20 Apr. 1983|
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I used a woodstain made by a company called Feast and Watson as a tinter in the lacquer (I've used it in nitro and auto acrylic).
With that in mind, once my remaining stock of F&W red stain is used, I will get the Stewmac stuff. The wine red is a transparent burgundy (though it can look pretty light sometimes, depending on the top of the guitar.
Red dyes used on guitars have obviously improved quite a bit in terms of stability since then.
As you can see, the '68, which began life looking like the guitar on the left, is now actually closer in color to the guitar on the right.