back of a Guitar Neck with Shoe Polish

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Relicing the Back of a Guitar Neck with Shoe Polish -2

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Relicing the Back of a Guitar Neck with Shoe Polish -3

I’ll do another post soon with pictures of the finger marks I made on the fretboard using the rag and cotton bud dipped in acetone. Stay Tuned.

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