Classic '58 Exp-Style template set. Also available as a 25.5" bolt-on body.
1/2" MDF with engraved center lines and reference markings.
Requires body blank minimum 23" x 18" (59cm x 46)
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I used this template for a personal build a few months ago. I added a Floyd Rose for some additional awesomeness. Potvin templates are the best (the FR template too)!
If you’re searching around for the best templates/tools you can get to help facilitate your build, this is the place. I have used three of mikes sets so far and even mix and matched. Love them and he is always available for questions. If nothing else it is great to support a good small business.
I am extremely happy with the outcome of the template it will prove to be very beneficial in the building of my new explorer! Thanks Mik for doing such a great job sir!
Have built guitars with other templates before. They never seemed spot on and I always had to tweak them a bit. I had no such problems with this template from Mike. Very accurate and well built. The 1/2 inch MDF is a joy to work with compared to the normally 1/4 inch used. Highly recommend his templates. Worth every penny. I'm actually ordering the Les Paul Special Double cut model as soon as I finish writing this review!
I can tell I'm going to be making an awesome guitar just by the quality of this template. Haha let's hope! Thanks potvin for all your help
Mike made me a set of modified Explorer templates. The accuracy is unbelievable! Working with Mike was a genuine pleasure. I will be recommending him to everyone I know!
I am fairly new to guitar building. I couldn't decide on plans or templates. After asking some advise from Sully I ordered a set of these Explorer templates. Let me tell you, the quality of these things is amazing. The came with centerlines scribed in them already. The dimensions are spot on and the ease of use is great. Mike is a top notch guy, he answered all my questions and made me feel very confident with my purchase. I plan on ordering several other sets from him in the future. If your looking for top quality templates at a great price, then you've come to the right place. A+++++++!